Issue #322: Tidal Partners with Dubset to Stream DJ Sets; Blockchain’s Potential to Music; Iovine Leaving Apple Music

Tidal partners with Dubset to stream DJ sets and remixes
Tidal partners with Dubset to stream DJ sets and remixeswww.theverge.com

Spotify and Apple Music made similar deals in 2016; Dubset is trying to make it easier for producers and DJs to legitimatize and capitalize on their work.

Spotify Files For IPO: Here’s What That Means For Its Rivals
Spotify Files For IPO: Here’s What That Means For Its Rivalswww.fastcompany.com
The decision sent tremors through the music industry: Both big players like Apple and Amazon and smaller rivals like SoundCloud and Tidal will be affected.

Blockchain's Vast Potential To The World Of Music
Blockchain's Vast Potential To The World Of Musicwww.youtube.com
Panos A. Panay, Berklee College of Music, explains how smart minds are figuring out ways to use blockchain’s technology to enhance music attribution.

Jimmy Iovine Leaving Apple Music in August
Jimmy Iovine Leaving Apple Music in Augustwww.billboard.com
Look for Jimmy Iovine to leave Apple Music in August. His planned departure is likely timed to his shares fully vesting, sources tell Billboard.

SoundCloud Denies Decreasing Audio Quality, Cites Standard Testing
SoundCloud Denies Decreasing Audio Quality, Cites Standard Testingwww.billboard.com
SoundCloud is calling claims “inaccurate” that it has changed its streaming audio format and decreased its quality.

Why I Still Buy Music in the Age of Spotify
Why I Still Buy Music in the Age of Spotifywww.digitalmusicnews.com
Whenever anyone walks into my house, they generally notice one thing: the huge vinyl record collection that takes up an entire wall.

Repairing the artist-fan relationship with blockchain
Repairing the artist-fan relationship with blockchainblog.passagex.com
Artists and fans alike suffer if high ticket prices diminish access to shows. Ticket resale markets can serve everyone, but they need surgery. Event ticket pricing is complicated.

Video Metrics to Measure
Video Metrics to Measureblog.symphonicdistribution.com
The YouTube Creator Studio has a fantastic dashboard full of useful analytics. We’ve put together key video metrics to measure your success.

6 Ways To Get Started With Audio Marketing In 2018
6 Ways To Get Started With Audio Marketing In 2018www.cmswire.com
With the rise of digital assistants and podcasts, audio content marketing is making a comeback, here’s how to add audio to your content strategy.

Submit Your Music To These 100 Music Blogs
Submit Your Music To These 100 Music Blogsmusic3point0.com
Bloggers are a great way to get exposure for your music, and this thorough chart of 100 music blogs is a great place to start.