Spotify planning to list shares on NY Stock Exchange next month, reports say

After rumours of an upcoming IPO for Spotify have circulated for more than a year Spotify are reportedly now taking a new approach. A report from Bloomberg this week suggests that as early as the…

iHeartMedia face bankruptcy but rivals’ investor Liberty Media could save them

iHeartRadio are facing financial breakdown but the investor coming to save the day has stakes in some of their biggest rivals. Radio streaming service iHeartRadio are facing trouble with debt and are looking to consolidate…

Global music brand LiveXlive Media earns it place on NASDAQ market

LiveXLive, the company behind Slacker Radio, are moving up in the world with a new place on the NASDAQ Capital Market. After an immense year LiveXLive have earned themselves a listing on the NASDAQ stock…

SoundCloud plan to get rid of founder CEO Alex Ljung

In light of a troublesome few months for SoundCloud their investors reportedly want to get rid of CEO Alex Ljung, the original founder. SoundCloud have had a troublesome time lately with reports circulating that they…

With $20 billion debt iHeartMedia’s 110m weekly listeners may not be enough to save them

Despite being the largest owner of radio stations in the entire US, iHeartMedia worry about making it to the end of the year as their “ability to continue is a going concern”. iHeartMedia, the company…

Struggling music video service Vadio dies, taking $12 million with it

Promising music video monetization startup Vadio have lost the wind in their sails, crashed and died with millions in funding lost down the drain. Portland-based startup Vadio have had to give up after four years…

SoundCloud reportedly considering $1 billion sale

According to “people familiar with the matter” SoundCloud are considering a sale of their community-driven music streaming platform in a giant $1 billion deal. The news, broken by Bloomberg, reveals that founders and investors of…

Australian music streamer Guvera shut down Australian site

Guvera have announced that they’re pulling out of their home country to focus on other markets that “can’t and won’t pay for the streaming of music”. It’s been a tough year for Guvera;p they’ve had…

Spotify’s IPO gets even closer with new hire

Spotify revealed plans for a massive IPO round of funding in January and it looks like we could be seeing am IPO sooner rather than later. Spotify revealed plans for an Initial Public Offering earlier…

Beats by Dr Dre (Beats Electronics) Looking to Buy Out HTC Shares and Find New Investors

Beats by Dr. Dre is the brand from Beats Electronics. Its reported that they are looking to drop HTC. Reports are saying that Beats Electronics wants to buy out HTC and bring in some new…