CATEGORY: MUSIC TECH

REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

Not quite ready to move on, we're taking a moment to revisit the past week of music industry news and refresh ourselves on ten...



TOP POSTS: This Week’s Most Read Posts On Hypebot

This week, the most popular and voraciously consumed articles to appear on Hypebot covered a statement from the board of PledgeMusic, why it's no...


10 Fake Artists With Over 1 Billion Streams

As if making it in the music industry wasn't hard enough, musicians now face competition from fake artists, in this case production companies paid...


MixTape Monkey Now Has 11 Million Listeners

Underground mixtape site MixTape Monkey now has 11 million listeners, according to founder Mark Serrano, who runs the influential site from his two bedroom...


5 Things Your Email Press Release Must Have

When it comes to emailing press releases, acting as your own PR team makes an already challenging task even harder, and if you're hoping...


Find Your Fans: Utilizing Data To Analyze Your Audience

Thanks to the wonders of the digital age, artists now have a vast array of data and analytics at their fingertips that can help...


AM BRIEF: Live Nation Goes Green, Parness Exts Spotify, Tencent Eyes UMG & More

FRIDAY 5.24.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab ...


SoundCloud Adds Digital Distribution With Acquisition Of Repost Network

SoundCloud has acquired digital rights management and distribution company, Repost Network. With the acquisition, SoundCloud can offer "high-performing, emerging creators " distribution, analytics and...


MON. BRIEF: Apple, Amazon, Google Sued For Pirate Selling Records • Spotify Redesign • Rightscorp Fizzles • More

MONDAY 5.20.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab ...


PledgeMusic Board Issues Statement

For one of the first times since suspending all crowdfunding campaigns on February 3rd, PledgeMusic has issued a short official update. In recent weeks,...