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Fender’s new online Mod Shop lets guitar players build their next custom axe

Fender launches an online custom shop for those seeking new instruments, allowing guitarists and bassists thousands of options for their next axe at a reasonable price compared to Fender's Custom Shop.
Music

Streaming services and record labels have a plan to fix the music industry

More than 50 major record labels, trade partners, streaming services, and educators have joined forces to form The Open Music Initiative, aimed at giving artists technological tools to gain better transparency of how they are being…
Mobile

Apple’s iOS turns 10, brings redesigned Maps and Music, lock screen improvements 5:47

Apple has unveiled its next major update: iOS 10. It brings a host of improvements, like redesigns to Apple Music, News, and Maps. Here's everything you need to know.
Music

Apple clears up the Apple Music clutter, adds daily playlists to take on Spotify

At the 2016 WWDC event in San Francisco on Monday, Apple showed off its redesigned Apple Music interface, which clears up some of the clutter in your music library, adds new daily playlists, and more.
Music

Radiohead’s Thom Yorke surprises neighbors with a solo acoustic garden party set

Radiohead's Thom Yorke celebrated the queen's birthday in style this weekend, performing a 30-minute solo acoustic set at a neighbor's garden party in the midst of his band's massive stadium tour.
Movies & TV

John Williams will score Indiana Jones 5, and might work on the next Star Wars, too

Composer John Williams will score the upcoming fifth installment of the Indiana Jones series, and might compose the score for Star Wars: Episode VIII, too.
Movies & TV

Tony Awards recognize Broadway’s diversity as four actors of color win top honors

Actors of color were celebrated wholeheartedly during this year's 70th annual Tony Awards. All four awards for musical performance went to black performers at the New York City ceremony.
Music

Amazon readying for music streaming battle with new stand-alone service

Amazon will soon launch a new music streaming service to differentiate from its current Prime Music offering and compete with products from Apple, Google and Spotify.
Music

For Max Jury, boy bands gave way to soul singers as he discovered his own voice

After releasing two successful EPs, Max Jury went from writing and recording songs in his basement to laying down tracks in the legendary Electric Lady studios in New York. The 24 year-old singer/songwriter's self-titles debut album was…
Music

5 songs you need to stream this week: Jurassic 5, Sam Beam, RZA and more

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week are worthy of your attention. Up this week: Jurassic 5, Sam Beam and Jesca Hoop, and more.
Music

5 songs you should be listening to this summer, on a boat, with a beer

Summer is almost here! As such, we've sifted through the pop sands to find five excellent warm-weather jams, all of which will be the perfect accessory to bring along on your 2016 summer expeditions.