US set to sail up stream?

If there was one thing to take from the recent US market statistics covering the first half of the year, it’s that the music industry seems to have weathered the decline of digital downloads as the market is transitioning to streaming.

With over $1 billion in revenues, streaming is now a significant source of income for record labels, according to the Recording Industry Association of America and, it’s not just ad-supported streaming services that grew in the first half. Subscription ...

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