Social Media

Justin Bieber may have broken Instagram, but Facebook fixed it

In the past, every time Justin Bieber posted an image or video to Instagram, it would receive so many likes that the platform would slow to a crawl. But the problem has been fixed when it moved to Facebook's servers.

Tom Petty to bring classic cuts and new rarities to dedicated SiriusXM channel

Iconic rocker and songwriter Tom Petty will be getting his own channel on satellite radio, landing on channel 31 on SiriusXM after hosting his own show on the service for over nine seasons.

Adele’s got the moves like Jagger in video performance of latest single

Adele has released a passionate live video to accompany the latest single from her upcoming album 25, which centers around meeting old friends, lovers, and acquaintances at a party 25 years in the future.
Movies & TV

The latest look at HBO series Vinyl shows a record exec on the edge 1:30

HBO has released the second trailer for upcoming rock and roll drama Vinyl, featuring a frenetic record executive who needs to find the next big sound to save his company from bankruptcy.

Concert venues strengthen security in light of Paris club attack

Major concert promoters are increasing security at live music shows in response to the Bataclan attacks in Paris. The horrific incident is also causing many major music acts to cancel European shows. 

Pandora buys pieces of Rdio to battle rivals Spotify and Apple Music

Rdio may be about to disappear but Pandora's stepping in to grab the best bits. That's right, as Rdio filed for bankruptcy Monday, music streaming service Pandora said it's acquiring parts of Rdio to help it bring on-demand features to its…

Watch the colorful, upbeat music video for Elton John’s Looking Up

Ahead of Sir Elton John's upcoming record Wonderful Crazy Night, the legendary piano rocker has released a whimsical music video for Looking Up. The record, co-produced by John and T Bone Burnett, will be released on February 5, 2016.
Home Theater

End of an era: Microsoft finally lays Zune music player to rest

Microsoft has written the final chapter of it's once-heated battle against the iPod, shuttering digital music services for its Zune once and for all, and converting users to the Groove Music Pass.

Bowie unveils creepy new promo for his latest video, ahead of new LP

Watch the promo for David Bowie's short film Blackstar which is associated with his upcoming record. The first single, and associated short film, will drop next week, while the album is due to launch January 8.

End of an era: Apple shutters Beats Music for good

Apple has finally shut down Beats Music, the streaming service it acquired in 2014 with the purchase of Beats Electronics. The shutdown coincided with Apple Music's new compatibility with Android devices.

Terrorists attack Paris, over 100 may have been killed at Eagles of Death Metal show

As many as 100 people have been killed at Paris' Bataclan stadium tonight where the Eagles of Death Metal were playing a show on their European tour. The attack is one of several staged attacks on Paris, including bombings and shootings at…

AMC to air Imagine: John Lennon 75th Birthday Concert in December

Imagine: John Lennon 75th Birthday Concert has secured a long list of star-studded performers and it seems that plenty of folks are still inspired by the vision of the late great musician.