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Snapchat Discover drops Warner, partners with Buzzfeed and iHeartRadio

Snapchat Discover drops Warner, partners with Buzzfeed and iHeartRadio

Snapchat has recruited Buzzfeed and iHeartRadio for its Discover platform, dropping Warner Music and Yahoo.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 28th 2015 at 11:43AM
Samsung partners with Google Play Music

Samsung partners with Google Play Music

Google Play Music has partnered with Samsung, offering a free six-month subscription with new Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge devices.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 28th 2015 at 10:29AM
Amazon

Amazon Prime Music launches in the UK

Amazon Prime Music has launched in the UK.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 28th 2015 at 9:59AM
Overnight news from around the world

Overnight news from around the world

First of all: what's this? Well, it's the Music Week Morning Briefing, a nice and succinct 8am email delivering you ...

on Jul 28th 2015 at 7:08AM

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Apple Music

Apple Music has more than 10 million subscribers - report

Apple Music has racked up more than 10 million subscribers in its first four weeks.
That's according to major label ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 27th 2015 at 4:17PM
Spain

Spanish music market up 10.9% 'thanks to streaming'

Music sales in Spain were up 10.9% in the first half of 2015, with consumers spending a total of 70.6 ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 27th 2015 at 3:15PM
Music week

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, a pan-industry campaign rallies behind the BBC in the ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 27th 2015 at 1:01PM
Sheeran

500m weekly streams landmark breached in UK for first time

There were 505,849,000 audio streams in the UK for the chart week ending Thursday, 16 July – marking the first ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 25th 2015 at 12:01AM

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SoundCloud

SoundCloud subscription tier on the way

There's good news on the way for rightsholders with music on SoundCloud - the company will be adding a subscription ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 24th 2015 at 3:36PM
Pandora

Pandora posts $16.1m loss in Q2 2015 but revenues up 30%

Pandora posted a 30% year-on-year revenue increase in the second quarter, although that was coupled with a net loss of ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 24th 2015 at 1:37PM
Napster and Rhapsody hit 3 million users

Napster and Rhapsody hit 3 million users

Napster and Rhapsody have hit three million users worldwide after seeing the fastest 12-month growth period in their 13-year history. 

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 22nd 2015 at 1:43PM
Bandsintown hits 300k artists on platform

Bandsintown hits 300k artists on platform

Bandsintown has reached a new milestone in how many artists use its Manager platform - 300,000.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 22nd 2015 at 1:35PM

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SFX partners with Spotify

SFX partners with Spotify

SFX Entertainment has partnered with Spotify.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 22nd 2015 at 1:22PM
Apple reports $10.7bn profit in fiscal Q3 2015

Apple reports $10.7bn profit in fiscal Q3 2015

Apple has announced financial results for its fiscal Q3 2015, ending June 27.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 22nd 2015 at 11:13AM
'Millions' using Beats 1 and Apple Music, says Tim Cook

'Millions' using Beats 1 and Apple Music, says Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook has dropped some very rough figures for new streaming service Apple Music, and its radio station ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 22nd 2015 at 11:08AM
Deezer partners with IFTTT

Deezer partners with IFTTT

Deezer has integrated with IFTTT (If This Then That).

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 22nd 2015 at 10:18AM

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France's three strike piracy system hits 5 million warnings

France's three strike piracy system hits 5 million warnings

France's online piracy programme has passed the 5 million milestone in warnings sent to alleged infringers.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 21st 2015 at 11:17AM
Grooveshark founder dies aged 28

Grooveshark founder dies aged 28

Grooveshark co-founder Josh Greenberg has died, aged 28.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 21st 2015 at 10:56AM
Greg Consiglio named President and CEO of Beatport

Greg Consiglio named President and CEO of Beatport

SFX Entertainment has promoted Greg Consiglio to president and CEO of Beatport.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 20th 2015 at 3:39PM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, the BBC calls for support as the corporation faces ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 20th 2015 at 10:53AM
Neil Young slams streaming audio quality - but is top on Deezer Elite

Neil Young slams streaming audio quality - but is top on Deezer Elite

Neil Young has said that he is pulling his music from streaming services, calling the digital format "the worst quality ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 16th 2015 at 3:36PM
Ticketfly raises $50m in funding round

Ticketfly raises $50m in funding round

Software company Ticketfly has closed a Series D financing round, raising $50 million.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 16th 2015 at 10:35AM
Apple launches new iPod touch

Apple launches new iPod touch

Apple may have discontinued the iPod Classic, but it isn't totally abandoning the iPod name yet, having unveiled a new ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 16th 2015 at 10:34AM
Sweden

Swedish music industry up 4.2% in H1 2015, streaming makes up 84% of market

The Swedish music industry rose by 4.2% in the first half of 2015, with turnover topping SEK 507.5 million (approx ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 16th 2015 at 10:25AM
Amazon expands ticketing offering to festivals

Amazon expands ticketing offering to festivals

Amazon is expanding its ticketing offering by stepping into the world of festivals.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 15th 2015 at 3:25PM