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BBC launches BBC Taster, Radio 1 R1OT

BBC launches BBC Taster, Radio 1 R1OT

The BBC has launched BBC Taster, a digital space to develop and test new content ideas across TV, radio and ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 26th 2015 at 11:15AM
Creative Commission

Creative Commission expands to US

Creative Commission – the online platform that connects labels, managers and artists with creative talent across video, design, photography and ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 26th 2015 at 10:27AM
Blinkbox

Confirmed: Guvera swoops for Blinkbox Music

Australia-based streaming service Guvera has acquired the Blinkbox Music from Tesco.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 26th 2015 at 9:32AM
Digital services call for change at Eurosonic

Digital services call for change at Eurosonic Gated Content

Rdio, 22Tracks and Shuffler.fm revealed their requirements for a mutually beneficial relationship between labels, publishers, artists and themselves during ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 12:38PM

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Vevo's Nic Jones: '2015 is a vitally important year'

Vevo's Nic Jones: '2015 is a vitally important year' Gated Content

Vevo International EVP, Nic Jones (pictured), has tipped 2015 as a year for big change in the ...

on Jan 23rd 2015 at 12:09PM
Zoe

Is YouTube still not playing fair with indie artists?

[Update: a YouTube spokesperson has provided the following statement to Music Week: "Any artist who agrees to our basic ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 9:59AM
Tidal launches in five more European countries

Tidal launches in five more European countries

High fidelity lossless music streaming service Tidal has launched in five new European countries - Ireland, Finland, the Netherlands, Belgium ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 3:25PM
Rdio

Rdio launches in 24 new countries, partners with Digicel

Rdio has expanded into 24 new countries and territories across the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific and partnered with ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 1:41PM

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Saavn

Saavn appoints ex-Google exec, reveals user numbers

Saavn, one of the first streaming services in India, has revealed that it is hiring ex-Google India executive Mahesh Narayanan as ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 1:15PM
Music Week's 30 Under 30 returns for 2015

Music Week's 30 Under 30 returns for 2015

Music Week’s definitive annual list of the 30 best young music executives is back for another year: and now open ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 12:34PM
Editorial: 'The race between global streaming services is far from over'

Editorial: 'The race between global streaming services is far from over' Gated Content

We’ve all been guilty of distilling the streaming market down to one particular outfit with a careless slip of the ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 10:56AM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, former AEG Live UK boss Rob Hallett returns with ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 9:55AM

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Ride and British Sea Power sign with Sunshine HQ

Ride and British Sea Power sign with Sunshine HQ

Indie bands Ride and British Sea Power have inked worldwide D2C deals with Sunshine HQ.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 21st 2015 at 11:59AM
Musicmetric

Apple buys analytics firm Musicmetric

Apple has bought Semetric - the company behind music analytics firm Musicmetric - and appointed its vice president of corporate ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 21st 2015 at 10:07AM
Shazam

Shazam raises $30m investment, now valued at over $1bn

Shazam has closed a $30 million investment, valuing the company at over $1 billion.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 21st 2015 at 10:05AM
Tobin

Michael Tobin OBE appointed non-executive director of TeamRock.com

TeamRock.com has appointed Michael Tobin OBE as a non-executive director of the company with immediate effect.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 19th 2015 at 11:00AM

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Rdio launches in India

Rdio launches in India

Rdio has now launched in India, featuring a catalogue of over 32 million songs in 43 languages from global, regional ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 16th 2015 at 3:14PM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, the battle of the BRITs begins as nominations are ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 16th 2015 at 11:46AM
Twitch

Twitch launches music library

Videogame streaming platform Twitch has launched a free-to-use music library, music.twitch.tv.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 15th 2015 at 5:03PM
AIR

Rdio named official streaming partner of AIR

Rdio has become the official music streaming partner of the Australian Independent Record Labels Association (AIR).

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 15th 2015 at 10:10AM
Guvera

Guvera in talks to buy Tesco's Blinkbox Music - report

[Update: a Guvera spokesperson has provided the following statement to Music Week, "Guvera does not comment on market rumour ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 13th 2015 at 10:11AM
Spotify teams up with European Border Breakers Awards

Spotify teams up with European Border Breakers Awards

The European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA) has teamed up with Spotify to study the locations of shortlisted artists' listeners.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 12th 2015 at 4:14PM
Music Gateway creates £25k fund for aspiring talent

Music Gateway creates £25k fund for aspiring talent

Networking and business platform Music Gateway has created a new fund of £25,000 for artists and musicians to break into ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 12th 2015 at 4:11PM
SoundCloud

SoundCloud offering indie labels unfair licensing terms?

SoundCloud is reportedly offering independent labels less than favourable terms in licensing deals for its streaming platform.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 12th 2015 at 2:19PM
Pono

PonoMusic engineers unconvinced about higher-audio quality files - report

The PonoMusic store finally went live last week, just over a year after Neil Young’s high-quality audio venture became the ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 12th 2015 at 11:39AM