Zaki Ibrahim Faced Down Tragedy and Found Joy Making 'The Secret Life of Planets'

Zaki Ibrahim Faced Down Tragedy and Found Joy Making 'The Secret Life of Planets'

At its zenith, music is an emotional statement. For Zaki Ibrahim, the creation her new album, The Secret Life Planets, is neurochemistry in motion.   Having experienced the death her father and the birth her son within a four-month span, emotional reflections on time and purposeful existence became paramount for the album, the West coast-born vocalist and songwriter’s first since […]

EDM Producer/Artist Finds a Way to Make Headphones Sound Like a High-End Surround Sound Speaker System

EDM Producer/Artist Finds a Way to Make Headphones Sound Like a High-End Surround Sound Speaker System

Has EDM producer/artist Matt Darey done the impossible in creating a truly immersive experience for headphones?  Or has he just produced just another hyped-up EDM track? EDM producer/artist Matt Darey claims to have done what some in the music industry have considered ‘the impossible.’ Following the release Wolf, an immersive audio album written and produced in 7.1.4 3D audio, he […]

The 6 Most Powerful Women In the Music Industry Write a Letter to the President of the Grammys

The 6 Most Powerful Women In the Music Industry Write a Letter to the President of the Grammys

Comments by Grammys chief Neil Portnow has prompted a letter from six the most powerful women in the music industry. Last week, Grammys president Neil Portnow urged women to ‘step up’ to bridge the sizable gap between male winners and female winners.  Portnow is president the Recording Academy, the organization that oversees the Grammys and its entire voting process. Portnow […]

Republic Group President Charlie Walk Claims He Was Extorted

Republic Group President Charlie Walk Claims He Was Extorted

The situation surrounding Republic Group president Charlie Walk is getting uglier by the moment.  Now, the Universal Music Group executive is claiming that he was extorted. As the Harvey Weinstein meltdown dominated the headlines in 2017, the music industry kept asking: are we next?  Perhaps that question is already being answered. Now, it looks like the situation surrounding Republic Group president […]