Music Industry Revenues Stats for 2013 from France and Italy: Both on the Rise

It seems like the music industry has hit bottom and it is again on the rise. Official figures for both Italy and France show recorded music income rising in those countries last year, albeit not…

France To Levy Tax On Web Advertisers – Proceeds to Support Music

Good news for French musicians, bad news for internet search giants. French Premiere Nicolas Sarkozy is deliberating the recommendations put forward by a select committee to combat the deleterious effect new methods of music consumption…

Vivendi Has Just Launched Zaoza in France

Vivendi (Universal) has launched their own mobile music portal, Zaoza. It has been reported that the music portal also embraces social networking and file-sharing. The current price tag per month is at €3 ($4.40), which…