YouTube are testing Premium Lite subscriptions – ad-free YouTube at a reduced price

YouTube Premium Lite is currently being testing in parts of Europe, giving users access to ad-free YouTube for just €6.99 per month.

Hungary Now Boasts 750k Music Streaming Subscribers

8% of Hungary’s population are now signed up to a premium streaming account.

UK touring musicians have been forgotten in the Brexit Deal

Relief at avoiding No Deal Brexit replaced by concern as reports say EU rejected UK government proposals for British musicians looking to tour in Europe.

How Brexit Might Affect U.K Artists Looking To Tour In The EU

Brexit is just round the corner and this may mean huge changes for U.K artists looking to tour in the EU.

Disney+ hit 50 million subs in just five months

After launching last November in limited markets, video streaming service Disney+ has since expanded to over fifteen territories and signed up 50m subscribers. Disney+ announced they had 26.5 million subscribers at the end of 2019….

Spotify rolling out Ad Studio to 22 markets globally

Spotify’s Ad Studio giving advertisers more in-depth insight, rolls out to more countries in Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific. Launched in 2017, Ad Studio uses Spotify’s data on tastes to target audio ads to…

Huawei gets the approval of all 3 major labels for Spotify rivalling music app

Huawei Music has launched in Europe to take on the plethora of music streaming services with over 50 million tracks. Chinese phone, tech and software developers Huawei have launched a brand new music streaming service…

Despite protests Europe just approved Sony’s full EMI acquisition

The EU have just approved Sony Music’s takeover of EMI Music Publishing despite indie music organisations across Europe warning that it gives them too much influence. Sony Music now own a 100% stake in EMI…

Get exclusive music promotion as First On SoundCloud comes to Europe

SoundCloud are bringing their First On promotional campaign to Europe to bring the best independent and rising artists to the forefront. In March SoundCloud revealed their new campaign to promote “groundbreaking artists” on their massive…

Hi-res streamers Qobuz set their sights for the US as they name new CEO

European based music streamers Qobuz are setting sail for the Americas as they expand under new management. High resolution music streaming service Qobuz are set to launch their services in the US this summer, expanding…