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Mick Hucknall: 'More people are listening to music now than ever'

Mick Hucknall: 'More people are listening to music now than ever'

Singer Mick Hucknall has welcomed the advent of streaming and other new technology, saying that it has increased opportunities for ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on May 28th 2015 at 1:59PM
Boiler Room partners with Twitch

Boiler Room partners with Twitch

Boiler Room has partnered with Twitch to launch a new channel, hosting a 24/7 video broadcast of both live and archival music ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on May 26th 2015 at 11:07AM
SoundCloud: 'We're on the same path as creators to revenue generation'

SoundCloud: 'We're on the same path as creators to revenue generation'

SoundCloud founder Alexander Ljung appeared in front of an audience of electronic music industry creators, fans and execs at the ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on May 22nd 2015 at 6:00PM
Tom

Editorial: 'Has Apple lost its bite?' Gated Content

You could draw a number of conclusions from Apple’s apparently lacklustre licensing attempts with both major and indie labels for ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 21st 2015 at 11:21AM

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Omnifone

Omnifone to power Australian commercial streaming service Q.SIC

Omnifone is going to power Q.SIC, one an Australian rights holder licensed commercial music streaming service.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 21st 2015 at 9:50AM
Patrick Moxey: 'SoundCloud won't be paying out anything significant for years'

Patrick Moxey: 'SoundCloud won't be paying out anything significant for years'

Ultra Music boss Patrick Moxey has delivered a reality check to artists and labels still hoping to earn a decent ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on May 20th 2015 at 5:25PM
Deezer

Deezer expands content with addition of podcasts

Deezer has added podcasts to the content it offers, with 20,000 news, entertainment, comedy and sports shows now available on ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 19th 2015 at 12:20PM
Spotify

'Spotify Now' to launch tomorrow - report

Previously reported rumours about an impending Spotify video streaming service could be true, if a CNBC report  turns out to ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 19th 2015 at 10:28AM

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Spotify

Spotify enters into partnership with Starbucks

Starbucks has entered the streaming age, just a few months after scrapping CDs from its shelves, with the signing of ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 19th 2015 at 9:09AM
Rdio

Rdio launches low-cost 'Select' tier

Streaming service Rdio has launched a new subscription tier to its offering.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 14th 2015 at 11:25AM
Spotify posts €165m loss in FY2014 but revenues jump 45%

Spotify posts €165m loss in FY2014 but revenues jump 45%

Spotify's revenues topped €1 billion last year, despite an increase in operating losses.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on May 8th 2015 at 2:02PM
Rhapsody receives $10m in new loans - as losses widen to $8.9m in Q1 2015

Rhapsody receives $10m in new loans - as losses widen to $8.9m in Q1 2015

Streaming music service Rhapsody has received $10 million in new loans from RealNetworks, which owns 43% of the company, and ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on May 8th 2015 at 11:32AM

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Spotify

Spotify to launch short-form video service?

Spotify is said to be in talks with media companies to bring short video clips such as comedy skits to ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on May 8th 2015 at 11:29AM
'Unfair' streaming subscription accounting 'favours bigger players'

'Unfair' streaming subscription accounting 'favours bigger players'

Publishing and digital executives from MCPS, PRS for Music, Hospital Records and INgrooves aired a host of concerns about operating ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on May 8th 2015 at 10:12AM
Sony pulls artists from SoundCloud

Sony pulls artists from SoundCloud

Sony Music has removed the music of several of its artists from SoundCloud, including Adele (who is signed to the ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on May 7th 2015 at 12:55PM
SoundCloud strikes deal with NMPA

SoundCloud strikes deal with NMPA

The National Music Publishers' Association has made a deal with SoundCloud.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on May 7th 2015 at 12:00PM

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Tidal

Tidal partners with wireless speaker company Raumfield

Multi-room streaming speaker company Raumfeld has partnered with Jay-Z et al's high fidelity music streaming service, Tidal, to offer its ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 7th 2015 at 11:19AM
Streaming service Simfy exits competitive market

Streaming service Simfy exits competitive market

German music streaming site Simfy is pulling out of the competitive market after failing to renew licenses, reports Music Business ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on May 6th 2015 at 5:00PM
Apple yet to reach licensing agreements - report

Apple yet to reach licensing agreements - report

A number of key labels are said to have not yet reached a licensing agreement with Apple for its upcoming ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on May 6th 2015 at 9:59AM
Spotify raises $350 million in latest round of fundraising

Spotify raises $350 million in latest round of fundraising

Spotify has raised around $350 million in a new round of fundraising, according to CNBC.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on May 5th 2015 at 2:40PM
Tidal

Tidal Discovery launched to showcase new artists

Tidal, the artist owned streaming company purchased by Jay Z earlier this year, has introduced Tidal Discovery, a new feature designed ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 1st 2015 at 10:38AM
iTunes

iTunes Store sales dip 4% in Q2

Although Apple posted quarterly net profit of $13 billion for its 2015 second quarter earlier this week, the company saw ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Apr 30th 2015 at 11:02AM
Paul McCartney records 'sound stickers' for Line

Paul McCartney records 'sound stickers' for Line

Paul McCarney is one of the most popular artists on Japan-based communication app Line, with 10.7 million followers in total ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Apr 29th 2015 at 10:57AM
Jay

Jay Z hits back at Tidal critics

Jay Z has hit back at critics of his newly acquired 'artist-friendly' streaming service, Tidal, accusing "many big companies" of ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Apr 27th 2015 at 10:52AM