Merlin, the umbrella organisation for the global independent label sector, has announced an agreement with MQA to deliver hi-res streaming.
Academics and industry experts are to gather in London next month to discuss the profitability and sustainability of music streaming.
Spotify has acquired US blockchain startup Mediachain Labs to help develop technology for better connecting rightsholders with the tracks played via the streaming service.
More than half a million music creators have lobbied the European Parliament to request a ‘meaningful and innovative solution’ to the transfer of value in the digital music marketplace.
Apple Music, the global streaming service with around 20 million subscribers, has launched Up Next, a new programme to support emerging acts.
We catch up with PRS for Music chief executive Robert Ashcroft to learn the story behind 2016's record royalty numbers and hear about the society’s biggest challenges in 2017 and beyond...
The Performing Right Society (PRS) has announced it paid out more than half a billion pounds in royalties to songwriters, composers and publishers last year, in its strongest performance to date.
Spotify and digital rights agency Merlin agree new multi-year global licensing agreement.
UK record labels’ trade income has reached a five-year high following five percent growth in 2016, new figures have revealed.
Anita Awbi spends time with digital experts and strategists across the publishing sector to gauge how streaming is shaking up their business.