Spotify Is Getting a Little Better at Crediting Artists and Songwriters
This week has seen royalty amounts rise, and production and songwriting credits added to the streaming service's desktop iteration.
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Here's What Hollywood Is Finally Saying About Harvey Weinstein
Meryl Streep, Judd Apatow, and Lena Dunham have condemned the tycoon's alleged abuses, but much of the industry is still silent.
Teamsters Found Not Guilty in Bizarre 'Top Chef' Extortion Case
The trial pitted producers of a popular TV show against old-school union guys in Boston, and the verdict looks like a boon for organized labor in America.
Zaytoven Breaks Down Gucci Mane's Return: "This the Real Peanut Butter and Jelly"
Gucci Mane's go-to producer discusses the new album 'Everybody Looking,' working side-by-side with Mike WiLL Made-It for the first time, and how Future's 'Beast Mode' changed his legacy.
The THUMP Guide to Sliding Into a DJ's DMs
Do you feel lucky, Instagram/Twitter user?
Classixx Are Guyys Who Make Slapperzz
The LA electronic duo's Michael David explains the value of smooth jazz, and breaks down their new album 'Faraway Reach' from A to XYZ.
Five Producers on Beyoncé’s ‘Lemonade’ You Need to Know About
From Boots to James Blake to MeLo-X, a guide to the main collaborators on the pop star's sixth album.
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Six Producers Britney Spears Could Have on Her New Album That Would Make Us Lose Our Shit
From Dubbel Dutch to Kaytranada to Sophie, these dream collaborations would be anything but toxic.
Sexism, Deceit, and Power: The Corrupt Mechanics Behind Modern Pop Music
A conversation about the murky values of the music industry with John Seabrook, author of 'The Song Machine: Inside the Hit Factory'.
Revolutionary Recording Techniques Are Bringing Bach Back
One contemporary classical musician's electronic counterfeit of Bach's fugues.
British Farmers Are Ditching the Supermarkets
UK farmers are ditching the supermarkets and selling directly to shoppers through new online organisations like The Food Assembly. Aesthetic specifications are non-existent and you’re free to sell whatever you want for whatever you can get.
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The Story of FruityLoops: How a Belgian Porno Game Company Employee Changed Modern Music
Soulja Boy, Sonny Digital, 9th Wonder, and other producers discuss the influence of the program that went from a porn game company coder's side project to a building block of the sound of modern music.