It has been more than two years since Kesha released a record. Due to her ongoing battle with Dr.Luke the artist has been prevented from conducting any actual recording. In an age where statuses and post can be forgotten within seconds of scrolling through a social media timeline, Kesha's team realize how important it is to stay active. Fans will be thrilled to hear the new track produced by Zedd titled "True Colors."

Looks like Aziz Ansari and Eric Wareheim did Kanye West a favor by shooting a spoof tribute to The Life of Pablo track titled 'Famous' now labeled the official video.

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.

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.

Tonight any and all producers should be in attendance of iStandard's Producer Showcase, The Road to Beast of the Beats X- Presented by Akai Professional & Native Instruments. Powered by Monster Energy & CollabMix. Always creating a credible platform to be reconized the organization evades Harlem Nights located downtown Atlanta, Georgia.

I created a video to outline how Patchwerk Recording Studios contest called That Tight Thirty Two On Thurzdayz werks. Let it be known this contest is for the emcees and producers who can bring the heat.

The month of February brought the fire delivery of yet another artist to take the crown of That Tight Thirty Two On Thurzdayz contest.

The recap video is up from Saturday March 5th 2016 Weekend Werkshop with Travis Nuckles discussing How To Effectively Promote and Market Your Music For Radio. The house was packed as always for our 4th consecutive sold out event.

 

Our next werkshop is Fundamentals of Publishing with Al "Butter" McLean slated for Saturday March 26, 2016! Purchase tickets here.