Sony/ATV Music Publishing signed Joe Walsh

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has a new artist in its roster: the company, indeed, signed a worldwide publishing deal with iconic singer, songwriter and…

Round Hill bought Carlin

According to "Music Business Worldwide", Round Hill has officially bought independent publisher Carlin Music. The deal is believed to be in the…

Jimmy Iovine says his departure from Apple Music is "fake news"

Jimmy Iovine, during an interview at the Grammy Museum, tsaid he has no plans to leave Apple Music in August, when the last of his Apple shares…

Warner/Chappell drops statement about Radiohead vs Lana Del Rey lawsuit reports

The news that Radiohead were - reportedly - suing Lana Del Rey for copyright infringement over similarities between "Creep" and her own "Get Free…

Liam Gallagher tried to reunite Oasis without Noel

The Christmas truce beween the Gallagher brothers seems to have come to an end - not surprisingly, indeed. The former Oasis frontman. Liam, is again…

Kobalt has a new CEO of its music division

Kobalt Music has a new CEO of its music division: Lonny Olinick. His promotion comes seven months after the departure of Kobalt President Richard…

David Bowie’s unreleased “Let’s Dance” demo shared - LISTEN

To celebrate David Bowie's birthdate (January 8), Parlophone Records shared a previously unreleased early demo of the Thin White Duke's 1983 hit…

2018 Golden Globes: the winners list

The 2018 Golden Globe Awards ceremony took on January 7th at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. Music-wise, we see that…

Jimmy Iovine set to Leave Apple Music in August?

According to sources - as reported by "Billboard" and "Hits Daily Double" - Jimmy Iovine is set to leave Apple Music in August.  He joined…

L.A Reid's new venture has raised $75m

As widely reported, 8 months ago Antonio "L.A." Reid left Sony Music under controversial circumstances (rumours, at the time, said that a co-worker…

YouTube's head of music has great plans for 2018

Lyor Cohen - YouTube's head of music - has been profiled by "AdAge", which examined his his pitch to artists, managers and labels to better…

Nielsen report shows on-demand video was 22.8% of US music consumption in 2017

As already reported, Nielsen released its annual data for the US; the figures revealed that sales/streams of albums and songs grew by 12.5% during…

The death of rock'n'roll according to Nielsen

It's time for the Nielsen’s 2017 Year-End Report, the annual report charting consumer trends and behaviors that shaped the year in music. The big…

Spotify files for its IPO

According to a report by "Axios", streaming music coloss Spotify has finally filed for its IPO with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC…

Coachella 2018 lineup unveiled

The lineup of artists playing the 2018 edition of Coachella has been unveiled. Headliners include Detroit rap icon Eminem, pop music…

Spotify sued for $1.6 billion by Wixen Music Publishing

The Los Angeles-based company called Wixen Music Publishing has filed a massive copyright lawsuit against Spotify in California federal court…

Ticketmaster launches mobile app called Shortlist

Ticketing giant Ticketmaster just launched its newest mobile app. It's called "Shortlist – Concert Tickets", and it offers music fans “last-minute…

Vevo's revenues grew to $650m in 2017

As reported by the "Financial Times", Vevo stated that its revenues increased from $500m in 2016 to $650m in 2017: an overall growth of 30%. The…

Lorde cancels Tel Aviv gig

Singer-songwriter Lorde has canceled her June 2018 concert in Tel Aviv, Israel, less than a week after announcing the gig. Her decision comes in the…

Avicii drops music video for "You Be Love" - WATCH

Swedish EDM star Avicii just released a music video for "You Be Love", the hit single featuring rock singer Billy Raffoul and taken from his EP…