Music

Estrella Media Teams Up with Top Regional Mexican Recording Artists to Launch “Cuídate,” an Emblematic Music Video for its #SiSePuede Community Empowerment Campaign

Monday, March 30, 2020 - 7:06pm

Before the song took shape, we knew it had to have a positive message of hope for our community.

Key Points: 
  • Before the song took shape, we knew it had to have a positive message of hope for our community.
  • Estrella Media, Inc., is a leading vertically integrated, multi-platform, Spanish-language media company operating across top U.S. Hispanic markets.
  • The company's EstrellaTV Network is distributed through owned and operated TV stations, TV network affiliates and related digital media properties.
  • Additionally, Estrella Media is one of the most prolific developers and producers of Spanish-language radio talent and programming.

Camila Cabello, Dave Grohl, H.E.R. and Sam Smith Join Lineup for All-New Benefit Special “FOX PRESENTS THE IHEART LIVING ROOM CONCERT FOR AMERICA,” Airing Sunday, March 29, on FOX

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 5:00pm

and Sam Smith will perform during the all-new benefit special FOX PRESENTS THE IHEART LIVING ROOM CONCERT FOR AMERICA, a music event to help fight the spread of the COVID-19 virus and to celebrate the resilience and strength of the nation during this pandemic.

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  • and Sam Smith will perform during the all-new benefit special FOX PRESENTS THE IHEART LIVING ROOM CONCERT FOR AMERICA, a music event to help fight the spread of the COVID-19 virus and to celebrate the resilience and strength of the nation during this pandemic.
  • Previously announced performers include Alicia Keys, Backstreet Boys, Billie Eilish, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day, Mariah Carey and Tim McGraw.
  • Hosted by Elton John, the one-hour benefit special will air on Sunday, March 29, from 9:00-10:00 PM ET/6:00-7:00 PM PT on FOX, on iHeartMedia radio stations nationwide and via the iHeartRadio app.
  • To extend the reach of the commercial-free specials charitable component, FOX will offer the event across all of its linear and digital platforms.

Yamaha Motor and Tier IV Establish JV for autonomous transportation service

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 2:00am

Yamaha Motor and Tier IV, which have jointly developed autonomous transportation serviceson a pilot basis, started to trial services on production lines this month at Yamaha Motor's Hamakita Plant in Hamamatsu, as a step toward creating a smart factory.

Key Points: 
  • Yamaha Motor and Tier IV, which have jointly developed autonomous transportation serviceson a pilot basis, started to trial services on production lines this month at Yamaha Motor's Hamakita Plant in Hamamatsu, as a step toward creating a smart factory.
  • Now, eve autonomy is taking over this pilot trial from its parent companies to provide the autonomous transportation service to Yamaha Motor manufacturing plants in Japan and overseas.
  • Makoto Shimamoto, Yamaha Motor Director and Mobility Technology Division General Manager, said, "eve autonomy will provide an autonomous transportation service for extra-efficient labor-saving production.
  • Shinpei Kato, Tier IV Founder and CTO said, "This collaboration between a leading Japanese company like Yamaha Motor and a deep-tech startup like Tier IV will be highly competitive on the global stage.

Ausounds Offers Lil' Maestros Free Online Music Lessons for Students During Pandemic

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 4:29pm

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --In the wake of COVID-19, Ausounds, a premium audio manufacturer, is launchinga free five-week virtual music course where students can learn from some of the industry's top musical experts.

Key Points: 
  • SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --In the wake of COVID-19, Ausounds, a premium audio manufacturer, is launchinga free five-week virtual music course where students can learn from some of the industry's top musical experts.
  • Ausounds' music lessons will be appropriate for students at the beginner level and will run Monday through Friday from March 30, 2020 - May 1, 2020.
  • Ausounds is a U.S.-based audio manufacturing company that designs accessible headphones and products for music creators and music lovers alike.
  • The creative minds behind these innovations consistently research the newest technologies in the music industry to incorporate into each product released.

Global Background Music Market (2020 to 2024) - Drivers, Challenges and Trends - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 4:58pm

The report on the global background music market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.

