David "Honeyboy" Edwards, considered to be the last of a generation of musicians who brought music from the rural Mississippi Delta to the rest of America, died at his home in Chicago early Monday morning. He was 96 years old.Honeyboy Edwards was born in 1915.
When it comes to a record store, what's more important, a comprehensive selection or a carefully curated assortment of options?It's a question that patrons of the subscription download service eMusic are going to have to confront starting tomorrow.
We continue our quest to answer your questions about the music industry. In researching today's question -- stay tuned -- we got in touch with noted music historian Nolan Porterfield, author of Jimmie Rogers: The Life and Times of America's Blue Yodeler.
Later today, Apple will be holding a press conference. As with all things Apple, there is little advance word on what it's about. But it appears to be music-related, judging from the big guitar on the press release.