Issue 638: Millennials Fuel Boom in Classical Music Streaming; SiriusXM, Pandora Unveil Cross-Platform Experience; Internet Archive to Host 490K ‘Lost’ MySpace Music Tracks

Blog, Music, Streaming

Millennials fuel boom in classical music streaming with many using it to help with exam revision 
Millennials fuel boom in classical music streaming with many using it to help with exam revision www.dailymail.co.uk
Research released by the Royal Albert Hall and streaming service Deezer showed a huge boom in millennials listening to classical music, including Johann Sebastian Bach, pictured above.

SiriusXM and Pandora Unveil Inaugural Cross-Platform Experience: Pandora NOW
SiriusXM and Pandora Unveil Inaugural Cross-Platform Experience: Pandora NOWwww.billboard.com
Pandora and SiriusXM announced on Thursday their first cross-platform “experience” for users since the satellite radio giant acquired the digital streamer earlier this year.

The Internet Archive will host 490,000 music tracks 'lost' by MySpace
The Internet Archive will host 490,000 music tracks 'lost' by MySpacewww.engadget.com
When MySpace announced that it had “accidentally” (and there are question marks around that) lost 12 years of content last month, former users were devastated t…

5 key takeaways from IFPI’s Global Music Report 2019
5 key takeaways from IFPI’s Global Music Report 2019www.musicbusinessworldwide.com
IFPI released its Global Music Report 2019 today (April 2)

Ram Trucks’ SiriusXM 360L Unpeels Like a Secret Menu
Ram Trucks’ SiriusXM 360L Unpeels Like a Secret Menuwww.trucks.com
SiriuxXM 360L allows users to enjoy a customized listening experience of both live and on-demand programming.

Deezer hires ex-BBC and Nothing Else Matters exec Nigel Harding as VP of Artist Marketing
Deezer hires ex-BBC and Nothing Else Matters exec Nigel Harding as VP of Artist Marketingwww.musicbusinessworldwide.com
Harding joins from Sony imprint Nothing Else Matters Records

Spotify goes hyperlocal with debut campaign in India
Spotify goes hyperlocal with debut campaign in Indiawww.thedrum.com
Spotify has created its first campaign in India after launching in the country in February.

Spotify sculpts Cardi B, other hip-hop stars for latest RapCaviar pantheon
Spotify sculpts Cardi B, other hip-hop stars for latest RapCaviar pantheonwww.marketingdive.com

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Symphonic Distribution Expands to Nashville & Colombia
Symphonic Distribution Expands to Nashville & Colombiawww.billboard.com
Independent music distribution and marketing company Symphonic Distribution is expanding its operations to Colombia and Nashville, the company announced on Tuesday.

Music Streaming On the Rise, Gaana most-favored: CMR
Music Streaming On the Rise, Gaana most-favored: CMRwww.ciol.com
CMR conducted – Music Streaming Apps Survey 2019, that light on the changing customer preferences, and behaviour around music.

University researchers examine how data science can interpret musicily
University researchers examine how data science can interpret musicilywww.michigandaily.com
On Monday afternoon, students and professors from the University of Michigan Data Science for Music Challenge Initiative conducted live research in Hill Auditorium during a musical performance and informational presentation before nearly 200 community members.

Spotify data exposes how much your music preferences change with latitude
Spotify data exposes how much your music preferences change with latitudehhhhappy.com
Recent data collected by researchers conducting a study with Spotify has revealed that latitude, amongst many variables, has a distinct effect on music preferences around the world.

Queensrÿche's Michael Wilton: Music Streaming Is 'Killing A Lot Of Bands Out There'
Queensrÿche's Michael Wilton: Music Streaming Is 'Killing A Lot Of Bands Out There'www.blabbermouth.net

QueensrÿcheE guitarist Michael Wilton was recently interviewed by The Mighty Z (a.k.a. Zoran Theodorovic) of Capital Chaos TV.