The 500 Greatest Songs of the 1990s – 230 to 221

By Steve Crawford | September 23, 2020

compared to Eartha Kitt, Nina Simone, and Edith Piaf

No Answer To Streaming Music, No Answer To Music Not Being As Important

By Iman Lababedi | April 16, 2015

Blaming music distribution for the state of music is asinine, if you don’t wanna make music because you’re not getting real paid, don’t make music. If you are a teenager and in a band and you don’t want to change the world, why are you in a band? If you don’t want to be the Clash, what do you want to be?

Portishead’s Geoff Barrow Reveals His Streaming Income

By Alyson Camus | April 16, 2015

The problem in the story is that we never know how much the labels get from streamed music of a specific artist, so we have no benchmarks. Why aren’t labels releasing the numbers? Because they are ashamed of them… If artists aren’t making money, Spotify isn’t still making any money, someone has to make a fortune

10 Songs: Friday, February 14th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | February 14, 2014

Cities – Talking Heads – Despite the botched geography (ancient Egypt folks), it remains a wondrous beat as Bryne catalogs the world as a series of strange observations, “I got it figured out…” he claims but does he? Deranged and brittle bouncy – A+