Issue 643: Third Man Records Launches Bandcamp Page; Trey Anastasio’s NYC Webcasts; Apple Podcasts Coming to the Web

Third Man Records Launches Bandcamp Page With New Raconteurs Song
Third Man Records Launches Bandcamp Page With New Raconteurs Songpitchfork.com

Jack White’s rock quartet shares their cover of Donovan’s “Hey Gyp (Dig the Slowness)”.

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek Says Streaming Allows More Artists to Make a Living From Music Than Ever Before
Spotify CEO Daniel Ek Says Streaming Allows More Artists to Make a Living From Music Than Ever Beforewww.billboard.com
“I don’t believe that the music industry has to be disrupted. I believe it has to be evolved,” he said in expansive interview with the ‘Freakonomics Radio’ podcast.

Apple Podcasts Are Coming to the Web
Apple Podcasts Are Coming to the Webvariety.com
Apple has been testing a full-featured web interface for its podcast directory.

Wiz Khalifa Docuseries to Launch on Apple Music
Wiz Khalifa Docuseries to Launch on Apple Musicvariety.com
“Wiz Khalifa: Behind the Cam,” a five-part docuseries looking back at the rapper’s career, will launch April 17 on Apple Music.

Trey Anastasio Announces Ghosts Of The Forest New York City Webcasts
Trey Anastasio Announces Ghosts Of The Forest New York City Webcastswww.jambase.com
Live webcasts of Trey Anastasio’s Ghosts Of The Forest shows at the United Palace Theatre in New York City are available.

iHeartMedia's IPO Plans: Industry Skeptics, Optimists Weigh In
iHeartMedia's IPO Plans: Industry Skeptics, Optimists Weigh Inwww.billboard.com

Bob Pittman, the chairman/CEO of iHeartMedia, likes to compare his broadcast-radio empire — which reaches 275 million listeners each month and is saddled with nearly $6 billion in debt — to a house.

Pandora Selects OpenText’s Digital Asset Management Platform for Streaming Advertising
Pandora Selects OpenText’s Digital Asset Management Platform for Streaming Advertisingplatformandstream.com

OpenText announced Pandora selected OpenText Media Management as the asset storage and management application for its audio and display advertising.

MicTurn takes the idea of open-mic concerts online
MicTurn takes the idea of open-mic concerts onlinemusically.com
If you’ve ever been to an ‘open-mic’ concert, you’ll know how they work: musicians turn up with their instruments, sign up to take part and then wait their turn to play a few songs. Now there’s a startup trying to do that in the online world. It’s called MicTurn.

dotBC teams with Digimarc to merge Blockchain and Digimarc Barcode for rights management solutions
dotBC teams with Digimarc to merge Blockchain and Digimarc Barcode for rights management solutionswww.musicbusinessworldwide.com

DotBC seeks to modernize media rights management.

Bose brings audio AR shades and festival content to Coachella
Bose brings audio AR shades and festival content to Coachellawww.mobilemarketer.com

Bose collaborated with festival organizer Goldenvoice to add the audio AR feature to the core Coachella smartphone app.

Have Songwriters Turned the Tide Against Big Tech?
Have Songwriters Turned the Tide Against Big Tech?variety.com
In this guest post, NMPA chief David Israelite argues that songwriters have turned the tide of public opinion against big tech.

Stingray Selects Triton Digital for Digital Audio Monetization
Stingray Selects Triton Digital for Digital Audio Monetizationplatformandstream.com

Triton Digital announced today that Stingray has selected Triton Digital to power the monetization of the streaming audio content on its Stingray Music mobile application.

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