CEO Ian Rogers brings the direct-to-consumer marketing and ticketing company he ran for more than four years into the fold of the recently launched subscription-music service he now leads.
Marketing exec Bob Moczydlowsky has been hired to lead expansion of the microblogging service's nascent music platform, according to AllThingsD.
The streaming music service joins with Bandpage to let musicians sell experiences to fans like private concerts, duets, and pre-show parties.
Broadening its reach beyond pure music streaming, Spotify now lets users buy merchandise from artists through the app.
You can now buy T-shirts, records, and other merchandise from your favorite artists within music-streaming service Spotify.
Beats cofounder Jimmy Iovine is counting on his long-time music industry connections, superior curation and a more equitable ecosystem for artists and labels to succeed where others have failed.
Topspin, which handled the recent direct-to-fan marketing for the David Byrne/Brian Eno record, demonstrated its new platform at SXSW, and it's pretty impressive.
A man with Tourette's has become a YouTube favorite with his renditions of famous songs. In an interview with Technically Incorrect, he explains why he went from making educational videos to karaoke clips.
An experiment by Topspin and the Pixies for a couple of U.K. concerts demonstrates that in the future many acts won't need ticket brokers or promoters.
A partnership with Hello Music lets unsigned bands create personalized stations on Slacker for free.