WiMP to be bundled into Telenor Norway’s data packages
Aspiro has inked a new telco partnership for its WiMP streaming music service in Norway.
February 1, 2013
Backstage acquires Sonicbids for $15m
Sonicbids has received a $15m acquisition offer from entertainment industry publication Backstage, which traditionally focuses on acting jobs.
January 31, 2013
Pandora payments will rise, not fall, under new Sony/ATV deal
Personal radio service Pandora has been campaigning hard to reduce its royalties burden in recent months, so here's some surprising news: the company has signed a direct deal with Sony/ATV to pay 25% MORE in royalties.
January 18, 2013
Rhapsody bags AT&T billing deal
Rhapsody has a new agreement with AT&T to enable the latter's customers to pay for Rhapsody through their mobile bills.
December 21, 2012
Music Ally Report: Does Apple still love music?
Our lead feature runs the ruler over last night's Apple announcements where music featured, albeit on the back seat rather than behind the steering wheel.
September 13, 2012
TuneIn bags new station deals, but has MAU growth halted?
Internet radio firm TuneIn is adding more than 600 radio stations to its service through partnerships with more than 20 broadcasters.
June 22, 2012
SoundExchange ramps up its international efforts
US performance-rights body SoundExchange has signed five more reciprocal deals with overseas collecting societies, while joining the International Performer Database Association (IPDA).
June 7, 2012
Spotify goes live Down Under and bags Telia Danish deal
The streaming service, Spotify, launched in Australia and New Zealand, while tying up a partnership with Danish telco Telia.
May 22, 2012
Indie deals for Muve Music doubles its catalogue
US mobile music service Muve Music has inked licensing deals with TuneCore, The Orchard and CD Baby, adding a swathe of independent music to more than double its catalogue to 10m tracks.
May 15, 2012
Spotify sets sights on deals with US mobile operators
Spotify CEO Daniel Ek has told the CTIA mobile industry conference that the streaming music service is keen to strike partnerships with US mobile operators.
May 10, 2012
Deezer inks deal with T-Mobile Austria
Streaming music service Deezer has announced its latest telco deal: a partnership with T-Mobile Austria. The mobile operator will bundle a premium Deezer subscription into its Young Star Music and Music XL mobile tariffs.
April 27, 2012