Occupy Protesters see Tweets used against them

From The Wall Street Journal: When Jeff Rae was arrested last October with hundreds of other Occupy Wall Street protesters during a march on the...

Vevo CEO: The war on piracy is like the war on drugs…’unwinnable’

From TheNextWeb: For the uninitiated, Vevo is a joint venture between Sony Music Entertainment, Universal Music Group, and Abu Dhabi Media, with EMI licensing its...

Watch Janelle Monae Cover Jimi Hendrix’s ‘Little Wing’ Live

Janelle Monae went full-Hendrix with a cover of Jimi's Axis: Bold as Love classic "Little Wing." Monáe delivers a dead-on rendition of the guitar...

Osheaga 2012: Black Keys, Snoop, Justice, Metric, Sigur Ros

Oheaga Music and Arts Festival presented by Virgin Mobile is proud to announce the line up for the festival's 2012 edition which will take...

Parents build $1 million home complete with nightclub to prevent their teenagers from straying

From The Daily Mail: Parents often fear for their children's safety. So one couple, in a bid to keep a close eye on their brood, decided...

15 American Foods That Are as Weird to Foreigners as Poisonous Blowfish Is to Us

From Houston Press: "Boiled animal bones and hide, colored with garish chemicals, served with fruit," wrote food blogger Dr. Ricky on Twitter yesterday. "Oh, you...

With Rise of Streaming Services, Music Biz Pushes for Metrics

From PBS: Services such as Spotify and Rdio are responsible for an increasing percentage of music consumption. And apps, such as Turntable.fm that are focused...

Fan Friction – How The Internet is Failing Artists

From MusicThinkTank: “Where the fuck am I gonna go now to sell my records?” That’s a musing from Kid Rock, as quoted by Carson Daly, after...

MTV on Social Media – Transforming From ‘Music Television’ to ‘Entertainment Anywhere’

From SocialMediaToday: MTV, the youth brand that ushered in the demise of Radio (or at least its monopoly on music distribution) when it broadcasted Video...

Menacing-looking artificial vaginas now sold at Walgreens…wait…what?

From MSN: They're a great catch-all place for those random things that make errands lists. Things like toothpaste, shampoo or artificial vaginas. Yes, Walgreens is...

All 48 minutes of the mindless cartoon violence we call Itchy & Scratchy

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Larry David gets trapped in a parking garage. IT’S LIKE RAAA-AAAAI-AAAIINNN

From TMZ: There's a reason Larry David plays himself on TV -- and he proved it Sunday in L.A. with a hilarious real-life "Curb Your...

The Beatles’ Yellow Submarine Heads To DVD/Blu-ray

From Mojo Magazine: The Beatles' groundbreaking 1968 animated classic, Yellow Submarine, will be reissued in digitally restored format on DVD and Blu-ray on May 28....

Rdio Among First to Launch Music App for Facebook Timeline in Canada

TORONTO, ON, March 21, 2012 – Rdio (www.rdio.com), the premier digital music service started by the creators of Skype is among the...

Canadian Music Week: 15 Things You Should Know About the Canadian Music Business

From Billboard Magazine: Canada is hot. The market north of the border continues to yield talent that scales the Billboard charts and drives sales worldwide,...

5 Ways To Market Music With Facebook Interest Lists

From Hypebot: Among the many recent changes at Facebook was the introduction of Interest Lists. Though this may not be the strongest tool in your...