George Thorn

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Spotify Throws Its Weight Behind Artist Marketing

Spotify has rolled out a new artist marketing program, called Spotlight, that the company will use to support artists over an extended period of …

ABC executive: second screen apps can be a distraction

Second-screen apps used to be all the rage with TV executives just a few years ago, but Disney’s (S DIS) Digital EVP Albert Cheng’s network is moving …

Google Play Music All Access launches in nine European countries

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Interview: Benji Rogers Of PledgeMusic

Here's a video of the full interview. Excerpts are below:<p><b>Benji Rogers from Pledge Music @ Austin Tech Talk SXSW 2013</b><p>"99% of PledgeMusic artists …

Songza, HSN Inc. Deal Puts Music in Front of Shoppers

Songza Media Inc., a streaming music startup that serves up themed playlists, has signed a deal with HSN Inc. to cross-promote its service with the …

Songza Launches Dollar-Per-Week, Ad-Free Internet Radio

If you’re a die-hard listener to Songza’s situational playlists, created by its staff and users (and until recently, a third-party algorithm called …

We've Looked At The iTunes Radio Contract, And Apple Is One Sly Negotiator

<b>**</b> <i>Indie label royalties rise ot $0014 in year two plus 19% of ad revenue, and various sources peg payments to the majors at between $00135 and $.0016</i> …