Music, Brews & Partnership at the 2018 AEC Convention

2018 AEC ConventionEach summer, Alliance Entertainment (AEC) hosts their annual sales conference in South Florida. The four day event is for distributors, vendors and labels to mingle and meet with the AEC staff and to present upcoming priorities and ideas, in exclusive meetings and during the vendor fair.


Out Today by The Orchard: Didirri, DevilDriver & More

Hi there music lovers, supporters and creators! This week as you celebrate the summer with picnics, parties, friends and sunshine, don’t forget — the music selection could make or break the atmosphere of any gathering. So get your headphones ready, turn up the volume and start listening to some great new music. Keep reading for the scoop on new releases complete with airy folk and heavy face-melting rock and legendary hip hop revival, all out today. (more…)

IG, You G, We all G on IGTV!

With the introduction of IGTV, now is the time to be a first mover and make a splash! Before taking the plunge, let’s talk about what we know, and what we’re already seeing on IGTV.

IGTV is the newest addition to the Instagram brand, bringing long-form video content to the platform, with the option to upload videos up to an hour long. What sets IGTV apart from other video platforms is that the content is focused around vertical video.


Out Today by The Orchard: Protoje, Let’s Eat Grandma & More

Hello music maniacs, fanatics and lovers. Fourth of July is around the corner! So whether you are preparing to fire up the grill, dive into some fresh watermelon or sit back and watch the fireworks, we hope these tunes will add to your summer playlist. First we have reggae superstar Protoje delivering an album that merges modern and classic sounds. Next, experimental pop duo Let’s Eat Grandma releases their sophomore album that’s on another level. Last (but certainly not least) Brooklyn-based group Red Baraat makes yet another heart-pounding and infectious collection of Punjabi folk music. Get into the dancing mood with these major releases, all out today!


Welcome To YouTube Music!

As Daily Rind readers, you probably already know that YouTube is one of the primary pillars of today’s music industry. In recent years, YouTube has become even more of a global hub for music and it’s easy to see why: you can quickly hop between official releases, fan uploads, reaction videos, choreography videos, and much more, all on one platform. With the new and improved YouTube Music app, the video giant aims to bring its sheer versatility into harmony with the ease of access of on-demand streaming, ensuring that users can watch and listen to all their favorite videos, albums, and EPs in one place.