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  • "The Bridge"
    Rollins, Coleman albums added to Grammy Hall of Fame
    Twenty-seven new titles have been added to the Grammy Hall of Fame (15 singles, 12 albums), recognizing their "qualitative or historical significance.” The new inductees raise the total number of recordings honored by the Recording...
  • Camden Premo's Poverty Stricken
    RAPPER CAMDEN PREMO: THE NAME, THE MUSIC, THE VISION
    A hurricane. It comes with ferocious winds, heavy rain, and an expectancy of the unexpected. But the eye of it, which may seem like the calmest part of the storm, is actually the most dangerous part of the entire system. It lures people out their...
  • Fleetwood Mac
    Vintage Fleetwood Mac, Billy Joel featured in free Concert Vault downloads
    Shows by Peter Green-era Fleetwood Mac from 1968 and Billy Joel from 1990 will be available as free downloads for members this week at Concert Vault, a spokesman told Vintage Rock 'n' Roll Examiner Jan. 14.The Fleetwood Mac concert,...
  • Bruce Springsteen
    Free holiday double download marathon begins Thursday at Concert Vault
    The Concert Vault, which usually offers members two free vintage concert downloads a week, is expanding that and giving two free concert downloads a day, once each in the morning and afternoon, starting Dec. 19 and running through Dec. 24, the...
  • Free iPad apps downloads for iPhone, iPod Touch too for today
    Free iPad apps downloads for iPhone, iPod Touch too for today
    Free iPad apps downloads for iPhone, iPod Touch too for today news comes as 38 tech startups enter day two of “TechCrunch Moscow”, a conference that displays the most promising Russian tech startups, according to a Dec. 8 report in...
  • Xbox One and its controller on display at the Microsoft Xbox booth
    Xbox One ready with an Xbox download issues page
    By now most of you know what to expect from the Xbox One - and the attached Examiner video(presenter: Matt Elliott) gives the release date of Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. The Xbox website also gives one a neat countdown clock to the release date. The...
  • Buddy Rich
    Black Crowes, Buddy Rich featured free downloads on Concert Vault
    A show by the Black Crowes at the Newport Folk Festival and a classic 1975 show by Buddy Rich at Carnegie Hall are the two featured downloads at Concert Vault this week, a spokesman said Nov. 12.The Black Crowes show closed out the Newport Folk...
  • Elton John in 1971
    Robert Cray, Elton John featured as free Concert Vault downloads this week
    Concerts by Robert Cray and Elton John are the featured free downloads for members this week starting Wednesday at the Concert Vault, a spokesman told Vintage Rock 'n' Roll Examiner July 14.Robert Cray's concert, from May 25, 1987,...
  • Apple celebrates 50 billion App Store downloads
    Apple celebrates 50 billion App Store downloads
    Apple shared through itshomepageand on a separateApp Store countdown pagetoday, May 15, that is has reached 50 billion app downloads. Details of the person who downloaded the milestone app have not been shared yet. However, Apple indicates the...
  • Team Spirit at Webster Hall
    Team Spirit Celebrates Valentine's Day with free EP, Love is for Suckers
    Nothing says love like a Meat Loaf cover. Charismatic Brooklyn band, Team Spirit, has released a free EP of covers just in time for the most romantic of days (if you consider murder and and mass consumerism 'romantic'). The EP Love Is For...
  • Active Rock:  Digital download and album/CD sales continue to struggle
    Active Rock: Digital download and CD sales continue to struggle
    Singles: Linkin Park’s “Burn It Down” remains on top of the Active/Hard Rock Digital Songs this week. With current songs at Numbers Two and Three, the entire top three is current material. Also, songs number five and six are also...
  • The Beatles
    New Beatles digital only album out on iTunes today
    There's a new Beatles album out today but you won't find it in brick-and-mortar stores. The 14-track “Tomorrow Never Knows” is debuting today on iTunes .The album, which features all previously released songs, is a collection...
  • DonkeyKong
    Nintendo Downloads of the Week 12/2/2011
    If your Wii has been dusted off thanks to the release of Skyward Sword, then you probably won’t be terribly interested in the downloads from Nintendo this week as you’ll be otherwise engaged with Link and his latest adventure. However,...
  • Amazon MP3 Credit: $2 toward an Album for Twitter Followers
    Amazon MP3 Credit: $2 toward an Album for Twitter
    Amazon is rewarding their Twitter followers with a free $2 credit toward Albums on their MP3 store! There are tons of $5 albums, so this could make for a cheap way to add to your music collection.To get the $2 credit:Connect your Amazon and...
  • "Ocean's Kingdom"
    Consumer alert: Flaws in Paul McCartney 'Ocean's Kingdom' download revealed
    UPDATE: Consumer alert: Flaws in McCartney 'Ocean's Kingdom' download resolvedIf you bought your copy of the "Ocean's Kingdom" soundtrack online from Topspin through the Paul McCartney website and got the bonus download...