Pandora listener decline continues with SiriusXM financials
SiriusXM's latest financial results reveal that Pandora still hasn't managed to reverse its long-term decline in listeners.
April 29, 2022
SiriusXM added 1.2m subscribers in 2021 but Pandora lost 6.6m listeners
US satellite radio firm SiriusXM published its Q4 financials yesterday, revealing that its revenues for 2021 as a whole grew by 8% to $8.7bn.
February 2, 2022
SiriusXM buys business-music service Cloud Cover Music
US satellite-radio firm SiriusXM has made an interesting acquisition: 'music for business' company Cloud Cover Music.
January 14, 2022
SiriusXM Platinum VIP bundles a streaming service (but not the one it owns)
As the worlds of radio and streaming continue to blur the lines between them, it is no surprise to see the satellite radio firm bundling a streaming element into its top-tier subscription.
December 17, 2021
SiriusXM financial results reveal latest figures for Pandora
Overall, the company saw its revenues grow by 9% year-on-year to $2.2bn, aided by adding a record 616,000 net new self-pay subscribers to its satellite radio service during the last quarter.
October 29, 2021
SiriusXM and Reservoir invest in podcasts startup Audio Up
The company has raised $12m of Series B funding from investors including SiriusXM, Reservoir, The Weeknd and music manager Larry Rudolph.
October 15, 2021
SiriusXM launches its creator-packed TikTok Radio station
US satellite-radio firm SiriusXM has launched its TikTok Radio station, which is an official partnership with ByteDance's social app.
August 23, 2021
SiriusXM revenues up 15% but Pandora listeners still falling
US satellite radio firm SiriusXM reported its latest financial results overnight, with its Q2 revenues of $2.16bn having grown by 15% year-on-year.
July 28, 2021
SiriusXM adds another tier with ‘Platinum VIP’ subscription
US satellite radio firm SiriusXM is adding a new tier to its subscription packages, at the top end of its offering, called the 'Platinum VIP' tier.
July 27, 2021
TikTok gets radio station and playlists with SiriusXM
Who needs stuffy old traditional radio in this exciting new world of on-demand music streaming and short-video apps, eh? We’re in the TikTok era now, nobody wants to tune in to a radio station where someone else controls...
May 25, 2021
SoundCloud turns ‘The Lookout’ playlist into a SiriusXM show
Apple Music has been turning some of its flagship playlists into radio shows for a while now – aided by the fact that it has its own on-platform radio stations. However, other streaming services can follow suit through...
April 23, 2021
SiriusXM writes down Pandora value by $1bn citing royalties
US satellite radio firm SiriusXM has revealed that it is writing down the value of Pandora, its music streaming subsidiary, by around $1bn. The news came in SiriusXM’s announcement to investors of its expectations...
January 11, 2021