Google Play Music launches in 6 new countries!

Today, we are excited to announce the launch of Google Play Music in Ukraine, and our proud first entries into South America: Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica and Peru. Now, users in all of these countries will have access to the Google…

Introducing Prime Music: Over One Million Songs, Hundreds of Playlists, Unlimited Listening, No Ads

Amazon Prime is one of the most popular subscription services, with tens of millions of members. Prime members already enjoy unlimited Free Two-Day Shipping on more than 20 million items, unlimited streaming of tens of thousands of popular…

Apple To Acquire Beats Music

Apple® today announced it has agreed to acquire the critically acclaimed subscription streaming music service Beats Music, and Beats Electronics, which makes the popular Beats headphones, speakers and audio software. As part of the acquisition,…

Rdio Expands Global Footprint With Launch In Nine New Countries

Now Available In 60 Countries With The Addition of Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Singapore, Greece, Croatia, Cyprus, Slovakia and Slovenia Rdio, one of the largest streaming music services in the world, has announced its expansion into…

Music Royalties, Music Distribution, & Working With a Collecting Society

Our CEO recently had the pleasure of speaking with Hannah Boothby from Soundreef about several aspects of the music business. Soundreef is based in London but also operates in the USA, Italy, France, Sweden, and Spain. They provide music for…

eMusic and K-NFB merge to form Media Arc, Inc.

eMusic is excited to announce the merger of eMusic and K-NFB Reading, Inc. (d/b/a Blio, Inc.) into a single company called Media Arc, Inc., which will offer a comprehensive source of more than 17 million songs, 40,000 audio books and 600,000…

Do ‘new’ releases mean Beatmart Recordings is back in business?

Beatmart Recordings, the label that brought you polished releases from Soul P., Willie Will, Japhia Life, Rob Hodge, and Eric Cross will be offering its entire instrumental catalog for digital download on July 28, 2009. The tracks will be available…