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Scott Thill


  • Pixies' Frank Black Readies Tour With New Band Grand Duchy

    In 1987, Charles Michael Kittridge Thompson IV released his first record with the Pixies (fans know him best as Black Francis in that band). Over the next two decades he would reemerge as a solo artist (Frank Black) and with a band (the Catholics), cut a few records in Nashville, and even step behind the […]

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  • New Madonna for $3.99? Amazon Takes Aim at iTunes With Variably Priced MP3s

    Last year, NBC CEO Jeff Zucker complained that Apple "destroyed the music business in terms of pricing" by sticking to its guns on the 99-cents-per-song model. But now entertainment execs might be landing some payback, in the form of Amazon MP3. This week, the online-shopping powerhouse's DRM-free download store announced two ongoing discount promotions, called […]

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