It may be December but the music industry can still squeeze a few more acquisitions into 2023. Here is the latest one.
Startup Roon Labs started life in 2015 as an offshoot from audio-hardware firm Meridian. Now it’s being acquired by another audio company.
US-based music rights management company BMI has been at the centre of a swirl of speculation in recent months over its potential sale.
Anghami is ending the year with plans to merge with video-streaming service OSN+ including the promise of a $50m investment.
Much of the coverage of K-Pop’s global expansion has focused on big western markets like the US. But there is more to the strategy.
In September, Concord agreed to pay $468.8m for the Round Hill Music Royalty Fund and its 51 music catalogues.
2023 has been a busy year for Patreon, launching free memberships and shopping; a Spotify integration for podcasters; and Discord-style community chats. Now the company has announced a new acquisition: of ticketed livestreams startup […]
Ever since Epic Games announced last month that it was selling Bandcamp to Songtradr, it has been clear that layoffs would be involved. Now we know the scale of them, after the […]
Fintech firm Block sprang a surprise when it acquired music service Tidal in 2021. Despite the awkwardness of that being described as a “terrible business decision” by a judge’s ruling in a […]
If you’re a prominent music company in India, chances are at least one global major label is kicking the tyres of your business.
India was one of the early hotspots for short video, with a flurry of homegrown apps becoming popular after TikTok was banned there.
Music licensing firm Songtradr has announced today that it has acquired Bandcamp from Epic Games for an undisclosed amount.