Pandora’s CEO says it’s not for sale, 2017 will be the year they make a profit

CEO of the massively popular online music service Pandora, Tim Westergren says there are no plans to sell the company as they will be profitable this year, despite falling stocks. Speaking to CNBC, Pandora CEO…

Pandora’s new music streaming service has launched – Pandora Premium

After a giant lead-up by Pandora, the new Pandora Premium music streaming service is now rolling out offering an all new¬†music experience from Pandora. Pandora have begun the launch of their long-awaited Premium music streaming…

Songwriters petition as streaming royalties are being set by the copyright board

America’s Copyright Royalty Board are currently setting the standard streaming royalty rates for the next 5 years with songwriters and labels fighting services for an increase. Yesterday the Copyright Royalty Board went to court to…

Pandora hires Naveen Chopra as new Chief Financial Officer

Naveen Chopra is joining Pandora as the music streaming company’s new Chief Financial Officer following a long term with TiVo. Naveen Chopra takes the place of Mike Herring, Pandora’s president since March 2016 who has…

Apple’s iTunes Still Most Popular Music Platform Among U.S. Music Listeners

Music streaming seems to be the definitive way people consumer music going forward. However, this chart from Statista suggests that more consumers are still favouring Apple’s iTunes over other popular music streaming platforms. It seems…