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10 Music Stories You Must Read This Weekend

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iWow, what can I say.. This has been one of the most busiest week that I have had since launching SoSoActive on Christmas Eve of last year. I reached out to all 10 finalists of SXSW Music Accelerator program and got and got replies from six of them. So I have been in interview overload. I haven’t had a lot of time to surf the web for stories, but here is what I found.

Indie music king fears its getting harder To trust the internet-Social media is helping people find and access content that interests them, but there is so much noise out there that it’s becoming harder to find trusted sources of information.-psfk.com

‘Wildchords’ Leaves no Guitar Player Left Behind-Ovelin is a Finland based start-up that specializes in music education games and they have created an extremely popular I-Pad app game called WildChords.-SoSoActive

2012 Campaign Playlist by barackobama-President Obama joins Spotify. How cool is that?-Spotify

Paul McCartney to receive star on Hollywood Walk of Fame today-The former Beatle will also be streaming a live performance of ‘Kisses On The Bottom’ songs tonight-NME

45 Sound: Upload Your Video and We Will Make it Sound Great-45 Sound is a video service that replaces the original sound of concert footage with a high-quality recording of the exact same part-SoSoActive

Jay-Z & Kanye West – Ni**as In Paris (Explicit)-Self Explanatory-Youtube/Vevo

Warner Music Losses Grow 44%, Revenue Flat Despite Digital Gains-Warner Music Group this morning reported that losses were up 44% to $26 million in their first fiscal quarter ending December 31, 2011.-Hypebot

Grammy Protestors Drop Off 23,000 Signatures at NARAS Headquarters-More than a dozen musicians, community leaders and supporters dropped off a thick stack of documents on Thursday (Feb. 9) with a reported 23,000 signatures at the Recording Academy headquarters-Billboard.biz

The Myspace Years (2003-2008)– no matter how popular sites like Facebook and Twitter have become, they’ll never come close to saying they did it like Myspace-SoSoActive

19 Hot Music Apps from SXSW Accelerator 2012-list of music and music-related apps from this year’s crop of finalists and alternates, which bridges the music and technology categories of SXSW Accelerator-EvolverFM