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  1. Business Matters: Music-Related Startups Raise $123 Million In First Quarter

    April 12, 2011 8:50 PM EDT Music-Related Startups Raise $123 Million In First Quarter -- The money started pouring back into digital music last quarter. Ten music and music-related startups raised $124.3 million in venture capital in the first quarter of 2011. Billboard tra ...

  2. Business Matters: Is Groupon Sliding? What That Would Mean For The Music Biz

    March 25, 2011 4:22 PM EDT Is Groupon Sliding? What That Would Mean to the Music Biz -- Is Groupon having a difficult first quarter? If so, that would impact the venues, promoters and labels that use the service to move unsold inventory and new albums. But it may just be th ...

  3. Digital Briefs: SendMe, Spotify, NPR

    March 05, 2009 12:00 AM EST - Mobile entertainment firm SendMe scored a $12 million series D funding round, led by Triangle Peak Partners, along with GrandBanks Capital, Spark Capital, True Ventures and Amicus Capital. The company has licensing deals with Universal Music Gro ...

  4. Final Lineup Set For Billboard Regional Mexican Summit

    September 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Regional Mexican music's top acts will meet the digital world's most important players Oct. 6 - 8 at the third annual Billboard Regional Mexican Music Summit in Los Angeles. In response to interest by the regional Mexican industry in adv ...

  5. Digital Briefs: Sony BMG, Tesco, IODA, RoyaltyShare

    September 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Sony BMG's Commercial Music Group unveiled a licensing Web site for filmmakers called MovieTunes. The site allows filmmakers to submit the music criteria they need, which a Sony BMG staffer will then use to help find the right song. - Warne ...

  6. Digital Briefs: SendMe, EMI, Myxer, Muze

    January 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST —Direct-to-consumer mobile content retailer SendMe has added EMI Music Group to its roster of label with which it has music licensing deals. The company can now sell ringtones from the EMI catalog. Earlier this month, SendMe finalized agreements w ...

  7. UMG Pacts With SendMe

    January 09, 2008 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Group is licensing its ringtones and other mobile content to mobile media firm SendMe. The service is membership-based, and accessible at sendmemobile.com . We're thrilled to be working with SendMe," stated Rio Caraeff, e ...