A new Music Forecasting report shows that iTunes Radio users aren't buying the music they stream. This could end up having unintended consequences for Apple's answer to Pandora, which negotiated directly with record labels rather than obtain its competitor's compulsory license.
The performing rights organization SoundExchange has finally released royalties that had not been claimed by record labels and artists, which will appear on SoundExchange's fourth quarter of 2013 royalty statements.
Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) has been elected ranking minority member of the House Judiciary subcommittee that oversees issues vital to the music industry. A member of the House Judiciary Committee for 22 years, Nadler's selection is expected to be approved the next time the full committee meets.