Accusonus’ new funding will help creators get perfect audio on their videos

Accusonus are helping creators improve the audio in their videos so creators’ content is the best it can be. Accusonus is an artificial intelligence company based in Greece and the US. Their technology works to…

Hipgnosis Raises Another £231 million to Buy More Music Rights – Investors Seem Hungry

Hipgnosis is a company we have been watching closely over the years as they are trying to get investors interested again in acquiring music assets as an investment class. Hipgnosis has just announced that they…

Sofar Sounds reveal plans for $25 million funding, good news for artists

Sofar Sounds have garnered criticism before over whether they treat the artists they recruit fairly, but with new funding those concerns should be quashed. Yesterday we reported on Sofar Sounds new $25 million in funding…

Sofar Sounds raise $25m, but will artists see any of that?

Sofar Sounds are bringing unique, intimate gigs to people’s living rooms and other mysterious locations – but are they for the artists, the audience, or themselves? Sofar Sounds aren’t just a live sessions producer, nor…

This app has been dubbed ‘the easiest way to learn piano’

Skoove are getting people learning the piano around the world with their simple app. Skoove are a Berlin based company that are teaching people how to play the piano all across the globe. Their intuitive…

Audiobyte raise $6 million for you to text musical GIFs

Sending GIFs alone just isn’t enough to express your emotions anymore so Audiobyte have raised millions to enhance them with music through Gifnote. GIFs have become the new emoji, being integrated into messaging everywhere so…

Pirate Studios are taking the middle man out of recording

Pirate Studios want to make professional recording studios accessible at all times on your own terms and they have just gained $20 million in funding to help make it happen. When you’ve written your tracks,…

NetEase just raised a dollar for each of their 600 million listeners

NetEase have a LOT of listeners streaming music on their services and they’ve just gained a LOT of funding to help to expand and grow their user-base. NetEase Cloud Music is the Chinese music streaming…

Sing your heart out as Smule gets bigger with $20m investment

Smule’s founder once said that “music was the original social network” and with major new funding they’re making music more social around the world. Smule started with a humble mission, to draw people in with…

Deezer isn’t trailing behind Apple and Spotify, they’re worth $1.16 billion

Deezer are often overlooked in the shadow of Spotify and Apple Music but they’re holding their own as a significant rival in the race to No.1 for music streaming. Deezer have long been a sturdy…