Key Points: 
  • The report on the global background music market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • In addition, growing use of bgm in public spaces is anticipated to boost the growth of the global background music market as well.
  • This study identifies growing use of bgm in public spaces as the prime reasons driving the global background music market growth during the next few years.

Artcadia Gallery's First Virtual 3D Exhibition Opens With New Works by Elvira Bach

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 2:00pm

BERLIN, March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The art consultancy Artcadia Gallery in Berlin opens its first virtual gallery with large-format works by the German art icon Elvira Bach.

Key Points: 
  • BERLIN, March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The art consultancy Artcadia Gallery in Berlin opens its first virtual gallery with large-format works by the German art icon Elvira Bach.
  • From March 26th until April 26th, 2020visitors will be able to take a tour of the 3D exhibition "I'd like to be close to you.
  • "We are proud that we were able to win Elvira Bach for this unique art and gallery experience," said Nadine Wolff, art consultant and founder of Artcadia Gallery in Berlin.
  • This type of exhibition is alsoa premierefor Elvira Bach, the most famous German artist and only female representative of the neo-expressive movement "Junge Wilde".

Global Musical Instrument Market (2020 to 2024) - Drivers, Challenges and Trends - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 1:48pm

The report on the global musical instrument market 2020-2024 provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.

Key Points: 
  • The report on the global musical instrument market 2020-2024 provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • In addition, rising technological innovations is anticipated to boost the growth of the global musical instrument market 2020-2024 as well.
  • This study identifies rising technological innovations as the prime reasons driving the global musical instrument market 2020-2024 growth during the next few years.

iHeartMedia, Inc. Withdraws Full Year 2020 Guidance Due to COVID-19 Impact

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 12:50pm

Given the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the duration and magnitude of the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on the U.S. economy, we believe it is appropriate to withdraw our full-year 2020 guidance.

Key Points: 
  • Given the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the duration and magnitude of the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on the U.S. economy, we believe it is appropriate to withdraw our full-year 2020 guidance.
  • iHeartMedia had a strong January and February before the effects of COVID-19 began to unfold into a global pandemic in early March.
  • To maintain maximum financial flexibility during this period, we have drawn $350 million on our $450 million senior secured asset-based revolving credit facility (ABL Facility).
  • The words or phrases guidance, believe, expect, anticipate, estimates, forecast and similar words or expressions are intended to identify such forward-looking statements.

Bono, will.i.am, Jennifer Hudson, and YOSHIKI Collaborate on "#SING4LIFE" to Inspire Hope and Love During Coronavirus Pandemic

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:00am

will.i.am has released the uplifting track "#SING4LIFE" on his YouTube channel, created with fellow musicians Bono, Jennifer Hudson, and YOSHIKI.

Key Points: 
  • will.i.am has released the uplifting track "#SING4LIFE" on his YouTube channel, created with fellow musicians Bono, Jennifer Hudson, and YOSHIKI.
  • As soon as Bono wrote this song, he uploaded a solo version to U2's Instagram , and collaborated with will.i.am, who turned to his longtime friends YOSHIKI and Jennifer Hudson to complete the track.
  • YOSHIKI accepted the offer and wrote the score immediately, completing the piano recording two hours later.
  • The video was streamed worldwide on Yoshiki Channel International and is available now on YouTube: https://youtu.be/yckQnJp9fp8

United Way of New York City Announces Official Launch of the COVID-19 Community Fund

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 6:07pm

NEW YORK, March 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --United Way of New York City (UWNYC) today announced the official launch of the COVID-19 Community Fund to assist our most vulnerable New Yorkers impacted by the global pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, March 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --United Way of New York City (UWNYC) today announced the official launch of the COVID-19 Community Fund to assist our most vulnerable New Yorkers impacted by the global pandemic.
  • "United Way of New York City has always been committed to supporting our communities during our City's most critical moments," said Sheena Wright, President and CEO of United Way of New York City.
  • "In this time of unprecedented crisis, United Way is once again stepping up to support our community," said John Bruckner, National Grid's New York President.
  • Media inquiries for United Way of New York City can be made by contacting Kieren Joseph Weisert at kieren@thetascgroup.com or at (606) 304-9278.