ASCAP Sues 10 Music Venues For Not Being Licensed To Play Music

ASCAP has filed 10 separate legal actions against bars and restaurants nationwide,  alleging the unauthorized public performance of its members’ copyrighted songs. 

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Jimmy Iovine And The Myth Of The Male Music Fan

In this article, Kelsey Butterworth takes a closer look at Jimmy Iovine's recent and unfortunate bout of mansplaining, an incident which offers some insight into several much larger issues regarding women. Continue reading

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This Week In Music Commentary

This week in the world of music commentary, SONGS CEO Matt Pincus weighs in on why a two-class system would be harmful to the music industry as a whole, we. Continue reading

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Watch Jimmy Iovine Insult Half Of All Apple Music Customers [VIDEO]

Apple Music executive Jimmy Iovine is now apologizing after he said that he "always knew that women find it very difficult at times – some women – to find music.. Continue reading

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Apple Music Changes Course: New Ad Praises Computer Generated Playlists Over Human Curation [VIDEO]

"Music needs curation," said Jimmy Iovine and humans – whether Beats 1 DJ's or 1000's of hand-crafted playlists – are at the core of Apple Music. But, perhaps acknowledging competitors. Continue reading

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Midem Names Artist Accelerator Shortlist

International music industry convention Midem is taking a page from the tech playbook as it broadens its outreach to the artist community with the creation of  the Midem Artist Accelerator.

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Beck’s Grammy Award Winning Album ‘Morning Phase’ Is Just $1 On Google Play

Not everyone thought Beck should win the "Best Album" Grammy for "Morning Phase," but its hard not to deny it is a good album.  And since its one of the. Continue reading

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Universal Music Launches Lawsuit Against Companies Distributing Mixtapes To Prisoners

Universal Music filed a complaint with the US district court in California against companies advertising and distributing care packages to prisoners that include unauthorized mixtapes of their artists in 40. Continue reading

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Music Marketing News: Joe Nichols, Mary J. Blige, Sara Bareilles, Alize Mix Squad & More

A roundup of the latest promotions and deals in the world of music branding and marketing. Dunkin' Donuts and Joe Nichols are crosspromoting with Nichols appearing live on Dunkin' Donuts. Continue reading

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