Musicindustry

01.07.17
Streaming topped all forms of US music consumption in 2016
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Streaming topped all forms of US music consumption in 2016

More songs were streamed per day than downloads for the entire year.

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10.17.14
No one has a platinum album in 2014
10.17.14

No one has a platinum album in 2014

The decline in album sales is certainly nothing new, thanks to the smattering of streaming options...

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02.18.13
Editorial: RIAA takedown requests and ad complaints are missing an opportunity
02.18.13

Editorial: RIAA takedown requests and ad complaints are missing an opportunity

As noted here, the RIAA has issued 10 million takedown requests to Google in an attempt to close o...

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12.09.11
Deezer announces ambitious global rollout, ignores US and Japan
12.09.11

Deezer announces ambitious global rollout, ignores US and Japan

Deezer added a few notches to its music streaming belt yesterday, with the announcement of its lo...

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06.02.11
Apple's iCloud bags last major record label, will cost $25 / year to sign up?
06.02.11

Apple's iCloud bags last major record label, will cost $25 / year to sign up?

We'd heard that Universal was the only holdout, and now CNET says the deal is done -- Apple has r...

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03.15.11
Bon Jovi says Steve Jobs killed music business
03.15.11

Bon Jovi says Steve Jobs killed music business

Is Steve Jobs music's savior, or is he the angel of death? Jon Bon Jovi cast his vote in The Su...

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03.14.11
Jon Bon Jovi accuses Steve Jobs of putting a shot through the heart of music
03.14.11

Jon Bon Jovi accuses Steve Jobs of putting a shot through the heart of music

Steve Jobs, according to musical legend Jon Bon Jovi, is "personally responsible for killing the mu...

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11.02.10
Apple informs labels that iTunes song previews will be 90 seconds long, hopes they don't mind?
11.02.10

Apple informs labels that iTunes song previews will be 90 seconds long, hopes they don't mind?

It's all up there in black and white, but we'll be happy to spell it out again here -- it seems tha...

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