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  • FYE finds bright spot in dim sales report for music, video, ... - Business Review Albany
    The owner of the FYE music, video and electronics chain reported fourth-quarter sales in existing stores were about the same as a year ago, a bright
    03/5/2015 - 1:32 pm | View Link
  • Mt. Pleasant Music Boosters push for sustainability - Mount Pleasant News
    It is garbage bag sales time again, offered through the Mt. Pleasant Community Schools Music Boosters.
    03/4/2015 - 9:18 am | View Link
  • Selling power of nostalgia sees vinyl sales double - Central Western Daily
    ... a niche product, with just 277,767 sales in 2014 – well behind the 757,645 DVD sales the same year. But it is the only music product at...
    03/3/2015 - 1:33 pm | View Link
  • Prepare for Mystikal, Juvenile and two of Houston’s finest at ... - Dallas Morning News
    ... enthusiasm for the station’s throwback tunes transfer to ticket sales for Fair Park’s just announced Boom 94.5 Music Festival ? Look at...
    03/3/2015 - 6:00 am | View Link
  • Chiguvare restores sober gospel music - Newsday
    BY OUR STAFF From the prevalence of social media rendering music sales erratic to the fusion of the "holy sounds" with "earthly sounds" ;
    03/2/2015 - 12:14 pm | View Link
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  • Apple’s new streaming music service reportedly coming in June
    Rumors of Apple launching an all-you-can-stream music service are nothing new. Ever since the company acquired Beats Music in May 2014 , speculation has been rife that it could use some of the underlying technology for a new service under its own brand. Now, a couple of fresh reports have the Cupertino-based company finally launching that rumored Beats Music-based streaming service at WWDC in ...
    03/6/2015 - 12:09 pm | View Link
  • Sheet music, and tradition, disappears in New York
    Heidi Rogers scurried back to the heaps of manila folders in her shop's maze of cabinets, but she already knew what she had in stock. These are the last days for such personalized attention to New York's musicians. Rogers's store, Frank Music Company -- the last shop devoted to sheet music in this global music capital -- is shutting down on Friday. Founded in 1937, Frank Music is hidden inside a ...
    03/6/2015 - 11:21 am | View Link
  • VIDEO: NYC classical sheet music shop shuts
    Thousands of musicians have shopped at Frank Music Company since it opened in 1937, but the growing availability of online music have caused sales to decline.
    03/5/2015 - 10:48 pm | View Link
  • Report: Apple music service to undercut Spotify, new Apple TV planned
    9to5 Mac reports Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) plans to launch a music subscription service relying on technology provided by Beats Music at its WWDC conference (expected to run from June 8-12).
    03/5/2015 - 5:52 pm | View Link
  • NYC’s last classical sheet music shop closes after 78 years in business
    NEW YORK (PIX11) – For 37 years Heidi Rogers made a career of peddling the classic works of some of the most prolific artists of our time. As the owner of Frank Music Company in Midtown, she provided classical sheet music to several generations of composers, musicians and singers. “A good day is if i […]
    03/4/2015 - 5:56 pm | View Link
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  • CMU Business Editor shares the background to music marketing strand at The Great Escape
    He writes: “As we start to see music consumption slowly shift from CD sales and downloads over to the streaming platforms, it creates some interesting challenges for the way record companies plan and implement their marketing strategies. Because the key ...
    03/5/2015 - 11:17 pm | View Link
  • Putting Washington and the Music Industry Under the Microscope
    According to Nielsen SoundScan, sales associated with downloaded albums and songs plummeted in 2014 with paid downloads of albums and songs falling 9% and 12% respectively. In total, American consumers bought 257 million albums in 2014, of which 106.5 ...
    03/5/2015 - 8:54 am | View Link
  • Physical-Reliant German Music Business Sees a Streaming Turnaround in the Future
    Earlier: German Music Market Up in 2014 on Rise in Streaming In 2014 the German market was dominated by national artists, who made 157 million euros more than international acts in terms of sales. While German pop productions increased by 16.6 percent ...
    03/5/2015 - 6:40 am | View Link
  • Royalty Exchange Expands, Offering Exclusive Private Sales & Auctions for Sought After High-End Music Catalogs
    Web-based royalties auction platform has established itself as a key player in the high-end music catalog market as its publisher and ultra-high-net-worth investor base grows. RALEIGH, N.C., March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Royalty Exchange, the world's ...
    03/5/2015 - 4:59 am | View Link
  • FYE finds bright spot in dim sales report for music, video, electronics chain
    The owner of the FYE music, video and electronics chain reported fourth-quarter sales in existing stores were about the same as a year ago, a bright spot in an otherwise dim earnings report for fiscal 2014. Trans World Entertainment Corp., the Albany, New ...
    03/5/2015 - 4:58 am | View Link
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  • Amazon.com: Musical Fidelity V-DAC MKII: Electronics
    I've had the Musical Fidelity V-DAC for just over a week now and put it through it's paces with a variety of rock, pop, jazz and classical music.
    03/4/2015 - 10:22 am | View Website
  • Cheltenham Festivals | Home
    One organisation, four extraordinary festivals. Cheltenham Festivals is one of the leading cultural organisations in the UK, attracting over 180,000 visitors per year ...
    03/3/2015 - 6:51 pm | View Website
  • Detroit Free Press
    Michigan's source for concert news, music, and music reviews. Brought to you by Michigan’s largest newspaper, the Detroit Free Press.
    03/3/2015 - 4:07 pm | View Website
  • Amazon.com: Sony SHAKE55 3000W Wireless Music System ...
    Brand: Sony From the Manufacturer 3000W Wireless Music System Brace yourself for an insane audio experience. With 3000-watts 1 , 14” subwoofers, and Sony’s Sound ...
    03/3/2015 - 3:45 pm | View Website
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    Skiddle: The leading Ticket Sales, Clubs Listings, Events & What's On Guide website in the UK. Plan your weekend with Skiddle because Weekends Matter
    03/3/2015 - 3:31 pm | View Website
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