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Is The TikTok Music Era Over?; How AI Might Impact Dancehall Music; Bob Dylan: Music 'Too Smooth and Painless' in the Streaming Age

Music Video Platform Xite Partners with Amazon; Pink Floyd Quietly Releases 18 ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ Era Concerts Onto Streaming Services

Duetti Jumps Into Catalog Monetization Game; The Music NFT Community Is The New Fan Club

Warner Music Teams with AR App DressX; Music, NFTs and Web3 in 2022; Audio Up Raises Another $10M

The Future of Music; Sony Music Deal to Boost Podcast Market; YouTube Premium, Music Have 20M…

Coming Soon to Substack: Platform & Stream

AI Has Big Implications For Ownership In The Music Industry; Deezer Teams with LyricFind; Classical Music in YouTube Videos is Up 90%

Labelcoin, New Music Finance and Royalties Platform, to Launch at SXSW 2023

Production Music’s $1bn (and Counting) Surge; How Web3 is Ushering in a New Artist-Centric Era; Merlin Teams with Gaming Music Platform Styngr

Naxos Founder Talks Evolution of Classical Music Through the Era of Digital Streaming; Why Music Clearance Remains So Complex

Sound Is Becoming Important Part of AR/VR; Has Spotify Wrapped Up the Mystery of Musical Taste?

Sound Royalties’ Business Nearly Doubles, Powering More Music Professionals’ Projects in 2022

A Boost for Global Music Subscribers; Madonna’s ‘Gambler’ Makes Streaming & Digital Sale Debut; Will Audio Kill the Video Star?

Gustavo Dudamel Celebrates Beethoven with Free Symphony Performance Videos; Tuned Global Partners With 2 Firms in the Medical Technology Space

WMG Launches Web3 Project; Netflix’s ‘Wednesday’ Dance Goes Viral With The Wrong Song; Neil Young Radio High-Res Launched on SiriusXM

Apple Music Now Offers a Karaoke Mode; beatBread Expands European Business; Winamp Player Now Allows You to Play Your Music NFTs

Winamp Player Now Allows You to Play Your Music NFTs

Jesse Atwell Named Chief Marketing Officer of SongVest

So You Want to Be a TikTok Star; Audius Opens Artist-Tipping Feature to Credit Cards; Metaverse Will Revolutionize Music Industry

Festivals in the Metaverse; Music Industry Asks Congress to Pass HITS Act During Lame Duck Period

How Gaming Could Reshape Music Distribution; The (Negative) Impact of Fake Streams on Artists' Algorithmic Performance; SongVest Announces New Private Marketplace

Music Royalty Investment Platform SongVest Announces New Private Marketplace

Spotify Launches Wrapped 2022; Is Music Industry Ready for the AI Revolution?; Warner Chappell Teams with Web3 incubator Defient

Idagio CEO Talks Streaming, Immersive Experiences; Symphonic Distribution Has Big Plans; Spotify Wrapped 2022: Streaming Service Promises ‘All Will Be Revealed Soon’ is 20; Building Your Streaming Audience; What Artists Can Learn From Product Managers

Deezer Reveals Its Most Streamed Artists and Albums of 2022; 10 Great Music Documentaries to Stream Right Now

Michael Jackson Channel on SiriusXM; Nick Cave Concert Films Come To Streaming; 3 Music Tech Companies Helping Creators Monetize Content

Deutsche Grammophon Debuts Stage+; Spotify's Hidden Music Recommender; Sped-Up Songs are Dominating TikTok

Has Streaming Killed the One-Hit Wonder?; Downtown Invests in Vampr; SiriusXM Refreshes Streaming App, Website

Music Consumption at All Time High; VNUE CEO Talks Music, Metaverse; 10th Anniversary of The Infinite Jukebox

Libraries are Launching Their Own Local Music Streaming Platforms; CD Baby, Groover Connect; Deezer Partners with DAZN in Italy

Soundmouse, Trevanna Tracks Partner to Help Artists Collect Revenue From Sync

CD Baby and Groover Announce Partnership

How Can Artists Benefit From the Metaverse?; ‘Elton John Show To Stream Live On Disney+

How Spotify Stayed No. 1 in Streaming Audio; Pink Floyd Wanted $500 Million For Its Music. What Went Wrong?

Games Racing Ahead to Build Web3, but Not Too Late for Music; Spotify Testing Own Payments on Android

Spotify Jazzes Up Apple Watch App; VNUE, Kokku Announce New Venture; Abbey Road Studios Names MediMusic for Programme

VNUE, Kokku Announce Joint Venture For Metaverse Events

Bad Bunny is Apple Music’s Artist of the Year for 2022; YouTube Music, Premium Surpass 80m Paid Subscribers; Labels Demand a Big Increase in TikTok Royalties

New Twitter and the Music Part; YouTube Music Making Playlists Stand Out on Home Tab; Apple Music to Live Stream Wizkid’s London Concert

Elton John Launches Virtual ‘Beyond The Yellow Brick Road’ Roblox Experience; Independent Artistry In the Era of Web3; AudioShake Wins Music Tectonics Startup Competition

5 Game-Changing Music Metaverse Companies; FUGA Strikes Partnership with Classical Music Company Naxos

ANote, Revelator Expand Music IP Trading Services; Amazon Music, Acast to Bring Ad-Free Podcast Listening to Fans; Spotify, Anghami Rumor

