Music Business Worldwide News

News, jobs and analysis for the global music industry
  1. Piracy is still thriving, says MUSO boss Andy Chatterley – but could it be used to convert more people to paid streaming?

    The post The music industry shouldn’t kid itself: Piracy was never killed by streaming… but it might be more valuable than you think. appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  2. Distribution and delivery platform AudioSalad continues expansion with key hire

    The post A2IM’s Head of Label Relations Patrick Ferrell joins AudioSalad as Head Of Business Development appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  3. Chou is as the center of a paywall strategy for Tencent Music Entertainment

    The post Tencent wins Jay Chou copyright lawsuit against NetEase – report appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  4. In2une founder Dale Connone tells us about the company’s history, successes, global expansion plans now that it’s a part of Kobalt

    The post Can AWAL promote artists on US radio as effectively as a major label? appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  5. Exec has previously worked for the likes of Songkick and Crowdsurge

    The post The Ticket Factory hires Noel Edwards as Commercial Director appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  6. Platform launched in the US in February

    The post Hi-Res music service Qobuz drops MP3 streaming tier appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  7. Execs join as Chief Information Officer and Chief Commercial Officer & General Counsel

    The post Mark Krajewski and Roger James join Executive Leadership Team at PRS for Music appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  8. Devraj Sanyal, Universal's local CEO, says Indian music industry is witnessing a 'sea change moment'

    The post How Universal’s VYRL Originals is spearheading a non-film music revolution in India appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  9. BMG's Los Angeles operation is its biggest global territory – some way ahead of the UK

    The post BMG makes ‘significant investment’ in US business with development of new L.A-based facility appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  10. Forthcoming EP is expected for release early 2020

    The post RaeLynn inks worldwide recordings deal with Round Here Records & AWAL appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.