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AEG Live UK grows with the acquisition of a controlling stake in

AEG Live UK grows with the acquisition of a controlling stake in RockNess Festival
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Official launch of “The Filter”, a media aggregation startup for new

Official launch of “The Filter”, a media aggregation startup for new music, films & tv
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Chinese music industry urges Baidu boycott

More bad news for Chinese search engine Baidu, which has been facing legal action over its `deep linking' to pirated music for some time now. A coalition of music industry firms including labels and publishers has called...
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Deal with Universal Music Group to make gigs by the likes of Lynyrd

Deal with Universal Music Group to make gigs by the likes of Lynyrd Skynyrd, Bob Marley and Jimi Hendrix available as download
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Launch of a standalone desktop application, allowing people to play

Launch of a standalone desktop application, allowing people to play their radio streams without opening their browser
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EMI signs up with Qtrax AND SpiralFrog

EMI has made a dramatic leap into the ad-supported music downloads market, inking deals with both Qtrax and SpiralFrog. The Qtrax deal includes all of EMI's digital catalogue that's been cleared for subscription...
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Rolling Stone has teamed up with tech firm PluggedIn to launch a new

Rolling Stone has teamed up with tech firm PluggedIn to launch a new site offering more than 1,000 HD-quality music videos for free streaming
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Deal with internet firm Jamendo to bring the latter’s catalogue of

Deal with internet firm Jamendo to bring the latter’s catalogue of 140,000 MP3 tracks from emerging artists to Archos portal
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Adspend on social networking sites, such as Bebo and Facebook, is

Adspend on social networking sites, such as Bebo and Facebook, is expected to rise 77% from
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Deal to distribute Radiohead’s back

Deal to distribute Radiohead’s back catalogue
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Sales

AT&T (NYSE: T), the largest U.S. wireless carrier, released its top 10 selling applications and games during the first quarter
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Six OiNK users arrested by UK police

Just when you'd forgotten about BitTorrent tracker OiNK (it was shut down last year), it's back in the headlines, after six people were arrested in the UK for sharing music files on the service. Five men aged between...