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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, big Spotify deals for Alt-J and Calvin Harris ‘should ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 18th 2014 at 11:00AM
Apple and Amazon to roll out digital purchase sharing in October

Apple and Amazon to roll out digital purchase sharing in October

Amazon and Apple have both announced sharing programmes which will allow users to download digital purchases to multiple devices.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 18th 2014 at 10:48AM
Clear Channel changes name to iHeartMedia

Clear Channel changes name to iHeartMedia

Clear Channel has changed its name to iHeartMedia in a bid to reflect the success of the brand, which came ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 18th 2014 at 10:19AM
Streaming service Tidal appoints Head of Global Marketing

Streaming service Tidal appoints Head of Global Marketing

High fidelity music streaming service Tidal has announced the appointment of Daniel Green as new head of global marketing.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 17th 2014 at 2:42PM

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'Albums and data are worth more than nothing'

'Albums and data are worth more than nothing' Gated Content

With just 1.18 million units sold across the UK last week, the album is one again looking in a precarious state. ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Sep 17th 2014 at 2:06PM
Calvin Harris claims first song to break 10m Spotify streams in a week

Calvin Harris claims first song to break 10m Spotify streams in a week

Calvin Harris’ new single Blame has become the first song to break 10 million streams in a week on Spotify.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 16th 2014 at 10:52AM
Roku sells 10m streaming players in US

Roku sells 10m streaming players in US

Roku has sold more than ten million of its streaming players, it announced today (September 16). This figure covers its ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 16th 2014 at 10:37AM
Merchbar

Official merchandise app Merchbar launches

An app selling official artist merchandise has launched offering music fans an on-the-move portal to purchase from a range of ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 16th 2014 at 10:28AM

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U2's free iTunes album downloaded 2m times in 3 days after release

U2's free iTunes album downloaded 2m times in 3 days after release

The surprise U2 album, Songs Of Innocence, released via iTunes last week, had been downloaded more than two million times ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 15th 2014 at 3:45PM
This Is All Yours

New Alt-J album lands on Spotify a week before general release

Alt-J’s second LP, This Is All Yours, is now available to stream on Spotify – a week before its wider ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 15th 2014 at 3:28PM
Tom Raffe

Universal Music does global deal with Screenburn Media for long-form video campaigns

Video-on-demand Facebook platform Screenburn Media has signed a global deal with Universal Music Group.

Screenburn is a white label app ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 15th 2014 at 2:57PM
iPhone 6

iPhone 6 and 6 Plus pre-orders topped 4m in 24 hours

Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus sold 4 million in the first 24 hours of their pre-order window after ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 15th 2014 at 2:26PM

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BitTorrent releases pitch to recruit more partners

BitTorrent releases pitch to recruit more partners

BitTorrent has made fresh efforts to entice more artists to use its Bundle service, listing success stories including Madonna and ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 15th 2014 at 11:17AM
Jason Feinberg leaves Epitaph for Pandora

Jason Feinberg leaves Epitaph for Pandora

Jason Feinberg, VP of digital strategy at Epitaph Records, is leaving his role at the record label for a newly ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 15th 2014 at 11:09AM
BMG

Pandora strikes direct US licensing deal with BMG

Pandora has signed a multi-year agreement for a US license that covers BMG's complete BMI and ASCAP catalogue of musical ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 11th 2014 at 4:30PM

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Apple's U2 album giveaway won't count towards UK chart

Apple's U2 album giveaway won't count towards UK chart

Apple's Eddie Cue might have called it "the largest album release ever", but the tech giant's giveaway of U2's ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Sep 11th 2014 at 10:51AM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, BMG hints at further acquisitions, and marketing director Jack ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 11th 2014 at 10:08AM
Piracy

Pirate Bay proxy blocked in continued efforts to tackle copyright infringement

Fresh efforts from copyright holders to tackle piracy have resulted in the blocking of several major proxy routes to pirate ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 11th 2014 at 9:33AM
U2

Apple embarks on $100m marketing campaign - report

Apple has launched a marketing campaign reportedly worth $100m with U2 central in plans to advertise its newly launched iPhone ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 10th 2014 at 2:14PM
iPhone 6

Apple unveil iPhone 6 and Apple Watch

Apple has revealed the latest evolutions of its iPhone along with an Apple Watch, tipped as the tech company's "most ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 10th 2014 at 10:14AM
U2

U2 release album for free on iTunes

U2 have released their thirteenth studio album Songs Of Innocence for free exclusively on iTunes.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 10th 2014 at 9:58AM
SoundCloud defends its model

SoundCloud defends its model Gated Content

SoundCloud has fiercely defended its unlicensed streaming model, explaining that its journey to monetisation for creators was always part ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 9th 2014 at 2:46PM
Spotify launches video ads for brands

Spotify launches video ads for brands

Spotify’s marketing platform, Spotify for Brands, is launching two new video ad formats, Sponsored Sessions and Video Takeover.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 9th 2014 at 10:14AM
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Facebook's video views up 50% YoY

Growth in video views posted on Facebook are up 50% this year and, since June, daily views for videos are ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 9th 2014 at 10:03AM