Posts By: Chris Calabrese

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, January 12th, 2017

YouTube improves video discovery by highlighting new talent on a weekly basis SONY BOUGHT MINISTRY OF SOUND FOR £67M, CENTURY MEDIA FOR £12M Music’s Weird Casette Tape Revival Is Paying Off BRITISH ISPS TO SEND OUT PIRACY WARNING LETTERS Sacem and IBM team up to form new online music copyright platform Facebook Launches Program to… Read more »

Welcome, Antone!

Introducing Antone DeSantis, Manager, Sales & Retail Marketing Greetings and happy new year! My name is Antone (sounds like Ann-Tone) DeSantis. I was born, raised and spent most of my life in Brooklyn before it became the hipster capital of the world. I escaped and moved to the far west side of midtown Manhattan residing in… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Wednesday, January 11th, 2016

Why Unreleased Marvin Gaye, Supremes, Beach Boys Tracks Are Suddenly Appearing: EU Copyright Law Instagram found a new place to show you ads: Inside its Stories feature Gun Violence in PG-13 Movies Continues Rise Past R-Rated Films Norway Shutting Down National FM Radio Broadcasts in Switch to Digital WhatsApp for Android now lets you search… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Tuesday, January 10th, 2016

UK Vinyl Sales in 2016 Hit Highest Level Since 1991 Upper reaches of music industry ‘a man’s world’, diversity study finds Amid Political Change, A World Music Festival Reaffirms Its Mission Spotify Targets Barack Obama With ‘President of Playlists’ Job Posting STUBHUB TO MOVE BEYOND TICKETING

Daily News Highlights: Monday, January 9th, 2016

2017 Streaming Wars: Will Spotify, Apple Music or Amazon Dominate? The IndieWire 2016-17 Awards Season Winners Guide Facebook is going to start showing ads in the middle of its videos and sharing the money with publishers UK indie acts receive additional £250K boost for overseas promo and touring