eMusic added to its catalog over 15,000 EMI albums Thursday, making it the last of the four majors to join the subscription download store. Only U.S.-based eMusic customers will be able to buy EMI titles.
Eventbrite has raised an additional $50 million in a venture funding round led by Tiger Global, raising its total to $79.5 million. Now perhaps more people may be able to buy tickets for guitar lessons, concerts or maybe even baking lessons...
Germany's Simfy, much like MOG, Rdio, Slacker, Spotify and others, is the latest streaming music service to receive multi-million dollar funding. Question is, can subscriptions support these valuations?
Tunecore founder and CEO Jeff Price told Billboard.biz that he was “stunned” by the recent criticism over the company's recent price hike and believes the controversy was contrived. “There hasn’t been a huge outcry” from his customers, he insisted.