Rock band Def Leppard has added its back catalog of music onto Apple Music and other streaming services today, following a years-long „power struggle“ with Universal Records over the band’s digital song rights.
Now, as Def Leppard lead singer Joe Elliott explained to TeamRock.com, new executives at Universal Records have thought differently about the band’s streaming catalog, leading to the inking of a deal and the band’s music launching today on Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon Music Unlimited, and more. “We tried to do a deal many years ago, but it didn’t work out, so we just waited and bided our time.
“Record labels, or any [...]
LivingSocial has brought back a deal centering on Apple Music, which last appeared in November. With the offer, you can get a four month subscription to Apple’s streaming music service for free, adding one extra month onto the existing three month free trial and saving you $9.99.
Like the previous offer, LivingSocial’s deal is only available for new subscribers who sign up for individual membership plans on Apple Music.
In other deals from this week, T-Mobile recently announced a partnership with Twentieth Century Fox Film that will allow T-Mobile customers to get discounted tickets to five select movies in 2018. Starting on January 23, users will [...]
Wu-Tang Clan lead member and acclaimed American rapper RZA will host a Music Lab session at Apple’s Union Square store in San Francisco later this month. First spotted by AppleInsider, the the free-to-attend session called „Developing Your Sound with RZA“ will reveal a number of techniques the hip-hop artist uses to produce his music.
Attendees at the January 22 session will begin by brainstorming and sketching out ideas to create their music story and sound profile. Then they’ll get to grips with GarageBand for iPad Pro and ROLI Blocks, which will help them learn how RZA developed his trademark beats, which revolutionized hip-hop in the 1990s. [...]
Apple this morning shared a new video on its YouTube channel highlighting Gwen Stefani’s Christmas album „You Make it Feel Like Christmas.“
The one minute animated short features a cartoon Gwen Stefani in an updated version of „‚Twas the Night Before Christmas.“ Santa comes down the chimney and then asks Gwen Stefani to do a Christmas music performance.
Stefani’s Christmas album was released in October of 2017 and it features 12 Christmas songs, including classics like Last Christmas, Silent Night, Jingle Bells, Santa Baby and Let It Snow. The album is available on Apple Music and iTunes, where it is priced at [...]