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Vivendi hails UMG ‘turnaround’ in latest financials

Vivendi has reported its latest full-year financials, including those for its Universal Music Group subsidiary, which is referred to as having experienced a "turnaround" in the financials announcement.
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ARIA positive about digital music growth in Australia

Australian music industry body ARIA has published its latest trade figures, revealing that the recorded music industry there saw revenues fall just 0.34% to AU$382.7m (around $411m) in 2011. Digital now accounts for AU$140.5m...
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Digital changes for Warner Music Group EMEA and Atlantic UK

Warner Music Group has announced some changes in its digital teams in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region.
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eMusic and AIM survey finds physical habits still strong in UK

80% of UK music consumrs still regularly buy music in physical form and listen to it on a traditional stereo, according to research unveiled by eMusic and indie body AIM yesterday. That compares to 70% who download music,...
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Physical CD sales are to decrease in 2012 while digital increases.

According to a study done by Strategy Analytics, physical CD sales are expected to drop 40 percent in 2012 to $2.7 billion. On the flipside, digital music sales are expected to hit $2.8 billion in 2012, a 17 percent increase...
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WMG financials reveal flat revenues and digital growth

Warner Music Group have released their latest quarterly financials and their positive, with revenues slightly up - $779m versus $778m in the same quarter the year before.
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WMG financials reveal flat revenues and digital growth

Well, the latter is hardly a surprise, but the positive note for Warner Music Group in its latest quarterly financials is that its revenues were up slightly - $779m versus $778m in the same quarter the year before.
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The Pirate Bay’s next big thing is… Physibles

The Pirate Bay is looking beyond digital files and content to a time where physical objects can be shared over the internet.
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Think Spotify has problems with missing titles? Check Netflix.

The debate about artists including Coldplay, Adele and the Black Keys keeping their latest albums off Spotify continues to rumble.
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World music label Putumayo goes digital

Putumayo World Music makes compilation albums of tracks from around the world, and has sold more than 27 million physical albums. However, it's only just going digital, with the release of two new collections on iTunes, Amazon,...
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US digital album sales in ‘sustained decline’

Billboard has been crunching Nielsen SoundScan data to identify ongoing trends in digital album sales. The results aren't good. “Digital album sales aren't falling off a cliff, but they are experiencing a...
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Digital/Physical combos selling well on Bandcamp

Music marketing firm Bandcamp says that artists are having plenty of success selling physical/digital bundles on its site, a month after the feature launched. "The average price paid for all these packages is more than double...