Music http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/music The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Music en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:39:00 GMT Taylor Swift Has High Hopes for the Future of Taylor Swift-Like Music In an op-ed for The Wall Street Journal, the singer-songwriter proclaims: 'The music industry isn't dying…it's just coming alive.' Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:39:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235461 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235461 Laura Entis In an op-ed for The Wall Street Journal, the singer-songwriter proclaims: 'The music industry isn't dying…it's just coming alive.' This Company Makes 3-D Printed Headphones That Perfectly Fit Your Ears Nikki Kaufman, one of the founders of Quirky, wants to give customers the best possible headphone experience. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 12:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235439 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235439 Nina Zipkin Nikki Kaufman, one of the founders of Quirky, wants to give customers the best possible headphone experience. Google Buys Digital Music Service Songza Google expands into music streaming with purchase of context and curation-based Songza. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235332 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235332 Nina Zipkin Google expands into music streaming with purchase of context and curation-based Songza. Here's Why YouTube Video Creators Are About to Make a Lot of Money The video-sharing website is testing out a panoply of new features, including the ability for fans to 'tip' video creators directly through the site. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 18:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235235 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235235 Laura Entis The video-sharing website is testing out a panoply of new features, including the ability for fans to 'tip' video creators directly through the site. Google's Next Move: Music Streaming? The digital giant is rumored to be purchasing streaming and music curation site Songza. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 19:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234605 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234605 Nina Zipkin The digital giant is rumored to be purchasing streaming and music curation site Songza. Myspace is Emailing Embarrassing Old Photos to Lure Back Lapsed Users Some Myspace users -- who may be surprised to discover that the site still exists – have received alarming emails from the network with their old, embarrassing photos attached. Mon, 02 Jun 2014 17:44:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234452 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234452 Geoff Weiss Some Myspace users -- who may be surprised to discover that the site still exists – have received alarming emails from the network with their old, embarrassing photos attached. Was Apple's Beats Acquisition Smart or Desperate? The tech giant has always been known for its innovation, but its latest move is leading some to question whether it's losing its edge. Thu, 29 May 2014 18:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234341 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234341 Nina Zipkin The tech giant has always been known for its innovation, but its latest move is leading some to question whether it's losing its edge. Budgeting Time for Play is Good Business Hard work is crucial to success but a single minded focus is overrated. Cultivating new skills like playing an instrument or working with our hands has serendipitous benefits for problem solving at work. Sat, 24 May 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234035 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234035 Jack Flanagan Hard work is crucial to success but a single minded focus is overrated. Cultivating new skills like playing an instrument or working with our hands has serendipitous benefits for problem solving at work. Meet the Universal Platform for Sharing Music Bop.fm allows users of subscription music services to share songs and playlists with listeners of other services, such as Spotify. Wed, 21 May 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233881 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233881 Melinda Newman Bop.fm allows users of subscription music services to share songs and playlists with listeners of other services, such as Spotify. Photo-Taking Contact Lenses, Giant Crab Robots and Radiation-Blocking Underwear A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?' Tue, 20 May 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233937 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233937 Jason Fell A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?' Sell Like a (Literal) Rock Star With These 5 Takeaways Use these lessons from some of the biggest acts in music to up your game with your clients. Tue, 13 May 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233446 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233446 Steve Jones Use these lessons from some of the biggest acts in music to up your game with your clients. Music Mogul and Entrepreneur Dr. Dre: I'm the 'First Billionaire in Hip Hop' In an expletive-riddled video recording, the famous rapper and entrepreneur behind Beats Electronics seemingly confirm's Apple's $3.2 billion offer to buy the company. Fri, 09 May 2014 12:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233754 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233754 Jason Fell In an expletive-riddled video recording, the famous rapper and entrepreneur behind Beats Electronics seemingly confirm's Apple's $3.2 billion offer to buy the company. Hear That? Apple May Buy Beats Electronics in $3.2 Billion Mega Deal. Looking to amplify its 'cool' factor, Apple is reportedly in talks to buy the premium headphone maker. Thu, 08 May 2014 22:34:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233749 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233749 Lauren Covello Looking to amplify its 'cool' factor, Apple is reportedly in talks to buy the premium headphone maker. Who Knew? Charismatic Alibaba Founder Jack Ma Moonlights as a Singer (Video) He may be founder of one of the world's largest ecommerce companies, but Jack Ma also knows how to deliver a show-stopping musical performance. Mon, 05 May 2014 19:46:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233638 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233638 Geoff Weiss He may be founder of one of the world's largest ecommerce companies, but Jack Ma also knows how to deliver a show-stopping musical performance. Could This Band of Flying Drones Be the Next YouTube Sensation? KMel Robotics has programmed drones to play musical instruments. Check out their first music video. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233372 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233372 Laura Entis KMel Robotics has programmed drones to play musical instruments. Check out their first music video. Branson's Latest Bet: Will 2014 Be the Year of Virgin Hotels? The billionaire has announced plans for a 240-room hotel in trendy Nashville, Tenn., following additional slated properties in Chicago and New York. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:26:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233266 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233266 Geoff Weiss The billionaire has announced plans for a 240-room hotel in trendy Nashville, Tenn., following additional slated properties in Chicago and New York. This Contraption Transforms Houseplants Into Musical Instruments A device called the MIDI Sprout, which transforms plant biorhythms into a sort of music, is sowing major seed funding on Kickstarter -- to the tune of over $27,000. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233211 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233211 Geoff Weiss A device called the MIDI Sprout, which transforms plant biorhythms into a sort of music, is sowing major seed funding on Kickstarter -- to the tune of over $27,000. What's That Song? Apple's iOS 8 May Be Able to Tell You. The tech giant's latest mobile operating system may boast a song recognition feature in a partnership with Shazam. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:24:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233194 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233194 Benjamin Kabin The tech giant's latest mobile operating system may boast a song recognition feature in a partnership with Shazam. How Being a Post-Punk Singer Prepared Me for the Startup Life Tech founder on seeking funds for albums, booking tours and hanging with Dave Grohl. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233019 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233019 David Larson Levine Tech founder on seeking funds for albums, booking tours and hanging with Dave Grohl. 3 Celebs Jumping on the Bitcoin Bandwagon (and One Who Says She's an 'Idiot' for Missing It) Bitcoin isn't just for 'cyber snobs' anymore. Tech-happy stars are riding the trendy Bitcoin wave, too. Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:34:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232359 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232359 Kim Lachance Shandrow Bitcoin isn't just for 'cyber snobs' anymore. Tech-happy stars are riding the trendy Bitcoin wave, too.