Issue #485: An Ode To Album Credits: Information We Miss In The Streaming Age; Bob Lefsetz to Host New Show for SiriusXM

Blog, Music, Streaming

An Ode To Album Credits: Information We Miss In The Streaming Age
An Ode To Album Credits: Information We Miss In The Streaming Agewww.magneticmag.com
Songwriters, producers, engineers, artists, sessions musicians and more deserve to be easily seen in the digital age so they can get the praise they have earned by creating the music we see every day.

Bob Lefsetz to Host New Live Talk Show for SiriusXM
Bob Lefsetz to Host New Live Talk Show for SiriusXMplatformandstream.wordpress.com

SiriusXM announced today that Bob Lefsetz, outspoken music and culture writer, will host Lefsetz Live!, a new weekly talk show on the Volume channel, talk radio devoted to the discussion of music, the industry and the world beyond.

Spotify Co-Founder Martin Lorentzon Sells $40 Million in Stock
Spotify Co-Founder Martin Lorentzon Sells $40 Million in Stockvariety.com
Martin Lorentzon, co-founder of Spotify and its largest shareholder, registered a $40 million sale of the company’s shares in July.

Smashing Pumpkins Announce Free Webcast Of Seattle Show
Smashing Pumpkins Announce Free Webcast Of Seattle Showwww.jambase.com
Friday’s Smashing Pumpkins concert will be broadcast live from Key Arena in Seattle via Twitter.

TuneMoji integrates its MusicGIF images into Snap
TuneMoji integrates its MusicGIF images into Snapventurebeat.com
TuneMoji has built an audience of 20 million people who use its MusicGIFs, or music-inspired looping images that make people laugh. And today the company is integrating its MusicGIFs into Snap to make it easier to create GIFs with licensed music.

Spotify Secret Genius Award Nominees 2018
Spotify Secret Genius Award Nominees 2018www.hypebot.com

Spotify’s second annual Secret Genius Awards designed to the people behind the music – songwriters, producers, engineers and even beat makers – will be hosted by NE-YO on November 16 at The Theatre at Ace Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles Mix Engineers.

SiriusXM & Relix To Broadcast 2018 Lockn' Festival
SiriusXM & Relix To Broadcast 2018 Lockn' Festivalwww.jambase.com
There are multiple ways to follow the action live from Lockn’ all weekend long.

Four Reasons Why Your Radio Broadcasting Company Should Hire A Director of Podcasts
Four Reasons Why Your Radio Broadcasting Company Should Hire A Director of Podcastsjacobsmedia.com
Four compelling reasons why radio broadcasting companies should get seirous about podcasting and hire a Director of Podcasts.

Universal Music and ESL team up for esports music label
Universal Music and ESL team up for esports music labelmusically.com
We’ve thought for a while that there’s potential for more partnerships between the music and esports (competitive gaming) worlds. Now Universal Music Group and esports firm ESL are testing the waters.

Walmart Launches Ebook, Audiobook Store Via Kobo Partnership
Walmart Launches Ebook, Audiobook Store Via Kobo Partnershipvariety.com
The retail giant will sell digital book cards and ebook readers in its store.

Spotify Continues Strong Push Into Podcasts With Addition of BBC's Podcast Library
Spotify Continues Strong Push Into Podcasts With Addition of BBC's Podcast Librarywww.macrumors.com
Spotify today announced that listeners across the globe can now tune into the BBC’s podcast catalog directly within the Spotify app, including…

Should the Music Industry Force ISPs to Become Copyright Enforcement Agents?
Should the Music Industry Force ISPs to Become Copyright Enforcement Agents?www.digitalmusicnews.com
Grande Communications, a Texas-based ISP, has criticized the music industry for forcing ISPs in the US to become “de facto copyright enforcement agents.”