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Music Streaming - 1 Billion Paying Users by 2012
23.05.2016
According to John MacFarlane, CEO of Sonos, the music industry will hit a billion paying music streaming users by 2021. Apple Music and China will drive music business growth.
By investing in marketing its streaming service, Apple accelerated the platform’s subscriber growth and created a wider awareness of paid music subscription services i...
Beatport Quit The Streaming Game
12.05.2016
Beatport is sadly quitting the streaming game. The service announced in a blog post that it will be shutting down the streaming service and mobile app, Beatport News, the Video livestreaming platform, and the Events section on May 13, 2016. In the announcement, Beatport said this is an attempt to refocus its attention and resources to its core business,...
VINYL & STREAMING
10.05.2016
Streaming is encouraging sales of vinyl and of other physical supports. According to a research by ICM Unlimited, music and video streaming is driving vinyl sales – 45% of vinyl buyers said they had streamed an album and then bought the vinyl.
Three quarters of all music purchasers buy music online, with Amazon being the favorite online sho...
Phononet Transmission
03.05.2016
From now on we will transmit your track data to Phononet’s database.

Phononet is the official register of Germany’s recorded music industry, and therefore an important source of data for representatives from across the music business. Media contro...
Meet Us @ IMS Ibiza 2016
20.04.2016
Since 2008, leaders of the international music community have been gathering annually in Ibiza for the International Music Summit (IMS) to discuss every aspect of the electronic music business. IMS Ibiza is a three-day event featuring conferences and networking, a lot of electronic music and parties.

This yea...
SPOTIFY LAUNCHED IN INDONESIA
01.04.2016
Spotify launched yesterday in Indonesia on mobile, tablet and desktop offering over 30 million songs from Indonesian music to international hits. The service is free for all users in Indonesia, upgrading to Spotify Premium costs Rp 49,990 (around $3.80) per month.

With a population of 250 million people, Indonesia is the fourth most populous country on earth, and a massive and fast-growing market. The potential for Spotify and oth...