HMV isn’t going anywhere as Canada saves the UK music shop

The high street is dwindling and HMV are teetering on the edge, but Canada have saved the day for the UK’s biggest music retailer. HMV had a bad start to 2019 after a disappointing holiday…

No more downloads for music store DJtunes and DJshop after 20 years

After 20 years of offering up dance lovers a one stop shop for the best in dance music, DJshop and Djtunes are no longer offering music downloads. German companies DJshop and DJtunes are two of…

eBay just launched a new hub for music new, old and rare

eBay have launched a new¬†dedicated entertainment section which brings a load of new music offers to you. ‘The Entertainment Shop’ is eBay’s new focused marketplace for buying and selling music, books, film, TV, and games….

Google opening a YouTube store in London for YouTubers

In the next month YouTube will open up a unique YouTube shop of YouTuber merch called the ‘Creator Store’ as part of their London¬†YouTube Space. YouTube’s Creator Store will open within the next 4 weeks…

Warner Music screw independent music stores by ending sales to small retailers

Warner Music have revealed that they will stop selling to music shops that make less than $10k for them a year, because being an independent retailer isn’t hard enough as it is. Warner Music have…

Bandcamp Adds Transaction Fees and Starts to Make Money

Bandcamp has just announced that their service will now be receiving a percentage of all sales. Bandcamp will now charge 15% on all sales as a transaction fee, dropping to 10% as soon as an artist, management or label’s all-time sales exceed $5,000.