Vinyl had a renaissance at retail by experiencing sales growth for the 12th consecutive year, comprising 14% of all U.S. physical album sales, an 11 percent increase from 2016, according to Nielsen Music. The rise of the format can be attributed to promotion from big retailers like Amazon and Barnes & Noble, as well as annual…

Focusing on the artist’s final years, HBO’s new documentary, David Bowie: The Last Five Years, presents a nuanced look at the evolution of Bowie’s music as told through archival footage and interviews with the musical legend’s bandmates. Largely focused on Bowie’s final two albums, The Next Day and Blackstar, the film also explores his musical,…

Robert Frank and the Rolling Stones, Annie Leibovitz and Cindy Lauper, Helmut Newton and INXS, Herb Ritts and Madonna, Weegee and George Michael, among others, lead the exhibition Total Records. Vinyl & photography (until March 11, 2018) at Fundación Foto Colectania (Barcelona, Spain). The exhibition shows a selection of covers of the most emblematic vinyl…

  If you like collecting or buying records you have to read this. On Saturday and Sunday November 11th & 12th for the 48th time, collectors of vintage vinyl and freshly pressed records and cd’s meet again in Utrecht, here the Jaarbeurs Expo houses more than 500 stands in 12.500 square metres of floor space…

The Handmaid’s Tale and Big Little Lies were among the main winners at the Emmys, but we love music and Fargo, House of Cards, Stranger Things and Big Little Lies were the kings of this category. Discover the complete list of 2017 Music Emmy Winners: MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A LIMITED SERIES, MOVIE, OR SPECIAL (ORIGINAL DRAMATIC SCORE): Fargo…

Westworld and Saturday Night Live lead the 2017 Emmy nominations with 22 nods apiece, as you know. Discover the complete list of 2017 Music Emmy nominations: MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A LIMITED SERIES, MOVIE, OR SPECIAL (ORIGINAL DRAMATIC SCORE): Fargo – Aporia FX Networks Music by Jeff Russo – Feud: Bette and Joan Pilot FX Networks…

Is the vinyl revival back for good? This is the billion question in our days and the answer is YES. Read and discover why we are so sure about that… – Sony Will Start Pressing Vinyl Records After 28-Year Hiatus (CNN Money) Sony Music Entertainment said the last week it will begin pressing vinyl records…

Chris Cornell, Soundgarden and, later, Audioslave frontman, died on Wednesday night. He was 52. Mr. Cornell’s death was reported by The Associated Press, citing a statement from his representative, Brian Bumbery. “The death was sudden and unexpected”, Mr. Bumbery said, adding that Mr. Cornell’s wife and other family members were shocked. The statement said the…

The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains, at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London (13 May – 1 October 2017), is the first international retrospective of one of the world’s most iconic and influential bands. Presented by the V&A and Pink Floyd, and promoted by Michael Cohl and Iconic Entertainment Studios, the exhibition marks the…