Aided by a surge in mobile advertising, Pandora posted stronger than expected revenue of $194.3 million its first quarter, up 69% from a year ago. Losses narrowed to $28.9 million, down from $38.7 million a year earlier. The Internet radio company also said it expects to turn a profit for the full year.
In some ways music executive Afo Verde, who gave a presentation during the Billboard Latin Conference in Miami yesterday, is a rock star. Verde delivered a presentation to the Latin Conference in Miami stressing that artists follow their own beat.
Following his Billboard Latin Music Conference Industry Q&A, Vevo president and CEO sat down for a one-on-one video interview where he drilled down on launching in Mexico, mobile phones as the new set top boxes and making videos for the digital age.
When Spotify founder Daniel Ek finally shares details on his company's plans to file an initial public offering (IPO) -- probably later this year -- Fred Davis will be by his side as he has from the start.
Where can you see futurist George Dvorsky by day and living meme Riff Raff by night? This year's retooled Moogfest is an eccentric five days of daytime musings on sci-fi, instrument design and music visuals and evening performances ranging from M.I.A to Holly Herndon. The celebration of art, technology and innovation is currently blowing up Asheville, NC.
Stephen “Ragga” Marley celebrated his April 20 birthday by throwing a listening party for his forthcoming self-produced album “Revelation Part II: The Fruit of Life” at the Dream Hotel’s Electric Room in Manhattan on Monday, April 21.