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DJs of the Future Don’t Spin Records — They Write Code; Apple Debuts New Music App; Spotify’s Listening App ‘Stations’ Launches in US

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DJs of the Future Don’t Spin Records — They Write Codewww.wired.com
“Live-coding” parties are the latest phenomenon in underground electronic music culture.

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Apple Announces New Music App, Replacing iTunes, at WWDC 2019www.billboard.com
Eighteen years after it was released, Apple is ready to retire iTunes.

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Spotify’s Lean-Back Listening App ‘Stations’ Launches in USwww.billboard.com
Spotify’s experimental lean-back listening app Stations is now available for both iOS and Android devices in the U.S., Billboard has confirmed. The app was previously only available in Australia, where it was introduced for Android in January 2018 and iOS just last month.

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Russia’s Yandex.Music Streaming Service Doubled Paid Subscribers in a Yearwww.billboard.com
Yandex.Music, the music streaming service run by the local online giant Yandex, saw the number of its paid subscribers double over the past 12 months to reach nearly 2 million.

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Monetising Fandom: How ByteDance Is Poised To Lead A Streaming Paradigm Shift www.hypebot.com

Music subscriptions are going a great job of monetising music consumption, says MIDiA analyst Mark Mulligan, but the next phase is monetise music fandom.

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Music Producers Protest Streaming Service Over Unpaid Wageswww.sixthtone.com
Kugou abruptly pulled the plug on a project that brought singers and songwriters together for new collaborations but has yet to pay off the broken contracts, aggrieved parties say.

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Spotify’s new feature will allow you to collaborate with friends and listen music togethermspoweruser.com

Spotify is one of the most popular music streaming app at the moment and the company is working hard to make sure it stays that way. With streaming apps from companies like Google and Amazon, it’s tough for Spotify to maintain their position.

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New Report Says Music Piracy On The Rise With 17 Million Stream-Rippers In 2018www.forbes.com
Back in 2017, there were a reported 15 million stream-rippers in the U.S.

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Could streaming services offer ‘creator support’ for artists?musically.com

The idea of ‘top-up’ crowdfunding-style payments within music-streaming subscription services is something Music Ally has floated in the past.

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Music streaming app wins LSU Venture Challengewww.businessreport.com

Revibe, a music streaming and sharing application, won the 2019 Venture Challenge, securing a $12,000 award

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New Spotify feature turns your favorite songs into recipeswww.campaignlive.com
You can literally eat music with this incredible AI technology from J. Walter Thompson Brazil.. From Campaign US

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11 Amazon Music Tips to Level Up Your Streaming Gamewww.pcmag.com
Like streaming music? Here’s how to get the most out of your Amazon Music subscription, whether you’

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Create a Music Streaming Mobile App1reddrop.com

Everybody likes music. Life’s beat is getting quicker and quicker, and there’s not even time to check all the lists of music tracks, download the ones you like, arrange them into playlists, and what not.

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