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Bob Dylan’s 60-year music catalog sells for estimated $300M
NEW YORK (AP) _ Bob Dylan has sold publishing rights to his catalog of more than 600 songs, one of the greatest treasures in popular music, to the Universal Music Publishing Group. Although the purchase price has not been officially disclosed, The New York Times, which first reported on the sale, estimates the songwriting legend […]
Vinyl records hit all the right notes
NEW YORK — Digital downloading has forever changed the music industry, but the interest in vinyl is on the uptick. Some music labels, especially small indies, even continue to release new music on vinyl. For collectors, there is a thrill to removing a record from its artfully-adorned jacket and placing it on a turntable to […]
Tennessee man takes Elvis guitar fight to appeals court
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A Tennessee man is asking an appeals court to overturn a decision awarding a guitar once owned by Elvis Presley to the National Music Museum at the University of South Dakota.
South Dakota judge weighing fate of Elvis Presley guitar
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The fate of a guitar played by Elvis Presley and later donated to the National Music Museum is in the hands of a federal judge in South Dakota.