Even though the music industry is hemorrhaging money on the daily, salaries for music execs are on the rise. Live Nation chairman Irving Azoff makes $34.6 million a year. That’s 50 times more than Pandora CEO Joe Kennedy.
Speaking of Live Nation, the live event company has launched a Facebook concert calendar app listing events from 75 different ticket websites–and it’s awesome.
Spotify introduced its iPad app on Wednesday. New features include a “now playing” full-screen HD viewing option.
Amanda Palmer of the Dresden Dolls has raised nearly $460,000 on fundraising site Kickstarter to record and distribute her newest album and art book. If you pledge $1 or more you get a digital download of the album. The fundraiser will go on through May.