Articles about music industry


21 Under 21 2017: Music's Next Generation

Last updated: 11/06/2018

022 21 Under 21 2017: Music's Next Generation Billboard's annual ranking of powerful young voices includes arena headliners and promising new talent, familiar names and new musicia

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Will Streaming Music’s Growth Alter Streaming Music?

Last updated: 11/05/2018

It wasn't that long ago that the music industry was experiencing its worst slump ever, with streaming looked on as a dubious alternative to physical album sales. Fast-forward and p

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AMRA expands in Europe and the UK, inks global deals with Spirit and Sentric - Music Business Worldwide

Last updated: 11/05/2018

Global digital collection society AMRA has expanded its presence in Europe, with a new Stockholm office to further support its Scandinavian and northern European clients. The comp

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Because live arm Corida buys 50% stake in Pitchfork Paris promoter Super! - Music Business Worldwide

Last updated: 11/05/2018

The Corida Group, the live music arm of the Because Group and one of the largest independent promoters in France, has acquired a 50% stake in Pitchfork Paris promoter Super! Super

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Reviewing the reviews: Why music critics can still make a difference

Last updated: 11/04/2018

Be it award ceremonies or the album format, 2018 has already hosted many a debate scrutinising which pillars of the music industry still matter. Last week, talk reverted to another

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Why Rock Is Still King On The Concert Circuit

Last updated: 11/04/2018

While hip hop may reign supreme when it comes to the music charts, the concert circuit is a very different situation, and while rock music may be waning accordng to a lot of metric

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MBW is launching Music Business UK magazine. Subscribe today. - Music Business Worldwide

Last updated: 11/04/2018

The UK music business is getting a brand new trade magazine – and you’re going to want to lay your hands on it. Music Business UK is a properly premium quarterly title brought

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Music Industry Titans Toast Clive Davis at ‘Soundtrack of Our Lives’ Doc’s Los Angeles Premiere

Last updated: 11/04/2018

Not much music business got done in Los Angeles on Tuesday night (Sept. 26) because a large portion of the industry was out for the evening, toasting hitmaker Clive Davis and the w

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Astralwerks jumps into the world of video games with Twitch star Ninja - and his tens of millions of followers - Music Business Worldwide

Last updated: 11/03/2018

Dance label Astralwerks has taken a leap into the unknown – in a bid to get its artists massive exposure amongst the video gaming community. The Capitol Music Group label has in

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RIAA Releases State Of Music Business Mid-2017: Streaming Subscriptions Drive Revenue Growth

Last updated: 11/02/2018

Amazingly enough, 2017 is halfway gone already which means it's time to take stock of the music industry as a whole, looking at where revenue has increased and how companies have b

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