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The New York TimesMarina’s Music Was Caught Between Worlds. Now She’s Making Her Own.The musician's albums reveal an intriguing if uneasy dialogue with her own pop persona. Her fifth LP, “Ancient Dreams in a Modern Land,” is a …4 days ago

The New York TimesMarina’s Music Was Caught Between Worlds. Now She’s Making Her Own.The musician’s albums reveal an intriguing if uneasy dialogue with her own
pop persona. Her fifth LP, “Ancient Dreams in a Modern Land,” is a …4 days ago… Read More

NPR Staff Picks : All Songs Considered : NPR

Top left, clockwise: Sinéad Harnett, Olivia Rodrigo, The Zolas, Sharon Van Etten & Angel Olsen, Bill Laurance, Sound Prints.

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Top left, clockwise: Sinéad Harnett, Olivia Rodrigo, The Zolas, Sharon Van Etten & Angel Olsen, Bill Laurance, Sound Prints.

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Every month, we ask the NPR Music staff: What’s the one song you couldn’t escape? What’s the one album to which you’ll return all year? In May, we swooned to Olivia Rodrigo’s Sour, marveled at the Sharon Van Etten and Angel Olsen collaboration, went back

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Apple Music announces Spatial Audio and Lossless Audio

Cupertino, California Apple today announced Apple Music is bringing industry-leading sound quality to subscribers with the addition of Spatial Audio with support for Dolby Atmos. Spatial Audio gives artists the opportunity to create immersive audio experiences for their fans with true multidimensional sound and clarity. Apple Music subscribers will also be able to listen to more than 75 million songs in Lossless Audio — the way the artists created them in the studio. These new features will be available for Apple Music subscribers starting next month at no additional cost.

“Apple Music is making its biggest advancement ever in sound

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YouTube says it paid the music industry over $4bn in the last 12 months

Could YouTube catch Spotify in future to become the music rights industry’s No.1 royalty payer?

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The race is on.

Earlier this year, at his Stream On event, Spotify boss Daniel Ek announced that his company paid out over $5 billion to the music industry in 2020.

According to a new information revealed by YouTube today (June 2), the Alphabet-owned platform appears to be fixated on chasing down its Swedish rival.

In a fresh newsletter sent to the music industry, YouTube’s Global Head of Music Lyor Cohen confirmed that YouTube paid artists, songwriters, and rights-holders over $4 billion in the last

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William Ackman SPAC Nears $40 Billion Universal Music Deal

Hedge-fund billionaire William Ackman’s special-purpose acquisition company is nearing a deal with Universal Music Group that would value the world’s largest music business at about $40 billion, people familiar with the matter said.

Both sides confirmed negotiations early Friday, a day after The Wall Street Journal first reported the talks. Neither side gave detail of how advanced discussions were.

A deal, if consummated, would be the largest SPAC transaction on record, exceeding the roughly $35 billion that Singaporean ride-hailing company Grab Holdings Inc. was valued at in a similar deal recently, according to Dealogic. It would have a so-called enterprise

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Justine Skye Calls Out Fans For Celebrating Mediocre Music



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Uplifting Moments in Latin Music This Week (June 5)

Hispanic Heritage Awards Returns For 34th Edition

The Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF) unveiled that the 34th Hispanic Heritage Awards will be broadcast on Oct. 8 across PBS stations, the official website, and video app. The awards are presented by Target for the ninth year. “The Hispanic Heritage Foundation is thrilled to once again partner with Target and PBS to collectively celebrate and share the great promise, accomplishments, and cultural pride of the Latinx community through the 2021 awardees and powerful tributes by great performers,” HHF president/CEO Antonio Tijerino said in a statement.

The awards, which were created by the White

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Full Music Lineup For Summertime by George Announced

ST. CLOUD — The full music lineup for Summertime by George has been announced.

This year’s lineup will feature some of the most popular performers from years past including Johnny Holm, The Fabulous Armadillos, Killer Vees, Michael Shynes, GB Leighton and more.

This year marks the 10th Anniversary of the summer concert series.

Organizers says the Middle Town Market will also be back with a variety of food vendors, as well as activities for kids, and the Eastman Tavern serving beer and wine.

The season will run from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

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