Headlines From Around The Web

More news, features and opinion pieces we found surfing the web that we think you may wish to know about.

US court rules remastered songs get brand new copyright: Decision means record labels can now avoid public domain issues by "remastering" old works and getting a new copyright that will last for another 95 years -- Hypebot

Is CTV killing Canada AM or just rebranding? It's a moot question now but this article does a good job of answering why Bell Media decided to kill the news & natter in favour of a lifestyle magazine format -- Canadian Press

Problem facing Canadian media go beyond the loss of Canada AM: U prof opines shareholder equity trumps public interest in programming decisions -- Huffington Post 

The top pop stars of the past 103 years come to life: Under three-minute video begins with Joe “King” Oliver and then works through the likes of Frank Sinatra, Elvis, and Macko, before reaching modern-day stars Kanye West and Justin Bieber -- Vanity Fair

Digitizing the music industry's data: The problem has been absorbing and processing the data but now Kobalt and DistroKid offer technology solutions and transarency -- A Journal of Musical Things

Kris Kristofferson at 80: Songwriter looks back on a celebrated career -- Rolling Stone

Millennials use radio less, smartphones more, than older groups (Nielsen): There are some consistent moves across the age groups. One is a small but consistent decline in time spent listening to AM/FM radio -- RAIN

Neil Young and Promise of the Real review – rocking down the nature trail: In an increasingly rousing show in Glasgow, the grizzled cat in the hat spans five decades with thunderous, heartfelt pleas to save the planet -- The Guardian

 

 

 

 

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