Indian music streamer Saavn just got investment from U2 and Madonna’s manager

India’s massively popular music streaming service Saavn just received an investment from music manager, businessman, and overall hotshot Guy Oseary. Saavn have just received an undisclosed investment from major music manager Guy Oseary, in charge…

Plan Your Gig Schedule Automatically With Songkick

Tired of missing out on gigs from your favourite artists? Buying tickets at a premium after you miss the official site runs out? Trawling through Myspace pages and gig listings to find out who’s playing…

Streaming Radio Stations On the Rise – Jelli Attracts $2 Million In Funding

Internet radio has had a couple of boosts recently, first the deals that Pandora struck with Ford and Pioneer to get their service into thousands of car dashboards, and now web radio/streaming service Jelli getting…

Big 4 Fall Out Over Grooveshark

Remember back in October, when EMI were negotiating a deal with Grooveshark, then changed their mind and decided to sue them, then broke off the pursuit of their lawsuit and instead signed a licensing agreement…

Give and Take At WMG – Lala and the Bosses

Big numbers fly back and forth in one of WMG’s recent SEC filings – they took a bath on the quick turnaround deal they did buying Lala and selling it again almost immediately to Apple….

Spotify trying to break into American Market

Music streaming service Spotify is trying to build a viable strategy for US entry. Currently the ‘freemium’ phenomenon is active in Europe only, and is trying to tinker it’s platform into a fully balanced, financially…

We7 Exclusive Music Streams

We7 have a couple of exclusive albums available this week: the first from Joss Stone, is here on the Times website, if you don’t fancy being all conventional and going onto the We7 website. Next…

Sky Songs: New Music Streaming Service from BSKyB Launching on Monday

Sky Songs is the new music streaming and download service from BSkyB which will be launching on Monday. Sky has been developing this music service for the past nine months and the service seems to…

Spotify (Music Streaming Service) To Soon Launch in the US Market

Spotify has received a lot of press in the last few days cause they are planning to move their European only service into the US market. The story was broken over at Forbes and I…