Chartmetric explores the ‘trigger cities’ of south-east Asia
Earlier this year we wrote about music-analytics firm Chartmetrics’ theory of ‘trigger cities’ capable of propelling tracks to become global hits. Now the company has published a second in its series of blog posts focusing...
June 25, 2019
Latest Heard Well album tops iTunes charts in south-east Asia
Compilations label Heard Well is topping the charts in south-east Asia with its latest release ‘Litunes’. As with its other albums, this one is curated by an online influencer. Or rather, a pair of them: brother-and-sister...
August 8, 2017
Beyond Oblivion enjoying its Yonder rebirth in Malaysia
When digital-music firm Beyond Oblivion imploded in late 2011, few would have predicted a successful return for the company’s key executives with a new service. However, their newer venture Yonder Music appears to be getting...
June 28, 2016
Country profile – Malaysia 2016
This country profile is on Malaysia where the market is still in decline and piracy is still getting the blame. But to understand what is really going on there, one has to understand the complex local economy. While there...
June 8, 2016
Report 391 – 50 Sense
In our cover feature we round up the topics, the trends and the gossip from the 50th Midem. From streaming losses to playlisting and from China to the new A&R, here is your essential guide to where the music industry...
June 8, 2016
Rdio launches in seven new countries
Rdio went live in seven more territories yesterday: Malaysia, Hong Kong, Colombia, Chile, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, and Poland.
June 14, 2013