World-renowned American composer Elliott Carter recently passed away at 103 years of age. Celebrated for his innovative and inventive masterpieces, Carter had received numerous awards, including two Pulitzer Prizes and the National Medal of the Arts.
Roland has announced its TD-4KP V-Drums Portable, a foldable electronic drum set that provides efficient mobility. It features a kick pad, snare pad, three tom pads, and three cymbal pads, with cushioned rubber surfaces that enable a natural playing feel.
Rumors abound that James Blunt might be in a new TV sitcom alongside comedian Jack Whitehall. The show is about the music business, and perfect for Blunt because "apparently, [Blunt] has great comic timing." Blunt recently announced plans to exit the music business.
It's everywhere, including Thailand, were entertainment conglomerate RS is now putting lots of chips on streaming. Against flat-to-falling sales of song downloads, RS is looking at streaming music as a 'saviour' for its music business, according to the Bangkok Post.
Perhaps it's fitting, but The Civil Wars are now canceling the remainder of their European tour. The group cited "internal discord and irreconcilable differences of ambition" in a Facebook post, a situation that seems at odds with a recent, highly harmonious performance at Austin City Limits.
Spotify has just pushed an iOS update for iPhone 5, one that takes advantage of the crisp, Retina display.
Tumblr is now handling 20 billion pageviews per month, according to details disclosed this week by CEO David Karp. That's up from 15 billion in January.
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No, this is the latest, and it emphasizes the growing global anti-piracy trend:
"A Gabon government minister has said that his country will not be used as a base for committing copyright infringement and has announced that his country will seize the new Me.Ga domain."