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  1. Peter Gabriel's CueSongs Scores Synchs With Three Major Corporations

    April 27, 2012 2:33 PM EDT Screen shot of CueSongs' prcing page -- and they do bespoke! Three global brands are among the first users of CueSongs, the one-stop online music-licensing service co-founded by U.K. superstar Peter Gabriel in January and targeted at the burg ...

  2. Omnifone Eyes U.S. Expansion With 'Big Players' Following Qriocity Launch

    April 29, 2011 4:03 PM EDT Omnifone , the technology provider behind several music streaming services in the UK, is preparing for an aggressive entry into the U.S. market this year. The service already has a foothold here with Sony's Qriocity Music Unlimited service . ...

  3. 2008 Popkomm IMEA Finalists Announced

    September 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Berlin-based international music trade show Popkomm has announced the six finalists for its annual Innovation in Music and Entertainment Award (IMEA). All the finalists have already won a mentoring session with one of the three prize judges for si ...

  4. Gabriel Named MIDEM Personality Of The Year

    October 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT MIDEM will honor Peter Gabriel with its Personality of the Year Award at a gala dinner in Cannes, France on Jan. 28. The former Genesis frontman and solo artist is being recognised for his music as well as his work on innovative distribution metho ...

  5. Exabre's New Music Filter Hits UK Market

    December 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST A new, more widely accessible version, of online music-recommendation technology the Filter is scheduled for release in the United Kingdom towards the end of January. U.K.-based software's developer Exabre, which has an affiliate relationship ...

  6. France's Fnac Launches Unlimited Streaming Service

    November 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Triple-threat covers downloads, streaming, cellular. Leading French music retailer Fnac has launched an unlimited music streaming service. FnacMusic Illimité, which went live Nov. 9, accompanies the retailer's download store FnacMusic, launch ...

  7. Musicbrigade Appoints European Commercial Director

    August 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Musicbrigade, the pan-European online-music service headquartered in Stockholm, has appointed Philip Shepherd to the newly-created position of commercial director. Musicbrigade, the pan-European online-music service headquartered in Stockholm, has ...

  8. Nokia Buys Loudeye For $60M

    August 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Deal to be completed by Q4. Finnish mobile technology giant Nokia has struck a deal to buy digital music technology vendor Loudeye Corp for about $60 million. Under the terms of the pact, unveiled today (Aug. 8), Loudeye shareholders will receive ...

  9. Coke To Close U.K. Music Download Site

    June 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Mycokemusic.com to shut down July 31. Coca-Cola Co. said on Tuesday (June 20) it will close its British online music service mycokemusic.com on July 31, after losing market share to Apple Computer Inc.'s iTunes Music Store. Mycokemusic launch ...

  10. Coke To Close U.K. Music Download Site

    June 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Mycokemusic.com to shut down July 31. Coca-Cola Co. said on Tuesday (June 20) it will close its British online music service mycokemusic.com on July 31, after losing market share to Apple Computer Inc.'s iTunes Music Store. Mycokemusic launch ...

  11. Loudeye U.S. Operations Sold To Muze

    May 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Deal closed for $11 million in cash. Loudeye, which has been openly searching for a buyer since February, has sold its U.S. operations to digital entertainment firm Muze for $11 million in cash. The Seattle-based company will continue to run the U ...

  12. OD2 Appoints Davis To Drive Mobile Market

    April 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Full track mobile downloads a 2006 'priority.' Loudeye-owned digital music service provider OD2 has named Pete Davis as sales manager for its European mobile division. Reporting to Ed Averdieck, managing director for Loudeye Europe, Davi ...

  13. French Online Services Slapped With Writs

    March 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST French collecting society Spedidam has filed a suit against online retailers iTunes Music Store, Virgin Mega, Fnac Music, OD2, e-Compil and Sony Connect. French collecting society Spedidam has filed a suit against online retailers iTunes Music Sto ...

  14. French Online Services Slapped With Writs

    March 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST French collecting society Spedidam has filed a suit against online retailers iTunes Music Store, Virgin Mega, Fnac Music, OD2, e-Compil and Sony Connect. French collecting society Spedidam has filed a suit against online retailers iTunes Music Sto ...

  15. Vital:PIAS, Union Square Forge Digital Deal

    February 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Catalog includes Miles Davis, Stan Getz. Digital music services firm Vital:PIAS Digital has stuck an agreement to distribute content from catalog specialist Union Square Music. USM represents such labels as Stiff, Savoy Jazz, Denon Classics and Eg ...

  16. Vital:PIAS, Union Square Forge Digital Deal

    February 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Digital music services firm Vital:PIAS Digital has stuck an agreement to distribute content from catalog specialist Union Square Music. USM represents such labels as Stiff, Savoy Jazz, Denon Classics Digital music services firm Vital:PIAS Digital ...

