The Pointy End

Les mystérieux archets de la rue de Rome

À Paris, la rue de Rome est un endroit mythique pour les musiciens, au même titre que la Tin Pan Alley ou la 42e Rue à New York.


The rise and fall of pirate radio station WBAD

In the mid-’90s, the internet was just starting to turn into a mass medium. There were no podcasts, and nobody had heard of internet radio. So it was a heyday for FM “pirate radio.”


The link between music and productivity

Most professionals like listening to music at work and are more productive when they do, a new survey shows.

HRM Asia

Why Music and Fiction Work Well Together

There is an inherent problem about writing fiction that concerns another art form – especially if you’re claiming that your fictional artist has real talent, or is exceptionally good at what he or she does does.


Quand la musique devient souffrance

C’est sans doute le mal le plus handicapant pour un musicien : l’acouphène, ce sifflement continu dans l’oreille. Aujourd’hui, le milieu prend de plus en plus conscience des dangers liés au son.


How to Visit (Some of) the World’s Best Music Cities

In 1975, UNESCO’s International Music Council named October 1 International Music Day to celebrate the enduring art, and to encourage peace and friendship among nations—which also happens to be a goal that travel can accomplish well.

National Geographic

Beyoncé named music's most powerful woman by BBC Woman's Hour power list

She says she's a "black Bill Gates in the making" who "ain't never seen a ceiling in my whole damn life".


The Story of a Scammer Who Maybe Cheated Spotify Out of $1 Million

Spotify's problem with fake artists, has been reported on since last year, doesn't seem to be letting up any time soon. Scammers now seem to be outsmarting the streaming giant, despite the company's efforts to counter illegitimacy across its platform.


New trial ordered in accusation Led Zeppelin stole ‘Stairway to Heaven’ tune

Lawyers for Led Zeppelin were not immediately available for comment.

San Francisco Chronicle

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