Issue #451: Spotify on Tour; Three Lions Reaches All Time Streaming High; Bango Partners with Pandora

The Biggest New Artist on Tour in 2018 Is… Spotify
The Biggest New Artist on Tour in 2018 Is… Spotifywww.rollingstone.com
Streaming service is turning playlists into tours as it takes on more of the music industry

Mastodon: Music streaming could put bands out of business
Mastodon: Music streaming could put bands out of businesswww.loudersound.com
Mastodon guitarist Bill Kelliher says there’s a real chance of bands going to the wall unless there are changes to the way artists are paid through streaming services

Three Lions Reaches All Time Streaming High
Three Lions Reaches All Time Streaming Highwww.radiox.co.uk
The vintage England World Cup song was streamed over 450,000 times on Spotify on the day of England’s match against Colombia.

Bango partners with music streaming service Pandora to deliver mobile subs
Bango partners with music streaming service Pandora to deliver mobile subswww.telemediaonline.co.uk
Bango has partnered with Pandora, the largest music streaming service in the US, to power subscriptions through Pandora reseller partners.

Tunecore, Sentric Partner For Improved Publishing Services
Tunecore, Sentric Partner For Improved Publishing Serviceswww.hypebot.com

TuneCore has partnered with Sentric Music to improve its music publishing administration service.

Spotify India launch seems imminent as app shows up on Play Store for some users
Spotify India launch seems imminent as app shows up on Play Store for some userswww.digit.in
The Spotify app has popped up on the Play Store for some Indian users and the company has also created a dedicated section for “Desi” Indian music. Spotify

The Brooklyn Pirate Radio Sound Map Is Now Online
The Brooklyn Pirate Radio Sound Map Is Now Onlinewww.radiosurvivor.com

Brooklyn, NY has one of the densest populations of unlicensed pirate radio stations in the U.S.

How to enable High Quality Streaming in Apple Music over cellular
How to enable High Quality Streaming in Apple Music over cellular9to5mac.com

By default, Apple Music will use adaptive streaming techniques to play music when streaming over cellular. While this won’t be an issue if you’re on good Wi-Fi or have a solid cellular connection, it can become an issue in low coverage areas.

How Technology Is Making It Harder For Songwriters To Work
How Technology Is Making It Harder For Songwriters To Workblog.reverbnation.com

In 2018, solitude is a hard thing to come by. Because our daily lives are often revolved around technology, the non-stop noise of the internet seems to follow us everywhere we go.

Drake Breaks Spotify, Apple Music Global Streaming Records With New Album Scorpion
Drake Breaks Spotify, Apple Music Global Streaming Records With New Album Scorpionpitchfork.com
Setting new marks for the most album streams in one single day

Experimentation is Crucial in Music's Streaming Era, but Execution is Key
Experimentation is Crucial in Music's Streaming Era, but Execution is Keydjbooth.net
Artists are reshaping the form, length, and method of releases to help their albums stick beyond their first week. We explore both the hits and misses.

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