POSTS BY: BRUCE HOUGHTON

Pandora Listener Hours Fall, Subscriptions Up Just 290K

Pandora listener hours continued their slow decline to 5.03 billion for the fourth quarter of 2017, compared to 5.15 billion hours last quarter and...



BRIT Awards 2018 Watch Live NOW with Ed Sheeran, Dua Lipa, Foo Fighters, More

Watch all of the action from the biggest night in UK music, live as it happens free her. It's hosted by Conor Maynard and...


Facebook Cheatsheet: Image Sizes and Dimensions 2018

Visual assets play a key role in attracting engagement on Facebook. But knowing the right dimensions for the many channels on Facebook cam be...


‘Sorry Not Sorry’ Producer Shows How To Produce A Hit In 15 Mins. [VIDEO]

Onstage last week at the Recode's Code Media, producer and songwriter Oak Felder demonstrated how the Demi Lovato hit "Sorry Not Sorry" went from...


Fan Dangles From Balcony At Above & Beyond Show [WATCH]

An fan caused quite a stir at Above & Beyond’s performance at Detroit’s Fillmore Feb. 18 when he dangled from the balcony. The shirtless...


Facebook Adds Licenses For 31M Tracks, 290K Rightholders

Facebook has taken another major step forward in its push to legally licence and compensate the creators of music used on its platforms, announcing...


WED. BRIEF: Facebook Inks ICE EU Deal • Execs Keep Control In Spotify DPO • Spotify, FB Speakers • More

WEDNESDAY 2.21.1​8​ Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under our More News...


Amazon Hires Wx-WBR Prez Dan McCarroll, Signals Move Into Original Music Programming

Dan McCarroll, the former President and head of A&R at Warner Bros. Records, has been named Amazon Music's global head of originals and artist...


Fast Company’s Surprising 10 Most Innovative Music Companies 2018

Fast Company has named its annual Most Innovative Companies list for 2018. Unsurprisingly, Spotify took the #1 spot in the Music category and #9...


Gibson Guitars Responds To Bankruptcy Rumors

After multiple reports that Gibson was teetering on the edge of bankruptcy, the iconic guitar and musical instrument manufacturer has issued a statement designed...