ANote, Revelator Expand Music IP Trading Services Through New Partnership

Authentic Artists and Yuga Labs Team Up to Bring WarpSound’s Generative AI Music to the Meebits…

Amazon Music, Acast to Bring Ad-Free Podcast Listening to Fans

The Cleveland Orchestra Joins Symphony on November 12 For ‘Symphony Night Live’ Presentation…

beatBread Launches Exclusive Investor Network; Audius Acquires; Dawes And Bahamas Unite For Special Streaming Event

Amazon Music’s Library of Songs, Podcasts Now Free For Prime Subs; Is Music Streaming Reaching a Pricing Threshold?; Jaxsta Adds Data Matching of Works To Recordings

Ozzfest to be Staged in the Metaverse; Record Labels Terrified by Rise of AI Music Generators; Music Industry Can Learn a Thing or Two From Gaming

The Future of Web3 In the Music Industry; India Will be a Massive Part of Spotify Biz; Frank Ocean Unveils New Apple Music 1 Show

VNUE Partners With Kokku for New VNUE Festival on Roblox; New Eric Church SiriusXM Channel; Will MTN's Metaverse Concert Awaken Africa's Creative Industry?

VNUE Partners With Kokku for New VNUE Festival on Roblox

Spotify Reaches 456M Total Monthly Users; Julian Lennon Releases AI-Inspired Music Video; The Fallout From SiriusXM Dropping CBC Radio 3

Staccs Strikes Samsung TV Plus Deal; The 1975, Amazon Music Set Concert Livestream; Why Aren’t Music Royalties Paid by the Second?

Bridger Releases Major Innovation for Music Copyright: Collaborative Works Registration

Songtradr Launches DRM Tool; BeatBread is Building a Network of Investors in Artists; Sound Royalties Backs the Muscle Shoals Songwriters Festival

Sound Royalties Backs the Muscle Shoals Songwriters Festival

Web3 Experience to Celebrate 100 Years of Disney Music; SoundCloud Launches Discord Bot; Taylor Swift 'Midnights' Album Already Breaks Spotify Record

Frank Zappa Invented Music Streaming; SoundOut Launches OnBrand; JackTrip Labs Debuts Virtual Jam Competition; 7 Best AI Music Generators

HotDrop Named Only Music Startup in 2022 Roux Institute Techstars Accelerator Class

JackTrip Labs Launches Virtual Jam Competition to Get Everyone Playing Remotely

SoundOut Launches OnBrand

National Album Day 2022 Shows Marked Impact

Audius Buys; PlaylistSupply Debuts Organic Playlist Search Feature; Pinterest Partners with Warner, Merlin, BMG

PlaylistSupply Debuts New Organic Playlist Search Feature

BTS’s Free Concert Attracts 49M+ Viewers Online; elasticStage Reveals London HQ; How NFTs Can Disrupt the Music Industry

British On-Demand Vinyl Platform, elasticStage, Reveals London HQ

Amazon Launches Weekly Livestream Concert Series; SoundCloud Rebrands Creator Tools; Apple Announces Spatial Audio For Mercedes-Benz Cars

Spotify + HiFi Streaming; 5 Innovative Web3 Music Platforms; Dolby Labs Preview Tom Petty Atmos Mix

Hipgnosis Partners With Songclip; ByteDance Plans Music-Streaming Expansion; Beatport Launches Party Mode for Beatport DJ

SiriusXM Setting Up in Miami; Laylo Nabs 8M Investment; Streaming Is Messing With the Music Charts

Philips Sonicare Leverages Spotify to Encourage Two Minutes More for Self-Care

Stingray Signs Agreement with Razer Gold to Distribute Qello Concerts by Stingray to Gamers…

Are Chief Music Officers the Next CMOs?; Vinyl Now Matters Even More to the Music Industry; Mdundo’s Monthly Active Users Reach 21.5m

Epidemic Sound Launches Web Series to Profile Its Musicians; Symphonic Partners with Mood Media; Music Industry Growth is Booming (And Slowing)

100,000 Songs Uploaded Daily; DDEX Releases Findings on Music, Podcasts; Introduces Accessibility to Music Introduces Accessibility to Music

HITLAB Shakes Up the Music Industry; Sound Royalties Expands to Canada; Muso.AI's Kyran de Keijzer Talks Metadata, Music

New Orleans Public Library Debuts Music Streaming Platform; How Synchronization Fees Are Evolving; Spotify Acquires Kinzen, Focused on Content Moderation

Met Operas Streamed Live to Your Living Room; Amp Sound Branding Shares New Publication; Amplify Announces New 'Metaverse' Competition

Amp Sound Branding Shares New Publication, Amplify: “The Sound of Banking & FinTech”

Apple Music, 100M Songs; RME Debuts as New Modern Rights Org; Trevanna Tracks Unveils New Branding, Features

RME Debuts, A Modern Rights Organization Fixing Digital Attribution, Royalty Payments

How AmazeVR Executed the World’s First Virtual Reality Concert Tour; PRS For Music Announces New Online Portal Providing Access to Songwriter Credits

Abbey Road Studios Has New Suite for Dolby Atmos Music Mastering; Infinite Catalog Connects With Bandcamp; Cyanite Signs Up BMG to Use AI Tagging Across Entire Catalog

Cyanite Signs Up BMG to Use AI Tagging Across Entire Catalog

How Web3 Music Platform Audius Hit 7.5 Million Monthly Users; Apple Laying Groundwork for Apple Music Classical

