Anyone who loves rock and roll music has probably dreamed of ways to turn that passion into a paying gig. Paul Scharfe is following just such a dream as founder and CEO of Rock Square, a global marketplace and social network.
Even as the music industry seems to be inching closer to an all digital world, record labels are finding ways to entice fans to buy physical product.
Music acts from the 1960s, including The Byrds, Captain Beefheart, Chocolate Watch Band and Paul Revere & The Raiders, dominate the list of special releases Sundazed is issuing exclusively for Record Store Day 2012.
Sundazed Music has teamed up with Experience Hendrix, LLC to release a series of new 7-inch picture-sleeve vinyl singles featuring Jimi Hendrix.
Jeremy Spencer, an original member of Peter Green’s incarnation of Fleetwood Mac, will release the limited-edition, double-vinyl album “Bend in The Road” on April 21, which is also Record Store Day.
Warner Bros. Records will offer up a slew of exclusive Record Store Day releases for artists ranging from the Red Hot Chili Peppers and The Black Keys to Metallica, Eric Clapton and Wilco.
The Beatles may not have made it (spoiler alert!) onto Thomas Dolby’s list of 10 Albums that changed his life, but the Fab Four certainly left their mark on this Market Watch countdown.
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The original cake-themed album cover art for The Rolling Stones’ “Let It Bleed” album is expected to sell for five figures at Bonhams Entertainment Memorabilia auction Dec. 15, 2011.
It kinda made sense for Mattel to pair up The Beach Boys and Barbie, as both have a California image synonymous with sun and fun.