Country Profile – USA 2021
The USA’s digital music market is one of the most vibrant globally and shows little sign of slowing down, even if the price paid for subscriptions is slowing
March 22, 2021
Country Profile – Canada 2021
After coming late to streaming, Canada is now experiencing a boom in subscriber numbers and overall music consumption.
March 8, 2021
Midem white paper focuses on Livestreaming and VR
We’re all trying to figure out what role livestreaming is going to play in the music industry alongside live concerts, once the latter return at scale. Midem and TheLynk have been thinking about it too, and have published...
February 26, 2021
Country Profile – South Korea 2021
South Korea’s music business remains buoyant in 2021, with digital music in particular on the rise – despite K-Pop fans’ enduring love of physical goods
February 22, 2021
Country Profile – Hungary 2021
Hungary came late to digital music but is rapidly making up for lost time, transforming it into one of Europe’s fastest-growing music markets
February 8, 2021
Country Profile – Belgium 2021
Belgium may not be a digital music powerhouse but music streaming is in the ascendance there, after DSPs improved their service in the country.
January 18, 2021
Country Profile – Russia 2020
After a standout performance in 2019, the Russian recorded music industry looks set to continue its path towards being a global top 10 market.
January 11, 2021
Country Profile – Netherlands 2020
A tech-savvy population that has wholeheartedly embraced streaming has insulated the Dutch music industry from the worst effects of Covid
January 11, 2021
Country Profile – Brazil 2020
Brazil’s digital music industry has made up for a slow start with years of growth, a trend that should continue into 2021 and beyond
November 23, 2020
Country Profile – Australia 2020
Digital business has held up well and international revenue reached an all-time high in Australia despite inevitable levelling off as a result of Covid-19
November 9, 2020
Country Profile – Poland 2020
Digital music revenue in Poland was higher than physical for the first time ever in the first half of 2020 and streaming has helped local talent – already big in Poland – to explode
October 29, 2020