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Interactive lab explores music's scientific potential - The Globe and Mail
Interactive lab explores music's scientific potentialThe Globe and MailThe universal nature of music-making, which occurs in every culture throughout the ages, suggests evolution may have wired us for it, and that the survival benefit it confers has something to do with the way social groups cohe...[read more]

September 2014 New Music Mixtape ft. Kendrick Lamar, Prince and Mary J Blige - CBS News
CBS NewsSeptember 2014 New Music Mixtape ft. Kendrick Lamar, Prince and Mary J BligeCBS NewsAt CBSNews.com, we always have an ear out for the next big thing in music. Here's a playlist of new tracks we have on repeat this month: Kendrick Lamar: "i". The drought is over and fans can rejoice: The f...[read more]

Music Midtown 2014 (SLIDESHOW) (Video) - Atlanta Business Chronicle
Atlanta MagazineMusic Midtown 2014 (SLIDESHOW) (Video)Atlanta Business ChronicleAfter a rainy and muddy 2013, Music Midtown returned this year with near-perfect weather and a sold-out crowd. The festival kicked off the afternoon of Friday, Sept. 20 with about 155,000 swarming the gates of Piedmon...[read more]

A Rational Conversation: Is PC Music Pop Or Is It 'Pop'? - NPR (blog)
NPR (blog)A Rational Conversation: Is PC Music Pop Or Is It 'Pop'?NPR (blog)"A Rational Conversation" is a column by writer Eric Ducker in which he gets on instant messenger or the phone with a special guest to examine a music-related subject that's entered the pop culture consciousness. PC Music...[read more]

Music's Super Tuesday: A flood of releases from Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett ... - New York Daily News
New York Daily NewsMusic's Super Tuesday: A flood of releases from Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett ...New York Daily NewsWelcome to the music industry's Super Tuesday. Today marks the start of the fall rush, when record companies open the floodgates, setting a pace of releases that won't cease until the ...[read more]

Months After Buying Beats, Apple's Plans for Its Music Service Remain Unclear - New York Times
New York TimesMonths After Buying Beats, Apple's Plans for Its Music Service Remain UnclearNew York TimesWhen Apple agreed in May to pay $3 billion for Beats, it acquired not only a successful headphone line but also a fledgling online music service, a move that many analysts interpreted as a mov...[read more]

Fall 2014's essential music releases - CBS News
CBS NewsFall 2014's essential music releasesCBS NewsFall is an exciting time for new music, with quality albums dropping almost as fast as those autumn leaves. But how can you keep track of it all? How do you know you won't miss something important? Luckily for everyone, CBS News compiled the mos...[read more]

Forbes' First-Ever Under 30 Summit Kicks Off With Under 30 Music Festival - Forbes
Philly.com (blog)Forbes' First-Ever Under 30 Summit Kicks Off With Under 30 Music FestivalForbesNEW YORK (September 23, 2014) – Forbes announced today that Afrojack, Wiz Khalifa, LP and OCD: Moosh And Twist will headline the Forbes Under 30 Music festival, a presentation of Global Citizen Nights,...[read more]

Unsuk Chin Talks About Her Music and Influences - New York Times
New York TimesUnsuk Chin Talks About Her Music and InfluencesNew York TimesIt's also a word that the South Korean composer Unsuk Chin encountered early on when she moved to Hamburg in 1985 to take up studies with Gyorgy Ligeti, the restlessly innovative Hungarian composer who was a dominating fig...[read more]

85 Percent of Music Sales in Japan are CDs - Forbes
Forbes85 Percent of Music Sales in Japan are CDsForbesJapan, the world's second largest music market, is completely obsessed with CDs. In fact, of all music sales in the country, 85% are CDs, whereas in other countries, digital is the leader, or in progressive spots where streaming has now taken ...[read more]