SRAX Partners with LiveXLive to Offer First Music Rewards on BIGtoken

SRAX and LiveXLive announced they have entered into a strategic partnership designed to increase each platform’s user base while generating data-based insight.

SRAX’s BIGtoken, a platform for people to own and earn from their personal data, will enable its 16 million users to exchange their points, which are earned by sharing data, for LiveXLive premium subscriptions. BIGtoken will also reward points for users who refer family and friends to LiveXLive. Continue reading “SRAX Partners with LiveXLive to Offer First Music Rewards on BIGtoken”

LiveXLive Signs Distribution Agreement With Tencent Video

LiveXLive announced a distribution partnership agreement with Tencent Video. The agreement grants Tencent the exclusive rights to distribute the LiveXLive-produced livestream of Insomniac’s EDC Las Vegas throughout China. Tencent, with more than 89 million subscribers and nearly 900 million monthly active users, is China’s leading video platform. Continue reading “LiveXLive Signs Distribution Agreement With Tencent Video”

Stingray Selects Triton Digital for Digital Audio Monetization

Triton Digital announced today that Stingray has selected Triton Digital to power the monetization of the streaming audio content on its Stingray Music mobile application. Through this partnership, Stingray will utilize Triton’s programmatic audio marketplace (a2x®) and audio Sell-Side Platform (Yield-Op) to make its audio inventory available programmatically to media buyers around the world through both open and private marketplace deals. Continue reading “Stingray Selects Triton Digital for Digital Audio Monetization”

iHeartMedia to Acquire Radiojar

iHeartMedia today announced it acquired Athens, Greece-based online audio technology company Radiojar Information Technology. Radiojar is a centralized, cloud-based audio playout platform, and this acquisition will allow the industry to leverage Radiojar’s tools to cohesively combine the seamless elements of broadcast radio and transition these skillfully-produced listening experiences into other audio platforms including music streaming and podcasts, delivering high quality audio experiences more effectively and efficiently. Continue reading “iHeartMedia to Acquire Radiojar”

Intercept Music Partners with Studio3Bee, Gains Pathway to Country, Americana, AAA, Related Artists

Intercept Music has formed an agreement with Nashville, Tenn.-based Studio3Bee, a collective led by some of country music’s most decorated executives. Former Sony Music Nashville executives Skip Bishop, Butch Waugh and Renee Bell have signed on to serve as Intercept Music’s Brand Ambassadors with contemporary artists in the country, Americana, bluegrass, AAA and Texas genres. The agreement builds on Brand Ambassador relationships that Intercept Music has already signed in the Latin, pop, Christian and gospel fields, with several more in the works. The announcement was made today by Tod Turner, chief executive officer of Intercept Music. Continue reading “Intercept Music Partners with Studio3Bee, Gains Pathway to Country, Americana, AAA, Related Artists”

NEXTUNE Brings SESAC Music to Its Streaming Business Music App

NEXTUNE Music, based in Bellevue, Washington, now features SESAC music in its licensed music service for businesses. NEXTUNE Music, available in the Apple App Store since July, featured ASCAP-, BMI- and GMR-licensed music for restaurants, retail shops and many other public background music systems.

Beginning in October, NEXTUNE’s music service will include music from SESAC’s more than 30,000 songwriters such as Adele, Bob Dylan, Neil Diamond and other popular artists. NEXTUNE’s iOS App offers business owners the best way to get the music they want without having to obtain separate public performance licenses from ASCAP, BMI, GMR, SOCAN and SESAC. Continue reading “NEXTUNE Brings SESAC Music to Its Streaming Business Music App”

Super Hi-Fi, Associated Press Team to Bring AI-Generated Audio Newscasts to Streaming Music Subscribers

Super Hi-Fi today announced a collaboration with The Associated Press to transform AP’s daily global news content into audio-based stories that can be seamlessly embedded into any digital music service partner. Using Super Hi-Fi’s AI platform bundled with a customer content license from AP, thousands of daily news headlines from the AP will be available in real time to streaming music services with the full production quality of a DJ’d broadcast. Continue reading “Super Hi-Fi, Associated Press Team to Bring AI-Generated Audio Newscasts to Streaming Music Subscribers”

BluOS Partners with SoundMachine

Lenbrook International, the Canada-based developer of the BluOS music operating system, has partnered with SoundMachine, a music subscription service geared towards an enhanced music experience for light commercial environments.

With its content reaching over 10,000 locations across more than 65 countries, subscribers will now be able to enjoy wirelessly transmitted music through BluOS. SoundMachine provides users fully licensed access to professional curated stations and the ability to schedule promotional messages that will play at either scheduled intervals or at exact times along with their music. Continue reading “BluOS Partners with SoundMachine”

Intercept Music Announces Global Distribution Deal with Ingrooves

Intercept Music announced today its partnership with Ingrooves Music Group to deliver global distribution for Intercept Music and their clients.

“To offer our artists the greatest exposure for their music, whether in the states or worldwide, it is vital to align ourselves with highly qualified people delivering the highest quality product and results,” said Intercept Music Chairman Ralph Tashjian. “With their years of experience and proven track record, it is the greatest honor to partner with Ingrooves for global distribution.” Continue reading “Intercept Music Announces Global Distribution Deal with Ingrooves”

TuneIn, CUMULUS MEDIA Set Expansion Deal

TuneIn and CUMULUS MEDIA have signed an agreement that will bring all 441 of CUMULUS MEDIA’S owned-and-operated stations across 90 U.S. markets to the TuneIn platform as well as distribution of the podcasts from Westwood One Podcast Network. The deal will bring market-leading stations to TuneIn’s 75 million monthly listeners across more than 200 platforms and connected devices including smart speakers, beginning today. Continue reading “TuneIn, CUMULUS MEDIA Set Expansion Deal”

LiveXLive Launches OTT Streaming App on Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV Devices

LiveXLive announced the launch of its LiveXLive App across Roku, Amazon Fire TV and Apple TV devices, significantly expanding its consumer reach and social interactivity. The App offers live music fans access to some of the world’s leading music festivals and events with multi-day and multi-stage coverage, unique concerts, intimate performances and premium programming. LiveXLive also creates a social music experience for music-lovers around the world to connect with one another through chat, contests and more.

This year, LiveXLive plans to stream more than 27 music festivals and concerts across the globe with over 350 hours of live content as well as unique original programming. LiveXLive’s livestreaming portfolio includes marquee festivals such as Rock in Rio Brazil, Rock in Rio Lisbon, EDC Las Vegas, Hangout Music Festival, Bumbershoot, Country 500, Paleo Festival de Nyon and Rock on the Range, among many others. Continue reading “LiveXLive Launches OTT Streaming App on Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV Devices”