THERE IS STILL ACTIVE INTEREST IN ACQUIRING PLEDGEMUSIC

The sale of PledgeMusic is still an active possibility, multiple sources tell Hypebot. Several people with direct knowledge of the...

SIRIUSXM LAUNCHES LOW COST STREAMING ONLY PLAN

SiriusXM has added an "Essential" subscription streaming only plan, making its multi-channel service available on mobile, tablet, desktop...

 
 
 

EVENTBRITE EXPANDS IT'S USEFUL APP MARKETPLACE

Indie ticketer Eventbrite has relaunched its Spectrum app store as the Eventbrite App Marketplace with 100+ vetted apps to help save...

UTILIZING VIDEO TO PROMOTE YOUR MUSIC

With so many options available for promoting your music, it can be overwhelming to try and figure out which one is best for you, but...

 
 
 

SPRINGTIME MEANS NEW SNAPCHAT FEATURES

Buckle up Snapchatters! Everyone's favorite now-you-see-it, now-you-don't platform is rolling out a host of new features this spring,...

WOODSTOCK 50 CONCERT TICKET ON-SALE POSTPONED

The ticket on sale date for the Woodstock 50 concert in Walkens Glen, N.Y., has been postponed from it the original date of April 22nd....

 
 
 

STUNNING WARNER MUSIC DEFEAT VS MADONNA 'VOGUE' CO-WRITER

A Manhattan federal appeals court has found that Warner Music Group is guilty of wrongfully withholding royalties from the co-writer...

WORLD'S MOST POPULAR WEBSITES

While we think of quite a few websites as 'popular,' an actual look at the internet's favorite sites reveals just how few really come...

 
 
 

SINGING WAITRESS GOES VIRAL, INDUSTRY TAKES NOTICE

A viral video of a waitress singing at an Ohio restaurant has captured the attention of Missy Elliott, Ginuwine and Snoop Dogg, with...

1 MISTAKE IN MODERN MUSIC MARKETING AND HOW TO AVOID IT

The most common mistake in modern music marketing is both frustrating to fans and deprives artists of precious plays. It is also very...

 
 
 

AM BRIEF: KAYNE, JUSTIN COACHELLA WEEK 2 • EVENTBRITE EXPANDS APPS • BTS BREAKS NEW RECORDS • MORE

MONDAY 4.22.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab

THIS WEEK IN MUSIC COMMENTARY

This week in music commentary, industry insiders weighed in why music and tech shall forever be intertwined, the importance of not...

 
 
 

GETTING IT DONE: THE WEEK IN D.I.Y. AND INDIE MUSIC

We have a plethora of tips for independent and DIY artists this week, as we offer advice on accessible and affordable marketing, provide...

MUSIC THINK TANK WEEKLY RECAP: SONGWRITING • UK FESTIVAL • THE BUSINESS OF SYNC, MUSIC SUPERVISION • MORE

This week on MusicThinkTank, contributors shared articles on some unconventional tips for writing music, how the UK festival scene...

 
 
 

TOP POSTS: THIS WEEK'S MOST READ POSTS

This week readers went wild over Festify, Amazon launched a free ad supported music service, Live Nation Urban announced a series of...

REWIND: THE NEW MUSIC INDUSTRY'S WEEK IN REVIEW

In this flip back through the past week's music industry news, we revisit the play gap in men's vs. women's performance on the charts,...

 
 
 

AMAZON, YOUTUBE JUST LAUNCHED FREE MUSIC SERVICES BUT NEITHER IS A 'SPOTIFY KILLER'

Amazon and YouTube each just launched free music streaming services. Like Spotify's free tier, both offer no-cost ad-supported access...

BREAKING DOWN THE GENDER PLAY GAP: MEN VS WOMEN'S PERFORMANCE ON MUSIC CHARTS

While a recent Billboard headline proclaiming women to be dominating the Hot 100 might lead you to believe otherwise, a closer look...