BandLab Introduces Boost; AmazeVR Raises $17m; You Hum It, Deezer Will Play It

Notes on Roon; YouTube Shorts Gets David Bowie Clips to Promote ‘Moonage Daydream’

George Michael's 'Older' Remixed by LF System for Amazon Original Exclusives; Believe Unveils Leadership Team Appointments

Symphony Creates 'Netflix for Classical Music'; HMV Launches Record Label; Deezer Pledges to Turn a Profit by 2025

Music NFTs Will Take Gaming to New Levels; New CEO at Warner Music; Spotify Island on Roblox Launches a New Virtual Destination for Hip-Hop Listeners

European Start-up Symphony Creates “Netflix for Classical Music”

Spotify Debuts Audiobooks for U.S. Listeners; The Impact of Digitalization In the Music Industry; 5 Web3 Music Companies to Check Out

Outgoing YouTube Business Chief Robert Kyncl in Talks With Warner Music for CEO Role; Blockchain Music Making Startup Arpeggi Labs Raises $5.1M

India’s Top 3 Music Streaming Startups To Watch; Grateful Dead Meet-Up At The Movies 2022 To Feature Copenhagen 1972 Concert

Tunecore Teams with Groover to Support Independent Artists; iHeart Seeks Out New Lands in the Metaverse

HotDrop Debuts, the Underground App Powering Millions of Song Discovery Moments

Byta, CD Baby Debut the Digital Launch Academy; Netflix Drama About the Rise of Spotify Gets a Trailer; Inside the Music Royalty Boom

YouTube Paid $6B+ to Music Industry in 12 Months; Worldwide FM to Pause New Broadcasts From Next Month; David Bowie Photos Drop On OneOf NFT Platform

Elton John to Livestream Final U.S. Show on Disney+; Gaana Turns to Subscriptions; Beatroot Music’s Aric Kim Talks Playlists

How Blockchain Could Transform the Music Industry; Symphony Aims to be the Netflix of Classical Music

Spotify Looks to Audiobooks, Ticket Sales; Where are Australians Discovering New Music?; The White Buffalo Announces Global Streaming Event

Bowie on the Blockchain as NFT Sale Announced; Music Policy Think Tank Launched for Euro Cities; Reveel Raises Pre-Seed Funding

Voisey Dumped; SoundCloud CEO Talks Next Phase of Fan-Powered Royalties

Spotify Launches AI Music Tool; Pandora Debuts the 'Metalverse'; Asia Music Study: Streaming Thrives on Mobile, Mini-Subs

Why ‘Gen A’ is Consuming Music so Differently; DistroKid Launches a Free Spotify Canvas Generator; Music Publishers, Streaming Services Avoid Another Battle Royale

Soundstripe Attracts New Funding; Kate Bush’s Deal With Netflix; Josplay Launches Database for African Music

The Future of AI in Music is Now; Music in the Metaverse (4 New Startups); Jimi Hendrix In Maui’ Now Streaming In the UK Via Coda Collection

Mailchimp Powers New Björk Podcast; Bandcamp Fridays are Coming Back; Magroove App Promises to Reveal Your New Favorite Artist

Deezer Rolls Out ‘Zen by Deezer'; Apple Debuts ‘Platoon for Artists’ App; Charlie Daniels Band’s Very First ‘Volunteer Jam’ Has Been Unearthed

AmplifyLive Showcase a Solution That Will Transform the way Artists Earn

SiriusXM Bundles Stitcher Premium Into Platinum Plan; How Best to Spend the Fruits of the Music Streaming Boom?

iHeartMedia’s Latest Metaverse Move; Deezer Looks to Gen Z’; HIFI Labs Recruits for Web3 Artist Cohort Program

LANDR Debuts Music Creation Hub; SoundCloud Boss on the Company's Rebirth; Revelator's Guez on NFTs, Brands as Art Patrons

All Access Anonymous Welcomes The Largest Festivals In S.E.A To Their Network

Introducing LANDR Studio, the First All-In-One, High-Value Music Creation Hub

WarpSound Launches The Lab with Experiments for Music Play, Plus New Perks For WVRPS Holders

Spatial Announces ‘Spatial Studio 101,’ a Creator Curriculum for Immersive 3D-Sounds Design Tool…

Melon to Launch a Music World on Roblox; Inside the Business of Beatmaking; New Shazam Charts Launch in 17 Countries

Shazam Marks 20th Anniversary; In the Streaming Era, Substack Helps Indie Rockers Pay the Bills

OneOf Breaks New 'Phygital' NFT: Artists Exploiting Lax Metadata Protections; TikTok Goes on AI Music-Making Spree

Spotify and Samsung Expand Partnership; Bandsintown Launches Live-Music Marketing Tools; Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert to Stream Live From London

Winamp Revival Includes Platforms for Musicians, Fans; Streaming Boost for Olivia Newton-John’s Songs; DAX Expands Deal with SoundCloud

Coda Collection Launches in the UK via Amazon Prime Video; What's the Fairest Way to Pay Artists for Streaming Music?

