Trqk launches analytics tools for performance royalties
Analytics for songwriters and publishers were perhaps neglected in the past in favour of dashboards for master recordings, but the industry is catching up now – from the publisher data provided by Spotify to a clutch of...
December 7, 2020
Google’s Area 120 shuts Demand analytics for live music
In February this year, Google's experimental division Area 120 launched something called Demand, in partnership with Pollstar. It was a live-music analytics tool promising "actionable, real-time analytics facilitating...
November 11, 2020
Tools: Viberate. The all-in-one platform for growing your music career
With so much analytic data for artists and their teams to chew over, their challenge is digesting this data in a way that delivers insight and helps grow an artist’s career. Viberate provides a comprehensive and versatile...
November 4, 2020
Linkfire’s latest attribution data deal is with YouTube Music
Music marketing platform Linkfire has announced its latest data deal, with YouTube Music. "In addition to seeing how many of your link visitors click through to YouTube and YouTube Music, you’ll be able to see how those...
November 3, 2020
Pandora opens up its music analytics to Chartmetric
It's now five and a half years since streaming service Pandora bought music analytics firm Next Big Sound. Since then, it's formed the core of the company's data offering for artists and their teams. Now Pandora is taking...
October 30, 2020
Radio Tools tracks music plays on radio and TV stations
The 'will streaming kill radio' debate rumbles on, but it certainly hasn't happened yet: radio airplay remains important for many artists, and tracking it globally remains a challenge. We've written about startups like...
October 7, 2020
Chartmetric launches new charts tracking music on Twitch
Twitch has been doing more with music and musicians, and analytics firm Chartmetric has been tracking that. The result is four new charts for music on Amazon's live-video platform, presenting the top users by viewer hours...
September 18, 2020
Head of Digital Partnerships & Analytics – Domino – London
Based in our London office, Domino seeks a Head of Digital Partnerships & Analytics to lead digital commercial strategy across the Label Group. The role will monitor, explore and execute opportunities for Domino’s global...
September 14, 2020
Tools: Wavo. Marketing and Analytics for Music
With the huge number of platforms out there driving the success of modern marketing campaigns, it is increasingly challenging to get the full picture of how a campaign is performing and to then decide where to invest or what...
August 13, 2020
Tools: Youtube Analytics for Artists
While each of the major DSPs has launched their own suite of analytics and data dashboards, the competition around who is providing the most actionable and unique set of insights is getting fiercer and fiercer, with each...
August 10, 2020
Sandbox Issue 257: Filter Tips. Making camera effects connect
Lead: Music-centric filters on social apps are designed to appeal not just to hardcore fans but also to get enough “shareability” to pull in potential new fans. They are also being used by labels themselves to create...
July 22, 2020
SoundCloud takes Insights analytics to its main mobile app
It's clearly the week for music analytics announcements. YouTube launched its 'New YouTube Analytics for Artists' on Tuesday, and now SoundCloud is updating its own data offerings. In its case, it's expanding its tools...
July 9, 2020