For the next three days, so long as you live outside the US, Jamie xx’s remix of The xx’s “Sunset” will be available as a free download, along with videos for “Angels” and “Chained,” as … read more »
Just a few days after the iTunes variable pricing scale was introduced, Apple rumors are flying again — but this time, they’ve got nothing to do with how much it’ll cost you to download Lady GaGa. The latest buzz surrounds major potential upgrades to the iPhone and iPod touch that could leave satellite radio gasping for its last breath. read more »
As we told you, the guys in Phoenix dropped by NYC to perform on Saturday Night Live. The performance coincided with release an exclusive iTunes-only EP with tracks from their forthcoming album, Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix.
A while back, when we found out that Apple would finally be removing digitial rights management (DRM) protections from its tracks, we were clearly pretty stoked. But there’s always a catch, and this time it’s a price hike on the most popular iTunes downloads — insiders say the increase to $1.29 will go into effect April 7. read more »
Just when you thought your beloved record collection, full of precious pretentiousness and obscure band names, was safe, think again. It looks like the nice guys at Apple have stolen your thunder, and have now made an Indie Store on iTunes; making life just a little bit easier for the independent record label, and giving you an even bigger headache when you find out your lame next door neighbor has heard the new Black Lips record before you. read more »
After the recent news that Apple was working out a deal to remove DRM from tracks, we’re excited to jump on the rumor mill for the next big thing to benefit iTunes users — a feature called iTunes Replay could allow users to stream purchased tracks and media to any place they’re logged in. read more »
Apple is throwing iTunes users a bone, but they might have to pay a little bit more for it. According to top secret insiders, Apple has cut a deal with the three largest music labels that will allow iTunes to offer songs free of copy protection (digital rights management) software — but in exchange, they’ve had to make concessions to the labels about making hit songs a little pricier. read more »