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Scottish musicians experimenting with technology | The List

Scottish musicians experimenting with technology | The List | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
Advances in technology have long played their part in pushing music forward as an art form, from Kraftwerk’s devotion to drum machines and synths to Grandmaster Flash’s canny knack with a crossfader.
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Music streaming: what do songwriters really get from YouTube or Pandora?

Music streaming: what do songwriters really get from YouTube or Pandora? | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
Helienne Lindvall: Writers are angry about the royalties they get when their tracks are played – they deserve a bigger (pizza) slice of the action...
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Campaign for musicians visas for USA to be easier and cheaper- we meet the American Embassy - Louder Than War

Campaign for musicians visas for USA to be easier and cheaper- we meet the American Embassy - Louder Than War | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
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Spotify be damned: 1 billion digital songs already sold in the US this year, up 15% over 2011

Spotify be damned: 1 billion digital songs already sold in the US this year, up 15% over 2011 | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
Is streaming the future of music on the Internet? Not so fast, according to the latest numbers from Nielsen. The American measurement company has announced that digital music sales ...
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Album Sales Slightly Down, Digital LP Sales Up 15% So Far in 2012

Album Sales Slightly Down, Digital LP Sales Up 15% So Far in 2012 | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
U.S. album sales are down 4.4% to 218.4 million units for the first nine months of the year, while digital album sales are up 15.3% to 85.5 million units, according to...

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Xbox Music: Microsoft launches challenger to Apple's iTunes

Xbox Music: Microsoft launches challenger to Apple's iTunes | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
Cloud-based offering will allow users to synchronise across multiple devices including PCs, tablets and smartphones. By Keith Stuart (RT @tolcher: Microsoft is back for another bite at the cherry or, more accurately, the Apple: welcome, xBox Music.
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Business Development: 9 Questions You Should Never Stop Asking as a Business Owner

Business Development: 9 Questions You Should Never Stop Asking as a Business Owner | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
Business development relies on the ability of the business owner to evolve with the changes in the market. Brian Tracy discusses 9 key questions you must ask.
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Babies in Scotland to be given classical CD | Classical-Music.com

Babies in Scotland to be given classical CD | Classical-Music.com | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
- Newborn babies in Scotland will be welcomed into the world with a disc of classical music, thanks to the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) and the Association of Registrars of Scotland.All babies born over the next 12 months in Scotland...
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Monetization Baby: SoundCloud Planning To Let Users Sell Tracks? Adyen Chosen To Power Payments (Updated) | TechCrunch

Monetization Baby: SoundCloud Planning To Let Users Sell Tracks? Adyen Chosen To Power Payments (Updated) | TechCrunch | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
Adyen, the Dutch Internet and mobile payment startup, is trumpeting a big client win today: Its single-click payment solution has been selected by social sound platform SoundCloud. But that in itself isn't really all that newsworthy.
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Apple Has Started Making The iPad Mini - Business Insider

Apple Has Started Making The iPad Mini - Business Insider | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
It will likely be smaller, cheaper, and less profitable than the bigger iPad.
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Rdio To Pay Artists for Subscribers - CIO Today

Rdio To Pay Artists for Subscribers - CIO Today | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
CIO TodayRdio To Pay Artists for SubscribersCIO TodayStreaming music subscription service Rdio wants to dispel the idea that streaming services underpay artists for their work: It will start paying musicians $10 for every person they convince via...
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Skype set to launch free wi-fi in cafés, restaurants and shops across Britain

Skype set to launch free wi-fi in cafés, restaurants and shops across Britain | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
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BBC working on music equivalent of iPlayer - Telegraph

BBC working on music equivalent of iPlayer - Telegraph | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
The BBC is working on a music equivalent of its iPlayer catch-up service, The Daily Telegraph can disclose.
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What the New, Unreleased Myspace Will Offer Artists and Fans | Evolver.fm

What the New, Unreleased Myspace Will Offer Artists and Fans | Evolver.fm | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
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What Actually Drives Music Consumption - MTT - Music Think Tank

What Actually Drives Music Consumption - MTT - Music Think Tank | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
I created the conceptual model to understand the independent variables that help predict music con...
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BBC Unveils New On-Demand Music Streaming Service - hypebot

BBC Unveils New On-Demand Music Streaming Service - hypebot | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
Making its entry into the music-streaming arena, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has just launched a new music service of its own called BBC iPlayer Radio.
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Music Streamer Deezer Raises $130 Million Round Led By Warner Music Owner Access Industries

Music Streamer Deezer Raises $130 Million Round Led By Warner Music Owner Access Industries | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
(UPDATED) Deezer, the French based digital music service that promised to expand to 200 countries this year, but avoiding the U.S., has reportedly raised $130 million.

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REPORT: Amazon In Talks To Buy Texas Instruments' Mobile Chip Business

REPORT: Amazon In Talks To Buy Texas Instruments' Mobile Chip Business | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
Would put company even more into competition with Apple and Samsung.
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Xbox Music launches to replace Zune

Xbox Music launches to replace Zune | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
Microsoft's new digital music service for the Xbox 360 and Windows 8-based devices to launch this month (Xbox Music launches to replace Zune: Microsoft's new digital music service for the Xbox 360 and Windows 8-based ...)...
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Great Escape appoints new festival programmer

Great Escape appoints new festival programmer | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
Adam Ryan takes on the role from Natasha Haddad who has joined Festival Republic to work on Latitude...
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Legimate Streaming Services Cut Down on Piracy, Report Suggests

Legimate Streaming Services Cut Down on Piracy, Report Suggests | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
In a Digital Music Index report set to be released on Oct. 3, Musicmetric found that music file downloads using BitTorrent tend to increase in countries that don't have...

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Under the Radar: Olaf Furniss and Derick Mackinnon report on Scotland’s underground music scene - News and features - Scotsman.com

Under the Radar: Olaf Furniss and Derick Mackinnon report on Scotland’s underground music scene - News and features - Scotsman.com | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
The latest band to catch our attention is four-sometimes-five-piece alt-rock band Fatherson from Kilmarnock with their song First Born.
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Nokia Music Connects back with fourth edition - Indiantelevision.com

Nokia Music Connects back with fourth editionIndiantelevision.comThe event is produced by Hong Kong-based Music Matters and indiantelevision.com group's radioandmusic.com, and is supported by Indian and international music industry trade bodies...
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New fast-track court for copyright disputes launched | CMU: Complete Music Update

New fast-track court for copyright disputes launched | CMU: Complete Music Update | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
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Sound Effects & Music Needed For Licensing Opportunities

Sound Effects & Music Needed For Licensing Opportunities | Scottish Music and Music In Scotland | Scoop.it
*Please select a song from your playlist to submit to this listing.
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