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  1. Morning Fix: Aussies Approve UMG-EMI; Jay-Z, Beyonce's Obama Fundraiser; Facebookification of Twitter

    September 19, 2012 7:39 AM EDT Head HERE to subscribe to Billboard's free music-business newsletters. UNIVERSAL MUSIC-EMI DEAL APPROVED BY AUSTRALIAN REGULATORS WITH NO DIVESTMENTS: Australia's competition and consumer commission has given the thumbs-up to Universal M ...

  2. SXSW Q&A: SoundCloud's Dave Haynes

    March 16, 2012 4:05 PM EDT SoundCloud's Dave Haynes @ SXSW (Photo: Glenn Peoples) On T-shirts, posters and stickers, SoundCloud logo - a cloud - was a familiar site around downtown Austin during SXSW Interactive. Billboard.biz ran into Dave Haynes, SoundCloud's VP ...

  3. Moontoast, DIY Impulse Now Powering SoundCloud Sales Through Facebook Pages

    June 23, 2011 12:46 PM EDT Moontoast and DIY Media both released products this week that allow SoundCloud users to sell their music directly to fans through their Facebook pages. Moontoast , which builds products that enable commerce on the Facebook platform, now allows Sou ...

  4. SoundCloud Unveils Labs Site With APIs to Chart Future Course

    May 04, 2011 11:43 AM EDT Music sharing platform SoundCloud-which bills itself as a "YouTube for Music"-launched a new site called SoundCloud Labs designed to feature other apps built using its API. According to the site, the purpose is to "give you a place ...

  5. Tw1tterband: Form, Record Through Twitter

    March 04, 2011 2:17 PM EST I guess it was only a matter of time. A group of musicians (and non-musicians), all of whom have never actually meet in person have found each other via Twitter and formed a band. Tw1tterband . The brainchild of one Richard Newman, the idea took s ...

  6. ReverbNation Users Offered New Licensing Options

    September 29, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Artist using the DIY marketing and promotional platform ReverbNation now have the chance to get their music licensed for movies, TV, videogames and other types of productions thanks to a deal with APM Music. APM is the production library joint ven ...

  7. @MIDEM: SoundCloud, Hype Machine Distribute To Blogs

    January 25, 2010 12:00 AM EST Digital platform SoundCloud and blog aggregator the Hype Machine has announced a new partnership during the MIDEM conference in Cannes. Berlin-based SoundCloud is an online service which allows artists and industry professionals to distribute and ...

  8. Digital Briefs: ReverbNation, MSN Radio, Kid Rock

    June 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - ReverbNation is integrating Twitter into all artist profile pages. Twitter allows users to send short updates, often via mobile text messaging, to fans monitoring their profile pages. ReverbNation says it will soon add Facebook status updates as ...

  9. ReverbNation Creates Facebook Widget

    July 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Indie-focused online music repository ReverbNation has created a version of its service specifically for the Facebook social network. Called "My Band," the ReverbNation app allows participating artists to post and sell an unlimited numbe ...