Deezer join giant partnership as music streamer for FNAC – massive French retailer

The two major French entertainment companies, music streaming service Deezer and retailer FNAC, are joining up for a trial partnership that could see the companies merge more in the future. After failing to build up…

PRS For Music and PPL Propose Merging Into One Entity

The two licensing companies responsible for businesses music licenses in the UK may become one as a 50/50, joint-venture company. The two collection societies, PRS for Music and PPL, collectors of royalties for musicians and…

eMusic Losing Key Independent Labels Such as Beggars, Merge and Domino

eMusic is getting ready to add 250,000 songs from Universal Music Group’s catalogue, however they are losing out on the independents. eMusic are about to launch a major overhaul to its subscription pricing scheme and this hasnt made a lot of leading independent record labels happy.