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Amazon expands Prime Music catalogue

Amazon expands Prime Music catalogue

Amazon has announced that its Prime Music service has expanded by hundreds of thousands of songs.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 24th 2014 at 11:21AM
Spotify partners with MTV parent in the US

Spotify partners with MTV parent in the US

Spotify and MTV parent Viacom have announced an editiorial partnership, bringing MTV, VH1 and CMT apps and websites together with ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 11:08AM
Spotify targets further expansion throughout Asia and the world over next 18 months

Spotify targets further expansion throughout Asia and the world over next 18 months

Spotify is planning to launch in "a lot" of new markets in the next 12 to 18 months, first focusing ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jul 22nd 2014 at 10:38AM
Pharrell

iTunes Festival 2014: Pharrell, Beck and Blondie amongst headliners

Headliners for the eighth annual iTunes Festival will include Maroon 5, Pharrell Williams, Beck, Sam Smith, Blondie, Kylie, David Guetta ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 21st 2014 at 10:21AM

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Nokia MixRadio to spin out of Microsoft

Nokia MixRadio to spin out of Microsoft

Streaming service Nokia MixRadio is planning to spin out of Microsoft, following the parent company's announcement that it is cutting ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 18th 2014 at 10:44AM
Deezer drops Premium desktop tier

Deezer drops Premium desktop tier

Music streaming service Deezer has stopped offering its Premium desktop plan to new customers.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 17th 2014 at 11:18AM
Spanish record revenues up for first time in 13 years

Spanish record revenues up for first time in 13 years

The Spanish record business has seen a rise in physical, digital and streaming revenue in the first half of 2014 ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 17th 2014 at 10:56AM
AEI Media: 'YouTube must be included in the charts'

AEI Media: 'YouTube must be included in the charts' Gated Content

The following is a piece by Luke Hood, director of AEI Media and founder of YouTube music channel UKF ...


on Jul 16th 2014 at 3:27PM

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Blinkbox

Blinkbox Music: 'We're not trying to compete with radio'

Tesco’s music streaming service Blinkbox Music has moved to reassure UK radio stations that it doesn’t want to eat into ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 16th 2014 at 12:13PM
Spotify reveals new Viral 50 Chart

Spotify reveals new Viral 50 Chart

Spotify has revealed the Viral 50 chart - created to measure the success of music in terms of streaming and ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 15th 2014 at 3:50PM
'Indies eager to support Dotcom's Baboom with content,' says analyst

'Indies eager to support Dotcom's Baboom with content,' says analyst

Baboom, the music service being launched by Kim Dotcom, has been greeted with a positive reception from indies around the ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 15th 2014 at 3:40PM
Shazam partners with Rdio to allow in-app streaming of full tracks

Shazam partners with Rdio to allow in-app streaming of full tracks

Shazam has partnered with Rdio to allow the full playback of tracks discovered in the Shazam app.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 15th 2014 at 10:39AM

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Music can't give up on finding its Frozen moment

Music can't give up on finding its Frozen moment Gated Content

The UK music industry can sheepishly applaud itself today for the dominance of home-sourced artists in the first half of ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jul 14th 2014 at 3:52PM
Live Nation and Yahoo name artists for concert streaming channel

Live Nation and Yahoo name artists for concert streaming channel

Live Nation and Yahoo have named the artists to be featured in the first round of the companies' concert streaming ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 14th 2014 at 11:17AM
Omniphone/PonoMusic

Omnifone to power PonoMusic, Neil Young steps into CEO role

Omnifone has been revealed as the tech power behind Neil Young’s music download app PonoMusic as the service announces key ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jul 14th 2014 at 10:56AM
SoundCloud close to finalising major label deals - report

SoundCloud close to finalising major label deals - report

SoundCloud is said to be close to deals with Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment and Warner Music Group for ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 11th 2014 at 10:29AM

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SoundCloud integrates with Sonos

SoundCloud integrates with Sonos

SoundCloud has integrated with wireless hi-fi system Sonos.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 10th 2014 at 3:38PM
bop.fm raises $2m funding

bop.fm raises $2m funding

Streaming service hub bop.fm has raised $2 million after a funding round led by Charles Ventures.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 10th 2014 at 10:47AM
YouTube to offer prepaid mobile data service in India

YouTube to offer prepaid mobile data service in India

Video streaming site YouTube has made a deal with Indian mobile service provider Tata DoCoMo to offer a discounted pre-paired ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 9th 2014 at 2:23PM
Indie labels optimistic for fair YouTube deal

Indie labels optimistic for fair YouTube deal

A number of UK independent labels are feeling positive that a fair deal will be reached with YouTube for its ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jul 9th 2014 at 12:09PM
YouTube revenue $3.5 billion in 2013 - report

YouTube revenue $3.5 billion in 2013 - report

YouTube’s revenue in 2013 was $3.5 billion, according to reports.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 8th 2014 at 11:47AM
More than 80 singles get BPI certification boost after streaming integration

More than 80 singles get BPI certification boost after streaming integration

More than 80 singles have either been awarded silver certification or have been upgraded to gold, platinum or two times ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 8th 2014 at 11:34AM
Digital Deals: 'We need strategic, long-term vision and a positive approach to licensing'

Digital Deals: 'We need strategic, long-term vision and a positive approach to licensing' Gated Content

The following is a piece by Gregor Pryor, head of media and technology practice at Reed Smith law firm.


on Jul 7th 2014 at 2:37PM
YouTube

YouTube in 'U-turn' over indie music video cull

YouTube has reportedly temporarily backtracked its plan to pull music videos from its online platform by artists signed to labels ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jul 3rd 2014 at 2:55PM
Radical.fm launches on Android

Radical.fm launches on Android

Music streaming service Radical.fm has launched on Android in the US, almost a year after launching on iOS.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 3rd 2014 at 10:14AM