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Entries in 'CD' (12)

cassette 50 birthday

The cassette turns 50

Philips, the brand behind Compact Cassette technology, celebrated the format's 50-year anniversary at the weekend.

On the golden anniversary of ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Sep 16th 2013 at 10:18AM
CD

POLL: Will HMV's demise spell the end for the CD?

HMV’s collapse into administration has sparked fears that demand for physical product could soon become extinct.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 17th 2013 at 10:53AM
BPI

UK libraries to lend CDs from release date in new agreement with BPI

UK libraries will be able to lend CDs from the date they are made available for sale next year, under ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 29th 2012 at 2:39PM
UMG

Universal revenue rises in first 9 months of 2012 - but earnings dip

Universal Music Group posted a revenue rise of 2.1% to €2.9 billion in the first nine months of 2012 year-on-year.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 14th 2012 at 9:50AM

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Pandora Radio

Pandora reduces CD, MP3 and radio listeners - study

US internet radio platform Pandora is reducing CD, MP3 listening and AM/FM radio music listening behaviors, according to research from ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 9th 2012 at 9:45AM
ABBA Gold

CD format turns 30 today - ABBA Gold is UK's best-seller

One of the record industry's best and most lucrative friends, the CD format, turns 30 today - three decades after ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Oct 1st 2012 at 9:35AM
MusicTank

Music streaming could harm the environment more than CDs - MusicTank

Music streaming could be more energy-intensive than CD production and distribution - and YouTube could soon use one percent of ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 13th 2012 at 10:59AM
Last Shop Standing

Did record labels really sabotage vinyl on purpose?

Independent retailers have claimed that record labels deliberately lowered the quality of vinyl records they produced in the Eighties in ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 7th 2012 at 2:24PM

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Rough Trade

Rough Trade urges industry rethink on High Street ambitions Gated Content

“Physical decline a result of frontline retail, not consumers shift,” argues Godfroy

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Aug 17th 2012 at 1:32PM
strategy analytics

Global streaming revenue to grow by 40% in 2012 - study

Global streaming music revenues will grow by 40% in 2012, almost five times the rate of download revenue.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 16th 2012 at 9:34AM
Have UK record companies given up on physical music too soon?

Have UK record companies given up on physical music too soon?

POLL: The subject of the CD's decline is rife amongst record labels after music retail has experienced it's toughest year ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 16th 2012 at 9:00AM
Tesco

Tesco trials Discs on Demand kiosks

Tesco has launched Discs on Demand kiosks - trial machines created in conjunction with software firm Tribeka allowing shoppers to ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 9th 2012 at 9:45AM