Bandcamp hits $100m direct-to-fan sales milestone
Direct-to-fan platform Bandcamp has announced its latest milestone: $100m paid by fans to artists for music and merchandise through its site. “Fans give artists $3.5 million every month on the site, and buy more than 16,000...
March 9, 2015
Sidestep is an app for browsing and buying concert merchandise
We've seen a growing number of apps to help music fans buy tickets, but not so many for merchandise. Sidestep is a new one that grabbed our attention though, after it launched this week for iOS and Android. The pitch to...
September 27, 2013
EMI buys UK merch firm
EMI has announced that it's buying Loudclothing.com, a UK-based seller of band t-shirts and other merchandise.
December 17, 2009
Island launches Island 50 Wiki website to celebrate anniversary
Island Records has launched a new website celebrating its 50th birthday, focusing on 50 classic albums from its back catalogue.
March 4, 2009