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Country music star Garth Brooks speaks at a news conference on Thursday, July 10, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. Brooks, one of the last musicians to refuse put his music on iTunes, said he will make his songs available digitally though his own website. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Brooks’ music coming to digital via his own site

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Garth Brooks is finally embracing digital music, but he’s doing it his own way. Brooks, one of the last holdout big-name musicians still refusing to put his music on iTunes, said […]

07/10/2014

In this March 14, 2013 file photo, a band is on the move on the corner of Sixth Street and I-35 at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Jay Janner)

iTunes launching music festival at SXSW

NEW YORK (AP) — iTunes is putting its stamp on South by Southwest, piggybacking on the annual event with its own music festival. The company said Wednesday it will debut its popular iTunes Festival, a […]

02/19/2014

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Which flicks are worth your bucks this holiday?

Film critic William Bibbiani — host of “The B-Movies Podcast” (available on iTunes) and a new web series called “The 12-Days of Killmas” talks with Money 101’s Bob McCormick about the latest films:

12/13/2013

Bruno Mars (Photo by Al Powers/Powers Imagery/Invision /AP, File)

Stars donate songs for Philippines relief album

NEW YORK (AP) — Dozens of top stars have donated songs to an album aimed at raising funds for disaster relief in the Philippines. Songs by The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Beyonce, U2 and Bruno Mars […]

11/25/2013

A woman angrily confronts the guards as she tries to queue up to receive treatment and relief supplies at Tacloban airport Monday Nov. 11, 2013, following Friday's typhoon Haiyan that lashed this city and several provinces in central Philippines.  Typhoon-ravaged Philippine islands faced an unimaginably huge recovery effort that had barely begun Monday, as bloated bodies lay uncollected and uncounted in the streets and survivors pleaded for food, water and medicine.  (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

AT&T, Verizon waive fees to contact Philippines

NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T and Verizon are offering free calls and texts to the Philippines for customers trying to contact friends and family there in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan. AT&T wireless customers will […]

11/12/2013

Pandora listening up in face of iTunes Radio

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — People listened to Pandora’s Internet radio service for a collective 1.47 billion hours in October, up 18 percent from a year ago, in the face of the launch iTunes Radio. The […]

11/04/2013

Video still of Fred Stobaugh as posted on YouTube.

96-year-old’s poem to late wife professionally recorded

A 96-year-old Illinois man wrote a song about his wife of 75 years and when he sent the heart-wrenching ode into a singer-songwriter contest, they decided to produce it for him. When Fred Stobaugh talks […]

08/26/2013

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Weekend movie tips

How should you spend your box office money this weekend? Money 101 host Bob McCormick talks with William Bibbiani, Film Critic for craveonline.com and the B-Movies Podcast (available on iTunes) about the new films “Grown Ups […]

07/12/2013

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Adam Carolla on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with radio personality, television host, comedian, and actor Adam Carolla. He hosts, The Adam Carolla Show, a talk show that set a Guinness World Record for the “most downloaded podcast.”

07/11/2013

Neil Diamond performing "Sweet Caroline" in the eighth inning of baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Kansas City Royals, Boston. (AP Photo)

Neil Diamond records charity song for Boston

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Neil Diamond visited Boston in the days following the marathon bombings and left convinced he should do something to help. “I was moved by the unity and the attitude of the […]

06/26/2013

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