Tag: streaming music
Merlin reveals ‘refreshing and enlightened’ deal with Beats Music
Indie licensing body Merlin has had cross words for several streaming music services down the years,
February 7, 2014
US music download sales off to bad start in 2014
There's been a lot of discussion about falling music download sales in the US last year, and the extent to which that's caused by rising streaming music usage.
January 27, 2014
Will AT&T bundle get Beats Music off to a running start in the US?
We reported yesterday on Beats Music's announcement that its streaming music service will be launching in the US in January.
December 11, 2013
AGOGO app blends streaming music with other audio content
There's lots of interest on the blogosphere this morning in AGOGO, a new startup with an iPhone app promising "a new pure audio universe".
August 8, 2013
Analysts take their guesses at streaming music’s future growth
It's safe to say analyst firm ABI Research is feeling bullish about the growth of streaming music in the years ahead. The company has published its latest predictions, claiming that 29m people will be paying for on-demand...
August 5, 2013
Spotify set for educational hackathon in New York
Spotify has been involved with the Music Hack Day movement for some time now, but the streaming music service is now trying something similar with an educational angle.
June 7, 2013
Writing or speaking about streaming music screwing artists? Read these articles first
I really like Aimee Mann's music, but her recent interview in which she gave her views on streaming music bothered me. "My record isn’t on Spotify," Mann told the Telegraph. "People may be outraged, but artists don’t...
February 13, 2013
The dangers of seeing streaming music royalties as a ‘trickle’
For the most part, the debate over artists' income from streaming music services has been conducted in trade publications and websites. It's breaking out now though: check the New York Times' feature headlined 'As Music...
January 30, 2013
Deezer inks deal with Harman for Aha integration
Deezer will now be added to the Aha in-car entertainment service, which is available in cars made by Porsche, Chrysler, Subaru, Honda and Acura, as well as device from Alpine, Pioneer and Kenwood.
January 24, 2013
Deezer goes live in Brazil with local catalogue
The streaming service setting up shop in Brazil this week
January 23, 2013
Grooveshark hails 10 new indie label signings
Streaming music Grooveshark released a list of new independent labels that have agreed to add their music to its platform.
August 22, 2012