Music Industry News

Judge Allows Universal Music Class-Action Lawsuit to Proceed; Suit Also Filed Against Sony Music

(photo: Bill Oxford) Earlier today, a U.S. District Court judge allowed a class-action lawsuit filed against Universal Music Group (UMG) to proceed.  In February, five musicians submitted two class-action complaints claiming that Sony Music and Universal Music unlawfully denied them the opportunity to terminate (and regain control of) their copyrights approximately 35 years after the […]

Music Industry News

StubHub: “It is Currently Impossible for Us to Offer Immediate Cash Refunds”

(photo: Benjamin Sharpe) StubHub has officially responded to the recent controversy surrounding its refund policy amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. As reported on Digital Music News, some StubHub customers are taking to social media to vent about the ticketing platform’s newly updated refund policies. While StubHub previously allowed ticketholders to request face-value compensation for passes […]

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John Mayer Roasts David Geffen’s Isolation Humblebrag With ‘Drone Shot of My Yacht’

David Geffen’s humblebrag featuring a drone-shot of his yacht at dusk. Earlier this week, billionaire record mogul David Geffen humblebragged about isolating on his 450 ft. yacht in the Grenadines. Now, the roasting is entering a whole new level, thanks to John Mayer. David Geffen’s tone-deaf humblebrag featured a drone-snapped photo of his 450 ft. superyacht, […]

Hip Hop News

Tory Lanez Goes Live with Drake on ‘Quarantine Radio’

Quarantine, quarantine, quarantine. Tory Lanez returned to the airwaves with another episode of his popular “Quarantine Radio” series, and this time he welcomed his biggest guest yet—Drake. Drizzy, whose new single “Toosie Slide” drops Thursday night, popped up during Tuesday’s episode while sipping from a large wine glass. “We know you were around Kevin Durant… Read More