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Platform & Stream Doubles Subscriber Base; Stream Boost for Rage Against the Machine; Spotify, Procter & Gamble Team for Podcast; Linkfire Strikes Apple Music Deal

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Concert Audio Hub Has Doubled Its Subscriber Base in Just a Few’s live-music streaming and download site helps artists make money from touring even when they’re not on the road

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Linkfire Strikes Apple Music Deal to Provide Artists Additional Streaming
Music marketing firm Linkfire has struck a deal with Apple Music to provide artists with additional attribution data from the streaming service, according to a new post on the company’s website.

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Rage Against the Machine’s Streams Leap 48% After Reunion
The band reaches Top Rock Albums and the Social 50 after the Nov. 1 news.

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Spotify teams with Procter & Gamble on exclusive podcast featuring John Legend & Pusha
Harmonize series explores the impact of racial bias in the US and how music has served as a catalyst for change

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SiriusXM Video to Offer Daily Clips From Dozens of
Some of the SiriusXM hosts you’ll be able to see more from include Kevin Hart, Jenny McCarthy, Joel Osteen, Karen Hunter and Jason Ellis.

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Mushroom Labels Connects with Vistex to Deliver Royalty Dashboards to Artists,

Vistex has been selected by Australia’s largest independent music group, Mushroom Labels.


7 things to ask your music distributor before you sign
Thinking of self releasing? This article is for independent artists seeking to release their music through a digital music distributor.


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Visual Identity, Tierra Whack, Booking Agent John Chavez, and more.


Marathon Artists Labs set for its third startups
Independent music company Marathon Music Group is launching a third cohort of its Marathon Artists Labs startup accelerator.

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Rising Execs From Spotify, Downtown, Capitol Among Music’s New
This year’s group has a heavy New York focus and includes representatives from TV, digital, music and film sectors to agencies and managers

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TikTok’s indisputable power over influencing music
Songs that go viral via the social platform’s videos are turbo-boosting streams for artists.

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Mechanical Licensing Collective, Digital Services Strike Deal to Fund Music Modernization Act-Mandated
The Music Modernization Act that passed in October 2018 was hailed as a landmark achievement for the music industry in creating a solution to several issues that have long plagued the business, particularly in the digital age.

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