Tag: Arts/Entertainment

Apple Music Reveals How Much It Pays When You Stream a Song

Apple Music told artists it pays a penny per stream, according to a letter viewed by The Wall Street Journal. The disclosure, made in a letter to artists delivered Friday via the service’s artist dashboard and sent to labels and publishers, reflects music-streaming services’ increasing efforts to show they are artist-friendly. Apple Inc.’s move can […]

What to Watch: 14 Movies and Series to Stream This Week

Another day, another accolade for “Schitt’s Creek.” At the Screen Actors Guild Awards, Sunday, the beloved series picked up a couple more awards—outstanding performance by an ensemble in a comedy series and outstanding performance by a female actor in a comedy series (Catherine O’Hara). The Canadian comedy has also continued to rack up audiences. The […]

What to Watch: 16 Movies and TV Series to Stream This Week

More and more theaters are opening as audiences get more comfortable stepping outside their homes. For those who are decidedly stayin’ in, there is, of course, still plenty to watch. Here’s what’s new in the worlds of William Shatner, “The Mighty Ducks,” Sherlock Holmes and more: New Release: ‘Senior Moment’ ( Amazon , Apple TV, […]

What to Watch: 13 Movies and TV Series to Stream This Week

Oscar season has finally arrived. Nominations for Hollywood’s top awards were announced Monday, with Netflix ’s “Mank” leading with 10 nods. “Nomadland” is considered a frontrunner for best picture, with nominations across key categories, including best editing and adapted screenplay. Meanwhile “The Father,” “Judas and the Black Messiah,” “The Trial of the Chicago 7” and […]

Disney Deals Blow to Movie Chains With Streaming Plan

Text size Tanaonte/Dreamstime Walt Disney plans to release two more movies on its streaming service on the same days as their theatrical release, dealing a fresh blow to theater chains. Marvel said on its Twitter feed that its “Black Widow” will debut July 9 on Walt Disney +, at the same time as in theaters. […]

NFTs Are Music Industry’s Latest Big Hit

After a year with no live performances, musicians are hoping to connect with their fans on the blockchain and make up for lost revenue by selling them nonfungible tokens. Electronic-music artist Justin Blau, known as 3LAU, has fetched $17 million in the past month from NFTs, helped in part by a tokenized release of his […]