Pandora buys Ticketfly

The question remains whether free users will click through to buy tickets while listening.
In Music by Joel Freimark / October 7, 2015

Neil Young damages the future of music by pulling his catalog

Without access to his songs, what genre defining and defying artists will we never hear from?
In Music by Joel Freimark / July 15, 2015

Apple to discontinue Beats Music Service

In a clear move of their intent to enter the streaming music arena, it has been reported that Apple will be discontinuing Beats Music Service, and likely rebranding it as an Apple-based service.
In Music by Joel Freimark / September 23, 2014

Sony and ASCAP collude against Pandora…and lose

ASCAP got together with some of the most powerful companies in the music industry to try and scare Pandora into paying more than their fair share, and the judge wasn't fooled.
In Music by Joel Freimark / April 3, 2014

Beats Music Service as useless as their headphones

Beats Music is little more than a shiny new toy that does everything you already could, but charges you ten bucks a month for that harsh truth.
In Music by Joel Freimark / January 23, 2014

Four simple ways to make 2014 your best musical year yet

How good or bad a musical year you have is completely up to you. It's all about good year in music is all about a state of mind and a bit of planning.
In Music by Joel Freimark / January 2, 2014

Zuckerberg is Everyone's Favorite Big Brother

Mark Zuckerberg is evil. As in classic, textbook evil. Don't believe me? Pick up a copy of Nineteen Eighty-Four. If we are the world's civil servants, Facebook has become our Big Brother. Despite dramatic changes to its privacy policy in December, Facebook users continued to flock to the site in droves. Small protests were…
In News by Shannon Hassett / April 22, 2010