One year and 100 million legal downloads later, the BitTorrent Bundle platform — an online marketplace for 'Bundles,' in which content creators can distribute a combination of free and "gated" content — is increasingly taking hold as a viable marketing and distribution platform.
Closing out Tuesday’s panels at the New Music Seminar in New York, traditional radio formats were presented as a tool just as necessary as streaming and other online platforms for music discovery and marketing strategies.
Daniel Glass of Glassnote Entertainment, Steve Hill of Warp Records, Andy Chen of Aspiro Group), Peter Szabo of Shazam and Ari Taitz of ADA Worldwide spoke on a panel on "The Globalization of Music" at New York City's New Music Seminar Monday.
As streaming music services and social media tools continue to evolve, the music industry is keeping a close eye on the new media’s metrics -- while making sure that quality music remains a priority. This was the overarching theme of "The Future of Social Music," a three-hour long program presented by Spotify as part of New York's sixth annual Social Media Week.