Posts By: Chris Calabrese

Daily News Highlights: Friday, July 1st, 2016


Apple in Talks to Acquire Jay Z’s Tidal: Report YouTube’s Chief Product Officer Makes the Case for a ‘Value Shift’ Towards Music: Op-Ed Brooklyn Brewery launches label venture with The Graveltones Justice Department Won’t Alter Music Industry Royalty Rules – The New York Times Lionsgate is buying Starz for $4.4 billion

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, June 30th, 2016


Facebook Tweaked It’s Feed Formula Again, And It’s Not Good News For Musicians, Music Marketers Spotify Says Apple Wants ‘To Squash Competition in Music’ Fresh Off a Big Funding Round, Musical.ly Signs Its First Major Label Deal with Warner Music Department Of Justice To Deny Consent Decree Amendment

Daily News Highlights: Wednesday, June 29th, 2016


Apple granted patent for system to block music fans from filming live shows Live.ly shoots to the top of the App Store Roc Nation Partners With Warner/Chappell to Launch Nashville Division: Exclusive How Apple Hopes to Win the Streaming War Indian and Turkish Music Channels Ride High on YouTube Chart

Daily News Highlights: Tuesday, June 28th, 2016


Facebook rolls out Slideshow movie-maker to compete with Google and Apple Google Licenses LyricFind for Search Results Judge approves Happy Birthday settlement, basically making the song public domain in US European Commission set to rule on the Sony/ATV deal in August

Daily News Highlights: Monday, June 27th, 2016


Brexit: What’s Next for the UK Live Music Industry? Why Brexit Might Actually Be Good For The Music Business Two Guvera subsidiaries placed into voluntary administration Uber and Pandora to bring (more) music to rides Apple Music integration, public groups and larger emojis are coming to WhatsApp Oscar Race at the 2016 Halfway Mark: Diversity… Read more »