CATEGORY: STREAMING & CLOUD

Using Spotify’s New Codes Creatively

Spotify recently launched its Spotify Codes feature, a new and innovative way for listeners to easily share a track, album, playlist, etc. via iOS...



Not All Spotify Playlists Are Created Equal: An Unedited Look Behind The Green Curtain

Liz Pelly of Cach Music breaks down the secret world of Spotify playlists, delving into who owns what, and who decides what you see...


Elon Musk, Tesla In Talks To Launch Streaming Music Service

Just in case you weren't sure that there are already a few too many music streamers, comes word that Elon Musk and his Tesla...


How to Promote Your Shows To More Fans On Spotify

Spotify's overall popularity has made the streaming service a go-to for engaging active music fans, and now Spotify's discovery algorithm has enabled artists to...


Dave Allen Exits Apple Music To Launch Music Initiative At North Inc.

Apple Music's director of artist and music industry advocacy, Dave Allen, has exited for a position at advertising and marketing agency North Inc. In...


Apple Music Sneak-Launches $99/ Year Price Tier

Although Apple has been historically consistent about keeping the price of its streaming service at $9.99, it looks as though the company has just...


Fuzic Completes $3 Million Funding Round For Licensed Playlists, Audio Messaging

Fuzic, a music marketing technology startup, today announced the completion of a $3 million seed funding round led by High Alpha, Allos Ventures and...


The Incredible Shrinking Royalty Check: Apple Music Joins Spotify In Demanding Lower Payments To Artists, Labels

It was inevitable that other music streamers would seek reductions after Spotify negotiated lower royalty payments. Now, with it's own major label contracts just...


Slicing The Pie: The Opportunities, Challenges Of Multi-Credit Copyright

Although music publishers are turning up the heat on streaming services to add songwriting credits to their track listings, the nature of music collaboration...


Spotify’s Growth Comes At A High Cost [Mark Mulligan]

Alongside the news that Spotify now has more than 140 million active users, came word that it is also bleeding cash as a rate...