Tagged: live show ticketing
Streaming Music Income, Songkick and Shazam Merger and BMI Consent Decree Appeal News, November 15, 2016
Artists discussed the paradox of streaming at the Web Summit. Also, Songkick announced it is merging with Shazam. And the Department of Justice appealed the… Read more »
Music Rights Awareness, Second-Party Ticketing Scams and Apple Music Growth News, September 13, 2016
Three songwriters launched an organization to educate artists on their rights. Also, the Pixies fought back against second-party ticketing scams. And Apple Music hit 70… Read more »
Spotify added a live show feature as well as a new charts website for artists. Also, Vevo updated its iPhone app to include new music… Read more »
Amazon started selling tickets to live music events without additional booking fees. And a new study showed that Facebook ads with fan targeting are a… Read more »
Fresh data indicated that superstar artists are already commanding high prices for tickets to big 2015 summer tour shows. And the co-founder of Platformz shared… Read more »
Music industry analysts discussed music monetization, the UK announced a trade mission with India to explore its booming music market, and major live music companies partnered with LivingSocial and Groupon to sell fan experiences.
The Alliance of Artists & Recording Companies (AARC) sued Ford Motor and General Motors for copyright law breach, the Department of Justice continued to review radio broadcasting royalty rates, and Billboard looked at Live Nation’s success.