  17. SoundScan Expands Digital Tracking In Europe

    January 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST Data company adds three sales providers Nielsen SoundScan International has added three companies to its list of digital music sales providers. Now supplying the data company with sales information is Free Record Shop, 7 Digital and Belgian Music ...

  18. Billboard Bows Euro Digital Tracks Chart

    October 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Debuts in issue dated October 22. The first Billboard chart tracking the hottest music downloads from around the world debuts in the issue dated October 22. The new Euro Digital Tracks chart, Billboard's first benefit from Nielsen Music' ...

  19. Napster Joins Lobby Body EDiMA

    August 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Membership includes Apple, OD2, Amazon. Membership includes Apple, OD2, Amazon. News ...

  20. Napster Joins Lobby Body EDiMA

    August 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Online music service Napster has joined the European Digital Media Assn. (EDiMA), the coalition that represents online music companies. Online music service Napster has joined the European Digital Media Assn. (EDiMA), the coalition that represents ...

  21. Napster Joins Lobby Body EDiMA

    August 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Online music service Napster has joined the European Digital Media Assn. (EDiMA), the coalition that represents online music companies. Online music service Napster has joined the European Digital Media Assn. (EDiMA), the coalition that represents ...

  22. NARM News: Nielsen To Launch New Service

    August 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Aims sights on int'l download sales. Nielsen SoundScan is launching a new international venture that will track download sales around the world. The offering, Neilsen SoundScan International World Digital Service, will feature coverage of ove ...

  23. Panasonic Ramps Up Digital Music Presence

    July 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Panasonic, the consumer-brand division of Japanese electronics goods maker Matsushita, today (July 28) launched an online digital music Web site that it hopes will also drive sales of its new MP3 play Panasonic, the consumer-brand division of Japa ...

  24. Panasonic Ramps Up Digital Music Presence

    July 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Panasonic, the consumer-brand division of Japanese electronics goods maker Matsushita, today (July 28) launched an online digital music Web site that it hopes will also drive sales of its new MP3 play Panasonic, the consumer-brand division of Japa ...

  25. OD2, Virgin Team For Greek Download Store

    June 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT OD2, the international subsidiary of Seattle-based digital music service provider Loudeye Corp., has entered the Greek market through a partnership with music retailer Virgin Megastores. OD2, the international subsidiary of Seattle-based digital m ...

  26. OD2, Virgin Team For Greek Download Store

    June 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT OD2, the international subsidiary of Seattle-based digital music service provider Loudeye Corp., has entered the Greek market through a partnership with music retailer Virgin Megastores. OD2, the international subsidiary of Seattle-based digital m ...

  27. CD Wow, Loudeye Announce Online Music Store

    May 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Pricing details not revealed. CD Wow -- a UK-based online retailer of CDs, DVDs and games -- is launching a digital music store, offering music downloads as well as portable digital media devices. Loudeye Corp. will operate and provide the technol ...

  28. Loudeye Ups OD2 Exec

    March 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST Digital service provider Loudeye Corp. has elevated Philip Shepherd to head of strategic partnerships for Europe, Middle East and Asia. Digital service provider Loudeye Corp. has elevated Philip Shepherd to head of strategic partnerships for Europ ...

  29. Loudeye Q4 Net Loss Grows

    March 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST Loudeye Corp.'s fourth-quarter net loss more than tripled to $5.5 million, or seven cents per share, on a year-over-year basis. Loudeye Corp.'s fourth-quarter net loss more than tripled to $5.5 million, or seven cents per share, on a yea ...

  30. Loudeye, Nokia Team For Mobile Music

    February 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST Finnish cell-phone maker Nokia has joined forces with Seattle-based digital service provider Loudeye Corp. to launch a mobile music platform in 30 countries. Unveiled today at 3GSM World Congress, the Finnish cell-phone maker Nokia has joined forc ...

  31. AIM Relaunches Digital Arm

    January 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST U.K. independent labels trade body the Assn. of Independent Music has relauched its new media arm. U.K. independent labels trade body the Assn. of Independent Music has relauched its new media arm. AIM Digital, formerly known as Musicindie, will n ...

  32. Music Stocks Picked Up In 2004

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST In a flat sales year, the music business regained modest ground on Wall Street. The parent companies of the major labels all posted stock gains in 2004, continuing a slight upward trend that started l NEW YORK -- In a flat sales year, the music bu ...

  33. Music Stocks Picked Up In 2004

    January 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Majors, digital distributors showed gains. In a flat sales year, the music business regained modest ground on Wall Street. The parent companies of the major labels all posted stock gains in 2004, continuing a slight upward trend that started last ...

