Tag: electric jukebox
Electric Jukebox debuts Roxi, raises $14m and plans 2018 IPO
British digital-music firm Electric Jukebox has sprung a surprise this morning, claiming that it is in the process of closing a $14m funding round that will prepare the way for an IPO in the first half of 2018. The claim...
August 17, 2017
Electric Jukebox: ‘We’re closer to a Roberts Radio than to Spotify’
“I had a call with a journo late last night who was going ‘why are you going into the streaming market? You’re mad!’ Perhaps I am…” Rob Lewis, whose latest startup Electric Jukebox has just launched in the...
November 16, 2016
Electric Jukebox is finally launching… tomorrow
British music-streaming startup Electric Jukebox was originally supposed to launch before Christmas 2015, before a series of delays to the hardware/software service. Today, the company announced that it’s launching tomorrow (9...
November 9, 2016
Research claims streaming ‘black hole’ beyond millennials
A new survey of British consumers suggests that people older than 35 may be being “left out in the cold” by music-streaming services. And while there’s a caveat here – the research was commissioned by Electric...
May 19, 2016
Electric Jukebox delays US launch citing Spotify songwriter lawsuits
TV-based music-streaming service Electric Jukebox is ditching its plans to launch in the US for now, citing uncertainty around mechanical royalties due to songwriters. The UK-based company told Music Ally that the two...
February 3, 2016
Electric Jukebox has delayed its launch from pre-Christmas
When new British music-streaming service Electric Jukebox was unveiled in October, its press release was clear about the launch plans for the TV-based jukebox. “Electric Jukebox will also be available on the high-street...
January 12, 2016
7digital confirms platform role for Electric Jukebox
We reported on the announcement of streaming service Electric Jukebox yesterday, with its £179 TV stick and celebrity curators. What wasn’t announced at the launch was its technical partners. With the service founded...
October 16, 2015
7digital boss sees mainstream music fans as ‘third wave’ for digital
"The digital music industry has convinced itself that the tiny proportion of people who currently listen to music on streaming services are the people who will shape the future of it. No industry works like that! No industry...
October 16, 2015