The Metaverse is Already Here, on Spotify; Airtel Floats Wynk Studio to Monetize Indie Music; Kirby 30th Anniversary Music Festival to Stream Online

Deezer to Expand in Germany with RTL; Feed Media Group Triples Music Streams, Expands to Power New Apps; Spotify Launches ‘Top 5’ Feature for Kendrick Lamar Tunes

Feed Media Group Triples Music Streams in First Half of 2022, Expands to Power New Apps in Fitness…

Teens, TikTok, & Orchestral Music; Aitch Drops His First NFT Collection on LimeWire; Australians Flock to Olivia Newton-John’s Music, Movies

Aitch Drops His First NFT Collection with Real Life Perks on LimeWire

Spotify Adds to Soundtrap, Tests Direct Ticket Pre-Sales to Fans; FanTracks Acquires Jazzed; What is a Playlist, Actually?

'Old Music' on TikTok; Inside Spotify’s Recommender System; Reddit & Music Promotion

Streaming Farms & Emerging Artists; Meta and the Music Industry; RA Podcast Series of DJ Mixes Now on Apple Music.

Muse Launching Chart-Eligible NFT Album; Spotify Debuts New Campaign in Four Languages; Biopic Movies are Revolutionizing Music Catalog

AI Kicking Off a Paradigm Shift in Music; Guy Oseary Shifts to NFTs; Music Rights as an Asset Class

Crunch Digital Launches Beta Version of Tempo

Shopify Invests in Music Commerce App Single; Symphonic Distribution Buys Marketer; Billion-Dollar Fight Between Music Biz and DSPs

Spotify Debuts Separate Play and Shuffle Buttons; Soundstripe's New Mobile App; Mixlo Making Streaming Music More Local

TikTok Debuts Pre-Release Feature; Adds More Grateful Dead Titles; Snapchat Launches Sounds Creator Fund

VNUE Expands Into Key West Market with Soundstr Recognition Tech

Spotify Debuts the 'Friends Mix'; SiriusXM Adds 23,000 Subs; TikTok Focused on Spotify

Beatport Acquires LabelRadar; Fave Debuts Fan Verification System; Spotify Axes Car Thing; Stream Lollapalooza on Hulu This Weekend

Fave Debuts Fan Verification System

UK Regulator: Streaming Biz Working Well For Consumers; Facebook Launches ‘Music Revenue Sharing’; Audius Shifts Balance of Power

Music Streaming Revenue Hits High Note in Japan; Kobalt Removes Songs From Facebook, Instagram; Mandolin Expands Into Fan Analytics

Epic Games + Bandcamp = Creative Music Opps; Warner Music Adopts SoundCloud’s User-Centric Revenue Model

Make Peace with Metadata; Mandolin Debuts Fan Navigator; Spotify Adds More Artists to Blend Tool; Examining the Power of the Tik Tok’s Duet Feature

Mandolin Launches All-in-One Data Unification, Recommendation Platform

Stingray Signs Global Distribution Deal with LG to Launch FAST Channels, AVOD to LG Channels

SiriusXM Preps Tour; Stationhead's Music Streaming Experiences; Audius Adds Artist-Tipping; Fuji Rock Festival Streaming on YouTube, Free

groovemint Launches Music NFT Platform

Kate Bush Tune Tops 100M YouTube Views; Spotify’s Depraved, Hyper-Specific Playlists; Jaxsta, DistroKid Sign Data Partner Agreement

Music Streaming in a Web3 World; Looks at Music & Digital Fitness Apps; LimeWire Partners With Powerhouse Ibiza Nightclubs

New Book From Stellar CEO Focused on Digital Live Entertainment Study: Curated Music Increases Customer Retention and Session Times for Digital Fitness…

Midyear Music Report; Stationhead Raises New Funding; ‘Stranger Things’ Template for Turning Sync Into Streaming Hit

MIDiA: A New Era of Growth; Abbey Road Red Explores the Metaverse; Synchtank Looks at Digital Drivers of Growth

Authentic Artists Pushes the Boundaries of Metaverse Music Experiences Using Generative AI

Abbey Road Red Explores the Metaverse with XONE

Web3 & the Future of Music; DJ Mixes in the World of Streaming Music; Def Leppard Gets Pandora Award for Over 2.5 Billion Plays

Music to the Metaverse; That Syncing Feeling; Spotify Celebrates Country Music Streaming; Phish Summer Tour '22 Livestreams

Winamp Outlines Its Plans; The Future of Spotify; Netflix Launches Spatial Audio; The Kate Bush Revival & Listening Habits

UMG Signs Licensing Deal with Mdundo; Songtradr Boss Talks Music Licensing, Future Plans

Feed Media CEO on MaaS, Licensing Music; Post Malone Set for Meta's 'Horizon Block Party' VR Series; Queen + Adam Lambert Announce Streaming Event

LimeWire Re-Launches as NFT Marketplace; Twitch + Music Discovery; Dolby Atmos Now Available on QQ Music

Bruce Springsteen Debuts Live Archive Series; Rehegoo, Tuned Global Partner on New Service; beatBread's Peter Sinclair Talks Music, Projects

Morrison Hotel Gallery Paves the Way and Becomes the Source of Music History, Launching New Website

Backstreet Boys Livestream Pulls 45M Viewers; Napster to Launch Own Token on Algorand; Concert Roulette Expands to Include 1,000+ Videos of Live Concerts

Concert Roulette Expands to Include Over 1,000 Videos of Live Concerts

Tuned Global Founder Talks Web3; Earache Launches Digital Distribution Service; Track Club Becomes TikTok Sound Partner; Beatport Launches New Film Series

Track Club Becomes TikTok Sound Partner

SiriusXM App Goes Live on Comcast; BBC's Most-Viewed Glastonbury Sets; Chartmetric Expands Into Artist Branding Analytics

