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Entries in 'streaming' (256)

Canada

Album sales down in Canada by 7%

Overall album sales in Canada were down for the third consecutive year in 2014, falling 7% from 2013, according to ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 28th 2015 at 9:52AM
Blinkbox

Confirmed: Guvera swoops for Blinkbox Music

Australia-based streaming service Guvera has acquired the Blinkbox Music from Tesco.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 26th 2015 at 9:32AM
Digital services call for change at Eurosonic

Digital services call for change at Eurosonic Gated Content

Rdio, 22Tracks and Shuffler.fm revealed their requirements for a mutually beneficial relationship between labels, publishers, artists and themselves during ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 12:38PM
Tidal launches in five more European countries

Tidal launches in five more European countries

High fidelity lossless music streaming service Tidal has launched in five new European countries - Ireland, Finland, the Netherlands, Belgium ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 3:25PM

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Rdio

Rdio launches in 24 new countries, partners with Digicel

Rdio has expanded into 24 new countries and territories across the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific and partnered with ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 1:41PM
Saavn

Saavn appoints ex-Google exec, reveals user numbers

Saavn, one of the first streaming services in India, has revealed that it is hiring ex-Google India executive Mahesh Narayanan as ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 1:15PM
Editorial: 'The race between global streaming services is far from over'

Editorial: 'The race between global streaming services is far from over' Gated Content

We’ve all been guilty of distilling the streaming market down to one particular outfit with a careless slip of the ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 10:56AM
Rdio launches in India

Rdio launches in India

Rdio has now launched in India, featuring a catalogue of over 32 million songs in 43 languages from global, regional ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 16th 2015 at 3:14PM

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AIR

Rdio named official streaming partner of AIR

Rdio has become the official music streaming partner of the Australian Independent Record Labels Association (AIR).

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 15th 2015 at 10:10AM
Guvera

Guvera in talks to buy Tesco's Blinkbox Music - report

[Update: a Guvera spokesperson has provided the following statement to Music Week, "Guvera does not comment on market rumour ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 13th 2015 at 10:11AM
Spotify teams up with European Border Breakers Awards

Spotify teams up with European Border Breakers Awards

The European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA) has teamed up with Spotify to study the locations of shortlisted artists' listeners.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 12th 2015 at 4:14PM
SoundCloud

SoundCloud offering indie labels unfair licensing terms?

SoundCloud is reportedly offering independent labels less than favourable terms in licensing deals for its streaming platform.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 12th 2015 at 2:19PM

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Spotify

Spotify hits 15m paying subscribers

Spotify has confirmed that it now has 15 million paying subscribers and 60 million active users.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 12th 2015 at 2:14PM
Blinkbox

TalkTalk buys Tesco's Blinkbox for £5m - report

Tesco's online film streaming service, Blinkbox, is to be reportedly bought by telecommunications firm TalkTalk for £5m.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 8th 2015 at 10:13AM
7digital partners with The Overflow for Christian and gospel music app

7digital partners with The Overflow for Christian and gospel music app

Music platform 7digital has partnered with Christian music service The Overflow for a new app.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 5th 2015 at 3:28PM
Rdio CEO Anthony Bay eyes big market launches in 2015

Rdio CEO Anthony Bay eyes big market launches in 2015

A year into joining Rdio as CEO, Anthony Bay has offered insight into the streaming company's plans for 2015, as ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Dec 24th 2014 at 11:55AM

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Clive

Streaming growth 'won't benefit everyone' - Clive Gardiner

The idea that all will be well with the music industry once streaming models reach scale is a myth.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Dec 23rd 2014 at 11:45AM
Lohan

Lohan Presencer: 'We must stop the rot'

Ministry of Sound's Lohan Presencer has berated the trend of music being given away for free, saying the record industry ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Dec 22nd 2014 at 9:51AM
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
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
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
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