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Vampr’s Global Growth; Audio’s Opportunity; Tidal’s New Apple AirPlay Rival; SoundCloud Gives DJs Unlimited Offline Access to Tracks


Vampr eyes more global growth with two fundraising

Los Angeles-based multi-award winning Australian music startup Vampr takes a significant step in its growth with two financial announcements this morning.

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Is Spotify in for rough ride from the UK government?

New inquiry from British government to examine business models operated by streaming firms.


Audio’s Opportunity and Who Will Capture
The content, business models, and health of every media category is driven by technology. And audio technology has never been so diverse and dynamic. After decades of struggles, audio is ready to grow, not just replace.

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Tidal launches Apple AirPlay rival to cast Hi-Res Audio to your wireless
Tidal Connect is here to make music casting easier, letting you send your tunes to your wireless speakers via the Tidal app.


Quincy Jones’ Qwest TV To Hold Virtual Press Conference, November
Qwest TV, Quincy Jones’ video-on-demand service featuring jazz, funk, soul and world music, is announcing a worldwide press conference to be held virtually on November 3.

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Why is Spotify increasing the cost of its Family Plan in Australia?

For existing customers, it moves from $17.99 to $18.99 from November, although it was applied to new subscribers from October 1.

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SoundCloud Gives DJs Unlimited Offline Access To

SoundCloud has added today unlimited offline access in its DJ performance software integrations.

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Apple Music goes Boss-eyed with its Bruce Springsteen
Apple Music is pushing all the boats out for the release of Bruce Springsteen’s 20th studio album ‘Letter to You’.

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Joshua Tree Music Festival will host streaming event Oct. 23–
The quirky desert festival is the latest to go the streaming route with its “From the Desert with Love” event.

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Billie Eilish merch store will be integrated into
We reported earlier this month on plans for Billie Eilish’s first livestream, the $30 ‘Where Do We Go? The Livestream’ concert on 24 October.


Jazz Central offers streaming services to CNY

Studio will produce and market virtual presentations at low cost.

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Families Dress Up as Music Stars in Spotify’s Fun New
We see Gagas and Yachtys everywhere!

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