Pandora ended Q3 2019 with 63.1m listeners and 6.3m subscribers
US satellite-radio firm SiriusXM published its latest quarterly financial results yesterday, including new figures for its streaming subsidiary Pandora. On the latter front, Pandora’s advertising revenues grew by 8% year-on-year...
November 1, 2019
SiriusXM debuts $4-a-month streaming subscription for students
SiriusXM is the latest company trying to tempt students into paid subscriptions. In its case, the satellite-radio company is offering a new $4-a-month streaming package for students, which will offer a bundle of its music...
August 22, 2019
SiriusXM financials include the latest figures for Pandora
US satellite-radio firm SiriusXM published its latest financial results yesterday, including figures for its Pandora music-streaming subsidiary. The overall news was good, but while Pandora showed strong growth in advertising...
July 31, 2019
Drake inks a ‘creative partnership’ with SiriusXM and Pandora
Drake famously took to the stage at the launch of Apple Music in 2015 to give his endorsement of the company’s new streaming service. But you don’t get to be one of the biggest stars in the streaming era without sharing...
July 26, 2019
SiriusXM financials reveal continued decline in Pandora users
Satellite-radio firm SiriusXM published its latest quarterly financial results yesterday, and among the numbers revealed was a continued decline in streaming service Pandora’s users. Pandora had 66 million monthly active...
April 25, 2019
SiriusXM launches $8-a-month streaming-only subscription
Americans now have a new way to listen to satellite-radio service SiriusXM… without needing a satellite radio. The company has launched an $8-a-month subscription plan called SiriusXM Essential, which will make more than...
April 23, 2019
SiriusXM is turning radio talk-shows into Pandora podcasts
Now that it owns Pandora, SiriusXM is exploring various ways to link the music-streaming service with its own satellite-radio business. This week’s idea bolsters an area of considerable strategic focus for Pandora: podcasts....
April 17, 2019
Pandora and SiriusXM cross streams on NOW
Last September, satellite broadcaster SiriusXM bought Pandora for $3.5bn in an all-stock deal (completing the acquisition in February this year), looking to merge the two companies’ different areas of expertise and increase...
April 5, 2019
Pandora adds new listening ‘modes’ to give users variety
With its acquisition by satellite-radio firm Sirius XM done and dusted, streaming service Pandora is rolling out an interesting update to its product. The new feature is called ‘Modes’ and offers several different spins...
March 20, 2019
SiriusXM creates a new ‘original content’ team at Pandora
Original content is all the rage at Spotify, Apple Music and other streaming services, so why shouldn’t Pandora join the party? Its new parent company SiriusXM has created a dedicated ‘content team’ at...
March 7, 2019
SiriusXM reveals more on its plans for Pandora
As it prepares to close its acquisition of Pandora, satellite-radio service SiriusXM has published its latest quarterly financials. We already new from the company’s trading update earlier this month that it ended 2018...
January 31, 2019
Pandora CEO out as shareholders approve SiriusXM acquisition
Pandora’s shareholders have approved its acquisition by satellite-radio firm SiriusXM, which is now expected to close shortly. And the deal will mean changes at the top for the US streaming service, including the departure...
January 30, 2019