Platform & Stream
Published in

Platform & Stream

SoundCloud’s New Royalties Plan; Viberate: All Music Festivals Will Likely Have App by 2025; Capturing All the Value in Music

SoundCloud Announces Fan-Powered-Royaltiesplatformandstream.wordpress.com

Fan-powered royalties are a new model of payouts that is driven directly by an artist’s fan base.

Viberate: Every Music Festival Will Likely Have an App by 2025platformandstream.wordpress.com

As live events will finally start to make a comeback, optimizing online communication efforts and costs will be crucial — and apps will be a vital part of that.

The importance of rights’ management — Capturing all the value in musicanotemusic.com

With the current and ongoing digital revolution creating a general optimistic scenery for the music industry to bloom in, global access to music gets spread continuously and at a faster pace than ever before.

The Hidden Value(s) of Digital Art8sided.blog
Crypto art may seem radical but its preservation of systemic traditions in the music industry won’t move us forward.

Direct to the fan: websites are where the rubber meets the road for independent artiststheindustryobserver.thebrag.com
Much like the live music experience, there are opportunities in the online world for more direct and personal interactions via websites.

PlayBit music app to curb piracywww.namibian.com.na

The recently launched streaming site that can be used on both Android and IOS operating systems is one of the first music sites with measures giving some protection and generating revenue for artists.

Fender hits the right noteswww.strategy-business.com
CEO Andy Mooney riffs on the boom in guitar sales during COVID-19 and rethinking business models for the post-pandemic world.

TikTok’s Impact on the Music Worlddailyutahchronicle.com

Video-sharing platform TikTok allows users to post their video creations — comedy skits, outfit collages, challenges and more — called “TikToks” for millions of other users to see.

RAIDAR: A Licensing Platform Designed for Students to Monetize Their Musicwww.thembj.org

The platform allows Berklee artists — and only Berklee students — to upload their work and have those works licensed into student films.

Twitch And Rolling Stone Launch New Music Streaming Channelwww.gamespot.com
Rolling Stone on Twitch will feature live music, industry news, artist interviews, and more.

FUGA’s top-tier marketing bolstered by new UK hires, attracts new signingswww.pressparty.com

New hires Liz Northeast and Alison Lamb strengthen company’s marketing & client services.

Apple Music recruits Mel Lewis from BBC Radio 1www.musicweek.com

Mel Lewis is the latest BBC radio executive to make the move to the streaming giant.

The Services Sector Is Transforming The Future Of The Music Industrywww.musicbusinessworldwide.com

Justin Kalifowitz, CEO of Downtown Music Holdings, paints a picture of how the music industry is changing.

✉️ Send story ideas & feedback to: jeff@platformandstream.com

⭐️ Support Platform & Stream by sponsoring an issue sent to our 2200+ subscribers every weekday.

☕️ Or you can support us with a coffee

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store