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Music Industry Leaders Travel To Palestine To Launch Revolutionary Music Expo

Music Industry Leaders Travel To Palestine To Launch Revolutionary Music Expo

A forward thinking and brave group of music industry figures traveled to Palestine in November with Palestinian artists ahead of the inaugural Palestine Music Expo (PMX). Basic industry infrastructure and travel restrictions topped the agenda. Music journalist Larry LeBlanc was one of a select group of music industry figures who traveled to Palestine in November to meet ...

Music Streaming Services Using AI To Revolutionize Listening Experience.

Music Streaming Services Using AI To Revolutionize Listening Experience.

As the music industry continues to integrate new technologies, music streaming services are eager to make further inroads into music discovery and personalization, something which the implementation of artificial intelligence could help achieve. From the team at Report Linker In an industry known for disruption, it should come as no surprise that music streaming services are pushing ...

Eventbrite, Bandsintown Partner To Connect Concert Promoters With Music Fans

Eventbrite, Bandsintown Partner To Connect Concert Promoters With Music Fans

In the crowded ticketing sector, Eventbrite has innovated their way into a $5 billion niche in self-service ticketing, today adding a Bandsintown partnership.  Indie ticketing platform Eventbrite and concert discovery app Bandsintown have announced a partnership that integrates the two platforms in ways that should help sell more tickets. The partnership has two phases: Phase I goes live today, ...

The Streaming Music Price Wars Have Started

The Streaming Music Price Wars Have Started

Guest Post by Bobby Owsinski on Music 3.0 It was probably only a matter of time, but it now looks like the first of many streaming music price wars has truly broken out. In a reaction to Amazon entering the streaming market with its Music Unlimited service, Google has extended the free trial period for its Play ...

Context Awareness: The Music Industry's Next Frontier

Context Awareness: The Music Industry's Next Frontier

In this article, music-tech writier Cherie Hu delves into the ability of context awareness to reshape creativity as well as create new revenue streams and new business models for the music industry in general. Guest Post by Cherie Hu on Synchblog In his book Who Owns the Future?, computer scientist Jaron Lanier highlights the importance of ...

Outhere Music acquires HatHut Records

Outhere Music acquires HatHut Records

Outhere Music is proud to announce the acquisition of the catalogue of the legendary Swiss jazz and contemporary music label HatHut Records. HatHut Records boasts an impressive number of more than 500 CD’s and LP’s, produced by its visionary founder, Werner X. Uehlinger over 40 years. Major composers such as John Cage, Morton Feldman, Giacinto Scelsi, ...

How We Listen To Music In Our Cars

How We Listen To Music In Our Cars

While listening to music in the car has long been a tradition, the way in which we do it has changed significantly over the years, as technology has developed to allow greater choice in what we choose to play. Here we look at some numbers relating to listeners on the go. Guest Post by Bobby Owsinski ...

New Trade Mission Visits South American Music Conferences, Fests in 6 Cities: Doing Business in Chile, Argentina, Brazil

New Trade Mission Visits South American Music Conferences, Fests in 6 Cities: Doing Business in Chile, Argentina, Brazil

Starting today, a new trade mission is meeting with musicians and the music industry at conferences and festivals in 6 cities in 3 South American countries. The three—Chile, Argentina and Brazil—collectively represent 2/3rds of the Latin American music market. The phenomenon of music conferences and festivals scheduling together so that international delegates and speakers can participate ...

Record Labels Shift From Promoters To Storytellers As Power Fades

Record Labels Shift From Promoters To Storytellers As Power Fades

In this piece,  David Emery remarks on record labels' directional shift towards promoting and selling artists “stories" as their power and influence in the music industry begins to fade. Guest post by David Emery, VP Global Marketing Strategy for Kobalt Label Services I was talking recently with someone I know who works at a music media company. I ...

Music Industry Seeks To Ban Concert Ticket Buying Bots

Music Industry Seeks To Ban Concert Ticket Buying Bots

Having choice seats snatched out from under them by the ticket bots of a third party ticket broker is an all-to-common occurrence for a lot of ticket buyers, and while it's been an annoyance for some time, it looks as though something may finally get done about it, at least in Britain. Guest Post by Bobby Owsinski ...


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