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The MP3 has been declared dead by its original creators

The internet is filled with people claiming things are dead, be it disco, rock and roll, or Britney Spears. When the creator of a particular thing makes that claim, however, it might be time to listen. 231 more words


Some Apple Music Free Trial Users Charged Fee for Access

Apple Music’s free trial isn’t free any longer for some testers.

The iPhone maker has started charging customers in Australia, Spain, and Switzerland to access Apple Music for three months, Apple-tracking site AppleInsider is… 198 more words


Music Streaming | The Week in Review

In case you missed all the great music streaming news we featured this week, here’s our Platform & Stream Week In Review for May 15 – May 19. 90 more words


If Only Artists and Managers Had Listened To Us : Spotify Per Stream Rates Keep Dropping

We hate to say we told ya so, but… Below is our post from September 2015. Two years ago we predicted the inevitable truth of the all you can eat Spotify subcription model. 305 more words

The Future Of Music

Apple Exec Calls for Restrictions on Free Music Streaming

Apple executive and music industry veteran Jimmy Iovine is not a fan of free music streaming.

Speaking to Music Business Worldwide in an interview published this week, Iovine said that paid music streaming like his own company’s Apple Music is stymied in part by free music streaming services. 454 more words


SiriusXM in talks to acquire Pandora

In a brief report, CNBC says SiriusXM is in talks to acquire Pandora, according to sources.

“The two companies, while talking, remain in disagreement on value, sources said. 137 more words


Clever Spotify Codes!

Spotify have added a new feature to their apps and I’m really excited about it. ¬†Whilst playing a song you can generate a barcode on an image and when you share that image with a friend they can automatically play the song. 100 more words