An Ode To Album Credits: Information We Miss In The Streaming Age — www.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.
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 — variety.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 — www.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 — venturebeat.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’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 — www.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 — jacobsmedia.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 — musically.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 — variety.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 — www.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? — 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.”