CATEGORY: STREAMING

Apple Music Scores Ed Sheeran Documentary Exclusive [VIDEO]

Apple Music will be the exclusive home for a new official Ed Sheeran documentary. It's a big win that should draw new subscribers to...



Lack Of Streaming Artist, Song Info ‘Is Just D-U-M-B’

in the streaming era the fact that you can't click on a song and see who played on it, who wrote it, who engineered...


Major Labels Demand More Slots On Spotify Playlists

All three major labels are unhappy with the number of song placement they receive on key Spotify playlists and demanding preferential treatment, according to...


Spotify Taps Palestinian Musician Suhel Nafar To Develop Arab Music, Culture Hub

In what sadly may be a first, Spotify has hired an actual working musician to help program the streamer and develop an Arab music...


As Apple Music ‘Passes’ Spotify, Remember That Apple’s Strength Is Also Its Weakness

The typical headline goes something like this: Apple Music Passes Spotify In The US. Along with ignoring that Spotify still leads in the US...


Indie Compilations, Playlist Marketing with Alex Rainbird

After developing a passion for under-the-radar music from a young age, Alex Rainbird went on to cultivate a successful YouTube Channel highlighting talented but...


Is Spotify Any Better Than Top 40 Radio For Music Discovery? New Stats Suggest Not

Last week Spotify shared new listener stats that show the average number of artists each listener streams increased 37% from just under 30 artists...


This Week In Music Commentary

This week we had music industry commentators weighing in on how AI startups can target the music business, the reformatting of music's barriers, how...


TIDAL Adds Detailed Album, Track Credits

TIDAL has become the first streaming music service to give creators something they've been clamouring for - credit where credit is due. TIDAL subscribers...


Pandora Stock Closed Last Week Down 24% After Weak Earnings Report, Listener Dip

[UPDATED] Pandora stock lost a quarter of its value last Friday, closing the week down 24.46%, after its new CEO reported weaker than expected...