Chief financial officer says that Sony, owner of one of the world's three major labels, needs to evaluate what kind of value it's getting in allowing catalog music to be streamed for free.
Amazon may be planning an ad-supported video service, one that includes music videos and both original and licensed TV series as a counterpoint to its Instant Video download and subscription services, according to a report.
Free All Music began a private beta test this week, and I'm satisfied with the value proposition, as the ad-viewing and MP3-downloading process is surprisingly painless.
EMI is the second big recording company to cut deal with FreeAllMusic.com, a start-up that thinks it can succeed with ad-supported music.
Greg Sandoval talks about what led to SpiralFrog's sudden death, and whether other sites have any hope of pursuing a similar model successfully.
As of Friday, you will need to shell out for an Apple Music subscription if you want to listen to your favorite stations.
The mobile apps for the streaming-music service will finally incorporate short video clips. The trick will be to convert listeners to viewers.
Pandora's subscription-based Internet music service will now be free on Logitech Squeezebox devices--though you'll have to sit through some ads.
Google offers a free ad-supported music option to Google Play before the Apple Music launch. Meanwhile, Google X is working on its own wearable and you can be a part of Google's Project Jump.
Record label is the third of the majors to sign licensing deals with social-networking site Imeem.