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Get ready, groupies. Spotify puts VIP access to bands up for sale

The streaming music service joins with Bandpage to let musicians sell experiences to fans like private concerts, duets, and pre-show parties.

By August 13, 2014


EMI SoundCheck lets you vote on artists

EMI SoundCheck is a new site in which the label asks music fans for their opinions about its artists.

By April 23, 2009


The best way to discover new music

Internet radio, Spotify, and Pandora are good, but "curated" music podcasts are an even better way to discover new music.

By May 5, 2012


Is technology robbing music's soul?

Is there a hole in the soul of music? Have human imperfections been completely removed from nearly all music, and is that a bad thing?

By March 21, 2012


The 'groovy' highway hi-fis of the 1950s

Turntables in cars looked like the next big thing in 1956.

By September 21, 2011


Live from NYC: Great-sounding live music on the radio

This story initially gave an incorrect figure for the number of listeners of Soundcheck's live programming. A more accurate figure is in the tens of thousands of people. It also initially said that WDET airs Soundcheck live, but it does not.

By July 25, 2011


Wal-Mart to close its MP3 store

Once the largest music seller in the U.S., the retail giant plans to close its download store at the end of the month.

By August 9, 2011


Live from NYC: Great-sounding live music on the radio

WNYC radio host John Schaefer delivers more than 10 hours of provocative music and talk every week.

By July 24, 2011


Grammy winning record producer says CD quality isn't good enough

Producer T-Bone Burnett speaks out about the lack of sound quality on CDs and downloads, and a possible solution.

By June 11, 2008


AirPort Express: Volume of music streamed through iTunes fluctuating on Intel-based Macs

Volume goes quit, then loud, then quiet...

By October 17, 2007