CATEGORY: MUSIC BUSINESS

On Spotify, A Follow Is More Powerful Than A Pre-Save

There are many options to promote music on Spotify, and while they all have their pros and cons, some strategies are more effective than...



90% Of Consumers In Spotify’s Home Market Stream Music, But Only 43% Pay For It

A new streaming music survey in the Nordic countries offers a look at what may be the best that Spotify and the music industry...


The Business Of Indie Launches Tuesday

Independent labels, publishers and artists are the heart of the music business. But with media and the trades obsessed with major labels, big hits...


Want More People At Your Gigs? Send Gig Reminder Emails

Despite how great your fans may be, they can't be counted on to know when all your upcoming gigs are, and need a little...


The Other Playlists: How Behavior Impacts Songs

Since the beginning of the recording industry, the limitations imposed by format have directly influenced music, from wax cylinders to MP3s. Here we look...


MTV Acquires SnowGlobe Music Festival, Plans Global Live Music, Event Expansion

MTV has acquired the SnowGlobe Music Festival, as part of a plan to expand the brand and business beyond TV. Held on New Year’s...


Apple Music Seeks Black Radio Listeners In Potential iHeartMedia Deal [Kori Hale]

In a bid to build closer ties with black radio listeners, it appears Apple may be in the market to purchase steak in iHeartMedia...


Sick Of Being ‘Pushed Around By Older Bands’ Bad Omens Exits Senses Fail Tour

Bad Omens has dropped off the Senses Fail / Amity Affliction tour, but the young band is claiming it is not about the size...


MON. BRIEF: Facebook Launches TikTok Clone Lasso • CMT Explores Diversity • Americana In UK • More

MONDAY 11.12.18 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab ...


100 Female Music Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Advice: Part 1 [CyberPR]

Even though we have a long, long way to go before women are fairly represented in the music industry and music tech, there are...