Future of Live Music in the Metaverse; Spin Magazine Eyes Streaming Channel; DistroKid Debuts DistroVid; Spotify Rolls Out 'Supergrouper'

anotherblock, the Transparent Music Royalty NFT, Reveals Genesis Drop in Collaboration with R3HAB…

TikTok, Warner Classics Releasing Album Together; New 24-Hour Elvis Streaming Channel Goes Live for Free

Harry Styles' Streaming Power; UMG's ‘Secret’ Sample Service; Mdundo Aims for 50m Users by 2025

Spotify Revamps In-App Concert Discovery; Fender, Meta Partner on VR Experience; UMG Expands Audiomack Deal

Spotify’s Head of Innovation Headlines Music Tectonics, the LA Area’s Own Music Technology…

Requiem for Microsoft Zune; Soundexchange Debuts Global Publisher Division; Audius: Making Music Artists Money

New Spotify Site Dedicated to K-Pop; T-Bone Burnett's Ionic Original Technology; Dolby Team-Up Promises More Immersive Car Audio

Feed Media Group and SweatWorks Announce Strategic Partnership

‘Running Up That Hill’ a Sales, Streaming Smash; Bob’s Burgers Video Recreates Dialogue Using Songs From Spotify Playlist; Elton John, Vodafone Team for AR Concert

IMB School, Global Companies Create a Bootcamp for Music Business Innovators

Amplify is Building a New Music Economy with Web3

Portishead Go Digital; Kate Bush Runs Up the Charts; LimeWire, Winamp, Napster Find New Life in Web3

LANDR Challenges Lets Fans Curate, Co-Own Tracks; TikTok as Record Label?; Qello Concerts to Livestream 56th Montreux Jazz Fest

LANDR Challenges Turn Fans Into A&R, Letting Them Curate and Co-Own Tracks

Reevaluating the CD at 40; Revelator Delivers Business Intelligence to Independents; Jaxsta Debuts New Subscription Product

Jaxsta Debuts Music, Entertainment Subscription Product

Revelator’s Data Pro to Deliver Business Intelligence for Independents

Spotify Not Ready for Price Hike; BandLab Hits 50M Users; Cherry Red Records Connects with Staccs

Spotify Acquires Sonantic; AI & the (Creative) Future of Music; Universal Inks Deal with Songclip

NFT Record Labels & the Future of Music; Hipgnosis CEO Lays Out Plans; Songtradr Buys Musicube; Future Looks Bright for VNUE

The Future Looks Bright for VNUE

Is Elon Musk Going to Save the Music Industry? New Linktree Marketplace; Boomplay Opens in Côte d'Ivoire

Spotify's Cannes Lions Lineup Includes Kendrick Lamar, Post Malone; So Your Song Went Viral on TikTok. What’s Next?

Tumblr in 2012; Music Licensing in Games; What Does Music Mean to the Marketer?

Music Fans, Artists Connect on Discord; Apple Music Playlist with 30,000+ Dolby Atmos Tracks

Don't Mess With Pink Floyd; Beatport, Ibiza Global Radio Partner for 2 Shows; SiriusXM Hosts Kenny Loggins, Christopher Cross Concert

Creem Returns With Website, Print Magazine; Marketing New Music (is Exhausting!); 5 Web3 Music Startups You Should Check Out

Adaptr Inks Deal with Songtrust; Spotify Debuts Music Career Advice Platform; Tuned Global, Gabb Wireless Launch Youth Streaming Service

Adaptr Inks Deal with Songtrust

Pink Floyd Makes TikTok Debut; Spotify's Clickable Call to Action Cards; Jonas Brothers Launch Smartphone Video Subscription Service on Scriber

VRJAM Announces First Artists to Join Platform, NFT Auction

Kate Bush Classic Hits No. 1 on iTunes; Sony Music Invests in; Big Numbers for Spotify's 'Fan Support' Links

Will Australian Music Fans Stay Engaged With Digital Experiences Post-Pandemic?; The Transformation from Music Venues to Online Music Streams

Music Metaverse (Almost) Ready to Conquer the World; Best Podcasts for Serious Music Lovers; Beatport Acquires LabelRadar

Woes of Being Addicted to Streaming Services; A New Spin on the Record Deal; Waze Now Supports Apple Music

Amp Sound Branding Shares Best Audio Brands 2022, Expands Index From 100 to 250 brands

Featurle is a New Music Artist Guessing Game

NFTs Shaping the Way Music Sounds; Dapper, RCRDSHP to Onboard Collectors to Music NFT Platform; HIFI Labs Rolls Out Web3 Music Tool

Dapper Integrates With RCRDSHP to Onboard Collectors to Music NFT Platform

New Music Streaming Service Debuts in Czechia; Lisa Loeb's New SiriusXM Show; Apple Should Reintroduce the iPod Classic

TikTok Has Changed Music; Amazon Music Unveils Gen Mex; Spotify ‘Blending’ Your Playlists with K-pop Stars

Tuned Global Strikes Deal with Reactional Music; PlaylistSupply Team Talks Spotify Playlists, Data; Rock Am Ring Germany to be Livestreamed

PlaylistSupply Team Chats About Spotify Playlists, Data, and Music Streaming

ImmerSphere Democratizes AR Access, Restores Creator Compensation, and Revolutionizes Virtual…

beatBread CEO Talks Funding for Musicians, Streaming; A World Without iPods; Music & NFTs: 4 Predictions

beatBread CEO Talks Funding for Musicians, Streaming, and the Music Business

LimeWire Strikes Deal With UMG; Harry Styles’ New York Concert to be Livestreamed; Gimme Radio Launches 'Airwaves'

