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Music labels sue Pandora over pre-1972 recordings

The streaming music service is violating New York law by not paying artists, the lawsuit alleges.

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Must-have apps for music festivals

There's more to a music festival than just listening to the music. Use these apps to make any festival a weekend to remember.

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Drastic Spotify redesign sports a darker look and revamped Your Music section

Spotify is doing away with its gray theme for a bold new black look. Here's a preview of what you can expect.

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Is high-resolution audio really as good as it sounds?

Many audiophiles will tell you that high-resolution audio delivers a superior sound. But is the quality worth the extra cost of stocking your music library with high-resolution recordings?

Songza's new weather-based playlists will have you singing in the rain

Your ideal "dancing in the rain" soundtrack awaits.

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Google Music lets you update your library through Chrome

Now you don't have to bother with installing the Music Manager app to get new music uploaded into your library in the cloud.

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Spotify adds $5 student plan, but note the fine print

Half-price offer requires yearly enrollment for as long as you're in college.

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Hands-on with the new mobile Sonos apps

We've tested the beta versions of the new Sonos controllers and come away impressed.

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Feeling lucky? Tell Google to 'Play some music'

New Google Search voice command caters to the indecisive.

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Twitter kills its music app, which never got much play

The app, which let people follow artists and play songs, will be removed from Apple's app store Friday