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New Metrics And Tools Like Ultimate Chart Reveal Music Industry's Secret Strengths

New Metrics And Tools Like Ultimate Chart Reveal Music Industry's Secret Strengths | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Daft Punk (source: Wikipedia) If you believe everything you read, the music industry is swirling the financial drain. There’s always some new study or article that purports to show how business is much worse than it’s ever been.
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How The Hot 100 Became America's Hit Barometer : NPR

How The Hot 100 Became America's Hit Barometer : NPR | Music Industry | Scoop.it
After 55 years, the voracious creature, built to absorb whatever medium is delivering music to the masses at any given time, is complicated and imperfect — any chart where Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen and Missy Elliott peak only at No.
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Report: Vevo is Coming to Apple TV and Samsung's Smart TV

Report: Vevo is Coming to Apple TV and Samsung's Smart TV | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Music video service Vevo has signed a deal with Apple and Samsung to come to Apple TV and Smart TV soon.

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Aimee Mann Files Huge Copyright Lawsuit Over Digital Music (Updated)

Aimee Mann Files Huge Copyright Lawsuit Over Digital Music (Updated) | Music Industry | Scoop.it
In the past week, there's been quite a bit of chatter about Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke's decision to pull his music from Spotify, a popular stre
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Music Industry Predictions: Labels, Concerts, Licensing and More

Music Industry Predictions: Labels, Concerts, Licensing and More | Music Industry | Scoop.it
This guest post is written by Jeff Rabhan, artist manager, music-industry executive and international consultant. His clients have garnered
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Spotify, Coca-Cola Team-Up For PlaceLists, a New Global Locations-Based App

Spotify, Coca-Cola Team-Up For PlaceLists, a New Global Locations-Based App | Music Industry | Scoop.it

"When Coca-Cola and Spotify first announced their “global strategic partnership” in April 2012, the vague marketing buzzwords only hinted at the products to come."


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Crowdfunding Music Is About So Much More Than Just Raising Money - hypebot

Crowdfunding Music Is About So Much More Than Just Raising Money - hypebot | Music Industry | Scoop.it
By Anne Leighton writing for Michael Brandvold Marketing. (Dedicated to My Therapist) If you’re crowd funding, you’re doing something both for and about yourself, and there can be a lot of spiritual awakenings along that path to reaching your goal.
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Internet Saved the Video Star: How Music Videos Found New Life After MTV | TIME.com

Internet Saved the Video Star: How Music Videos Found New Life After MTV | TIME.com | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Left for dead by MTV in the mid-2000s, music videos have become a popular and revenue-generating enterprise online.

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Streaming now earns more than downloads for third of EU indies

Streaming now earns more than downloads for third of EU indies | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Merlin predicts $65m collections from streaming platforms in 2013

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Number One Rule in Music Business, It’s Who You Know

Number One Rule in Music Business, It’s Who You Know | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Part of being a better business person means knowing how to network so you can meet the right people, the people who can help advance your career.
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Vevo boss says intelligent, data-centric services could revive music industry

Vevo boss says intelligent, data-centric services could revive music industry | Music Industry | Scoop.it
International senior vice-president Nic Jones says music service users want opportunity to be curated by more than algorithms. By Jemima Kiss

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Music’s Fizzy Logic | Music Business Journal | Berklee College of Music

Music’s Fizzy Logic | Music Business Journal | Berklee College of Music | Music Industry | Scoop.it
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iPod, iTunes, Music Were Key to Apple’s Success | Business | TIME.com

iPod, iTunes, Music Were Key to Apple’s Success | Business | TIME.com | Music Industry | Scoop.it

"Music publishing is perhaps the most complex and little understood sectors in the music business. Most folks grasp that record labels own so-called “master recordings,” but many don’t realize there’s a whole ‘nother copyright in music."

 


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Top 10 Reasons Why the Music Industry is Failing

Top 10 Reasons Why the Music Industry is Failing | Music Industry | Scoop.it
You know what? I miss my vinyl records.
I miss going to the record store (a real community experience) and buying an LP for $10-$15. I miss the larger sleeves with the cover art and the inside liner notes which told you who wrote what and who...
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Here's how Beats Music is curating its subscription service

Here's how Beats Music is curating its subscription service | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Beats Music has been busy compiling thousands of playlists with the help of a small army of freelancers – but internal documents show that record store clerks with attitude aren’t welcome.

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Courtney Jones's curator insight, August 21, 2013 1:30 PM

Another example of Creative Branding that creates a sense of exclusivity, luxury, and being a part of the "cool crowd".

 

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The Netflix way: Should Rdio and Spotify launch their own labels for exclusive music?

The Netflix way: Should Rdio and Spotify launch their own labels for exclusive music? | Music Industry | Scoop.it
The emergence of Netflix as a content creator has had a profound impact on its popularity as a TV and movie streaming service. In a relatively short space of time, it's grown to become ...

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Why Apple's iRadio could fly or flop

Why Apple's iRadio could fly or flop | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Apple's new iRadio has the potential to 'destroy' rivals like Pandora, especially if it can throw its weight around to reduce content acquisition costs.
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Important Issues The Music Industry Isn’t Talking About

Important Issues The Music Industry Isn’t Talking About | Music Industry | Scoop.it
By Kyle Bylin | @sidewinderfm In this interview panel, three influential thinkers in music and tech — David Dufresne (Bandzoogle), Emily White (Whitesmith Entertainment), Frank Woodworth (Thrillcall) — talk about important issues in the music...

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The Psychology of Free Music

The Psychology of Free Music | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Free music has changed the way we consume music, but does it also affect the way we experience it?
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How Five Indie Labels Are Trying to Change The Major Distribution Game

How Five Indie Labels Are Trying to Change The Major Distribution Game | Music Industry | Scoop.it
This story on five independent labels working together to create autonomous deals with major distributors is from the latest issue of Billb

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Troy Carter Says The Next Technology Disruption In Music Will Happen In Terrestrial Radio | TechCrunch

Troy Carter Says The Next Technology Disruption In Music Will Happen In Terrestrial Radio | TechCrunch | Music Industry | Scoop.it
TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news.

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Lorenzo Barbantini Scanni's curator insight, May 1, 2013 5:07 AM

Listen up this is interesting !!

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The Most Important Problem The Music Business Must Solve - hypebot

The Most Important Problem The Music Business Must Solve - hypebot | Music Industry | Scoop.it
By David Sherbow (@MusicBizGuy) of My Life With Music. What is the greatest problem which the new music business must solve to maintain it relevance in the future?
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Review: Twitter music service uncovers the unknown

Review: Twitter music service uncovers the unknown | Music Industry | Scoop.it
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Until now, my problem with social music services has been this: Following friends doesn't really turn up much music I actually want to hear.
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The Next Era Of The Music Business - MTT - Music Think Tank

The Next Era Of The Music Business - MTT - Music Think Tank | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Regardless if you’re a musician or music consumer, your music life is about to change. S...
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Selling Stars, Brands and Baby Bands

Selling Stars, Brands and Baby Bands | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Big names and big productions with corporate tie-ins were one thread at the South by Southwest festival, but lesser known acts still make up its core.
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