A Decade Under Spotify's Streaming Influence; The New EMTV Video Platform; TuneCore Partners with Ayoba

Chainsmokers to Release NFTs That Offer a Cut of Music Royalties; FENIX360 Arrives for Artists, Creators; Spotify Tests NFT Feature for Artists

Hulu to Stream Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, ACL; Revelator Boss Talks NFTs; Moment House is Elevating Virtual Performances

Jammber Unveils Mozaic, a Radically Efficient Payment Platform for the Creator Economy

Gimme Radio Taps Super Hi-Fi’s Tech for Genre Expansion; Amazon Music Launches in Argentina; Napster Bought Again

Epidemic Sound Launches Search Tool; Spotify’s Car Thing Has Radio Listening in its Sights; iPod, iGone

The Rattle Launches Web3 Token Directly Investing in the Next Generation of Artists, Creative…

Can Tidal Stem the Tide of Hi-Res Challengers?; Is TikTok Morphing Into a Record Company?; How the Wordle for Music App Impacts Music

Coldplay Launch App for New Tour; ChartMetric's Data Analysis Plans; DistroKid Tests Music Video Distribution Service

Qobuz Expands Into Latin America, Portugal; Spotify to Discontinue Stations App; UnitedMasters Debuts Beat Marketplace

Spotify to Discontinue Stations App

Spotify Dances to the Open Source Beat; Verifi Media's New Data Alliance; Sonos to Introduce its Own Voice Assistant

Beatopia Debuts as a Subscription Service for Exclusive Beats

Spotify Sets Up on Roblox; SoundCloud Acquires Musiio; LANDR Launches New Mastering API for Creator Tools Platforms, Apps

LANDR Launches New Mastering API for Creator Tools Platforms and Apps

Roku Adds Apple Music to Streaming Platforms; Is Google Working on a Spatial Audio Equivalent; InternetFM tvOS 1.0 Now Available

InternetFM Releases tvOS for AppleTV

Dolby Atmos is Revolutionizing Everything We Listen to; Bandsintown’s Technology Builds Community Between Artists, Fans

Snap Teams With Live Nation; Believe Renews With NetEase, Tencent; RCRDSHP Creates Artist, Label-Centered Storefronts

RCRDSHP Creates Artist and Label-Centered Storefronts

Spotify’s Subscribers Rise to 182M; Techstars Music Names New Startup Class; T Bone Burnett Unveils New Analogue Disc Format

YouTube to Live Stream Stagecoach; Digital Avatars & the Future of Live Music; SoundCloud Marks 1-yr of Fan-Powered Royalties

Spotify Building a Tips Economy for Artists; Deadmau5, Steve Aoki in for LimeWire 2.0; Splice Partners with Boomplay

Artists Can Combine NFTs, Music to Grow Brands; Is Cloud Streaming a Viable Option for DJs?

TikTok Ventures Deeper Into Music With Sound-Editing App; Veeps Reveals New Apps, Concerts; TIDAL Connect Siri

SiriusXM Launches Holy Culture Radio

JackTrip Sends Sound at the Speed of Light

Apple Music Launches New DJ Mixes in Spatial Audio; ByteDance Launches New Music Streaming App; A Netflix Effect on Music Streaming?

Beatport and Microsoft Surface Announce Educational Programming at IMS Ibiza

Deezer Going Public; Stem Raises $20M; Songtrust President Talks Music Publishing, Creator Economy

Pandora Launches 'Country Grit' Station; Merlin Strikes Deal with FLO; Blockchain & the Future of Music Royalties

Pandora Launches Country Grit

Tuned Global Setting Sights on Web3; Pool Party Labs to Help Musicians Create NFTs

Volumio CEO Talks Digital Streaming, Music Tech; Veeps Launches Mobile, TV Apps; Luminary Gets Into Exclusive Album Game

Who are; PeerTracks Connects with Sony’s 360 Reality Audio; Coachella Returns with YouTube, Snapchat

Volumio CEO Talks Digital Streaming, Audiophiles, Music Tech, and More

SyncFloor Partners with Global Fitness and Media Company Physique 57

PeerTracks Presents 360 Reality Audio Streaming Application

Spotify Adds Live Audio Programs; 5 Predictions on Music Streaming; Diddy Joins Proto; Deezer Adds In-App Lyrics Translation

Birdland, Flymachine Partner for Streaming of Shows; Warner Expands Into Bollywood Music With Jjust Music; Fandiem Trio Talk Fan-Powered Fundraising

LimeWire’s Return, Web3 & New Anti-Piracy Solutions; Audiomack CMO Dave Ponte’s Plan to Grow the Pie for Artists

Mixlo Music App Focused on Local Artists, Fans; Before Radio Goes Meta, It Betta Get Betta; RCRDSHP Debuts Value-Boosting SOUND Token

RCRDSHP Introduces Value-Boosting SOUND Token

The Changing Role of a Music Distributor; The Future of Music Consumption is (Re)Creation; Amazon Music’s Prices Going Up for Prime Members

Fave Announces Fan Badges to Celebrate the Upcoming Las Vegas BTS Extravaganza

NFTs & Web3: New Tools for Artists, Musicians; The Story of AfroCharts; TikTok’s Fingerprints Were All Over the Grammys

