Kashcoin launched as a new music industry cryptocurrency. Also, The first Top 10 music countdown radio show based on music discovery service Shazam debuted in… Read more »
Sony Music’s New Streaming Strategy, Spotify Paid Subscribers and Paul McCartney Publishing Rights, March 22, 2016
Sony Music said it is testing a new release strategy to help adapt to the continued shift to streaming music. And Spotify hit 30 million… Read more »
Spotify released a new music discovery app. Also, Billboard outlined how independent labels are tapping into streaming playlists to help them market artists. And the… Read more »
Music industry trade unions backed Universal’s EMI purchase, Sony revealed plans for massive EMI lay-offs post sale, and Sir Tim Berners-Lee criticized the music business for its anti-piracy initiatives.