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    ‘Carnage coming to radio’, 7digital boss warns

    7digital chief strategy officer Ben Drury has warned of ‘casualties’ across radio if the music business – led by streaming platforms - reclaims ‘lost ground’ from the broadcast media.
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    6 Music Festival to host Hack Day

    BBC Radio 6 Music is to host a Hack Day bringing together local tech talent with music industry players to explore all elements of the live music experience.
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    SXSW: LiveMusicStage launches Austin Tech Talk

    Online streaming platform LiveMusicStage has launched the Austin Tech Talk streaming channel at this year’s SXSW festival.
  • 7digital

    7Digital expands into emerging markets

    7Digital, a digital music download and streaming service, is now offering its services in a number of new territories including South America, Asia and South Africa.
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    Comment: Ben Drury, 7Digital

    Encouragingly, I have noticed a change in digital music this year, which is allowing music to be heard as musicians, songwriters, producers and engineers intended. The market is becoming more focused on high quality and we at 7Digital predict the beginning of the end of MP3 compression and a move to CD and better-than-CD quality downloads and streams.…