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Government makes music video age rating programme permanent

Government makes music video age rating programme permanent

Last year's Government-backed pilot programme to give relevant music videos an age rating has been made permanent after a successful ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 18th 2015 at 12:01AM
YouTube star Phan settles dispute with Ultra Records

YouTube star Phan settles dispute with Ultra Records

YouTube star Michelle Phan has settled her dispute with Ultra Records.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Aug 14th 2015 at 2:46PM
More than one trillion streaming plays tracked so far this year

More than one trillion streaming plays tracked so far this year

Next Big Sound tracked more than one trillion plays across popular streaming services in the first half of the year.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Aug 14th 2015 at 11:33AM
Google

Google sees $17.7bn revenue growth in Q2 15

Google's Q2 2015 financial results show revenue growth of $17.7 billion, or 11% year-over-year, with constant currency revenue growth of ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 17th 2015 at 11:46AM

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YouTube Music Key to launch later this year - report

YouTube Music Key to launch later this year - report

YouTube's music streaming subscription service is on track to fully launch later this year, after a successful beta trial.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 14th 2015 at 10:36AM
Facebook planning a music streaming service?

Facebook planning a music streaming service?

Facebook is planning an audio streaming service, beginning with the monetisation of music videos.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 9th 2015 at 11:41AM
YouTube not liable for copyright infringement rules German court

YouTube not liable for copyright infringement rules German court

A court in Germany has upheld a ruling which states that sites like YouTube are only accountable for blocking videos ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 2nd 2015 at 12:45PM
PopShack appoints Stewart Easterbrook to its Board

PopShack appoints Stewart Easterbrook to its Board

YouTube multi-channel network PopShack has appointed former Starcom MediaVest Group CEO Stewart Easterbrook to its Board as he invests in ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Jun 23rd 2015 at 10:47AM

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CD Baby launches YouTube multi-channel network

CD Baby launches YouTube multi-channel network

Independent distributor CD Baby has launched a multi-channel network on YouTube named Illustrated Sound.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jun 4th 2015 at 11:01AM
YouTube puts emphasis on mobile growth

YouTube puts emphasis on mobile growth

Now 10 years old, YouTube is prioritising mobile as it looks forward to the next decade.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Jun 3rd 2015 at 10:59AM
YouTube

YouTube plays down Music Key delay

YouTube has moved to calm chatter surrounding the delayed commercial launch of its Music Key platform.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jun 2nd 2015 at 2:10PM
Tidal, YouTube and SoundCloud execs added to MIDEM Talks line-up

Tidal, YouTube and SoundCloud execs added to MIDEM Talks line-up

MIDEM has added four new top music execs to its MIDEM Talks line-up, following the announcement that Vivendi’s CEO Arnaud de Puyfontaine ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 29th 2015 at 10:09AM

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YouTube artists confirmed to perform at Isle of Wight Festival 2015

Six YouTube artists will perform exclusive live sets at The Isle of Wight Festival over the weekend of 11-14 June.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 21st 2015 at 11:29AM
George Ash

Universal Music Australia parters with Boom Collective

Universal Music Australia has partnered with multi-channel network and YouTube talent roster Boom Collective.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Apr 17th 2015 at 11:10AM
YouTube ad-free subscription to launch in June - report

YouTube ad-free subscription to launch in June - report

YouTube's ad-free subscription service may launch in June, based on updated terms on YouTube’s Creator Studio Dashboard.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Apr 9th 2015 at 11:39AM
Focusrite

Caroline and Focusrite launch YouTube record deal competition

Pro audio company Focusrite has teamed up with Caroline International, Universal Music Group’s UK-based services company, to offer an unsigned ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Mar 23rd 2015 at 10:58AM

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Producer Bjorn Lynne accuses Universal of 'hijacking' his music

Norwegian producer Bjorn Lynne (pictured) has accused Universal Music Group of "hijacking" his music to use in YouTube ...

RHIAN JONES
by RHIAN JONES
on Mar 18th 2015 at 12:40PM
Vivien Lewit

YouTube For Artists service launched

YouTube has launched a new platform for artists to help share their music, engage their fans and build a career.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Mar 17th 2015 at 2:33PM
Freeplay Music countersues Machinima and Collective Digital Studios

Freeplay Music countersues Machinima and Collective Digital Studios

Music publisher Freeplay Music has filed a counterclaim against YouTube multi-channel networks Machinima and Collective Digital Studios (CDS), after being ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Mar 4th 2015 at 10:27AM
YouTube still not profitable despite 1bn viewers per month - report

YouTube still not profitable despite 1bn viewers per month - report

YouTube still hasn't become a profitable business for Google, despite attracting more than one billion viewers each month.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 26th 2015 at 9:45AM
BRITs to stream live on YouTube

BRITs to stream live on YouTube

This year's BRIT Awards will be streamed live on YouTube for the second year, providing worldwide coverage outside of the ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Feb 18th 2015 at 12:28PM
Editorial: Keeping up with consumers won't stop with audio streaming

Editorial: Keeping up with consumers won't stop with audio streaming Gated Content

The integration of streaming data into the Albums Chart is an important step in the industry’s bid to keep up ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 12th 2015 at 11:30AM
Zoe

Is YouTube still not playing fair with indie artists?

[Update: a YouTube spokesperson has provided the following statement to Music Week: "Any artist who agrees to our basic ...

RHIAN JONES
by RHIAN JONES
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 9:59AM
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
YouTube's 10 most profitable channels of 2014 revealed - report

YouTube's 10 most profitable channels of 2014 revealed - report

Taylor Swift's Vevo channel has made the ten most profitable YouTube channels of 2014 as calculated by analytics company OpenSlate.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jan 5th 2015 at 1:08PM