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Music Industry Losing Out $2.65 Billion Annually From Businesses Playing Music From Personal Streaming...

A new report suggests that 21.3 million businesses are playing music to their customers through personal streaming accounts. The majority of these don't know...
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Sonic Youth To Sell All Their Music Gear

Sonic Youth are set to sell all of their historical music equipment in a sale that begins on the 30th October. Around 200 items will...
Bohemian Rhapsody Movie Premiere

Bohemian Rhapsody Movie Is A Masterpiece

At tonight's world premium of Bohemian Rhapsody, the new movie about the life of Queen's Freddie Mercury there seemed not a dry eye in...
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Former Deputy Prime Minister Of UK Hired by Zuckerberg

The Former deputy Prime Minister of the UK Nick Clegg has been hired by Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg after months of Zuckerberg pestering him. Clegg...
Distrokid and spotify

DistroKid & Spotify Join Forces

Spotify today announcedĀ it had invested in music distribution platform DistroKid. After a move earlierĀ this month when Spotify opened up its beta "direct upload" service...
Amy Winehouse holographic tour 2019

Amy Winehouse to return as hologram in 2019 tour

The Amy Winehouse Foundation, a charity set up by Amy's father Mitch Winehouse has teamed up with Base Hologram to bring a touring show...
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Prince’s estate tell President Trump to stop using Purple Rain at rallies

Members of Prince's estate are furious at Donald Trump's use of Purple Rain during rallies in the US and early put out a statement...
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Tencent’s TME postpones IPO due to market conditions

Tencent Music Entertainment Group has delayed its planned float on the US stock market after this week's market turbulence. The news of the delayed...
Nearly half of all time spent listening to on-demand music is on YouTube.

Nearly half of all time spent listening to on-demand music is on YouTube.

A new IFPI music industry report shows that 47% of all streamed music is consumed on YouTube. This staggering figure suggests not only do...
Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame 2019

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees Announced For 2019

The 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees has been announced. The 2019 nominations are; Def Leppard Devo Janet Jackson John Prine Kraftwerk LL Cool J MC5 Radiohead Rage Against the Machine Roxy...