Posts By: Chris Calabrese

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, February 23rd, 2017


Jay Z Becomes First Rapper Chosen for Songwriters Hall of Fame Instagram lets you post up to 10 photos or videos as 1 swipeable carousel US MUSIC INDUSTRY BODIES RENEW ATTACK ON ‘BROKEN’ DMCA Sony dominates 2017 BRITs with nine wins on the night Now part of Nielsen, Gracenote has unified its video, music and… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017


Wide music coalition asks Congress to fix DMCA’s safe harbours CAS Awards: ‘La La Land’, ‘Game Of Thrones’ Among Winners – Full List The Times They Are A-Changin’: Is Folk Music Still Relevant for the Resistance? Verizon will test 5G wireless in 11 cities by mid-2017

Daily News Highlights: Friday, February 17th, 2017


SiriusXM Wins New York Case Over Pre-1972 Sound Recordings TICKETMASTER APP ADDS APPLE MUSIC INTEGRATION Soundtrack Your Brand, a ‘Spotify for B2B’ nabs $22M for expansion FCC chief wants smartphones’ hidden FM radios turned on, but won’t do anything about it

Inside BalconyTV’s “Live From the Outside, Vol. 5”


It’s only been six months since we announced the creation of BalconyTV Records, but we’ve got some catching up to do. Born from global live performance video network BalconyTV, the label began by pulling the audio from some of the 15,000 plus live shows they’ve produced and arranging them into sick (and streamable) compilations. In the spirit… Read more »