Sony Music reporting almost 20% year-on-year increases thanks to streaming

Sony music have released their financial report for the  quarter of 2017, showing continued, considerable growth year-on-year. The introduction of streaming has seen boosts around many parts of the music industry, providing rising profits for…

Digital music now dominates 55% of the French industry, streaming rules

The French music market is seeing the full effects of the digital music revolution as it now accounts for the majority of the industry in France. The French Syndicat National de l’Edition Phonographique (SNEP) has released…

Spotify music streaming is now available for everyone in Japan

Spotify in Japan has been a long time coming and after an invite-only soft launch in September the music streaming service is now available for everyone in Japan. Spotify have had an office in Tokyo…

Vinyl sales are rising, here’s the top 10 Vinyl records this year so far

The Vinyl resurgence continues to boost music sales into 2016 despite a drop in physical music sales. Nielsen music reporting company revealed stats for vinyl in their US mid-year report for music. The report shows…

Nettwerk Partner with Warner for USA Music Distribution

Nettwerk Music Group has announced they they are moving their US distribution to Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA). From the press release: Ric Arboit, President, Nettwerk Records says, “Nettwerk has always been about releasing music that…