Jazz musicians find a new source of standards: The Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame

When rock ’n’ roll replaced show tunes as America’s most popular music in the ’60s, jazz musicians should have replaced show tunes with rock ’n’ roll in their repertoire. But they didn’t. – Geoffrey Himes, Paste

Gun-toting, mask-wearing, Rascal Flatts-crooning sensation RMR signs with Warner Records

Here’s a look at how the deal came to be.  – Shirley Halperin, Variety

Apple Music's ‘Stream Local’ initiative to support Indian musicians

The lockdown has led to the entertainment industry ushering in new ways to keep artistes thriving and audiences uplifted in these trying times; one of these avenues is Apple Music’s new initiative ‘Stream Local’ which launched on April 11. Stream Local is also available in South Africa and other parts of Africa, as well as Australia. – Divya Kala Bhavani, The Hindu