Apple executives re-iterate “no end date” to iTunes downloads

With rumours abound that Apple plan to close the iTunes store within the next few years, Apple executives have come out in rebuttal of these claims. Various news sources have reported on claims that iTunes…

Spotify, YouTube, SoundCloud and more join Berklee College of Music’s initiative for music streaming royalties

Berklee College of Music have revealed their Open Music Initiative (OMI) that aims to streamline copyright and royalties for digital music distribution. The digital music market is massive and now accounts for the majority of…

Rdio Launches Rdio Select: $3.99 Per Month With Ad-Free Radio, Unlimited Skips and Much More: Pandora One Killer

Rdio has launched Rdio Select. Rdio Select offers: $3.99 (US) Ad-free DMCA radio endless stations based on any artist, song, genre, label, and more, along with You FM, an individual’s own personalized station No back…

How does RouteNote pricing compare to other top digital music distributors like Tunecore and CDBaby

The digital music marketplace is quite complex, but we thought we would start a series of posts that helped to explain questions in simple terms. Question: How does RouteNote pricing compare to other top digital…

IFPI Digital Music Report for 2014: Download Free Here – Mobile on the Rise, Streaming on the Rise, Overall Music Market on the Rise

The IFPI have released their yearly report on the state of the digital music landscape. Here is a quick link so you can read for yourself. It seems like the world of digital music is…