USA’s Mobile Music Frontier

In late March, Billboard presented its annual Mobile Entertainment Live conference as part of the larger CTIA wireless conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. Featuring panelists…

iTunes Weighs Unlimited Access

Apple’s iTunes store may soon offer unlimited access to its music collection. A flat fee paid with new iPod purchases or a monthly subscription would…

Jay-Z Joins Live Nation

A powerhouse was declared on March 30 connecting Live Nation and rapper Jay-Z in a 150 million dollar contract. After announcing the departure from his…

Pandora’s Box

Tim Westergren, founder of Pandora and the Music Genome Project, visited Berklee to give a clinic on the potential future of music regarding radio, internet…

Interview With DJ Scott Allyn

In the early 70’s the disco became the center of urban nightlife. It was not uncommon for people to pour into nightclubs around nine o’clock…

Music Meets Big Money in New York

The music industry depends on private savings, the source of all investment. Some of that investment is channeled into music, allowing the trade to grow…

Post Grammy Sales

The latest issue of Billboard reports on the fact that after this year’s Grammy Awards, the industry did not experience massive sales growth like previous…

Pretending To Buy a Latte?

Internet cafes in Australia have been put on alert after a Sydney cafe was raided by federal police. The cafe, Interville Technology, had been giving…