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Nokia MixRadio

Nokia to launch first global streaming service in China

Nokia will be the first global company to launch a streaming service in China as it prepares to bring MixRadio ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Mar 24th 2014 at 11:02AM
iTunes

Apple in talks with labels about launching Spotify streaming rival - report

Apple has begun talks with senior label execs about launching its own music streaming service, which would go head-to-head with ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Mar 24th 2014 at 10:44AM
US streaming music revenue up 39% in 2013

US streaming music revenue up 39% in 2013

Streaming music revenues grew 39% in the US last year, generating $1.4 billion.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Mar 19th 2014 at 9:57AM
Rdio

Rdio to cut ties with Echo Nest in light of Spotify acquisition

Streaming service Rdio will cut ties with The Echno Nest after the music intelligence company was acquired by rival Spotify ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Mar 13th 2014 at 10:35AM

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Spotify

Spotify warns against 'radical differences' between labels' streaming payouts to artists

Spotify’s chief content officer and US MD Ken Parks has warned that “radically different” contracts between labels and artists when ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Mar 11th 2014 at 2:28PM
Spotify

Spotify's $200m credit line fuels further IPO speculation

Spotify has secured a $200 million credit line from lenders, stoking speculation that the streaming service is moving towards an ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Mar 10th 2014 at 11:19AM
Spotify

Avicii's Wake Me Up becomes most-played Spotify song of all time

Avicii’s Wake Me Up has become the most-played song of all time on Spotify, having been streamed more than 200 ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 27th 2014 at 10:07AM
Spotify

BRITs winners and performers see surge in Spotify streams

BRITs winners and performers across the board saw significant spikes in Spotify streams as a result of the ceremony on ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 21st 2014 at 12:39PM

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George Ergatoudis

Streaming to be included in UK Singles Chart 'as soon as this summer' - Ergatoudis

The head of music at BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra, George Ergatoudis, has said that the inclusion of streaming data ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 18th 2014 at 2:25PM
Spotify

Spotify finance reporting specialist hire fuels IPO rumours

Rumours that streaming service Spotify is soon to embark on an initial public share offering (IPO) have been fuelled by ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Feb 18th 2014 at 11:18AM
Omnifone

Omnifone posts £6m loss after Rara balance write-off

B2B digital music provider Omnifone has posted a £6.1 million loss in its 2013 financial year, but turnover rose 58.9% ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 10th 2014 at 9:43AM
Omnifone

Omnifone enters Indonesia supporting subscription service Guvera

Omnifone has entered Indonesia, powering the expansion of music subscription service Guvera into the territory.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 4th 2014 at 1:35PM

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Deezer

Deezer hires former video on demand exec to run US operation

Deezer has hired the former boss of video on demand service Movielink Tyler Goldman to head its San Francisco office.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 3rd 2014 at 9:43AM
Transmitter

BPI's Transmitter launches live streaming chart show

The BPI-driven Transmitter YouTube channel will host a live weekly show that includes a first look at the UK’s Official ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 3rd 2014 at 9:16AM
Deezer

Deezer CEO: 'We drastically need to break €10 only subscription model'

Deezer CEO Axel Dauchez has revealed intentions to introduce multiple price points for the French-based streaming service, with some tiers ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 3rd 2014 at 9:00AM
Billy Bragg

Billy Bragg to speak at MusicTank streaming event

Billy Bragg will speak at MusicTank’s first think tank of 2014 focused on the economics behind the streaming model – ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 30th 2014 at 3:28PM

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Forgotify

New streaming service Forgotify promotes millions of unplayed Spotify songs

Forgotify, a new streaming service, has launched to promote the 4 million unplayed songs on Spotify.

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Jan 30th 2014 at 11:17AM
Amazon

Amazon to launch new music streaming hardware - report

Amazon will this year launch a dedicated entertainment device offering the streaming and download of music as well as video ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 29th 2014 at 2:34PM
Soundcloud

Soundcloud pursuing 'big label' licensing deals following funding injection

Following a $60 million investment, Soundcloud is in discussions with 'big music labels' regarding licensing their songs.

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Jan 27th 2014 at 11:40AM
Photo: Patrik Ragnarsson

Daniel Ek: 'Beats Music is ultimately good for streaming'

Spotify founder Daniel Ek has dismissed the arrival of Beats Music in the US as a threat to his own ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 23rd 2014 at 10:55AM
Streaming study

'UK music streaming services must halve subscription price' - study

Music streaming providers in the UK must halve their subscription prices in order to convert more consumers to paid tiers ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 20th 2014 at 2:43PM
Spotify

Spotify lifts time restrictions on free tier across all platforms

Spotify has lifted the time limit on its free tier across the board, meaning that users can listen to the ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 16th 2014 at 3:40PM
Deezer

Samsung to partner with Deezer, take stake in company?

Samsung electronics group is rumoured to be partnering with French-based streaming service Deezer, including possibly taking a stake in the ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Jan 14th 2014 at 9:51AM
Beats

Beats Music US launch date, AT&T deal confirmed

Beats Music will launch in the US on January 21 complete with an exclusive AT&T partnership.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 13th 2014 at 9:56AM