As tour season kicks off for numerous artist and groups you can look for IDMonline to keep your calendar filled. The R&B/electronica/hip hop duo consisting of the American rapper/singer Phonte and the Dutch record producer Nicolay better known as The Foreign Exchange hit the road next month. Check and see if Tales From The Land of Milk And Honey is hitting your city.
Mark Beyoncé down again to top the chart with her latest release, Lemonade. The projected numbers have her set to sell around 500k albums, 900 tracks and generate up to 45 million streams. Believe it or not those sale numbers represent a 19% decline over her previous first week with album titled Beyoncé.
The new video for Detroit's own J.Dilla and Nas 'The Sickness' is exactly what the song title explains. Listening to the track if you are a fan of Dilla only makes you imagine what could have been amazing collaborations with Nasir Jones. The Diary is a collection of Dilla's vocal performances over his production and that of other producers, such as Madlib, Pete Rock, Nottz, Hi-Tek and Karriem Riggins among others.
Rico Brooks, manager for super producers Sonny Digital and Metro Boomin stopped by Patchwerk Recording Studios to drop some knowledge on being a manager in the music industry. He spent years working his way up the rankings from being a clerk at a Greenbriar Mall Record store and working at Block Entertainment to being the CEO of Adella Thomas Management.
The one question we always receive at IdOMUSIC® events is when are the tees coming back? Well the wait is over. The official IdOMUSIC® tees are back in both white and black. If interested in purchasing simply click the link and make it happen.
Everyday a new song gets played but who is really listening to the record? What are the requirements for a smash hit? What if you want to take it down a notch and just chill. What artist can take you there in an instant? Perhaps you should get feedback from the ones who actually listen and purchase music. Meet the consumers! Tune in for the series Music Monday hosted at Patchwerk Recording Studios.
It appears Apple is implementing it's will and locking down a technology that would allow the company to censor audio streams during playback. The patent application, available on patent database Justia and first reported by Business Insider, describes ways of removing "unwanted audio" within streams.
Many artists, managers, and producers gathered to get industry tips on music publishing from Kobalt Publishing’s VP of Creative Services, Al “Butter” McLean. Al Butter has been with Kobalt for over 10 years working with numerous clients such as Paul McCartney, Lauryn Hill, Katy Perry, and Noah “40” Shebib.
Along with the changing of the season comes a change of attire. Brought to you by the legendary Patchwerk Recording Studios, IdOMUSIC® has colloborated with long time designer MisterSoul216 to create a limited edition IDM tee shirt. We only are pressing up 25 tees with the Old English font. If interested in purchasing the super exclusive tee simply click to order.