VNUE Announces Most Advanced Version of Soundstr Platform Yet

Spotify Tests Way to Promote Popular User-Created Playlists; INXS' 'Kick' Celebrates 35 Years With New Immersive Audio Edition

Spotify Wants to Beat YouTube at Audio; Instagram Adds Music Clips to Direct Messaging Feature

Amazon Can Win the Music Streaming Wars; Are Super-Short Songs About to Take Off on Spotify?; Trebel Raising $25M

Spotify Blend, Now with Up to 10 People, Artists; Red Hot Chili Peppers on SiriusXM Channel; J. Cole Partners With Amazon Music

Steve Aoki Talks Business of Music; Cider is a New App for Apple Music; Dreaming of a Spotify/Twitter Hybrid App

Hype Machine Founder Explores Web3, NFTs; Spotify Testing a Revitalized Car Mode

Diplo Joins Nas With NFT Drop on Royal; SoundExchange Hits $9B Milestone; Adele’s ‘Rolling in the Deep’ Music Video Hits 2B YouTube Views

Keith Richards Debuts Previously Unreleased Live Album in 360 Reality Audio

SoundExchange Hits $9B Milestone, Completes 150th Royalty Distribution

Spotify Paid Out $7B to the Music Industry in 2021; Styngr Partners with WMG; What's the Value of Unbundled Music?

Snoop’s NFTs Showcase a Benefit for Musicians, Risk for Fans; Shazam Also a Concert Discovery Platform; Spotify Rebranding Clubhouse Clone

Tencent Music at 76.2M Paying Online Music Users; Roblox Secures 24kGoldn for Next Virtual Show; 6 Apps Every Touring Musician Needs

Music Companies & the Next Revenue Boom; U2 Scripted Series at Netflix; Warner Acquires Qanawat Music

DiMA Boss on New Streaming Models; Revelator CEO Talks DSPs, Web3; Spotify Celebrates 10 Years in Germany

Spotify May Add Blockchain, NFTs; Joni Mitchell Gets a SiriusXM Channel; 6 Innovative Women Leading Music Tech

Chapel Acquires; Spotify Partners with FC Barcelona; Melos Studio to Pilot Web3-Content Discovery Mechanism

Kasabian’s Ian Matthews’ Web3 Business Buys Music Smartlinking Startup

Trebel Looks to Expand; SIKI Using NFTs to Build a Better Streaming Economy for Artists; Spotify Adds Access Controls to Collaborative Playlists

TuneCore Strikes Partnership with Douyin; Tuned Global, Musiio Team Up; Anghami Launches New Brand Identity

Is Streaming Music Killing the Wedding DJ?; AEG, Autograph Partner for Live Event NFTs; Band of Horses Surpass 1B Streams on Pandora Radio Launches on SiriusXM; INXS Music Boost via 'Euphoria'; Music Streaming in Kenya

TikTok Debuts Music Distribution Platform; LimeWire is Back... as an NFT Marketplace; Inside Spotify’s Recommender System

LimeWire Returns as Digital Collectibles Marketplace

Amazon Launches Live Audio App; Early Music Television Debuts; The State of Music DAOs

DiMA’s All-Female Board of Directors and Female Staff Celebrate International Women’s Day

Veteran Media Industry Innovator Jeffrey Yapp Joins eResonate

Epic Games, Bandcamp, & Fandom for the ‘Me’ Generation; BandLab Launches SongStarter

BandLab Launches SongStarter, an AI-Powered Tool Built to Fix Musical Writer’s Block

A Decade Under Spotify's Streaming Influence; Web3 & the Future of Music; Bandcamp's Sale to Epic Games & the Artists

Google's Big Audio Plans; Sting Stars in BBC Radio Series; Why Nintendo Doesn't Release Gaming Soundtracks in the West

RCRDSHP Pays Artists, Creatives More Than $600,000 in Six Months

Epic Games Acquiring Bandcamp; Minm Focused on Indie Artists; Sony, UMG Team on Snowcrash NFT Platform

Dolly Parton to Livestream SXSW Show on the Blockchain; Tamago Debuts; TikTok Made ‘Encanto’ the 1st Disney Hit of the Streaming Age

Dolly Parton to Livestream First-Ever SXSW Performance on the Blockchain

Track Club Unveils Infinite Song Customization for Every Track

AmazeVR, Megan Thee Stallion Announce VR Concert Tour; DiMA CEO Extended; Beatles '1' Album Remastered for Apple Music Spatial Audio

AmazeVR, Megan Thee Stallion Announce ‘Enter Thee Hottieverse’

Major Streaming Services Renew DiMA CEO Garrett Levin For Three Years

The Race to Hire Web3 Talent; AudioShake Debuts AudioShake Indie; Mirchi Launches Internationally

Warner Music, BlackRock Invest $750M in Influence Media; Gamification of the Music Industry Has Begun

Stingray Partners with TikTok; Watcha Gets Into Music Streaming; WMG Strikes Deal with Splinterlands

Stingray Partners with TikTok to bring TikTok Radio to Millions of Households Across Canada, U.S.

