Posts By: Mary Elizabeth Adams

Daily News Highlights: February 11th, 2014


Shazam Poised to Raise $20 Million in New Funding at a $500 Million Valuation Capitol Music Group Names Geoff Harris as New CFO Millennials More Likely to Browse, Make Impulse Buys 11th Annual Tribeca All Access Program Announces 10 New Projects to Receive $150,000 Filmmakers Will Connect with Investors via New Online Film Financing Company… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Monday, February 10th, 2014


Check Out SXSW 2014 Accelerator’s 6 Music Tech Finalists BMG to Buy Talpa Music 5 Reasons SoundCloud With Major Label Music Could Be Amazing Artist and Manager Awards 2014 confirmed, Spotify returns as sponsor Skinny Puppy on Invoicing the U.S. Government: ‘I’m Sure BMI and ASCAP Would Like to Know’

Freeloader Friday: The Glitch Mob, Sam Roberts Band, Fanfarlo, Naomi Pilgrim, Neil Davidge, The Shrine, Damaged Bug, Within Temptation and Drowners


Oh my god. Do we love you, or what? You know we do, so let’s get your Friday Freeloader Funday on with these marvelous bundles of joy. If you’re recovering from last night’s Thirsty Thursday specials, The Glitch Mob’s pulsating new album Love Death Immortality will get you right back on your feet. The sophomore… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Friday, February 7th, 2014


Google Pushes YouTube To Top Of New Music Search Results Italian, French Music Revenues Up for First Time in Over 10 Years Rdio and Shazam Integration Goes International, Leaves Spotify In The Dust Video ad startup Vungle raises $17M from Google, AOL, & others Beats Music Rolls Out Commerce Via Topspin

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, February 6th, 2014


Why This Venture Capitalist Is Optimistic About the Music Business New Recordings Made the Old-Fashioned Way Warner cuts losses in fiscal Q1, revenues up YoY Amazon Says Its Pilot System Is Working, but What About Binge Viewing? Twitter passes 241m monthly active users, 184m mobile users, and sees 75% of advertising revenue from mobile