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  • Apple's decision to pay artists a win for indies, Swift 
    Updated: Jun-23-15 11:28 am

    NEW YORK - Independent record label founder Allen Kovac had planned to remove the music by his artists from iTunes a week ahead of the launch of Apple Music.

  • Apple's about-face reveals cracks in music industry story has photos
    Updated: Jun-22-15 8:14 pm

    LOS ANGELES - Apple's abrupt about-face on paying royalties for songs during a three-month free-trial period for its new music service was a symbolic victory for superstar Taylor Swift and other artists, and a shrewd business move by Apple, at a time when the streaming phenomenon is causing major changes in the music industry.

  • Festivals getting a little old for Jim James 
    Updated: Jun-17-15 11:23 am

    NEW YORK - Jim James and his band My Morning Jacket enjoy playing music festivals, but he's starting to wonder if they are too much of a good thing.