Tag: major label
Music Ally Report 398 – Tube Exit
Lead: Music Ally has heard that at least one major label is threatening to pull its content from YouTube before Christmas. This could prove to be a negotiating strategy/last resort, but what would happen if they actually...
November 23, 2016
Sandbox 126 – Patron Saints: Digital Music’s Funding Revolution
Lead: Bubbling under for years, the idea of fan patronage for artists has reached a fascinating point of maturity, with major label acts now looking (albeit tentatively) at what they can do here. “The only ingredient you...
February 11, 2015
Vivendi reportedly turned down SoftBank’s $8.5bn bid for UMG
Thought we were done with major-label acquisitions in the music industry?
July 19, 2013
How did Google v Major Label lobbying really stack up in 2012?
It's an irony we've noted before that back in 2010, opponents of the UK's Digital Economy Act criticised the lobbying power of the music industry, yet by 2012 that industry was itself criticising the lobbying power of Google.
January 2, 2013