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YouTube Music Awards to return in 2015

YouTube Music Awards to return in 2015

After a gap this year, YouTube’s second Music Awards will take place in March 2015.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 21st 2014 at 11:45AM
Apple to install Beats Music on every iPhone next year?

Apple to install Beats Music on every iPhone next year?

iPhone and iPad users could find an Apple music streaming service based on Beats Music pre-installed on their devices by ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 21st 2014 at 9:56AM
Spotify turns profit in France

Spotify turns profit in France

Spotify’s revenue in France increased by 66% in 2013, marking the first time the streaming giant has turned a profit ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 20th 2014 at 12:22PM
Guvera

Guvera streaming service expands to Russia and Ukraine

The Guvera music streaming service has expanded into Russia and Ukraine.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 20th 2014 at 12:04PM

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Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, Black Butter is to effectively become a frontline label ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 20th 2014 at 11:48AM
Berklee College of Music partners with Kobalt

Berklee College of Music partners with Kobalt

Berklee College of Music has partnered with Kobalt, collaborating to drive growth in the new music industry.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 19th 2014 at 11:19AM
Cherrytree's Kierszenbaum: 'Music shouldn't be a loss leader'

Cherrytree's Kierszenbaum: 'Music shouldn't be a loss leader'

Cherrytree Records founder, musician and Interscope senior A&R exec Martin Kierszenbaum has emphasised the need for artists to get paid ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 18th 2014 at 11:35AM
BitTorrent opens Bundle model to all, gives back 90% of revenue

BitTorrent opens Bundle model to all, gives back 90% of revenue

BitTorrent has opened its Bundle paygate model to all, as Diplo becomes the next high-profile artist to release music on ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 18th 2014 at 10:52AM

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Soundrop

Soundrop shuts down apps, focusing on marketing platform Show.co

Soundrop - the social and interactive 'listening room' music service - is closing down its apps as of December 31, ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 14th 2014 at 10:39AM
Warner acquires Gold Typhoon Group, partners with Tencent Holdings in China

Warner acquires Gold Typhoon Group, partners with Tencent Holdings in China

Warner Music Group has finalised its acquisition of Gold Typhoon Group, the Chinese entertainment company and record label with a ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 14th 2014 at 10:04AM
Vick Bain

BASCA supports fight for better publishing royalties from digital services

The British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors (BASCA) has joined in the debate over remuneration from streaming, asking for ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 13th 2014 at 4:06PM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, we celebrate some of the most influential women working ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 13th 2014 at 10:10AM

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Borchetta: 'Taylor Swift earned less than $500,000 from Spotify this year'

The war between Spotify and Taylor Swift is raging on as label boss Scott Borchetta reveals the star earned less ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 13th 2014 at 9:55AM
Azoff

Irving Azoff demands higher royalties for songwriters from YouTube

Music mogul Irving Azoff has damned YouTube's recently launched video streaming service, threatening to remove music by the artists he ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 13th 2014 at 9:34AM
YouTube strikes licensing deal with Merlin

YouTube strikes licensing deal with Merlin

YouTube has finally struck a deal with indie trade body Merlin to license music from the thousands of labels it ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 12th 2014 at 11:16AM
Audiam launches International Association of Music Publishers division

Audiam launches International Association of Music Publishers division

Audiam founder Jeff Price has launched the International Association of Music Publishers (IAMP), to help songwriters and publishers claim royalties ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 12th 2014 at 11:02AM

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Rhapsody posts net loss of $7.97m for Q3

Rhapsody posts net loss of $7.97m for Q3

Seattle-based music streaming company Rhapsody has posted a net loss of $7.97m for Q3, according to GeekWire.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 12th 2014 at 10:06AM
Bandcamp to offer artists individual subscriptions

Bandcamp to offer artists individual subscriptions

Online music store Bandcamp is to begin offering subscription services to acts, with the artists themselves setting the rates and ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 12th 2014 at 10:04AM
Composed

Classic FM and Decca launch classical music streaming service

Classic FM and Decca have joined forces to create Composed, a streaming service aimed at fans of classical music.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 11th 2014 at 10:01AM
Dancing Jesus pirates sentenced to more than four years in prison

Dancing Jesus pirates sentenced to more than four years in prison

Two individuals who maintained and distributed music pre-release on file-sharing website Dancing Jesus were yesterday sentenced at Newcastle Crown Court ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 11th 2014 at 9:53AM
Amazon holds 22.5% of UK entertainment market

Amazon holds 22.5% of UK entertainment market

Amazon's physical entertainment sales in the UK increased by nearly 5% in Q3, giving it a 22.5% share of the ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 11th 2014 at 9:27AM
FKA Twigs

UK Music Video Awards 2014 - all the winners

The seventh annual UK Music Video Awards took place in London last night, held in honour of British and international ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 11th 2014 at 9:19AM
Australia-based music streaming service Guvera launches in India

Australia-based music streaming service Guvera launches in India

Australia-based music streaming service Guvera has officially launched in India, which does not have access to Spotify. Guvera is now ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 10th 2014 at 1:22PM
Influence Digital

Entertainment trio combine to launch Influence Digital

Independent Talent Group and The Outside Organisation have joined forces with London-based social media and digital marketing agency United Agency ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 10th 2014 at 11:17AM