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by / on July 24, 2015 at 4:25 pm / in Music Charts

What’s the value of 34 million streamed plays? The answer may surprise you

It’s not a new narrative. Musicians and bands toil away in their artistic endeavors, pouring their heart and soul into producing the music we love and record companies take the lions share, leaving little left for those actually making the music. Few of us could really imagine just how little musicians actually receive though.

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by / on May 14, 2015 at 1:10 am / in Digital & Mobile, Music Business

Warner Music Group just made more money from streaming than downloads for the first time ever

A report from Warner has highlighted how quickly the public have embraced music streaming services, with streaming revenue surpassing revenue from selling downloads for the fist time.

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by / on March 18, 2015 at 3:43 pm / in Digital & Mobile, News

Why Apple Will Dominate The Market With Their New Music Streaming Service

   The way we consume music is changing. Across the course of three decades the music industry has seen a shift from cassettes to CDs to digital downloads and now, increasingly, we’re having our music streamed to us either through our computers or other digital devices. And, like they have done in the personal computer, smartphone and tablet markets, Apple is set […]

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by / on September 26, 2013 at 5:26 pm / in Events

5 Reasons To Attend SG MUSO’s House Party

SGMUSO is hosting a HOUSE PARTY on October 5 at Aliwal Arts Center, SG. Thinking about going? We’ve got five reasons why you should.

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by / on October 19, 2011 at 2:22 pm / in Apps, Digital & Mobile, Music Business

Spotify and Beatport join hands in global distribution agreement

Whoever thought of the fabled slogan “if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em” must be cashed up to the teeth these days, with many of the world’s top online streaming portals joining forces as a rapid pace. Yesterday’s revelation that established electronica/beatmaking portal Beatport was to join hands with the incredibly popular streaming site Spotify marked a huge step in […]

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by / on September 26, 2011 at 4:51 pm / in Digital, Music Business

Gently down the stream: Why free music streaming isn’t all it’s cracked up to be

If my mother taught me nothing else, it’s that there’s no such thing as a free lunch. Music is no exception; since the dawn of Napster (and all the other trendy downloading and torrent-based sites that have justifiably been closed down), greedy music-mongers have been desperately searching for an alternative method of gaining access to their favorite tunes, without the […]

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