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Nile Rodgers and Craig Kallman Together at New Music Seminar 2014

New Music Seminar dedicated to exploring ideas that will lead to a better music business through networking, engagement, and discussion about the future of music and business, announced that producing legend Nile Rodgers, along with Chairman/CEO of Atlantic Records Craig…

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Warner Music Group Elects Three New Directors

  Warner Music Group Corp. (WMG) announced the election of three new directors: Mathias Döpfner, Chairman and CEO of Axel Springer SE; Noreena Hertz, noted economist, strategist, and author; and Oliver Slipper, Joint CEO of Perform Group PLC. With these…

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BMI President to be Honored with Visionary Leadership Award

The Songwriters Hall of Fame has announced that BMI President Del Bryant will be the second-ever recipient of the organization’s Visionary Leadership Award. This prestigious acknowledgement, which will be presented as part of the 45th Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame…

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RF Tech Watch: TrackPunch Launches Social Music Discovery Platform

TrackPunch launches its new music streaming service with one goal: to turn music discovery into a social experience. The platform provides users with an elegant way to find and listen to new music, based on their friends’ listening habits. TrackPunch…

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Rdio and Shaw Communications Announce Strategic Partnership

Rdio, Inc. (“Rdio”) and Shaw Communications Inc. (“Shaw”) today announced a marketing, content and promotion partnership that will grow Rdio, the leading digital streaming music service in Canada and provide Canadians a seamless digital experience for music. “Canada is Rdio’s…

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YouTube Partner, Rumblefish Boasts 5 Million Copyrights Under Management

Rumblefish, the leader in micro-licensing and YouTube royalty administration, is demonstrating unprecedented growth, further cementing its commanding presence in the space. Videos using Rumblefish-licensed music now receive more than 1 billion monthly views on YouTube and can spike to upwards…

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Indie Artist George Tandy, Jr. Reaches Top 5 on Billboard Charts

Thompkins Marketing is proud to announce that indie artist, George Tandy, Jr. and his new single, “March” has successfully arrived to the Top 5 of Billboard establishing itself as a breakthrough radio hit. As an indie music release, “March” is…

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Michael Dell’s MSD Capital Invests In Kobalt

Kobalt Music Group, the leading independent music publisher and music services company, announced that an affiliate of MSD Capital, L.P., the private investment firm for Michael S. Dell and his family, has made a significant growth capital investment in the…

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REVOLT Partners with ToneMedia to Launch Innovative Video Player

Through a groundbreaking partnership, REVOLT and ToneMedia announced an effort to pair the music network’s original programming with ToneMedia’s music platform. Beginning today, ToneMedia will host a customized video player across its top-ranking music properties, which will feature exclusive clips…

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BMG CONCLUDES TALPA MUSIC ACQUISITION

BMG has announced it has concluded the acquisition of Talpa Music, the leading Benelux-based music publisher which includes some of world’s leading EDM stars among its writers. The Talpa Music acquisition not only makes BMG Benelux – now renamed BMG…