 
 
 

CONVERGENCE IN MUSIC INDUSTRY AS MANAGERS BECOME LABELS, DISTRIBUTORS BECOME MARKETERS AND MORE

In this piece, Jake Udell reflects on the how music companies are increasingly converging to become the same thing as they try to wear...

17 ACCESSIBLE AND AFFORDABLE MUSIC MARKETING TIPS

Music marketing has become a whole new animal from what it was a couple decades ago, and while variety of new tools and techniques...

 
 
 



SENSATION! PREMIERE! THE LIVE STREAM!

SENSATION! PREMIERE! THE LIVE STREAM! 19 April at 20:00(Atlanta,USA), at 3:00 (Moscow,Russia) the Transfer of the group "The show broadway group" ON the AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL... Read more ...

Law on local radio Freedom

Chuck Schumer U.S. senator Dear Mr. Gorbunov: Thank You for contacting me to Express your concern about S. Con.Res.6, the Law on local radio Freedom. While the local... Read more ...

The Hits Collection Igor Gorbunov

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Fans Demand Release Of Britney Spears From Psychiatric Facility

Fans Demand Release Of Britney Spears From Psychiatric Facility

Britney Spears fans held a protest Monday in Los Angeles demanding the pop star be released from a treatment facility in response to online rumors that Spears is being held... Read more ...

Disgruntled Beyoncé fan throws a lemon at Ariana Grande during Coachella...

Disgruntled Beyoncé fan throws a lemon at Ariana Grande during Coachella set: Watch

Who throws fruit? I mean, really now, Beyhive, you're better than this. Video has surfaced of Ariana Grande being pelted by a lemon during her headlining Coachella performance... Read more ...

Was Ser Davos Ladling Soup or Our Salty Tears During That Emotional Tribute...

Was Ser Davos Ladling Soup or Our Salty Tears During That Emotional Tribute to Shireen?

Warning: The following contains Game of Thrones spoilers. I can't count all the times I've cried over Game of Thrones , and yet, the show still catches me off guard. I expected... Read more ...

FKA Twigs Mails Fans Artwork, New Single “Cellophane” Rumored For This Week

FKA Twigs Mails Fans Artwork, New Single “Cellophane” Rumored For This Week

FKA twigs released her fantastic first and only full-length album, LP1 , back in 2014. But she's maintained her prolific creative output over the years with her M3LL155X EP in... Read more ...

Blink-182 Among the Internet's Most Hackable Passwords

Blink-182 Among the Internet's Most Hackable Passwords

Blink-182 fans, take note. A new report from UK's National Cyber Security Centre, reported through CNN, unveiled the most vulnerable... Read more ...

Game of Thrones: Apparently Podrick Has a Gorgeous Voice, but Was That...

Game of Thrones: Apparently Podrick Has a Gorgeous Voice, but Was That Actually Him Singing?

Among the many emotional things that happen in the second episode of Game of Thrones season eight, one of the most charged moments comes right after Lady Brienne becomes Ser... Read more ...

Game of Thrones: Why Theon Is So Adamant About Protecting Bran in the Battle...

Game of Thrones: Why Theon Is So Adamant About Protecting Bran in the Battle of Winterfell

As many of us saw during Sunday night's episode of Game of Thrones , Theon Greyjoy has finally made it back to Winterfell , but this time, he's on a different kind of mission... Read more ...

Babymetal announce first-ever headlining US arena show

Babymetal announce first-ever headlining US arena show

In a relatively short period of time, Japanese pop-metal sensations Babymetal have amassed an impressive fan base, and now they'll show just how far they've come with their... Read more ...

Artist of the Week: Infinity Crush

Artist of the Week: Infinity Crush

Within the first few seconds of any Infinity Crush song it feels like you've been teleported straight to your bed on a rainy day. From College Park, MA Caroline White, the... Read more ...

Tame Impala Expand North American Headline Tour

Tame Impala Expand North American Headline Tour

When I say Tame Impala season is really and truly approaching, I mean they seem like they're about to release the album Kevin Parker was going on about last year - their first... Read more ...