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One Direction

One Direction surpass 1 billion streams on Spotify

One Direction have passed 1 billion streams on Spotify - and are only the second British group to have achieved ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 25th 2014 at 1:22PM
'Streaming more likely to influence sales than radio' - study

'Streaming more likely to influence sales than radio' - study

Music consumers over the age of 18 are more likely to purchase music after listening to it on streaming services ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 21st 2014 at 11:38AM
Guvera

Guvera streaming service expands to Russia and Ukraine

The Guvera music streaming service has expanded into Russia and Ukraine.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 20th 2014 at 12:04PM
Sony Corp

Sony CFO questions impact of free tiers on 'encouraging' paid subscription streaming

The chief financial officer of Sony Corp., Kevin Kelleher, has raised questions over the impact of free streaming tiers on ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 19th 2014 at 3:03PM

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YouTube

Azoff's fight against YouTube escalates

Irving Azoff's standoff against YouTube over the "trampling of writer's rights" has reached new heights as the Google-owned company has ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 19th 2014 at 11:37AM
Spotify and Uber confirm app integration

Spotify and Uber confirm app integration

Spotify and Uber have confirmed a partnership that will see the integration of the two companies’ applications. 

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 17th 2014 at 3:56PM
Spotify to be integrated with Uber app?

Spotify to be integrated with Uber app?

San Francisco-based taxi-hailing tech company Uber and music streaming platform Spotify are entering a partnership that will allow Uber users ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 17th 2014 at 11:19AM
Soundrop

Soundrop shuts down apps, focusing on marketing platform Show.co

Soundrop - the social and interactive 'listening room' music service - is closing down its apps as of December 31, ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 14th 2014 at 10:39AM

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Eric

'SoundCloud is not dependent on a full catalogue'

SoundCloud co-founder Eric Wahlforss (pictured) has said that the platform is "not dependent on a full catalogue" of ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 14th 2014 at 9:59AM
Vick Bain

BASCA supports fight for better publishing royalties from digital services

The British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors (BASCA) has joined in the debate over remuneration from streaming, asking for ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 13th 2014 at 4:06PM
Swift

Borchetta: 'Taylor Swift earned less than $500,000 from Spotify this year'

The war between Spotify and Taylor Swift is raging on as label boss Scott Borchetta reveals the star earned less ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 13th 2014 at 9:55AM
Azoff

Irving Azoff demands higher royalties for songwriters from YouTube

Music mogul Irving Azoff has damned YouTube's recently launched video streaming service, threatening to remove music by the artists he ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 13th 2014 at 9:34AM

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YouTube

YouTube launches video streaming subscription service

YouTube is finally ready to launch its long-rumoured video streaming subscription service with all the major labels and "hundreds of ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 12th 2014 at 6:00PM
YouTube strikes licensing deal with Merlin

YouTube strikes licensing deal with Merlin

YouTube has finally struck a deal with indie trade body Merlin to license music from the thousands of labels it ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 12th 2014 at 11:16AM
Rhapsody posts net loss of $7.97m for Q3

Rhapsody posts net loss of $7.97m for Q3

Seattle-based music streaming company Rhapsody has posted a net loss of $7.97m for Q3, according to GeekWire.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 12th 2014 at 10:06AM
Composed

Classic FM and Decca launch classical music streaming service

Classic FM and Decca have joined forces to create Composed, a streaming service aimed at fans of classical music.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 11th 2014 at 10:01AM

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Australia-based music streaming service Guvera launches in India

Australia-based music streaming service Guvera launches in India

Australia-based music streaming service Guvera has officially launched in India, which does not have access to Spotify. Guvera is now ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 10th 2014 at 1:22PM
Scott Borchetta

Scott Borchetta: 'We want to protect Taylor Swift's superfans'

Taylor Swift’s label boss – Scott Borchetta of Big Machine Records – has said the decision to withhold Swift’s music ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 10th 2014 at 9:56AM
Google Play launches in Iceland, Macedonia and Bosnia-Herzgovina

Google Play launches in Iceland, Macedonia and Bosnia-Herzgovina

Google Play Music and Movies are now available in Iceland, Macedonia and Bosnia-Herzgovina - three territories that aren’t served by iTunes, ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 6th 2014 at 10:43AM
Spotify revenues overtake iTunes for Kobalt clients in Europe

Spotify revenues overtake iTunes for Kobalt clients in Europe

Kobalt writers’ European earnings from Spotify have overtaken those from iTunes.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 5th 2014 at 11:27AM
Official ARIA Singles Chart to add streaming

Official ARIA Singles Chart to add streaming

The Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) will include audio streams in its Official ARIA Singles Chart from November 24.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 5th 2014 at 11:12AM
Samsung video service VidZone now available in 16 European territories

Samsung video service VidZone now available in 16 European territories

Samsung has now rolled-out music video service VidZone to a total of 16 European territories.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 3rd 2014 at 10:47AM
High fidelity lossless streaming platform Tidal launches in UK and US

High fidelity lossless streaming platform Tidal launches in UK and US

High fidelity lossless music streaming platform Tidal, which also includes HD music videos and curated editorial, has launched its service ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 29th 2014 at 10:28AM
Napster to be integrated with select 2015 Audi models

Napster to be integrated with select 2015 Audi models

Rhapsody-owned Napster will now provide musical entertainment in select Audi models, starting in Autumn 2014. 

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 28th 2014 at 3:59PM
YouTube CEO: 'It's amazing how much music we have'

YouTube CEO: 'It's amazing how much music we have'

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki has said she remains “optimistic” about YouTube’s long-awaited subscription service, although she avoided answering whether it ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 28th 2014 at 10:56AM