Posts Tagged ‘Live Music’

NEW MUSIC UPDATE: February 2021 Playlist

by Mallory Dwortz
This month has already been exploding with new releases and music industry updates. Artists are rising out of the 2020 gloom, dropping new singles, creating new projects, and announcing upcoming albums. In order to keep track of all these new-music-happenings, we have another playlist for you! Read on for relevant music news, and brief reviews […]

Cancellation Season…

by Mallory Dwortz
Next up on this rollercoaster year of music news, 2021 is shaping up to have another dry festival season. With spring and early summer peering their once-music-filled-heads around winter’s corner, many of their usual festivals are either backing out or postponing.  We spoke about this in December, citing Hangout Music Festival’s hesitant status report. Their […]

Hangout Music Festival Hesitant About This Spring’s Dates: Will 2020 Cancellations Continue Into 2021?

by Mallory Dwortz
Alabama’s Hangout Music Festival is raising an eyebrow at their typical weekend in May, as COVID-19 cases continue to rise in the United States. This Gulf Shores staple for music fans of multiple genres posted an update on Twitter, alerting fans of the potential for another cancellation. We all saw this coming. 2020 may be […]

Another Week of At-Home Music!

by Mallory Dwortz
Last week we had several articles exploring the ways in which this quarantine is impacting artists and listeners worldwide. There have been live streams, fundraisers, and new music releases uploaded in an effort to create some form of “new normal” in a time of absolute chaos. Every social media platform is being utilized right now […]

Musicians of Twitch

by Jackson Red
If you’re as out of touch as I am, you may have been under the impression that Twitch, the live streaming service, is primarily for teenagers watching each other play Fortnight. But, as I’ve recently become aware, the Twitch community is actually incredibly diverse, and not only is the music community especially active, but, especially […]

Social Media & Music: How LÜM Is Changing Streaming Forever

by Katy Clark
“Music is the most famous and popular language in the world” – PSY I agree, music is not only a popular and famous language, but a unique one because there aren’t necessarily words. Still, everyone can understand the language a song can speak; the moment when the hairs on your arm stand up from pulsing […]