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1/21/2022
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Why is U.S. Radio Sitting Out the Audio Renaissance?; Utopia Acquires Proper Music Group; Patti Smith, Substack Partner for Livestream Event

Why Is US Radio Sitting Out The Audio Renaissance? Why Is US Radio Sitting Out The Audio Renaissance? There is an “Audio Renaissance” happening, but American radio does not seem to be participating.
1/20/2022
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iHeartMedia Looks to the Metaverse; Streaming Music Subs Up 26%; New IAFAR Podcast Focused on Registration Deadlines

Streaming Music Subscriptions Grew 26% in 2021, With YouTube Music as Fastest Growing DSP in the West Streaming Music Subscriptions Grew 26% in 2021, With YouTube Music as Fastest Growing DSP in the
1/19/2022
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YouTube Music Now Leading Streaming Platform in Korea; Algorithms are the New Music Tastemakers — For Now

YouTube Music emerges as leading streaming platform in Korea YouTube Music emerges as leading streaming platform in Korea Until a few years ago, Korean music streaming service Melon seemed to have no
1/18/2022
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Pimco Turns Attention to Music Rights; Sharing in the Streaming Boom; The HiFi Dilemma

Pimco, one of the world's biggest investment firms, turns its attention to music rights Pimco, one of the world's biggest investment firms, turns its attention to music rights Pimco strikes
1/17/2022
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Do NFTs Matter for Classical Music?; SiriusXM Acquires Cloud Cover Media; DjookyX Completes First Auction

Do NFTs Matter for Classical Music? Do NFTs Matter for Classical Music? The NFT aesthetic could hardly be more removed from the perfectionist tendencies of professional classical music. van-magazine.
1/14/2022
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Music Biz Looks for Subscription Boost in China; AI in Music is Here to Stay

Music industry seeks more subscription growth in China Music industry seeks more subscription growth in China Music Ally has been talking to our sources in China to get a sense of the market's
1/13/2022
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Qobuz Taps Wayne Coyne as Artist-Approved Sound Spokesperson; AmazeVR Adds $15M to Forge the Future of VR Concerts

Qobuz Announces Wayne Coyne of The Flaming Lips as Artist-Approved Sound Spokesperson Qobuz Announces Wayne Coyne of The Flaming Lips as Artist-Approved Sound Spokesperson Wayne Coyne of The Flaming
1/13/2022
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deadmau5's Team Talks NFTs; Anthem App TikTokifies Your Spotify Experience; Apple Music Launches New Fitness DJ Mix Series

deadmau5's Team On Embracing NFTs: The Future Of Music deadmau5's Team On Embracing NFTs: The Future Of Music As deadmau5 has continued to push the boundaries within live tech and his virtual
1/11/2022
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Spotify HiFi Delayed Indefinitely; Primephonic Features Coming to Apple Music; Major Label Revenue Surged in 2021

Spotify's High-Quality Audio Tier Delayed Indefinitely Spotify's High-Quality Audio Tier Delayed Indefinitely Spotify HiFi, the streaming giant's high quality audio tier that was scheduled
1/10/2022
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Inside Spotify's Audio Revolution; Dolly Parton Passes 3B Global Streams; Stingray Expands Retail Media Network

More than Joe Rogan: Inside Spotify's audio revolution More than Joe Rogan: Inside Spotify's audio revolution With 3.2 million podcasts on its platform and more monthly active users than Apple,
1/7/2022
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Nas Sells 2 Songs as NFTs on DJ 3LAU's Royal Platform; David Bowie's Later Albums Remixed in 360 Reality Audio

Rap Legend Nas Sells Two Songs as NFTs on DJ 3LAU's Royal Platform Rap Legend Nas Sells Two Songs as NFTs on DJ 3LAU's Royal Platform American rapper and songwriter Nas is selling partial
1/6/2022
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8 Ways to Discover New Music in 2022; Anghami Steps Up Voice Efforts with Latest Alexa Skills

8 ways to discover new music in 2022 8 ways to discover new music in 2022 Have you exhausted all your playlists in 2021? Truth be told, listening to the same songs on a cyclical loop can start to get
1/5/2022
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UK Music Consumption Up; What Spotify, Apple Can Learn From Chinese Podcasting Apps; Audio Predictions for 2022

UK music consumption up again in 2021, according to BPI year-end stats UK music consumption up again in 2021, according to BPI year-end stats Music consumption was up in the UK again last year, with
1/4/2022
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Big Bucks for David Bowie Catalog; Symphonic Distribution Adds New Funding

David Bowie's Estate Sells Publishing Catalog to Warner Chappell Music David Bowie's Estate Sells Publishing Catalog to Warner Chappell Music The deal includes hundreds of David Bowie songs,
1/3/2022
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Concerts in the Metaverse; Spotify Has Tried Being Netflix - Now It Wants to be YouTube

Concerts in the Metaverse could lead to a new wave of adoption Concerts in the Metaverse could lead to a new wave of adoption Animal Concerts has big plans to bring VR concerts to blockchain-based
12/31/2021
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Spotify Unwrapped: Inside the Company's Biggest Marketing Campaign; More De La Soul Streaming Issues

Happy New Year! Thank you for reading and supporting the newsletter! May the New Year bring you happi December 31 · Issue #1356 · View online Platform & Stream Happy New Year! Thank you for reading
12/30/2021
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Spotify - King of All Audio?; China’s Digital Music Industry; Ozzy Osbourne to Release Cryptobatz NFT Collection

December 30 · Issue #1355 · View online Platform & Stream Spotify - King Of All Audio? jacobsmedia.com – Share Spotify is on a mission to become the king of all audio. There's just one problem.
12/29/2021
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13 Essential Music Industry Podcasts; CD Baby's Music Predictions for 2022

December 29 · Issue #1354 · View online Platform & Stream 13 Essential Music Industry Podcasts, From 'Song Exploder' to 'Mogul' variety.com – Share From 'Song Exploder' and
12/28/2021
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The Economics of Indie Music Streaming; OriginalDog Partners with Audius

December 28 · Issue #1353 · View online Platform & Stream How indie musicians navigate the streaming economy www.marketplace.org – Share Musicians depend on high-traffic streaming to make a living.
12/27/2021
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Olivia Rodrigo, BTS Top Year-End Streaming Charts; The Value & Values of Music and Musicians

December 27 · Issue #1352 · View online Platform & Stream Olivia Rodrigo, BTS Top Year-End Streaming Charts variety.com – Share Olivia Rodrigo, BTS, Bad Bunny and Doja Cat were among the artists