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Reports find music is growth driver for UK's hospitality and tourism industries

Reports find music is growth driver for UK's hospitality and tourism industries | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Music has been found to be a powerful draw for UK tourists and restaurant and pub-goers, according to the results of two new reports, which quantify the value it has to the hospitality and tourism industries.
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Blockchain: Music Without the Middlemen?

Blockchain: Music Without the Middlemen? | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Blockchain, huh? What IS it good for, apart from fuelling umpteen music-industry panel sessions debating whether it's the saviour of the music universe?

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Blockchain is going to change the administration/business side of the industry
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Apple Music slashes subscription price by 50% for students - Music Business Worldwide

Apple Music slashes subscription price by 50% for students - Music Business Worldwide | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Those enrolled in university get up to four years at 50% off
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Government Accused Of Blowing Two Years' Grant Money In Pre-election Dump

Government Accused Of Blowing Two Years' Grant Money In Pre-election Dump | Music Industry | Scoop.it
The chief executive of Live Performance Australia has called upon the federal Coalition government to provide clarification regarding their Catalyst arts grants after a
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The Music Industry Has Had It With The Digital Millennium Copyright Act

The Music Industry Has Had It With The Digital Millennium Copyright Act | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Dozens of artists and trade groups, including Steven Tyler and the RIAA, are calling for changes to a law enacted in 1998.
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Producers, Mixers and Engineers to Get Digital Royalties in New House Bill

Producers, Mixers and Engineers to Get Digital Royalties in New House Bill | Music Industry | Scoop.it
A new bill in the U.S. House of Representatives is being introduced in Congress this week that would give producers, engineers and mixers -- often times the unsung and forgotten heroes in the whole song-making process -- a piece of the digital royalty pie. The Allocation for Music Producer Act, or AMP Act (H.R. 1457), is being formally introduced by congressmen from both sides of the aisle: Reps. Joe Crowley (D-New York) and Tom Rooney (R-Florida).
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How to Hack the Music Industry — Cuepoint

How to Hack the Music Industry - Cuepoint - Medium
Lessons for creatives from the world’s fastest growing companies
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Sony and SoundCloud have done the deal everyone was waiting for - Music Business Worldwide

Sony and SoundCloud have done the deal everyone was waiting for - Music Business Worldwide | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Major music company given equity in new agreement
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Condisder whetherthis deal is about catalogue, artists or brand

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RightsFlow: What Kind of Racket Are These Guys Running?

RightsFlow: What Kind of Racket Are These Guys Running? | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Background on the "Notice of Intention to Obtain Compulsory Mechanical License" Every recording of a song has two copyrights.  One for the recording and one for the composition (the song in abstract).   Because the composition is embedded in the recording anyone that wishes to use a recording of a song must ALSO obtain a…
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Paramore Are Locked In A Legal Battle With Their Former Bassist Jeremy Davis - Music Feeds

Paramore Are Locked In A Legal Battle With Their Former Bassist Jeremy Davis - Music Feeds | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Paramore's ex-bassist Jeremy Davis is claiming that he was a partner in the band rather than just an employee.
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Could blockchain technology revolutionize the music industry?

Could blockchain technology revolutionize the music industry? | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Singer and songwriter Imogen Heap is using blockchain technology to help build what she calls a “fair trade” music industry.

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Spotify launches Fresh Finds playlists of upcoming hits

Spotify launches Fresh Finds playlists of upcoming hits | Music Industry | Scoop.it

From Fire Emoji to Six Strings: new collections are made by algorithms, will be updated once a week, and build on the success of the Discover Weekly playlist


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The Australian government wants to regulate Netflix, Spotify and other streaming services

The Australian government wants to regulate Netflix, Spotify and other streaming services | Music Industry | Scoop.it
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Campaign Launches To Restore Funding To Community Radio

Campaign Launches To Restore Funding To Community Radio | Music Industry | Scoop.it
The community broadcasting sector has launched a campaign, Keep Community In Your Radio, to restore community radio funding after this week's Federal Budget cuts.

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Warner is earning around $2m a day from streaming services - Music Business Worldwide

Warner is earning around $2m a day from streaming services - Music Business Worldwide | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Streaming income up 59% as download decline can't halt digital growth
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How Google Killed the Music Industry (In 3 Easy Diagrams)

How Google Killed the Music Industry (In 3 Easy Diagrams) | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Google killed the music industry, right? Or, did the music industry killed the music industry? Here's a strange graph to add to the debate.
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Q Prime's Burnstein And Mensch On Managing Metallica And Jimmy Page, Playing The Label Game, And Staying On Top For 33 Years

Q Prime's Burnstein And Mensch On Managing Metallica And Jimmy Page, Playing The Label Game, And Staying On Top For 33 Years | Music Industry | Scoop.it
In what may be the most extensive interview they've ever done, Q Prime founders Cliff Burnstein and Peter Mensch talk about managing both young and superstar artists, working with Metallica, the Chili Peppers, Muse, former clients like the Rolling Stones, Madonna, Jimmy Page, Def Leppard and Rush.
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US recorded-music revenues rose slightly in 2015 says RIAA

US recorded-music revenues rose slightly in 2015 says RIAA | Music Industry | Scoop.it
US music industry body the RIAA has published its figures for 2015, revealing that recorded-music revenues rose by 0.9% last year to $7bn.

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Apple Takes Aim At SoundCloud With DJ Mixes And Mashups

Apple Music just forged a partnership with Dubset, opening the service to DJ sets, mashups, and remixes.
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R.E.M leave behind Warner/Chappell deal to sign with UMPG - Music Business Worldwide

R.E.M leave behind Warner/Chappell deal to sign with UMPG - Music Business Worldwide | Music Industry | Scoop.it
News comes three months after band switched to Concord Music Group
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This shows that a manager's job doesn't finish just because the band retires!

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The Music Industry - $100,000 In Grants On Offer Through New Art Music Fund

The Music Industry - $100,000 In Grants On Offer Through New Art Music Fund | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Thanks to APRA AMCOS.
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YouTube contributed less than 2% of Norway's streaming income last year - Music Business Worldwide

YouTube contributed less than 2% of Norway's streaming income last year - Music Business Worldwide | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Total market up 6.9% as streaming and physical grows
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The Music Industry Has 99 Problems. And They Are...

The Music Industry Has 99 Problems. And They Are... | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Think you got problems? Not like the music industry, which has more pressing issues than it can possibly handle. DMN ranks the top 99 problems.
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