In March, as part of our coverage of Utopia Music, we wondered aloud what its plans were for its physical distribution subsidiaries.
TikTok is quietly stepping up its SoundOn distribution deals
A headline claiming ‘TikTok Tests Exclusive Deals With Music Artists, Edging Into Labels’ Turf’ is calculated to make waves in the music biz.
Beatport reveals latest partnerships: TuneCore and Pixelynx
Electronic music brand Beatport’s evolution through partnerships continues: it announced its two latest alliances last week.
Utopia Music sells Sentric to Believe – but what happens next?
Distributor Believe is buying publishing-tech firm Sentric from Utopia Music, in what has been a tough time for the latter company.
Symphonic’s ‘Women Empowerment++’ mentorship program returns
The deadline for applications to ‘Women Empowerment++’ is Friday 17 March with the program due to last six months.
DistroKid adds ‘intelligent mastering’ tool Mixea to its service
Music distribution company DistroKid has unveiled its new “intelligent mastering tool” Mixea, which costs $99 a year.
TikTok swaps TuneCore for FUGA as SoundOn distribution partner
TikTok’s SoundOn distribution arm is enjoying a busy start to 2023. Now it has switched distribution partners to FUGA.
Believe hails its billion-euro digital sales year in 2022
Distributor Believe isn’t publishing its financial results for 2022 until mid-March, but it’s pulling a stat out early to trumpet its success.
TikTok launches its SoundOn distribution program in Australia
TikTok is rolling out its SoundOn distribution arm in another country, and… let’s just say the timing is interesting.
TuneCore appoints rapper Papoose as its new head of hip-hop
TuneCore has a genuine history with Shamele ‘Papoose’ Mackie, who has just been named its head of hip-hop.
TuneCore reaches a new milestone: $3bn of DIY-artist earnings
Believe has announced that its distribution subsidiary TuneCore has now reached the milestone of $3bn of artist earnings, having hit the $2.5bn mark in April this year.
Believe reports 36.9% growth in its Q3 2022 financial results
Business continues to be very good for distributor Believe, which announced its Q3 2022 financial results yesterday.