  34. HMV, Microsoft To Bow U.K. Download Store

    December 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST HMV and Microsoft are developing a new music download service for U.K. consumers. HMV Group today (Dec. 22) revealed that it would launch the service in the second half of 2005. HMV and Microsoft are developing a new music download service for U.K ...

  35. HMV, Microsoft To Bow U.K. Download Store

    December 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST HMV and Microsoft are developing a new music download service for U.K. consumers. HMV Group today (Dec. 22) revealed that it would launch the service in the second half of 2005. HMV and Microsoft are developing a new music download service for U.K ...

  36. HMV, Microsoft To Bow U.K. Download Store

    December 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST HMV and Microsoft are developing a new music download service for U.K. consumers. HMV Group today (Dec. 22) revealed that it would launch the service in the second half of 2005. HMV and Microsoft are developing a new music download service for U.K ...

  37. OD2 Opens For Business In South Africa

    December 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Loudeye Corp.-owned digital music service provider OD2 has made its debut in South Africa through an agreement to deliver what is believed to be the country's first legitimate download retailer. Loudeye Corp.-owned digital music service provi ...

  38. OD2 Opens For Business In South Africa

    December 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Loudeye Corp.-owned digital music service provider OD2 has made its debut in South Africa through an agreement to deliver what is believed to be the country's first legitimate download retailer. Loudeye Corp.-owned digital music service provi ...

  39. OD2 Opens For Biz In Eastern Europe

    December 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST London-based OD2, the Loudeye Corp.-owned digital music service provider, has expanded its international portfolio with the launch of Zabavaj.se, a new online music store in Slovenia. London-based OD2, the Loudeye Corp.-owned digital music service ...

  40. OD2 Opens For Biz In Eastern Europe

    December 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST London-based OD2, the Loudeye Corp.-owned digital music service provider, has expanded its international portfolio with the launch of Zabavaj.se, a new online music store in Slovenia. London-based OD2, the Loudeye Corp.-owned digital music service ...

  41. Sources: MSN Music Set For Euro Expansion

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST MSN Music will later this week unveil plans to expand into the Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland and Austria, Billboard.biz has learned. Pricing and repertoire details are expected to be disclosed Thurs MSN Music later this week will unveil plans to ...

  42. Sources: MSN Music Set For Euro Expansion

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST MSN Music later this week will unveil plans to expand into the Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland and Austria, Billboard.biz has learned. Pricing and repertoire details are expected to be disclosed Thurs MSN Music later this week will unveil plans to ...

  43. HMV Australia Teams With NineMSN On Downloads

    October 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT HMV Australia and ninemsn today (Oct. 29) launched a co-branded download store that will deliver both digital and physical music products. HMV Australia and ninemsn today (Oct. 29) launched a co-branded download store that will deliver both digita ...

  44. HMV Australia Teams With NineMSN On Downloads

    October 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT HMV Australia and ninemsn today (Oct. 29) launched a co-branded download store that will deliver both digital and physical music products. HMV Australia and ninemsn today (Oct. 29) launched a co-branded download store that will deliver both digita ...

  45. Wanadoo Readies Music Club In Spain, Netherlands

    October 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Wanadoo, the Internet service provider owned by French telecommunications group France Telecom, is expanding its OD2-powered Music Club download service into the Netherlands and Spain. Wanadoo, the Internet service provider owned by French telecom ...

  46. Wanadoo Readies Music Club In Spain, Netherlands

    October 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Wanadoo, the Internet service provider owned by French telecommunications group France Telecom, is expanding its OD2-powered Music Club download service into the Netherlands and Spain. Wanadoo, the Internet service provider owned by French telecom ...

  47. OD2 Powers Into Portugal

    October 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT OD2, Europe's leading digital-music service, has clinched a deal to power and manage a new digital-music store on SAPO Networks, the broadband Web portal operated by telephone group Portugal Telecom. OD2, Europe's leading digital-music s ...

  48. OD2 Powers Into Portugal

    October 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT OD2, Europe's leading digital-music service, has clinched a deal to power and manage a new digital-music store on SAPO Networks, the broadband Web portal operated by telephone group Portugal Telecom. OD2, Europe's leading digital-music s ...

  49. OD2 Launches New Mobile Music Payment System

    October 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT OD2 (On Demand Distribution), the fully-owned international subsidiary of Seattle-based Loudeye Corp, has launched a new mobile-phone payment system for digital music in Europe. OD2 (On Demand Distribution), the fully-owned international subsidiar ...

  50. OD2 Launches New Mobile Music Payment System

    October 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT OD2 (On Demand Distribution), the fully-owned international subsidiary of Seattle-based Loudeye Corp, has launched a new mobile-phone payment system for digital music in Europe. OD2 (On Demand Distribution), the fully-owned international subsidiar ...

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