Physical music in the UK see sales half during coronavirus lockdown

While online music and video streaming platforms boom in popularity during quarantine, closure of physical record stores has lead to a steep decline in physical music sales. Recent reports suggest sales of physical music have…

Spotify and streaming services are breaking cultural music on a worldwide stage

Music streaming is having a major effect on spreading the music of countries and cultures and making them popular around the globe. Spotify recently published a report on how major Latin music has been on…

TikTok’s owner gets 1 billion users every month globally

China’s tech industry is making it’s impact all across the globe and infamous Bytedance reported 1 billion monthly active users this year. If you haven’t heard of TikTok, welcome out from under the rock you’ve…

Classical music could be the next big thing for music streaming

A new report suggests that the next genre to take off on music streaming services is classical music, with a boom in popularity. Midia Research recently published the results of a survey that looked at…

YouTube is more popular than cable TV with teens watching every day

According to a new study more young people are watching videos on YouTube than they are watching cable TV as¬†entertainment slowly shifts online. The study saw over 5,000 teenagers surveyed to see how they react…

Paid SoundCloud reposts, what are they really worth?

Paying for reposts and promotion on SoundCloud could lead to loads more plays and followers, or it could lead to nothing – what’s really going on with them? The following quotes are¬†taken from an excellent,…

Band Metrics: Soon To Launch Analytics Tool for Bands Get Angel Funding

There has been a lot of talk recently about music startups. iLike is on the table and looking for a buyers, as is Imeem. A couple months ago Tunecore received more funding and now it…