CATEGORY: MUSIC TECH

Myspace Has Lost 50 Million Tracks From 14 Million Artists

Myspace has lost all content uploaded to the site before 2016 including more than 50 million tracks,videos and photos from 14 million artists. Users...



How To Prepare For A Post-Album Music Industry [Keith Jopling Of MIDiA]

The album is not dead, but it is fading away; and stats shared by MIDiA analyst Keith Jopling confirm the trend. Adults that claim...


Copyright and A Defense Of ‘Unfair’ Competition [Neil Turkewitz]

In this article, Neil Turkewitz goes on the offensive against a recent piece by Mark A. Lemley and Mark P. McKenna titled "Unfair Disruption"...


MON. BRIEF: Will Google By Universal Music? • Spotify Goes On Offensive • SXSW Recap • More

MONDAY 3.18.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab ...


REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

As we journey back through the week's major music industry events, we revisit how Spotify's new Hulu bundling could be a problem for artists,...


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

This week, Hypebot's chart-topping articles delved into the leaking of Woodstock 50's lineup, a counter-suite from from EMI against Kanye West for breach of...


Apple Attacks Spotify For ‘Trying To Squeeze Musicians, Songwriters’ As App Dispute Escalates

UPDATED: Apple has attacked Spotify for "making ever-smaller contributions to the artists, musicians and songwriters - even going so far as to take these...


Hypebot Is Now Also On Flipboard – Follow Us!

You can now also follow Hypebot in Flipboard. Alongside our top stories, you'll find new music industry gems and related stories that we've found...


MON. BRIEF: SoundCloud Nears Equity Funding • Inside Pandora, SiriusXM Deal • MTV Resurrects TLR • More

MONDAY 7.31.17 Music Business News From Around The Web What's the plan, Alex? More cash can only save SoundCloud for so long. Updated continuously...


SoundCloud Nears Deal To Sell Majority Stake To Private Equity Firms

[UPDATED] A struggling SoundCloud may have found not one, but two lifelines. A pair of private equity firms are reportedly close to each taking...