Posts By: Chris Calabrese

Daily News Highlights: Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

New York’s L Train Closure: How Will It Affect the City’s Live Music Industry? SXSW Announces Keynotes, First Speakers APPLE MUSIC BUYS RIGHTS TO CARPOOL KARAOKE SPIN-OFF EXCLUSIVE Matt Damon Reveals Why Indie Films Get Shut Out of Movie Theaters What Is the App? Meet Jacob Sartorius, Loren Gray and More Tween Stars

Daily News Highlights: Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

Vevo Reportedly Close To Deal With Warner Music Ahead Of Paid Subscription Service Launch Virtual Reality Waits for the Music Industry to Catch Up – The New York Times TIFF 2016: Watch The Toronto International Film Festival Lineup Announcement Livestream Apple App Store Generating 4 Times Revenue as Google Play, Study Finds

The Orchard Marches to the Beat of Udi Aloni’s “Junction 48”

Drop the beat: The Orchard is hyped to announce the acquisition of Udi Aloni‘s multi-film fest favorite, Junction 48, starring Tamer Nafar and Oren Moverman. Junction 48 follows the tumultuous rise of young hip-hopper Kareem, a character inspired by famous Palestinian rapper and the film’s cowriter/star, Tamer Nafar. The flick describes life growing up in the Israeli ghetto of Lyd,… Read more »