CATEGORY: MUSIC TECH

This Week In Music Commentary

Some spicy commentary in the music business world this week, as Irving Azoff calls Cohen a liar, Spotify's Troy Carter admits to a tiff,...



REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

In this look back through important music industry news from the past week, we revisit Vevo's shutdown, the decline in the EDM business worldwide,...


How Record Labels Screwed Up The Music Industry, And How Spotify, Apple Saved Them

ALTERNATIVE TAKE: Mike Masnick explores the sordid history of how the record labels' behavior in the early days of the internet literally brought the...


Why Music Data Shouldn’t Drive 100% Of Decisions

In this interview, James Martin of Midem speaks with Sam Hill, Director of Digital Marketing at BMG UK, about his job, advice he'd give...


FRI. BRIEF: Music Modernization Act Alternative • Merlin Turns 10 • Vevo Retrenches • Peex • More

FRIDAY 5.25.18 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under our More News...


Vevo To Shutter Apps, Site And Stream Only Via YouTube

[UPDATED] Vevo has announced that it will shut down its mobile apps and video web site in the coming weeks, and make YouTube its...


MON. BRIEF: Is YouTube Music Too Late? • TIDAL Bites Back • Facebook Stories Soar • More

MONDAY 5.21.18 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under our More News...


Midemlab Names 2018 Finalists: The Future Of Music Tech

Midemlab has named 20 finalists for 2018. Now that SXSW has downgraded the category, this startup competition is, along with a handful music tech...


Majors Labels, Big Media Launch Digital Future Council

Sony Music, Warners Music Group and Universal Music have teamed with leading media and ad firms to launch a new think tank around the...


FRI. BRIEF: Pandora Beats Earnings Forecast • Live Nation Reports Growth • Spotify Tests Audiobook Bundle • More

FRIDAY 5.4.18 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under our More News...