Overall Music Sales Up, Albums Down

Music News: Mid-year SoundScan report also shows a bump in digital sales

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  • Apple aims to remake digital music, again - Oman Observer
    Apple's GarageBand uses trackpad pressure to control your tunes - Engadget
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  • Rihanna Hits 100 Million Singles Sold Milestone - Baller Status
    Rihanna Becomes RIAA's Top Digital Singles Artist - Philly.com
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  • Amazon Opens Shop in Mexico - Billboard
    Amazon Prime Now one-hour delivery service arrives in London - ZDNet
    07/1/2015 - 11:50 am | View Link
  • Tech stocks heating up in July - USA Today
    ... been to the free trial of Apple Music? How popular is the Apple Watch, launched earlier this year? Has the iPad finally halted its sales slump?
    07/1/2015 - 5:36 am | View Link
  • Apple stirs up music industry - Lowell Sun
    ... record sales, for its revenues. "We are at an important inflection point of the evolution of music," said Larry Miller, a professor of music...
    06/30/2015 - 7:04 am | View Link
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  • Gelb Music Sees Success with Ecommerce Focus
    Gelb Music was founded in 1939 by Sidney Gelb ... “Gelb had an eBay account, but just used it to move old pickups and guitars – they didn’t see it as a valued sales channel,” he said. “They moved 10 items in two years. But I had seen some ...
    07/1/2015 - 8:03 am | View Link
  • Rihanna breaks RIAA music sales records
    The Recording Industry Association of America have announced that Rihanna is the first artist to surpass 100 million gold & platinum song certifications. On July 1, the RIAA released the information that Rihanna is the first ever artist to have achieved ...
    07/1/2015 - 7:56 am | View Link
  • Apple Music to contribute less than 1% in revenue, analyst says
    Apple Music faces competition from rival services such as Spotify, Tidal, Rdio and Rhapsody. So, if Apple isn't going to generate a lot of sales from Apple Music, according to Munster, what's the point of the service? Well, Apple doesn't necessarily ...
    07/1/2015 - 6:26 am | View Link
  • AC/DC to put music on Spotify, Rdio, Apple Music
    "Everybody's complaining about how music sales are shrinking, but nobody's changing the way they're doing things, she adds. "They keep running towards streaming, which is, for the most part, what has been shrinking the numbers of paid album sales."
    06/30/2015 - 6:34 pm | View Link
  • Dom Flemons Headlines Classic City American Music Festival
    Things have gotten so confusing,” he adds. Flemons views the uptick of streaming services and the downslide of music sales as part and parcel of those eroding standards. He says artists have ceded control over royalties to streaming services in a way ...
    06/30/2015 - 5:07 pm | View Link
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  • MusicRow
    Bobby Karl Works The ‘MusicRow’ Awards. This year’s MusicRow Awards party had exceptional hospitality, a happy vibe and, most of all, a pervasive feeling of [...]
    07/1/2015 - 9:36 am | View Website
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    Presents and promotes live entertainment events at Radio City Music Hall, Madison Square Garden, and the Theater at Madison Square Garden.
    07/1/2015 - 4:43 am | View Website
  • Digital Music News
    Digital Music News is the premier news and information authority for music industry and technology executives worldwide.
    07/1/2015 - 2:34 am | View Website
  • Musicroom.com
    Welcome to Musicroom - the world's best selection of sheet music, books about music, tuition books, music software, and musical instruments & accessories.
    06/30/2015 - 10:16 pm | View Website
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    All Access offers the latest radio industry news and music news, music promotions for record companies new music, radio station song charts, and much more. AllAccess ...
    06/30/2015 - 4:19 pm | View Website
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