Posts By: Mollie Brown

Daily News Highlights: Monday, January 6th, 2014


Digital Music Sales Decrease for First Time in 2013 iHeartRadio Expands Automotive Availability Record Companies’ Lawsuit Against Vimeo Heads Towards Appellate Showdown What to Expect at CES 2014: 4K Streaming, Wearables, Connected Home Whyd, the Music Streaming Social Network, Launches Publicly

Daily News Highlights: Friday, January 3rd, 2014


Midem Announces Finalists for Annual Midemlab Competition Ford to Offer Free SYNC AppLink Upgrade to Current Owners This Year Warner Submits Settlement for Digital Royalty Lawsuit Gracenote Wants to Take on iRadio and Pandora with New Radio API

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, January 2nd, 2014


The Music Biz in 2013: In Flux, Disruptors Disrupted U.K. 2013 Albums Sales Drop as Streaming, Singles Spike Facebook ‘Less Cool,’ But Still Popular With Teens, Others in the U.S. Internet Streaming Won’t Save Music – the Industry Still Relies on Hits Hypedmusic Shuts Down After Receiving Cease and Desist Notices from RIAA

Daily News Highlights: Friday, December 20th, 2013


Can musicians survive on streaming income? [VIDEO via CNN] More people want digital music for Christmas, survey finds Shazam adds automatic music and TV show recognition to its iPhone app Spotify report hails “encouraging” UK advertising recovery Can’t Buy Me ‘Likes’

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, December 19th, 2013


Johnny Marr on Spotify: ‘I can’t think of anything more opposite to punk rock’  Pandora Faces Setback As Judge Rules Blanket License Doesn’t Include Songs of Publishers Leaving BMI Wreath Lectures 2013: Why You Shouldn’t Feel Guilty for Using Spotify