Family in Music Debut New Tools for Music Creators; Is Blockchain the Future of Entertainment?; Spotify’s Car Thing Now on Sale in US

Warner Music ... in the Metaverse; Soundrop, TIDAL Partner to Expand Distribution; Music Streaming: Shapes & Futures

Soundrop Partners with TIDAL to Expand Distribution

Kanye's 'Donda 2' Only on Stem Player; Tuma Basa Talks YouTube, Technology, Music Biz; Relaunches Livestreaming Platform

Spotify, Complex Networks Strike Deal for Live Audio Programming; RCRDSHP Studio Debuts; Death Row to be NFT Label

Is Metaverse the Future of the Music Industry?; Audiomack Now Has Analytics App; AR Music App Encore Launches

DJ Mixes in the World of Streaming Music; Myx Looks to Reshape Music Distribution with Blockchain

A New Spotify Subscription Tier?; Brands, Music Licensing Across the Metaverse; New Amazon Music Podcast with TikTok Star Holly H

Mdundo Looks to More Telco Partnerships; Bandcamp Updates Mobile App; A Boost for Janet Jackson Music Streams

Qobuz Celebrates 3 Years in the U.S.; Sting Sells Tunes to Universal Music Publishing; ‘Apple Classical’ Name Makes Appearance

CD Baby Pro Publishing Crosses the 2-Million Song Mark

Qobuz Celebrates Three Years in the U.S.

Adobe Premier Pro Now Uses AI to Fit Music to Your Videos; Sydney’s Forbes Street Studios Introduces Dolby Atmos; Apple Buys Startup That Makes Music with AI

Africa’s Music Streaming Wars; Linktree Connects with Bandsintown, Audiomack, SoundCloud; SyncFloor Celebrates 100th Partner

SyncFloor Celebrates its 100th Partner

Linktree Boosts Value for Artists, Fans in Partnerships with Bandsintown, Audiomack, SoundCloud…

When Radio Was Cool; Mdundo Records 4M New Users; Four Tet's Albums Return to Streaming Services

Empowering New Music Creators; The Power of Bandcamp in Jazz; Iconoclast Nabs Robbie Robertson’s Rights

Silk Sonic Join Fortnite in Deal with Atlantic Records; ‘Franken FMs’ on the Rise; Clio Music Announces 2022 Jury, Live Event

Clio Music Announces 2022 Jury and Live Event

How NFTs Could Define the Future of Music; Stax Museum Offering Virtual Events for Black History Month

Rivers Cuomo Opens Weezify; SiriusXM Debuts AudioID; Verifi Media Launches Data Initiative

Beatles’ Rooftop Show Makes Streaming Debut; Music Tech Works Co-Founder Talks Music Licensing; OneOf, WMG Strike Partnership

Bandcamp Opens Concert-Streaming Service; Julian Lennon’s Beatles Memorabilia Debuts in NFT Auction; Ludovico Einaudi Goes Viral on TikTok

Music Tech Works Co-Founder Talks Music Licensing, Copyright, Data and Streaming

Steve Aoki Launches Metaverse, NFT Platform; Spotify for Artists Launches New Microsite; Universal Expands Deal with Twitch, Amazon Music

Stripe Teams With Spotify; Montreux Jazz Festival Connects with TikTok; Deezer Deal to Reach Global TV Audience

InternetFM CEO Talks Radio Streaming; Beggars Group Signs Deal to License Adaptr Platform; Cyndi Lauper Classic Tops 1B YouTube Views

InternetFM’s Steven Leventhal Talks Internet Radio, Music Streaming, and Connecting with the…

Working on the Chain Gang; Bandwidth on the Run; WMG Acquires Africori; New Nirvana NFTs

Spotify App Gets a Refresh; Warner Music Backs New NFT Project; Songfinch Partners With School of Rock

Songfinch Partners With School of Rock to Bring More Paid Opportunities to Professional Musicians

Why is U.S. Radio Sitting Out the Audio Renaissance?; Utopia Acquires Proper Music Group; Patti Smith, Substack Partner for Livestream Event

Songtrust Announces New Executive Hires, Promotions

iHeartMedia Looks to the Metaverse; Streaming Music Subs Up 26%; New IAFAR Podcast Focused on Registration Deadlines

YouTube Music Now Leading Streaming Platform in Korea; Algorithms are the New Music Tastemakers — For Now

Pimco Turns Attention to Music Rights; Sharing in the Streaming Boom; The HiFi Dilemma

Do NFTs Matter for Classical Music?; SiriusXM Acquires Cloud Cover Media; DjookyX Completes First Auction

Music Biz Looks for Subscription Boost in China; AI in Music is Here to Stay

deadmau5's Team Talks NFTs; Anthem App TikTokifies Your Spotify Experience; Apple Music Launches New Fitness DJ Mix Series

Qobuz Taps Wayne Coyne as Artist-Approved Sound Spokesperson; AmazeVR Adds $15M to Forge the Future of VR Concerts

Spotify HiFi Delayed Indefinitely; Primephonic Features Coming to Apple Music; Major Label Revenue Surged in 2021

Inside Spotify's Audio Revolution; Dolly Parton Passes 3B Global Streams; Stingray Expands Retail Media Network

Nas Sells 2 Songs as NFTs on DJ 3LAU's Royal Platform; David Bowie's Later Albums Remixed in 360 Reality Audio

8 Ways to Discover New Music in 2022; Anghami Steps Up Voice Efforts with Latest Alexa Skills

UK Music Consumption Up; What Spotify, Apple Can Learn From Chinese Podcasting Apps; Audio Predictions for 2022

Big Bucks for David Bowie Catalog; Symphonic Distribution Adds New Funding

Concerts in the Metaverse; Spotify Has Tried Being Netflix - Now It Wants to be YouTube