3rd March: Spotify & Ministry of Sound settle lawsuit & Arts Council responds to regional balance debate

Monday 3rd March '14

Guardian  Spotify and Ministry of Sound settle music playlists copyright lawsuit Playlists based on the dance brand’s compilations will be removed from streaming service’s search engine. Alice Herz-Sommer, 1903–2014: remembered by Ed Vulliamy The Observer's Ed Vulliamy recalls his …

24th February: Closing ceremony classical at Sochi, classical music explodes, and Maria von Trapp

Monday 24th February '14

New York Daily News Classical music explodes, both in sales and in expanding boundaries As crossover classical-pop performers like Andrea Bocelli and Lindsey Stirling sell tons of records, established pop, rock and roots musicians like Rufus Wainwright, …