The Top 5 Ways To Stream Music in 2017

Oct 06

The Top 5 Ways To Stream Music in 2017

The world of on-demand music streaming has never been more crowded. As more and more listeners shy away from physical recordings in favor of massive online music libraries, music streaming services keep popping up, each offering a varied amount of songs, features, and its own quirks. But only a choice few have what it takes to join our list of the best music...

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Man Who Runs Into Fire At Burning Man Dies

Aug 05

Man Who Runs Into Fire At Burning Man Dies

Burning Man CREDIT: Ron Lewis/AP A Nevada sheriff says the man who ran into the flames at the Burning Man festival’s signature burning ceremony has died. Pershing County Sheriff Jerry Allen says the man ran through a human-chain of security officers at about 10:30 p.m. Saturday (Sept. 2) during the Man Burn event at the counter-culture festival. The sheriff says the...

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Latin Artists Take Over YouTube’s Top 25 Global Songs of the Summer

May 12

Latin Artists Take Over YouTube’s Top 25 Global Songs of the Summer

Latin Artists Take Over YouTube’s Top 25 Global Songs of the Summer Courtesy Photo Luis Fonsi ft. Daddy Yankee, “Despacito” It’s not a surprise that Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito,” the most viewed video of all times, leads YouTube’s top 25 Songs of the Summer global chart. But what is definitely a surprise is that 16 of 25 songs...

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Music Trends: From CD Era To Streaming Era

Apr 15

Music Trends: From CD Era To Streaming Era

Once upon a time, in a world where streaming wasn’t yet created, the only way to measure the success of a song or an album was to measure the number of purchases. As with many data indicators, once the information is pulled and used, the data often loses meaning. If you think about the current streaming era, you’ll see how this form of measurement has...

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The 4 Ways The Music Industry Will Be Different In 2017

Mar 01

The 4 Ways The Music Industry Will Be Different In 2017

1. Activism will revive the live music community “Music has recently been more about escapism than activism,” says Jay Sweet, festival director and talent buyer for the Newport Festivals Foundation. But with major political changes coming in 2017, fans may be looking to their favorite artists to take a stance. “I’m excited because I think this could be the year...

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The 4 Must-Know Reasons to Collaborate with Someone

Feb 28

The 4 Must-Know Reasons to Collaborate with Someone

Writing a guest post for us this week is Marc Plotkin, an American Songwriting Award-winning artist, Grammy short-listed Producer andAssistant Professor at NYU’s Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music. He regularly collaborates with clients worldwide on their music viaSoundBetter. We’re excited to welcome him to The Daily Rind to share his knowledge. It’s said that...

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