News Story

News Story

Action Bronson
June 1, 2015
by David Farrell

The Queens NYC rapper will be missing in action at NXNE’s planned Dundas Square free concert on June 21st.

Sam Smith
June 1, 2015
by David Farrell

In the Lonely Hour, ranks with the Beatles' debut, Please Please Me, with 51 weeks in the top 5 on the British albums chart.

Somy's Doug Morris
June 1, 2015
by David Farrell

SONY MUSIC CEO and chairman Doug Morris is reported to have signed a two-year deal worth up to US$20M annually with a base guarantee of $17M.

Drake
June 1, 2015
by David Farrell

DRAKE is reportedly mulling a deal worth US$19M to commit to various Apple projects including guest DJ'ing on iTunes Radio.

Harvey Goldsmith
June 1, 2015
by David Farrell

Storied British music promoter claims the festival age is over because there aren’t enough bands that have the stature to draw crowds to huge events such as Glastonbury.

Universal Sony Warner
June 1, 2015
by David Farrell

THE 3 MAJOR LABELS — Sony, Warner, and Universal — could be facing class action lawsuits involving non-payment of streaming advances to artists, according to Digital Music News.

Joni Mitchell
June 1, 2015
by David Farrell

Joni Mitchell has been moved to a rehab facility in LA to further treatment for a brain aneurysm she suffered in March, according to a report.

Ian Thomas
June 1, 2015
by David Farrell

18 year-old Euro pop sensation “discovered” by the Wilhelmina modeling agency at the Coachella Festival this year. 

May 29, 2015
by David Farrell

The Weeknd posts a new video for "The Hills" that suggests many different things, including some sort of meltdown or retribution of some kind. Can you figure it out?

Action Bronson
May 28, 2015
by David Farrell

Festival MD Sara Peel released a statement yesterday defending the 315-pound Albanian American rapper booked for a June 21st Dundas Square freebie concert, but City Hall says not so fast.

May 25, 2015
by David Farrell

Led Zeppelin has stood accused of nicking licks and melodies from a wide assortment of American bluesmen and now the band's most iconic song is in dispute.