Suddenly, the music industry’s coolest job is becoming increasingly vacant.
Music streaming leader Spotify reports a modest rise in paid users — www.cnbc.com
Spotify reported a modest 5 percent rise in premium subscribers for its third quarter, while revenue and gross margins were roughly in line with market expectations.
Merlin Highlights Growth, Global Indie Trends at 15th Tokyo Music Market — www.billboard.com
The 15th Tokyo International Music Market was held Oct. 22-24 at the Shibuya Excel Hotel Tokyu in the bustling Shibuya district of Tokyo and the crystal edition proved to be one of the most successful yet.
Earlier this month, Google Maps added music streaming integration with a handful of popular services.
Spotify Briefly Touches Record Low But Goldman Still Says Buy — www.bloomberg.com
Spotify Technology SA momentarily brushed up against a record low on Tuesday, following global technology stocks that were also briefly pummeled.
The industry gave a collective gasp of horror when founder Tim Westergren was pulling down $1,000,000 by selling of Pandora stock while simultaneously fighting artists with royalty loopholes.
NetEase Cloud Music, the popular Chinese music streaming platform owned by leading Chinese internet company NetEase, Inc., announced the signing of a copyright licensing partnership with Loen Entertainment, one of the largest entertainment firms in South Korea.
Garmin fans looking to get Spotify on their fitness watch now have another option besides the Fenix 5 Plus series.