Support SoundCloud artists with the click of this new button

SoundCloud have added a new feature to help artists raise money either for themselves in these difficult times or for others like charity. Many artists have been forced into a tight spot by the Coronavirus…

7digital secured £500k loan, keeping the company afloat

After a shaky 2019 and recently suffering markets, London-based company 7digital have been handed a lifeline to help them continue operations. The unnamed lender has handed over a £500,000 ($643k) 12 month loan, with interest…

SoundCloud just got investment from SiriusXM the owners of Pandora

SoundCloud have just gained some very interesting investment of $75 million from the owners of music streaming service Pandora. SoundCloud have long been a paragon of their own independence and that of artists. Standing on…

YouTube Music have launched a brand new studio in the The BRIT School

YouTube’s partnership with The BRIT Awards has led to a great new investment from the video giant in young and aspiring creatives. YouTube Music have funded a brand new, state-of-the-art video production facility at The…

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…