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Bob Dylan Shares 2022 Remake Of “Subterranean Homesick Blues”: Listen

T Bone Burnett recently touted the invention of a new analog audio format that is allegedly “the pinnacle of recorded sound.” Ionic Originals are one-of-a-kind discs that involve painting lacquer onto an aluminum disc, with a spiral etched into it by music — sort of like an NFT you can actually hold in your hand. …

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Stop What You’re Doing & Listen to Bad Bunny’s ‘Un Verano Sin Ti’ Album

The wait for Bad Bunny’s A Verano Sin Ti album is over. From teasing the highly-anticipated album in video segments featuring Spanish actor Mario Casas and Benito’s IRL girlfriend Gabriela Berlingeri to listing a classified ad online that previewed a single through an automatic phone call, Benito has finally released his fourth solo album on …

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Copyright Royalty Board Approves 32% Increase on Mechanical Royalties

As often goes in Washington, sometimes the best solution is to meet in the middle. That appears to be the takeaway from today’s motion to the Copyright Royalty Board (CRB) to increase mechanical royalties by 32% immediately — or from 9.1 cents to 12 cents per track — as related to physical product, downloads, ringtones …

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Bad Bunny on His Surprise Album, ‘Un Verano Sin Ti’

Bad Bunny has approached each of his albums with an explicit goal. “Since forever I’ve made it clear to people that I’m never going to make a record that’s the same as another,” he said. But beyond the ambition to warp genres, he’s also refused to genuflect to industry conventions, especially ones for Spanish-speaking artists. …

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Block Party | pitchfork

Okereke leans hard into a persona that drives a “matte-black ‘Rari,” lives at the club, and suffers no fools. Opener “Day Drinker” introduces us to an alcoholic who greets his brother’s intervention attempt by telling him he has a “conniving tongue” and that “God hates the faint of heart, the weak-willed, and the profligate.” The …

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