Posts By: Chris Calabrese

Daily News Highlights: Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

Slipping discs: music streaming revenues of $6.6bn surpass CD sales Snapchat is redesigning its redesign to get people watching more Stories Apple Plans for Nashville Expansion as Jay Liepis Moves to Music City Twitter turned a profit again last quarter, and added more new users than Wall Street expected

Daily News Highlights: Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

Facebook reveals 25 pages of takedown rules for hate speech and more As Vinyl Surges, a Boutique Pressing Plant Helps Smaller Indies Get an In YouTube releases its first report about how it handles flagged videos and policy violations Live Nation Announces $20 All-In Tickets for ‘National Concert Week’ Deezer updates Flow with multiple playlists,… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Monday, April 23rd, 2018

Music industry pays tribute to Avicii John Prine logs his highest-charting album ever Spotify partners with Live Nation to expand Who We Be Live TheWaveVR Raises $6 Million Series A Round to Bring Social, Interactive VR Music Experiences to the Masses

Daily News Highlights: Friday, April 20th, 2018

Jorja Smith announces debut album Lost & Found AIM Partners With Muso to Help Indie Artists Sink Pirates Snap is putting ads that actually look like ads into the Snapchat camera Inventor of the Inclusion Rider Discusses Why the Initiative Is Necessary at Panel

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Amazon now has 100m paid Prime members globally Independent festivals commit to ban single-use plastics by 2021 GLOBAL RECORDED MUSIC INDUSTRY REVENUES TOPPED $17BN IN 2017 – AND INDEPENDENT ARTISTS GENERATED $472M OF IT Kendrick Lamar’s Pulitzer Prize sparks lively — and at times snobby — conversations on the aesthetics of music