John Besh and Aaron Sanchez plan to unleash their taco/tequila bar Johnny Sanchez in the CBD sometime this month. The vibe sounds full on party-time with live music and the bar anchoring the restaurant.
Hitting the road with his band in a beat-up van, Sean Bohrman looked at the cassette deck and, instead of seeing an ancient relic, became inspired. He could listen to his own, and others', albums on the cheap.
By Susan Cooper Eastman JACKSONVILLE Fla. (Reuters) - A Florida jury found Michael Dunn, a middle-aged white man, guilty of first-degree murder on Wednesday in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager in an argument over loud rap music. Dunn, 47, a software engineer, testified he thought he was defending himself from an armed threat when he fired 10 rounds at an SUV carrying four teens at a Jacksonville gas station parking lot, killing Jordan Davis, 17. Dunn and Davis exchanged words before the shooting about the loud music coming from the SUV. ...
Marty O'Donnell, former Bungie employee and composer of the Halo games and Destiny, will join a documentary about video game music, according to a Kickstarter blog post from the producers of The Players' Score: A Video Game Music Documentary.
New York (AFP) - Hitting the road with his band in a beat-up van, Sean Bohrman looked at the cassette deck and, instead of seeing an ancient relic, became inspired. He could listen to his own, and others', albums on the cheap.
By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc is planning new and revamped streaming-music services in coming weeks, searching for a way to stand out in an increasingly crowded field of rivals from Apple Inc and Amazon.com Inc to Spotify. Nailing music is one way for Google to raise chances of continued success as people spend more time on mobile devices. Google's YouTube service has become a low-profile titan in streaming through the popularity of music videos. Currently, videos must be chosen one track at a time. ...
Our guide to this week's album releases also features streams of upcoming tracks and albums from Zola Jesus, SBTRKT, Lorde, Foxygen, Kendrick Lamar, Röyksopp, and more. Plus, catch up on the week's music news, and watch new music videos from artists like Weezer, Tweedy, and Mastodon. Read and Post Comments | Get the full article at Metacritic
The days of not wanting to wear earplugs to a concert in fear of looking like a nerd just might be over thanks to Dubs acoustic filters, which lower sound by 12 decibels without sacrificing its clarity.
By Susan Cooper Eastman JACKSONVILLE Fla. (Reuters) - Three friends of a slain Florida teenager testified on Friday that they did not have a gun and posed no threat when a man opened fire on them in November 2012 because he was upset over loud rap music they were playing at a gas station. Michael Dunn, 47, a white software engineer, is being retried in the racially-charged case for first degree murder in the death of Jordan Davis, a black 17-year-old. Dunn fired 10 rounds at an SUV carrying Davis and his three friends at a Jacksonville gas station. ...
Valve released the Steam Music Player for all Steam users earlier this week, and the company marked the launch with a sale on six different titles in the Half-Life universe and their original soundtracks. Steam Music, which Valve originally announced this past February, allows people to point Steam to music on their computer and listen to those songs while they're playing games. Valve brought Steam Music out of beta and added the feature for all Steam users with the Sept. 24 update to the Steam client.