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The Music Biz Is Addicted to Data; SyncFloor Unites a Fractured Music-for-Picture World; Spotify, Warner Chappell Music Deal Supports Global Growth In Streaming

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The Music Biz Is Addicted To Data — And New Privacy Laws May Make It Go To Rehabwww.forbes.com
California’s new online privacy law, combined with a cocktail of similar laws in the EU, India and elsewhere , could drag the high-flying music industry down to earth.

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Spotify wants to buy the Ringer because Spotify thinks podcasting is going to be really bigwww.vox.com
Here’s why that makes sense.

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Troy Carter talks music: ‘I’d still be in a panic if I were a major label…’musically.com
Troy Carter was the closing keynote at Music Ally and Music Biz’s NY:LON Connect conference in New York on Friday, and sparked a lot of debate.

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SyncFloor Unites a Fractured Music-for-Picture World by Finessing Discoveryplatformandstream.wordpress.com

Video is everywhere, and the corresponding demand for music is exploding.

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Apple TV+ Nabs Spike Jonze’s Beastie Boys Docwww.wired.com
Meanwhile, Netflix is about to unleash Miss Americana, its documentary about Taylor Swift .

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Billie Eilish for Bond? Inspiration from 070…Shaken not stirred…medium.com

Like most people, I love a good Bond film, and a good Bond theme to go with it. I’ve often found myself slightly disappointed by the choices and the execution though.

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Spotify, Warner Chappell Music Deal Supports Global Growth In Streamingwww.forbes.com
It was a win-win for music artists and the streaming world early this week when Spotify and Warner Chappell Music announced a new global licensing deal that expands distribution into India.

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Publishing and rights: ‘Everybody needs to play ball for this tech to work’musically.com
“You can choose to grow one copyright at a time. That’s going to take a really long time,” says Golnar Khosrowshahi of Reservoir.

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For Programming and On-Air Talent, Is There Life After Radio?jacobsmedia.com
With major downsizings in the industry, many radio broadcasters will be forced to switch careers. Here’s some advice for the hard road ahead.

India s music streaming market to grow to 600 million users in the next 3 years gaana report

India’s music streaming market to grow to 600 million users in the next 3 years: Gaana reportbrandequity.economictimes.indiatimes.com

Gaana’s annual report on the country’s music consumption trends registered an unprecedented demand for regional music. This genre accounted for more than 1 billion music streams in December 2019.

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How (and Why) To Rickroll Audiophilesaudiophilereview.com
Jerry Del Colliano imagines an experiment to help keep the audiophile hobby relevant…

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Corey Taylor Has A Problem With How Music Streaming Services ‘Rip Off The Artist’www.blabbermouth.net

In a brand new interview with the Irish Times, Corey Taylor was asked if a successful band like SLIPKNOT could survive just on royalties from streaming.

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