How to get your music on AWA for free

Japan is one of the fastest growing markets for streaming. With over 20 million users, AWA is one of the leading streaming services in Japan.

IFPI and BMAT launch SoundSys a distribution system for performance rights revenue collection

IFPI and BMAT team up with four music licensing companies (MLCs) in Asia to launch SoundSys.

Why is Tencent’s WeSing karaoke platform so popular in Asia?

WeSing, from Chinese technology conglomerate Tencent, is a social karaoke app, thriving as many KTV venues around Asia close during the pandemic. Karaoke is popular in all forms and among all ages in China. The…

Ultimate music distributor in China

RouteNote is available worldwide, giving all unsigned artists and labels access to powerful distribution tools for free. Distribution Get your music on top stores and streaming services (Spotify, iTunes, Apple Music, YouTube Music, Amazon Music,…

Line Buy Microsoft Service MixRadio

Nokia MixRadio is a free music streaming service for Lumia phones. Microsoft’s recent partnership with Nokia has given them the rights to sell off the service to Asian messaging company Line. MixRadio isn’t needed for…

Mark Thompson’s Defence, Plus Have Your Say

The Director-General of the BBC has come under a lot of fire this week for his proposals to axe two radio stations and drop a lot of content from the website in order to redirect…

BBC Cutting Services, Investing In Content

The BBC is reviewing its channel and programming lineup across all media, and looks set to cut some TV, Radio and Web services to focus its budget on making “fewer things better”. The highest profile…