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Zoom is giving fandoms a new place to hang

The Verge reports: "A slow song comes on, and phone flashlights light up across a series of Zoom tiles, swaying like they would at...

British Songwriters, Composers See Royalties Climb to Record $990 Million

Variety reports: "PRS for Music, the organization that represents the rights of British songwriters, composers and music publishers, collected a record £811 million ($990...

Sony’s Music Operations Post Nearly 40% Gain in Operating Income as...

Billboard reports: "Sony Corp.'s music segment saw a strong rebound in operating income to ¥30.34 billion yen ($278.3 million) for its fiscal fourth quarter...

Consumer Habits And Coronavirus: 5 Takeaways From New Nielsen Music/MRC Data...

Billboard reports: "As the country works through the trauma created by the coronavirus, Americans are showing pandemic fatigue and increasingly turning to music for...

Our Music Consumption Habits Are Changing, But Will They Remain That...

Hypebot reports: "Here Bobby Owsinski explores how our listening habits have fundamentally shifted since the pre-pandemic era, and whether or not these changes in...

Warner Music Revenue Takes a Hit in Pandemic-Impacted Quarter as Streaming...

Billboard reports: "The Warner Music Group posted a $74 million net loss on revenues of $1.071 billion for the three-month period ended March 31,...

Why Holding an Album Until Touring Resumes May Be a ‘Bad...

Billboard reports: "As 2021 looks more likely for live music to safely return, agents argue that releasing music -- and finding new avenues for...

Bandcamp Waived Fees Again Last Friday, Fans Spent $7.1M To Support...

Hypebot reports: "Bandcamp waived commissions again on May 1st as part of their effort to help independent musicians and labels during the current crisis....

Splice Sees Record Activity During Quarantine, Nearly 50% Surge to 1.1...

Variety reports: "Splice, the popular online music production marketplace that offers royalty-free samples and presets, has seen record-breaking activity since the start of the...

7 VCs discuss how COVID-19 is changing the media startup landscape

TechCrunch reports: "The world has changed dramatically since May 2019 when we last surveyed venture capitalists about the trends they were seeing in media,...