Can Music Stores, Indie Labels Survive The Big Distribution Debacle?As the key holiday sales season begins, US music stores are in crisis after months of late, inaccurate and missing shipments from Direct Shot, the exclusive physical goods distributor of UMG, Sony and UMG that’s putting the entire independent music eco-system ...

SOUNDCOULD APRIL NEWS

Music streaming pioneer SoundCloud raises $75M from Pandora owner SiriusXM SoundCloud, the music streaming company that has been described as the “YouTube of audio” because of its profusion of user-generated content, has some big, strategic investment news today. The company has raised $75 million in funding from satellite radio giant ...

SoundCloud, the famous music service whose launch of so many young rap careers spawned its own music genre, upped its global revenue from 2016 to 2017 by more than 80 percent, according to its latest financial reports. The company, however, has been troubled recently by financial upheaval. The company’s 2017 ...