Moof: another streaming music service that rides on the back of YouTube
Moof is, as you may have surmised from the headline, a streaming music site that pulls in music from YouTube videos.
July 20, 2009
Spotify on track for US launch this summer
A Forbes interview with Spotify co-founder Daniel Ek gives some details on the company's US plans and overall performance.
July 17, 2009
Pandora gets $35m funding round, but can it survive?
Streaming music service Pandora has secured a new round of funding to continue its growth, with reports suggesting the amount may be as much as $35 million.
July 13, 2009
Spotify: ‘20% of our streams are from indie labels’
Streaming music service Spotify says that 20% of all tracks streamed by UK users are from independent labels.
July 9, 2009
SoundExchange strikes deal with internet webcasters
US royalties collection body SoundExchange has finally reached a deal with online webcasters over the royalty rates they pay for streaming music.
July 8, 2009
We7 providing digital soundtrack to AIM Independents Day
We7 has announced that it's providing a streaming music playlist for AIM's Independents Day 2009 events, offering artists on indie labels both big and small, from rock to soul to world to pop to chillout.
July 7, 2009
Pandora unveils new terms for unsigned artists
Streaming music service Pandora has announced changes in the terms for accepting music from unsigned and independent artists.
July 1, 2009
EMI Publishing balks at new PRS for Music streaming rates
EMI Publishing is refusing to make its catalogue available for streaming under the new 0.085p minima rate proposed by PRS for Music in the UK.
July 1, 2009
Aussie online radio service Stripe shuts down
When subscription-based radio service Stripe launched last year, founder Glenn Wheatley was bullish, to say the least.
June 25, 2009
Rhapsody heading to Vizio HDTVs
Consumer electronics firm Vizio has announced that it's adding RealNetworks' Rhapsody streaming music service to its new range of HDTVs, letting customers access Rhapsody's seven-million song catalogue from the TV itself.
June 24, 2009
Spotify launches “CD-quality” streaming for premium subscribers
Spotify's quest to get more users to upgrade to its paid-for premium service continues, with the announcement that it's upping the streaming quality of the premium version.
June 22, 2009