Posts By: Chris Calabrese

Daily News Highlights: Friday, January 6th, 2016


British Retail Group Points to Music as Entertainment’s Fastest-Growing Sector Apple is happy to have a business that’s growing: The App Store All Three Major Labels, Pandora and RIAA Announce Support for Hi-Res Audio Streaming WhatsApp is banned by the most number of countries, but Facebook users drew the most arrests

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, January 5th, 2017


SESAC ACQUIRED BY INVESTMENT GIANT THE BLACKSTONE GROUP iHeartRadio Looks to Win Over Radio Devotees With Official Launch of Streaming Services Vine will shut down for good this month STREAMING PUMPS £419M INTO UK’S GROWING RECORDED MUSIC BUSINESS Facebook adds automatic subtitling for Page videos

Daily News Highlights: Wednesday, January 4th, 2016


INDEPENDENT LABELS CLAIMED 35% MARKET SHARE IN THE US LAST YEAR… BY OWNERSHIP SPOTIFY-BACKED SURVEY PREDICTS STREAMING ADS BOOM Facebook is building a content ID system to take down copyrighted music ASCAP and Radio Group’s 5-Year Pact Doesn’t Address the Elephant in the Room