You’ve spent the last year rehearsing in your garage with your bandmates and perfecting your sound. Now it’s time to get your band out from behind closed doors and into the public’s eye. But how do you go about doing this?
As opposed to her pop star colleagues, Beyoncé dropped an album unannounced, out of nowhere, to the delight of her fans. It was perhaps an incredible PR move, as the surprise has caused more uproar than any other album this year.
Music Maura Johnston, known to many for her smart pop culture observations, has launched her own weekly magazine. It’s the paid model of digital journalism its founder thinks many fans of the “old web” have been waiting for.
Justin Timberlake just dropped a new single in the music world after a six-year hiatus. "Suit & Tie" has a very classy sense of score and even lyrics. But it isn't quite up to super high-brow standards.