Sony Music Revenue Skyrockets Above $4.5bn in 2020

Sony Music saw its annual streaming revenues jump by 19.5% ($467m) by the end of 2020.

Investors want to Invest in Music Rights Companies – SESAC Restructuring Oversubscribed (Who is Next?)

It seems like there is a very large appetite for music rights investment at the moment. SESAC has just completed a refinancing of its capital structure, which has seen it sell off $530 million in…

SoundCloud hire a new General Counsel in the form of Merrit Farren

SoundCloud have named their new General Counsel following the recent departure of the streaming service’s COO and finance director. SoundCloud have named experienced legal fella Merritt Farren as their new General Counsel. Farren will take…

Guvera’s Australian IPO Rejected by the ASX and Now Will Need To Secure Financing Elsewhere

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has rejected a $75 million IPO by international music streamer Guvera. “We write to advise that the ASX has exercised its discretion to refuse the applicant (Guvera) admission to the…

RouteNote Partners With Soundcloud to Help Artists Make Money

TRURO – February. 06, 2015 —RouteNote has officially become the first digital music aggregator to join On SoundCloud, a move that presents its artists with exciting new opportunities with the leading audio and music platform….

NASDAQ Suspends and Removes Avid: Maker of Pro Tools, Sibelius, Media Composer

NASDAQ today suspended trading of Avid, maker of Pro Tools, Sibelius, Media Composer and other pro audio/video tools. Its been reported that Avid received notification from NASDAQ on February 21, 2014 that the NASDAQ Listing Qualifications…

Afrojack Talks About Monetizing Music, Future of Music and How He Used to Steal Music

Very interesting quick interview with Afrojack about his past and his music future.