Warner Music

2,000 Women From Swedish Music Industry Sign #MeToo Letter

"We know who you are."<p>So concludes a letter, part of the #MeToo campaign addressing and confronting sexual harassment and assault in the workplace and beyond, signed by more than 2,000 women within the Swedish music industry. They work for companies big and small, including major and independent …

Music

Top Exec at Warner Music Sweden Ousted Amidst Sexual Harassment Claims

A top executive at Warner Music Sweden was suspended from his role on Thursday (Nov. 16) amidst multiple allegations of sexual misconduct involving …

Sweden

The Payola Blues: New Technology, Same Old Tune?

The power of curated streaming playlists cannot be understated. With their capacity to break unknown artists on an international scale, the recording …

Music (Australia)

How Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Will Revolutionize the Music Industry

Soon all your favorite musicians may have their own currency for fans to purchase music and gain access to special perks.<p>Hakim Draper, cofounder of Boogie Shack Music Group, believes that Blockchain holds the power to spark the greatest revolution in the music industry since Apple launched the …

Lil Wayne

Koch brothers and Meredith target Time Inc

Shannon Bond and James Fontanella-Khan in New York<p>The conservative billionaire Koch brothers have formed an unlikely alliance with Meredith, the …

Koch Brothers

10 Baltimore Musicians on the Rise

1<p>Peso Da Mafia<p>Peso Da Mafia<p>Snail Mail<p>Riplay<p>Post Pink<p>Lor Choc<p>YGG Tay<p>Us and Us Only<p>Bandhunta Izzy<p>:3LON<p>Amy Reid<p>In Baltimore — a city sandwiched between …

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Interview: The War On Drugs - War Correspondent

<b>Three years after breaking into the indie mainstream with third album, Lost In The Dream, spacey Philadelphian sextet The War On Drugs return with</b> …

Guitar

THR Editor's Cut

The <i>Weekender</i>: Louis C.K.'s projects have been halted in the wake of admitted sexual misconduct. Plus: The Academy gathers tonight for its annual …

Entertainment

5 things you need to know about the entertainment business: Sony goes into gaming and more

<b>Sony Music starting game publishing label</b><p>Sony Music Entertainment has announced the launch of its own game publishing label, Unties. Thus far, Unties …

Sainsbury'S

Cheddar to launch Cheddar Big News by the end of Q1 2018, modeled after Headline News

2:45 PM ET, November 9, 2017<p><b>Despite Jack Dorsey's pledges to remove hate symbols and violent groups, Twitter verifies creator of white supremacist</b> …

Jason Kessler

Cinq Music Acquires T.I. Catalog, Preps Greatest Hits Album

T.I.’s iconic catalog has a new home. Cinq Music, the digital-first record label, distributor and rights management company run by …

Music

As Ticket Bundles Become a Go-To Chart Boost, Not Everyone Is Celebrating

Packaging albums with concert seats can bump artists' chart positions, but promoters sweat higher ticket prices and premature tour sales.<p>This week, …

Music

Sony & Warner Sue TuneIn For Copyright Infringement in UK High Court

When it comes to providing digital online audio content, TuneIn is one of the world’s giants.<p>Whether music, news, sport or just chat, TuneIn provides …

Copyright

Above & Beyond Confirm Live Show Documentary Coming in 2018

With the new year quickly approaching, crowds everywhere are eagerly looking forward to what 2018 has in store for the EDM scene. <b>Above & Beyond</b> has …

Electronic Music

Sony and Warner launch legal proceedings against TuneIn in the UK

MBW understands that Sony Music Entertainment and Warner Music Group are teaming up for a legal case against streaming radio service TuneIn in the UK …

Music Industry

Shesaid.so launches music industry mentoring scheme, She.grows

Executives from a range of companies including Universal Music, AIM UK, Warner Music Group, Ninja Tune, Sony/ATV and Cooking Vinyl have signed up for …

Music Industry

BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg says online abuse and threats aim to silence her

3:30 PM ET, November 2, 2017<p><b>Memo: Breitbart benefactor Robert Mercer to sell his stake in Breitbart News to daughters and disavows Milo Yiannopoulos</b> …

Brett Ratner

Pandora Q3: revenue of $379M, vs. $381M expected, and 5.19M subs, up 29% YoY; shares fall 6%

4:49 PM ET, November 2, 2017<p><b>Memo: Breitbart benefactor Robert Mercer to sell his stake in Breitbart News to daughters and disavows Milo Yiannopoulos</b> …

AMC

Apple's services division reports record revenue

Apple’s services division has posted record quarterly revenue of $8.5 billion (£6.48 billion) for the period ending September 30, an increase of 34% …

Apple TV

CBS reports mixed Q3 results with net earnings of $592M, revenue of $3.2B, vs. $3.3B est.

4:35 PM ET, November 2, 2017<p><b>Memo: Breitbart benefactor Robert Mercer to sell his stake in Breitbart News to daughters and disavows Milo Yiannopoulos</b> …

Brett Ratner

A look at Fox News' smear of CNN's Jake Tapper, and how only ratings matter

3:50 PM ET, November 2, 2017<p><b>Memo: Breitbart benefactor Robert Mercer to sell his stake in Breitbart News to daughters and disavows Milo Yiannopoulos</b> …

Brett Ratner

YouTube rolls out kid profiles for YouTube Kids, tailoring app for age based on birthdates

6:50 PM ET, November 2, 2017<p><b>Memo: Breitbart benefactor Robert Mercer to sell his stake in Breitbart News to daughters and disavows Milo Yiannopoulos</b> …

AMC

Nielsen: 15.8M viewed first episode of Stranger Things in first 3 days, not including mobile

6:05 PM ET, November 2, 2017<p><b>Memo: Breitbart benefactor Robert Mercer to sell his stake in Breitbart News to daughters and disavows Milo Yiannopoulos</b> …

Netflix

Former Warner Music CEO Edgar Bronfman Jr. forms media VC firm with Luminari's Daniel Leff

2:45 PM ET, November 2, 2017<p><b>Memo: Breitbart benefactor Robert Mercer to sell his stake in Breitbart News to daughters and disavows Milo Yiannopoulos</b> …

Prior actions show Facebook, Google, Twitter can't self-regulate; it's time for oversight

<b>Lawmakers release a sampling of Russian Facebook ads placed during and after campaign</b> — Lawmakers on Wednesday released a trove of ads that Russian …

Brett Ratner

Conde Nast to close Teen Vogue print edition, cut 80 jobs, and lower frequency of titles

<b>Lawmakers release a sampling of Russian Facebook ads placed during and after campaign</b> — Lawmakers on Wednesday released a trove of ads that Russian …

Brett Ratner

Viacom names Kelly Day head of new Digital Studios unit, creator of digital-native content

1:00 PM ET, November 2, 2017<p><b>Memo: Breitbart benefactor Robert Mercer to sell his stake in Breitbart News to daughters and disavows Milo Yiannopoulos</b> …

Advertising

Owner of Rush, Timbaland Songs Hunting for Equity Partner

Ole, owner of rights to songs from Timbaland to Canadian rockers Rush, aims to ramp up acquisitions and double its profit as it looks for a new …

RIAA

Warner Music Signs With Anghami - The 50 Million User Streaming Music Service You've Never Heard Of

Previously, music from WMG's material was available through an affiliate deal that included Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, Egypt, …

Streaming

Sainsbury’s is cashing on the vinyl revolution and launching a record label

Making life sound better?

Music