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Google OneBox: Improving Your Music Search Results

Last week Google announced the launch of a new search feature, called Music Onebox, which allows you to stream songs for free via partner services Lala and MySpace’s iLike (as well as Pandora, imeem and Rhapsody).

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Guilty Pleasures Within The Music Industry

What are some of your guilty pleasures that one would not expect to see on your iPod? This was a question asked of a huge selection of musicians and professionals in the music industry by All About The Music’s owner Alex Gilbert.

Alice In Chains iPhone App: Another Big Name In Apple Store

Alice In Chains iPhone App: Another Big Name In Apple Store

Don’t be surprised seeing lots of iPhone-related news in this blog, especially since this device is on very friendly terms with the music world right now. For example, there is a whole two prominent music applications hitting iTunes App Store today.

CD-Vinyl: Innovation Or Perversion?

CD-Vinyl: Innovation Or Perversion?

The thingy in question is a new single by French hip-hop producer Wax Tailor, released in a format aptly titled CD-Vinyl – which can be played in a CD player as well as on a turntable.

Cheap Trick: The Kings Of 8-Track

Cheap Trick: The Kings Of 8-Track

As Wired properly noticed, you’d doubtfully surprise anyone with releasing an album on an 8-track tape. In the ’70s. But in 2009, the idea looks like an effective marketing move. So, who’s done that? Cheap Trick, crazy veteran rockers from Illinois.

Ruin Your Guitar, For Profit!

Ruin Your Guitar, For Profit!

A hunt for new ways to promote an upcoming record can bring you to quite devastating, literally, actions.