Free Music with Nokia and UMG

Cellphone giant Nokia has struck a deal with Universal Music Group to offer buyers of Nokia music phones free access to Universal artist’s music for…

Taking on the RIAA

In the wake of an industry turned upside down, everyone is twiddling his or her thumbs, impatiently awaiting music’s next featured product. As Steve Job’s…

Time for a DMCA Fix?

Title II of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) of 1998 introduced new limitations on liability for copyright infringement by online service providers (OSPs). These…

Recorded Music Sales in the Holidays

In comparison with last year’s holiday season, recorded music sales revenue has decreased markedly. According to Nielsen SoundScan, volume sales of 1) albums (physical and…

The Eagles Team Up with Wal-Mart

For the first time in 28 years, The Eagles, responsible for hits such as “Hotel California” and “Desperado”, released on October 30 their new CD…

Led Zeppelin Rambles On

According to the music publication NME (nme.com), the newly reunited Led Zeppelin has entered the UK’s Top Forty singles chart with their 1971 classic, “Stairway…

Vinyl’s New Life

During the last couple of years, there was a spike in vinyl sales. This year, the format is expected to grow 23.4% and Newbury Comics…

Harvard Law R.A.P. with Berklee

The Harvard Law R.A.P. may conjure images of iced-out beat-boxers briefing cases in a dusty old library. However, this clinical program offered by one of…