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Ford Needs Your Help to Identify This Mid-Engined Mustang

Ford Needs Your Help to Identify This Mid-Engined Mustang

A front-engined pony car since its inception in 1964, the Ford Mustang has occasionally been imagined as a mid-engined sports car. In fact, Ford used the Mustang name on a mid-engined concept car it
Apple Music Starts $50 Million Coronavirus Relief Fund for Indie Labels

Apple Music Starts $50 Million Coronavirus Relief Fund for Indie Labels

“Apple has a deep, decades-long history with music, and we are proud to be in close partnership with the best labels and artists in the world. We want to help.”
You Will Soon Be Able To Perfectly Launch Your Tesla With The "Cheetah Stance"

You Will Soon Be Able To Perfectly Launch Your Tesla With The "Cheetah Stance"

Musk had announced last year that the Cybertruck will be Tesla’s last new product in the near future. This year, the automaker will look to work on technologies and other such stuff. Planning for the
McLaren Has Decided to Cut Production of the Elva From 399 to 249 Units

McLaren Has Decided to Cut Production of the Elva From 399 to 249 Units

In late 2019, McLaren introduced the Elva, a unique, open-cockpit road car based on a race car design from the 1960s. The company’s lightest road-legal vehicle, it’s also McLaren’s most powerful
CMJ Is Now Under New Ownership

CMJ Is Now Under New Ownership

After a five-year hiatus, plans are in place for CMJ’s return with UK-based company Amazing Radio at the helm
Tesla Releases A Video That Shows Ventilators Being Built From Car Parts

Tesla Releases A Video That Shows Ventilators Being Built From Car Parts

Tesla was one of the first automakers to come to the aid in fighting off this pandemic. After the U.S. administration appealed for donations to make respirator masks to fight out the shortage, Elon

Subaru Extends Shutdown, Cites Unpredictable Chinese Supply Chains

Subaru is joining the long list of automakers closing shop on account of the coronavirus. Japanese production is being suspended at the automaker’s main plaint in the country’s Gunma prefecture from

FCA Deferring Payment for Salaried Employees

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is deferring 20 percent of salaried workers’ pay until June while CEO Mike Manley endures a 50-percent cut to his annual earnings. With the pandemic still attempting to grip
Record Union Shares Mental Health Resource Kit for Musicians

Record Union Shares Mental Health Resource Kit for Musicians

The Wellness Starter Pack focuses on how to improve nutrition, mindfulness, and more

Status of PSA-FCA Merger Questioned, French Half Says Everything’s Fine

Following reports from France that the merger between PSA Group and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles could be upended by the coronavirus, PSA announced that the media got this one all wrong. While the French

Ford Defers Payment for Top Executives to Cope With Coronavirus

While Ford Motor Co. plans to reopen several factories by early April, it’s not doing much of anything at present. That’s a standard problem among domestic brands with the coronavirus afoot, and two
Paradigm Talent Agency Lays off Hundreds of Staffers in Music and Other Divisions

Paradigm Talent Agency Lays off Hundreds of Staffers in Music and Other Divisions

Affected employees received no severance and one month of healthcare while payroll for remaining staff has been cut in half as the music industry stares down uncertain months due to the COVID-19
Musicians Earned $4.3 Million From Bandcamp on Friday

Musicians Earned $4.3 Million From Bandcamp on Friday

Nearly 800,000 items were sold on the day the site waived its revenue shares
Bandcamp Waives Revenue Shares to Support Musicians During COVID-19 Outbreak

Bandcamp Waives Revenue Shares to Support Musicians During COVID-19 Outbreak

The platform will not collect their cut of sales for 24 hours on March 20 in an attempt to “put much needed money directly into artists’ pockets”

Have You Heard About the Coronavirus Being Bad for the Economy Yet?

As we attempt to wean ourselves off endless discussions the new coronavirus, we’ve noticed there’s not exactly a glut of alternative news out there. Trade shows are being delayed, factories are being
How College Radio Is Responding Amid Coronavirus-Prompted Campus Closures

How College Radio Is Responding Amid Coronavirus-Prompted Campus Closures

Student-run stations are closing, playing reruns, and exploring ways to broadcast on campuses without students
Grand Ole Opry Postpones Live Shows Due to Coronavirus

Grand Ole Opry Postpones Live Shows Due to Coronavirus

Performances that involve a live audience will be halted until April 4
Fallon, Seth Meyers, Colbert Production Suspended Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Fallon, Seth Meyers, Colbert Production Suspended Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

The late night programs will be running reruns with tentative plans to return at the end of March
Discovery’s Diesel Brothers Railed Hard In Court For Creating Excessive Diesel Emissions

Discovery’s Diesel Brothers Railed Hard In Court For Creating Excessive Diesel Emissions

OMG! (read: Oh My GretaThunberg) This was bound to happen. At a time when the world is moving towards creating a cleaner and greener environment, Diesel Brothers were breaking rules left and right by
Berghain Cancels Events Through the Spring Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Berghain Cancels Events Through the Spring Due to Coronavirus Concerns

The iconic nightclub will discontinue “self-produced” events until April 20