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NPR STREAMS NEWPORT FOLK FEST SETS

NPR Music once again teamed up with Newport Folk Fest to film, photo and stream various sets over the weekend. As Rhode Island Natives, Deer Tick is always a fan favorite. 36 more words

This week in music: 7/22 - 7/28

Playing an instrument helps kids learn

Contrasting with previous studies finding that listening to music will improve IQs, newer studies have shown that learning how to play an instrument can significantly, and more consistently, … 134 more words

News From Elsewhere

EU antitrust body clears Apple's $3bn Beats deal

BRUSSELS – The European Union’s antitrust authority has cleared Apple’s $3 billion deal to buy Beats Electronics, which makes headphones and offers music streaming services. 99 more words

Money

Apple wants to improve iTunes with Swell Acquisition

According to various reports, Apple is set to buy Swell which is a personalized radio and podcast application. The Cupertino company is said to be being around $30 million for the company. 113 more words

Mobile

Spotify hopes to help fight piracy in Brazil

Angelica Mari – ZDNet, 7/23/2014

Spotify hopes to become instrumental in the fight against music piracy in Brazil, according to one of the company’s top executives. 84 more words

Nation, Politics & Government

Bop.fm Wants To Feed All Music To You

Beats Music, along with a few other streaming services, has been feeding music into the Bop.fm interface since March of this year. As their tagline above implies, Bop ultimately wants to be the network that lets you play and share any song, any time from any music streaming service. 128 more words

Beats Music

Bop.fm is a remote control for your music apps, and it's now $2M richer

I’ve recently argued with a couple of colleagues over which music streaming service to use for our shared work playlists, but a young startup called… 468 more words

Business