SoundCloud has received $70 million in debt financing

The music service SoundCloud - which has been struggling for a while - has just received a $70 million loan from Kreos Capital (the Davidson…

Universal Music is ripping down all Facebook cover videos

Last year, Universal Music Publishing Group started asking for cover videos to be taken down by Facebook. The definition "cover video" refers to any…

Zayn Malik teams-up with PartyNextDoor for “Still Got Time” - LISTEN

Ex One Direction Zayn Malik shared a new song featuring PartyNextDoor. The track is called “Still Got Time” and it can be streamed below. The song…

Gorillaz announce new album "Humanz" feat. Grace Jones, Danny Brown, Mavis Staples...

British cartoon band Gorillaz finally announced their first new album in six years: it’s called "Humanz" and it's set to be out on April 28.&nbsp…

WMG launches a new "streaming first" record label

Warner Music Group just launched a new imprint called Artists To Watch Records: its mission is that will identify singles with the potential to…

Sony Music has launched the label Weekday Records

Sony Music just launched its new California-based label Weekday Records, in partnership with Pure Noise founder Jake Round. The label will be…

James Grant Group is ready to expansd in US market

The UK-born firm James Grant Group has acquired well-respected Los Angeles management company Deckstar (home to the likes of Blink 182 and Steve…

Viagogo empty-chaired at UK select committee hearing no-show

Viagogo may be just one of four prominent secondary-ticketing services in the UK, but it’s become the focal point for anger around how its market…

Gorillaz announce "Demon Days" reissue

British cartoon band "Gorillaz" have announced a new vinyl reissue of their 2005 sophomore album "Demon Days", as "Fact" points out. See some images…

Drake smashes Apple Music & Spotify streaming records with "More Life"

Great news for Drake. The singer’s "More Life" had a record-breaking start at Apple Music and Spotify. "More Life"’s songs collected an amazing…

Liam Gallagher reveals first solo single title Read

Liam Gallagher has revealed the title of his debut solo single; the former Oasis and Beady Eye frontman had previous revealed that his debut solo…

Chuck Berry dead at 90

Chuck Berry has died, accordin to a report by ABC News. The rock'n'roll innovator was 90; he influenced the Beatles, Elvis Presley, the Rolling…

Surprise! "Professional" sellers behind 50% of tickets on resale sites

As reported by "Financial Times", the increible figure of half the tickets on concert, theatre and sport resale websites are from bulk listings sold…

Ed Sheeran announced as final headliner for Glastonbury 2017

British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran has announced that he will headline this summer’s Glastonbury Festival. Sheeran is the third and final…

Is Spotify weeks away from signing new licensing deals with major labels?

About two years ago Spotify fell out of a long-term licensing deal with Universal Music Group. Since then, the service’s deals with UMG’s biggest…

Apple Music estimated to be 10% of Apple’s services revenues

Apple Music reached the milestone of 20 million paying subscribers in December, but how much money is it making for its parent company? RBC Capital…

Retailer FNAC to become Deezer shareholder and partner

Fresh from inking deals with football clubs Manchester United and FC Barcelona, Deezer has turned its partnership attentions back to the world of…

E Street Band guitarist Nils Lofgren is selling some of his gear

Nils Lofgren (singer-songwriter and longtime guitarist for Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band) in partnership with gear marketplace Reverb is selling…

Michael Stipe (R.E.M.) to debut new solo composition at MoogFest

Ex R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe will play during the upcoming annual MoogFest; there he will debut a “never-before-seen” multimedia installation…

Gregg Allman scraps all upcoming 2017 tour dates

Rock legend Gregg Allman announced the cancelation of all his upcoming tour dates for the year. A statement posted in his official website…