SoundCloud

SoundCloud Has Lost Over 100 Million Users Since 2016, Report Shows

SoundCloud’s traffic is tanking — fast — according to just-released data. But don’t tell that to the guys that just bailed them out. SoundCloud has …

SoundCloud struggles to turn fandom into hard cash

When music streaming service SoundCloud cut 40 per cent of its staff last month and refused to confirm that it had funding beyond the end of the …

Universal Music Group

SoundCloud survives but it's bad news for musicians

Audio streaming website SoundCloud has survived its do or die moment. In the face of serious financial trouble, it secured US$169.5m of investment …

Music

A Cash-Strapped SoundCloud Gets New Funds and Top Management

SoundCloud, the world's most popular streaming music app, but one that has struggled to find a profitable business model, said it received new …

How to Back Up All Your Songs and Podcasts From SoundCloud

These are troubled times for SoundCloud, with staff lay offs, changing CEOs, and talk of emergency investment securing its future for the time being. …

Google Play Music

Soundcloud saved from bankruptcy by new $169.5M investment

Embattled cloud audio distribution service Soundcloud Ltd. has gotten a reprieve from bankruptcy by managing to raise $169.5 million from Raine Group …

Startups

Troubles at Soundcloud have led to worries for musicians worldwide

Troubles at the Soundcloud streaming service have sent a wave of worry through the music world, writes <b>Jenna Wortham</b><p>THIS summer, an engineer named …

News (Ireland)

Soundcloud Has Been Saved For Now Thanks To A $170 Million Infusion Of Cash

After investors voted on emergency funding today, Soundcloud is officially on life support, a $169.5 million investment round that investors hope will keep the service afloat until a buyer can be found to absorb the struggling company<p>It was previously reported that the social media streaming …

Startups

SoundCloud Closed the Funding It Needs to Stay Alive

SoundCloud is the latest example of why nothing on the internet will last forever, and plenty of things won’t even last more than a few decades. The …

Startups

Exciting news and the future of SoundCloud

Hey everyone,Recently you heard me say SoundCloud isn’t going away. And today I’m here to tell you the exact same thing once again. In all caps.I’m …

SoundCloud Gets New Life With Fresh $170 Million Investment

SoundCloud Ltd., the popular but financially strapped digital music service, is getting a lifeline from new investors who have agreed to pump $170 …

Business

SoundCloud Gets a Lifeline From New Investors

SoundCloud Ltd., the popular but financially strapped digital music service, is getting a lifeline from new investors who have agreed to pump $170 …

Business

Congrats, Rappers Whose Names Start With “Lil”: Soundcloud Will Live To See Another Day

Getty ImagesSoundcloud Gets $170 Million InvestmentEarlier this year, Soundcloud announced that they were running out of money quickly, and at the …

SoundCloud’s Investors May Terminate The Service in 24 Hours

<i>Source: SoundCloud</i>The end may be right around the corner for the music-streaming service, but a vote by shareholders could save SoundCloud.Following …

Chance the Rapper

SoundCloud stays afloat with emergency $170 million investment

The future of music streaming service SoundCloud has been been secured — at least for now. Today, the company announced it has received a large …

Startups

SoundCloud Attempting Last-Ditch Reorganization

With its future at stake, streaming music firm SoundCloud is demanding that existing shareholders accept or reject a reorganization proposal by the …

Advertising Industry

SoundCloud saved by emergency funding as CEO steps aside

SoundCloud has just closed the necessary funding round to keep the struggling music service afloat. CEO Alex Ljung will step aside though remain chairman as former Vimeo CEO Kerry Trainor replaces him. Mike Weissman will become COO as SoundCloud co-founder and CTO Eric Wahlforss stays as chief …

Startups

SoundCloud asks investors to support rescue deal

Tomorrow is do or die for SoundCloud, the struggling streaming music company that recently laid off 40% of its staff despite having raised over $230 …

Venture Capital

How to Download Your SoundCloud Files While You Still Can

<b>UPDATE:</b> <i>I</i><i>n a blog post today (August 11) SoundCloud founder Alexander Ljung announced that</i> <i>the service will survive, as its latest round of financing</i> …

Consumer News

SoundCloud Avoids Being Shutdown With New Investment, CEO Removal

Audio streaming platform SoundCloud staved off reportedly being shutdown, with an investment from The Raine Group, a global bank, and Temasek, a Singapore-based sovereign wealth fund, and the removal of its chief executive officer. Alongside the investment announcement Friday, Kerry Trainer, …

COOs

controlled SoundCloud

SoundCloud is in trouble. The music and podcast-sharing site that once troubled the supremacy of the formerly almighty MySpace has spent the last two …

Bitcoin

Soundcloud survives, but with some key changes to leadership

Why it matters to you<p>Soundcloud is home to more than 100 million tracks, many of which could disappear if the site folds. So many will be pleased by …

Startups

How to Add Your Audio/Video to Your Website

If you’re a blogger, it can be tough to keep up with high-quality content creation; there’s so much to do and so little time.In addition, audiences …

Web Design

Vindata, Skrillex, & NSTASIA ask for a "Favor"

It may feel like August to most, but over here, it feels an awful lot like OWSLA season. Following last month's collaboration with Poo Bear, OWSLA …

Skrillex

BREAKING: Angel investors purchase controlling stake in SoundCloud for $150 million

As anyone even moderately attuned to recent news knows, SoundCloud has tread uncertain territory for the past month or so, the longevity of the music …

Angel Investors

As SoundCloud, valued at $300m, books an uncertain future… could a major label have rescued it?

MBW learns details of new deal - and they've got industry fans concernedThe post As SoundCloud, valued at $300m, books an uncertain future… could a …

Startups

Looks like Soundcloud might not be doomed after all

After fear spread that Soundcloud may be closing down, there is now hope for the streaming service amid reports of massive investment.<p><b>Exclusive NME</b> …

B. Cool-Aid's "COCOA" will have the cookout bumping [Premiere]

Today EARMILK has been given the opportunity to premiere the latest single "COCOA" by Long Beach producer Ahwlee & LA-based astral projector/MC Pink …

Music

SoundCloud Is Close to Sale of Stakes to Raine, Temasek

SoundCloud Ltd. is close to selling stakes to the Raine Group and Temasek Holdings, deals that would help stabilize the owner of the popular …

SoundCloud reportedly close to securing two investment deals as it works to stay afloat

SoundCloud’s struggles have been well documented thus far, but now the company appears to have found a way to at least stabilize its operations. According to a report from Bloomberg, SoundCloud is close to selling stakes to Raine Group and Temasek Holdings, though specific terms are unclear…<p>Spigen …