Does Vezt Provide Songwriters With Their Business Model of the Future?
Vezt trumpets itself as the savior of the struggling performer. But can the fledgeling start-up help artists get by? And can the company itself survive long enough to find out?
The FBI's Long, Alarming History of Investigating Black Musicians
The agency's reported investigation of rapper Meek Mill's latest prison sentence seems to be an exception to a rule.
Musicians Are Much More Likely to Use Psychotherapy
It's unclear if they're more neurotic than the rest of us, or simply more open to seeking help.
New Data Finds High Rate of Hearing Loss Among Musicians
In Germany, professional musicians are nearly four times as likely as non-musicians to suffer noise-induced hearing loss.
Study Casts Doubt on Superiority of Stradivarius Violins
Researchers find top-ranked musicians can’t distinguish the sound of a Strad—and often prefer newer instruments.