While music fans continue to buy physical copies of their favorite releases, those CDs and vinyl LPs are often ripped into digital MP3s for convenience’s sake. Earlier this year, Amazon launched a service called AutoRip, […]
Lets say that you’re a contributing member of the music society and buy all your music on iTunes. Is it legal for you to go and sell that mp3?
A similar question was brought to the Supreme Court this week regarding a student who had his friends and family purchase textbooks in Thailand which he later re-sold in the U.S. online. The ruling brought the attention to something called the “first sale” law, which states that, if you buy something that’s copyrighted, you’re allowed to “sell or otherwise dispose” of it without the permission of the copyright owner.
There’s an easy and relatively inexpensive way to turn the warmer tones from your vinyl into an easily transferable and transportable file. Vinyl-To-MP3 USB turntables will bring your vinyl onto your Mac or PC so you can store your extensive record collection on the shelf and take that vintage sound with you
The people at Mental Floss put out another great list last week, of the 25 Most Powerful Songs of the Past 25 Years. These are songs that changed the world in some way, and one […]
The Feelies were a band that most people might not know of now or never heard of back in the mid to late 70′s but their 1st album on Stiff Records Crazy Rhythms back in […]
[photogallerylink id=1358 align=left]Let me tell you, the first New Music Thursday of 2011 will not disappoint. You’ll hear brand new material from [lastfm]R.E.M.[/lastfm], [lastfm]Justin Townes Earle[/lastfm] and [lastfm]Gregg Allman[/lastfm] among many others. Continue on and […]
Check out the Passion Pit remix of Katy Perry’s big single and let us know your thoughts. “Once you party with us / You’ll be falling in love” lyrics. And while it might not be […]
If you thought [lastfm]David Gray[/lastfm] couldn’t slow it down more than Life In Slow Motion, take a listen to his new title track “Foundling.” He may be mellow, but there’s a raging fire inside this […]
Directed by award-winning writer/director Tom DiCillo and narrated by Johnny Depp, When You’re Strange uncovers historic and previously unseen footage of the illustrious rock quartet and provides new insight into the revolutionary impact of its […]
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