Puretracks

  1. Muzak To Be Acquired By Mood Media For $345 Million

    March 25, 2011 11:26 AM EDT Mood Media , a Toronto-based in-store media provider, will acquire South Caroline-based Muzak for $345 million, the company announced Thursday . Muzak, often dismissed as the company behind elevator music, and Mood Media are leaders in the use of ...

  2. RoyaltyShare Adds Digital Firms

    July 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Digital royalty solution provider RoyaltyShare is expanding its Content Management Service to include seven new digital services: AmieStreet.com, Hot Topic/ ShockHound.com, PassAlong Networks, Puretracks and SpiralFrog. Record label customers and ...

  3. Mobile Music Service For BlackBerrys Launches

    March 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Digital music provider Puretracks unveiled a DRM-free mobile music service designed specifically for BlackBerry smartphones, and includes content from all the major music labels. The company is previewing the device at the SXSW event this week, wi ...

  4. Crowley Upped At Koch

    August 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Koch Entertainment has promoted Bill Crowley to VP of digital and mobile to oversee the company's expanded new media division. Crowley has led the company's digital music initiatives for the last five years. Koch recently expanded its di ...

  5. EMI Links With Canada's Puretracks

    August 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT EMI has added Canada's Puretracks service to its roster of DRM-free digital music outlets. Puretracks is the first Canadian digital music store to sell EMI's unrestricted catalogue. Like other similar EMI deals, the DRM-free tracks are h ...

  6. Puretracks To Launch DRM-free MP3s

    February 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST Canadian digital music service Puretracks has launched a collection of MP3s without digital rights management (DRM). The MP3s are available in Canada for download at its digital music store Puretracks.com. The Puretracks MP3 catalog will initially ...

  7. MuchMusic Launches Digital Download Store

    October 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT A first for a Canadian broadcaster. Toronto-based MuchMusic has partnered with download service provider Puretracks, to launch a digital download store ( shop.muchmusic.com ). The online service, which is a first for a Canadian broadcaster, went l ...

  8. Tower Records Preps Download Store

    June 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Site to launch June 27. Tower Records is adding a digital download store to its retail offerings, with the launch of tower.com/digital on Tuesday June 27. The store will offer 1.2 million tracks, all encrypted with Windows Media Audio at a higher ...

  9. Tower Records Preps Download Store

    June 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Tower Records is adding a digital download store to its retail offerings, with the launch of tower.com/digital on Tuesday June 27. Tower Records is adding a digital download store to its retail offerings, with the launch of tower.com/digital on Tu ...

  10. Univision Digital Music Store Expected In June

    May 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Univision Online will launch a digital music store by early next month, Billboard has learned. Univision will capitalize on the clout and traffic of univision.com, which has over 10 million unique use Univision Online will launch a digital music s ...

  11. Bell Canada Acquires Puretracks Interest

    March 02, 2006 12:00 AM EST Stakes also held by Universal, Sony BMG, EMI. Media giant Bell Canada today (March 2) acquired a majority interest in the Canadian digital music service provider Puretracks for an undisclosed sum. Launched in 2003, Toronto-based Puretracks is lice ...

  12. Apple Bows iTunes In Canada

    December 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Regional version features 700,000 songs. Apple Computer today (Dec. 2) launched its iTunes Music Store in Canada. The Canadian version of iTunes features more than 700,000 songs, including exclusive tracks from Alanis Morissette, the Tragically Hi ...

  13. Canadian Download Store Launches

    May 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Canadian phone giant BCE Inc. began offering about 250,000 songs for downloading on its Sympatico.ca Web site yesterday (May 13). Canadian phone giant BCE Inc. began offering about 250,000 songs for downloading on its Sympatico.ca Web site yesterd ...

  14. Canadian Download Store Launches

    May 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Canadian phone giant BCE Inc. began offering about 250,000 songs for downloading on its Sympatico.ca Web site yesterday (May 13). Canadian phone giant BCE Inc. began offering about 250,000 songs for downloading on its Sympatico.ca Web site yesterd ...

  15. Canada To Get Local Version Of Napster

    May 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT This summer, the Napster 2.0 digital-music service will become the first on-demand subscription service available to Canadian music consumers. Napster, a division of Roxio, Inc., will offer Canadian c This summer, the Napster 2.0 digital-music ser ...