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Bandcamp to offer labels individual accounts

Bandcamp has launched a feature that allows labels to set up individual accounts that track stats on all of their ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Dec 19th 2014 at 11:24AM
Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra: 100 year 'Appumentary' launches

Universal Music has released a so-called “appumentary” to celebrate Frank Sinatra’s life and career as part of a series of ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Dec 19th 2014 at 11:07AM
7digital partners with Meridian Audio

7digital partners with Meridian Audio

7digital has partnered with Meridian Audio, in a global deal based around the latter’s recently launched master quality authenticated (MQA) ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 19th 2014 at 10:53AM
Line/MixRadio

Line to acquire Microsoft's MixRadio

Line, global owner and operator of the free call and messaging app, is to acquire Microsoft Corporation's free personal music ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Dec 19th 2014 at 10:24AM

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Deezer incorporates lyric streaming

Deezer incorporates lyric streaming

Music streaming service Deezer has launched its new Lyrics feature, allowing free and premium users to view lyrics and song ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 18th 2014 at 2:30PM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the last issue of Music Week of 2014, music execs agree that 2015 will be ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 18th 2014 at 11:35AM
Video startup Vessel to launch in 2015 with 'early access' model to rival YouTube

Video startup Vessel to launch in 2015 with 'early access' model to rival YouTube

Vessel, a new San Francisco-based video start-up has raised $75m in initial funding and will launch in early 2015. 

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Dec 18th 2014 at 10:35AM
Audioboom

Audioboom signs deal with Global Radio Group

Online content distribution platform Audioboom has added Global Radio Group to its list of partners.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Dec 18th 2014 at 10:15AM

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Ticketscript appoints André Buren as new chief technical officer

Ticketscript appoints André Buren as new chief technical officer

Ticketscript has hired André Buren as its new CTO, replacing co-founder Ruben van den Heuvel, who will focus on his ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 17th 2014 at 1:11PM
DashGo

Digital music distributor Dashgo acquired by AdRev

Digital music distributor DashGo has been acquired by YouTube music administration service AdRev.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Dec 17th 2014 at 12:00PM
Snapchat

Snapchat to launch record label with Sony?

Mobile messaging service Snapchat could be formulating plans to launch its own music label, according to information in leaked Sony ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Dec 17th 2014 at 11:50AM
Apple wins ten-year old antitrust lawsuit

Apple wins ten-year old antitrust lawsuit

The lawsuit brought against Apple for anti-competitive practices has been dismissed by a court in Oakland, California.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Dec 17th 2014 at 11:17AM

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Pirates

Numbers of users torrenting unaffected by Pirate Bay raid - report

The numbers of users torrenting files has barely changed, despite one of the biggest file-sharing sites, The Pirate Bay, being ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Dec 17th 2014 at 10:31AM
Sentric Music and Imperial College London awarded Innovate UK Funding

Sentric Music and Imperial College London awarded Innovate UK Funding

Online rights management company Sentric Music and Imperial College London have been awarded funding following Innovate UK’s competition: Data Exploration ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 16th 2014 at 3:57PM
Audiam raises another $1m from investors

Audiam raises another $1m from investors

Royalty collections company Audiam has raised a further $1 million from investors in the music industry.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 16th 2014 at 11:29AM
Bose developing its own streaming service - report

Bose developing its own streaming service - report

Audio hardware manufacturer Bose is planning to launch its own streaming service, judging by a recent staff search.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 16th 2014 at 11:02AM

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Former pirate site to be taken off UK blocklist after turning over new leaf

Former pirate site to be taken off UK blocklist after turning over new leaf

Former pirate site FilesTube is to be taken off the UK’s blocklist of piracy sites, following a change in its ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 15th 2014 at 11:15AM
IMMF

IMMF commits to asking 'uncomfortable questions' in 2015

The IMMF has pledged to continue asking "uncomfortable questions" relating to whether artists are receiving a transparent and fair share ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Dec 15th 2014 at 10:52AM
Messaging app Line to launch streaming service

Messaging app Line to launch streaming service

Japanese messaging app company Line is launching a music streaming service, Line Music, with the backing of Sony Music Entertainment ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 15th 2014 at 10:22AM
IDOL searches for UK MD

IDOL searches for UK MD

Paris-based digital distribution specialist IDOL is opening a UK office - and looking to hire the right person to ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Dec 12th 2014 at 1:55PM
Music Week digital edition now available

Music Week digital edition now available

On the front page of the new issue of Music Week, former Sony boss Ged Doherty returns to the UK ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 11th 2014 at 9:38AM
Rdio expands Roku partnership

Rdio expands Roku partnership

Rdio has expanded its partnership to make it easier for users at home to access its music streaming service.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 10th 2014 at 2:00PM
Shazam

Shazam reveals host of updates

Shazam has updated its app to include uninterrupted listening for music fans, relaunched its website and for the first time ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Dec 10th 2014 at 1:00PM
Nic Jones

Nic Jones: 'Digital music licensing deals will not be renewed'

Vevo International EVP Nic Jones (pictured) has predicted a "massive, massive" change to the paid for music model ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Dec 10th 2014 at 12:01PM
Women dominate YouTube's most watched videos in 2014

Women dominate YouTube's most watched videos in 2014

Eight of the top ten most watched music videos were women, with Katy Perry’s Dark Horse (Official) ft. Juicy J taking ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 10th 2014 at 11:09AM