Posts By: Chris Calabrese

Daily News Highlights: Wednesday, June 13, 2016

YouTube’s Payment Rate to Labels Halved in 2015, Analyst Finds Here comes 5G Spotify take on Beats 1 with artist hosted radio shows featuring James Blake, Jean-Michel Jarre, and many others You’ll soon be able to share Google Play apps, music and movies with up to 6 people ABC is creating dozens of free, digital-only… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

British Music Business Launches Industrywide Survey to Address Diversity Problem Vast Majority Join Royalties Settlement Between Spotify and Publishing Group Music startup Crowdmix is going into administration Gotta Stream ‘Em All: Pokémon Go Craze Spreads to Spotify Radar Awards nominees announced

Daily News Highlights: Monday, July 11th, 2016

YouTube Leads Music Consumption While Piracy Dips, According to U.K. Government Survey Concerns Loom Over U.K. Music Business’ Future in Wake of Brexit Vote Facebook explains censorship policy for Live video Audio streaming surges 79.5% year-on-year; overall consumption up 5%

Daily News Highlights: Friday, July 8th, 2016

Spotify’s latest feature is an ‘out of office’ playlist for email Apple Music Must Keep Listeners Interested to Keep Up With Spotify, says Cowen Fullscreen Comes to TV: DirecTV, AT&T to Offer Sampling of Original Series Russian ticket fraudster sentenced to at least four years in American jail

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, July 7th, 2016

U.S. Record Industry Sees Album Sales Sink to Historic Lows (Again) — But People Are Listening More Than Ever Indie Bands Could be Hit Hardest by Brexit Deezer “Changing the Face of Music Curation” with Channels Snapchat introduces Memories: a searchable, shareable archive of your snaps Madison Square Garden Co. Takes Controlling Stake in Boston… Read more »