Artists

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Apple Bows Down After Taylor Swift Calls Out Tech Giant Over Royalties For Artists

Apple says it’s bowing to concerns raised by pop superstar Taylor Swift. The giant tech company now plans to pay royalties to artists and record labels during a free, three-month trial of its new streaming music service.

06/21/2015

A frame from a YouTube video showing a brawl between arts and crafts vendors and skateboarders at Justin Herman Plaza in San Francisco. (Jenifer Martinez/YouTube)

Caught On Camera: Artists, Skateboarders Brawl At San Francisco Justin Herman Plaza

A brawl among skateboaders and arts and craft vendors in San Francisco was captured on video and posted to YouTube.

05/13/2015

Protest over San Francisco artist tenant evictions (Margie Shafer/CBS)

San Francisco Artists’ Protest Eviction Notice From Market Street Space

Artist tenants in a mid-Market area building have been given a 30 day eviction notice. But they’re not going without a fight.

03/26/2015

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25 Irish Musicians & Bands To Rock Out To On St. Patrick’s Day 2015

PHOTOS: This St. Patrick’s Day, see how Irish you REALLY are. Which of these 25 artists’ and bands’ albums do you own?

03/04/2015

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Best Art Galleries In The USA

It does not matter if you are looking to purchase a piece of art or just enjoy looking at different works of art, many galleries in America offer a place to explore and experience fabulous works of art in person.

01/08/2015

One of the effigies found hanging at UC Berkeley Saturday morning. (Source: Pastormykmac)

Group Of Anonymous Artists Claim Responsibility For Effigies Hanging On Nooses At UC Berkeley

A group of anonymous artists claimed responsibility for effigies of two black men and a woman hanging from nooses on the University of California at Berkeley campus on Saturday.

12/14/2014

Rick Kitagawa

Rent Rise Forcing Artists To Flee San Francisco

Artist Rick Kitagawa and studio owner Solange Gabrielli worry that San Francisco will lose its reputation as a haven for entertainers, artists and colorful characters priced out of the city by soaring housing costs.

09/21/2014

An abstract painting by an Oakland Zoo hissing roach. (Oakland Zoo)

Oakland Zoo Auctioning Off Paintings By Animals To Support Wildlife Conservation

Oakland has been gaining national headlines in recent years for the rebirth of its art, culture and restaurant scene. But the work of some the city’s most popular residents can still be purchased for a few hundred bucks.

09/10/2014

Screen shot of SoundCloud website. (CBS)

Larry Magid: SoundCloud Will Start Paying Artists, Introduces Ads

SoundCloud will start paying artists and record companies whose music appears on the popular streaming site.

08/21/2014

John Yi in front of an art installation at Code & Canvas in San Francisco, California. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

KCBS Cover Story: Tech And Art World Come Together At San Francisco Space

Code & Canvas on 15th Street and Potrero Avenue in San Francisco is a space where tech startups help subsidize the cost of artist studios.

05/01/2014

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