It’s the estate of Michael Jackson – Although the Jackson estate is already highly lucrative, it made $115 million in 2015, this year it’s set to make a whopping $1 billion thanks to selling off its remaining 50% stake in Sony/ATV music publishing – this huge figure makes a little more sense when you realise that Sony/ATV owns the vast majority of the Beatles catalogue!
In an era when it’s not unusual for music conglomerates to focus-group every aspect of their artists’ careers and sweat the details of their releases almost to paranoia, it’s touching to look back to earlier, […]
From Nadia Komami at the Guardian Former Britpop rivals also play live together at secret London gig to launch the much-anticipated Humanz album Damon Albarn, Noel Gallagher, Jehnny Beth and Jean Michel Jarre perform together […]
Radiohead guitarist, Johnny Greenwood, has announced a vinyl issue of his orchestral piece, Water. It was originally released in 2014, and will see a vinyl pressing on November 10 through ABC Classics. The Australian Chamber Orchestra […]