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Is The MMF Shilling for YouTube (Again)?

Irving Azoff recently posted an open letter to YouTube on a tech industry news site where he laid out the arguments against YouTube–we think very effectively.   1,092 more words

Artist Rights

Note to Irving Azoff: YouTube Doesn't Need to Change, the Music Industry Does

For many music fans, YouTube is one of the best things that ever happened for finding and listening to new artists, much like radio used to be. 696 more words

Tech

YouTube Should Let Musicians Opt Out, Manager Says

The battle between YouTube and the music industry won’t go away.

Famed musician manager Irving Azoff fired the latest salvo on Monday in an open letter to YouTube, arguing that the company doesn’t give artists enough control over how their music is consumed. 871 more words

Tech

The Band Behind The Jams - Peter Pardini Chronicles Chicago

Forming in 1967, the band Chicago has never stopped touring, becoming the top selling band of the ‘70s and eventually the second highest-selling American band of all time. 425 more words

Sarasota Film Festival

Don Henley: Eagles "Probably" Grounded Forever

Don Henley may have let the future of the Eagles slip out in a recent interview on England’s BBC Radio 2. He was promoting his July 3rd opening slot for Carole King’s performance in London’s Hyde park when he was asked about the Eagles performance at the Grammys. 145 more words

Features

Gotta Keep Your Blimp Hand Strong

“Irving, stop calling me.”

“Bob, your close-mindedness is kind of off-putting. I’m just gonna say it. Off-putting.”

“It’s a blimp. Be fun to have one over the baseball stadiums like at Soldier Field. 420 more words

Sailing Down The River In An Old Canoe

“I don’t even know what that is, Irving.”

“River cruiser.”

“It looks like a floating Motel 6.”

“There’s a jacuzzi! Bobby, I don’t understand: the Dead was known for experimentation.” 205 more words