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- Bobby Womack dies
Obituary from Variety.
- Bobby Womack's legacy was an uncompromising soul sound
Tribute from The Root.
- Will music biz evolve past payola in streaming age?
Post from Ars Technica. ...
England may be out of the World Cup, but they do have something to celebrate this weekend: Glastonbury Festival, which kicked off on Thursday.
While the English and those who can afford the travel costs to Glastonbury Festival enjoy living in "a mini-state under canvas" for the next couple...
- Katy Perry named RIAA's top all-time digital artist
Story from The Hollywood Reporter.
- NEA names four new Jazz Masters
Post from NY Times Arts Beat.
- YouTube launches music show on Sirius XM
Story from Rolling Stone. ...
Dive bars are pretty much our M.O. in Austin, and one of the best is celebrating its 40th anniversary. With a blazing yellow and green marquee perched atop its entrance, Hole in the Wall has proved itself to be a staple in the local bar and music scene.