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THE THREE ERAS OF PAID STREAMING

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Guest post by: Mark Mulligan of MIDIA Streaming has driven such a revenue renaissance within the major record labels that the financial markets are now falling over themselves to work out where they can invest in the market, and indeed whether they should. For large financial institutions, there are not many companies that are big enough to […]

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New Analysis Calculates, Compares Per Stream Payouts From Major Streaming Platforms

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(Via Hypebot) – Data crunchers Information Is Beautiful caused a stir last year when they waded through data from indie artists to determine the indeterminable – what streaming services actually pay per stream. Now, they’re back with an updated and eye-opening analysis. Trying to figure out exactly how much a streaming service pays per stream is […]

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An Evolved Music Industry Is Finally Embracing The Value Of Meaningful Relationships

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Stephen Love explains the motivation behind the creation of Socially Driven Music, a reinvention of the global music industry, and how it works to combine evolving technology and social relationships within the music business.   __________________________ Guest post by Stephen Love of Socially Driven Music Everyone loves music. Most people have felt the emotion and visceral reaction to […]

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Music Pushes to Innovate Beyond Streaming, But Investors Play It Safe: Analysis

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Guest Post By Cherie Hu | July 24, 2017 11:58 AM EDT Getty Images Taking a look at the gap between music accelerators and venture capitalists in 2017. If you’re confused about how exactly music tech is doing in 2017, I don’t blame you. On one hand, some previously dominant music-tech stars are falling prey to money […]

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Pandora has three numbers that should be music to your ears: $40 million, 76 million and 1 billion.

Guest post by Pandora’s Glenn Peoples on Medium Artist Marketing Platform is the best artist tool of any streaming service. Period. Wait, remove that period. Pandora just announced some new features. There’s no such thing as a free lunch, goes the saying, but it doesn’t always apply to a streaming service’s artist tools. Just as Pandora rolled […]

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‘Great Step Forward’: Industry Reacts as Congress Seeks to Fix Copyright Law Benefiting SiriusXM

(Billboard) BY STEVE KNOPPER: For the last several years, the music business has been unified over one thing: SiriusXM and other digital-radio services must pay royalties for recordings made before 1972. So, record executives are thrilled about new bipartisan legislation, introduced in Congress late Wednesday, that would “provide federal protection to the digital audio transmission […]

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