Spotify in talks to buy SoundCloud

Dearton Thomas Hector

Swedish music streaming service Spotify AB is in advanced talks to buy its German rival SoundCloud, Financial Times reported. It ....

30 September, 2016

Microsoft's Xbox to sell music, goes mobile


Microsoft Corp took another step toward its goal of turning the Xbox into the nexus of household entertainment, unveiling software ....

5 June, 2012

Pandora, Spotify Face Off In Free Online Music Market


It took decades for music delivery to evolve from vinyl records to CDs and years to go from CDs to MP3 players. Now Internet radio ....

7 May, 2012

Music Industry Warms To Digital Streaming

Tim Bradshaw,

It was Adele's night at the Grammy awards in Los Angeles on Sunday, where the British singer won six awards including best album ....

14 February, 2012

Thrifty Music Lovers Boost Music Magpie

Robert Budden & Sarah Mishkin

Music Magpie, the specialist online website chaired by retail veteran Allan Leighton that buys second-hand CDs, DVDs and games, ....

8 February, 2012

Personalisation Of Music Will Be Focus Area For Dhingana In 2012: Co-founder & COO Swapnil Shinde

Nandana Das

Following the launch of a BlackBerry application in November last year, social music streaming service, Dhingana will shift its ....

1 February, 2012

App Wishes You Were Here With A Musical Postcard


An app that acts like a musical postcard enables users to capture and share musical moments with friends and family and to discover ....

2 January, 2012

Could One Music Downloader Change US Copyright Law?


In the age of iTunes and an-app-for-everything, Joel Tenenbaum's battle with the music industry over illegal downloading seems ....

29 September, 2011

Facebook Builds Tighter Integration With Music, TV


Facebook unveiled new ways for users to listen to music and watch TV, offering tie-ups with the likes of Spotify and Hulu, as ....

23 September, 2011

Tanla & Muzigle Launch Solution For Classical Music Students

Bhawna Gupta

Hyderabad-based Tanla Solutions has launched an online solution called Guru Swara in collaboration with social music network Muzigle ....

5 September, 2011

Timbre Media To Ring In 'WorldSpace Radio' Once Again

Anil Das

When the satellite radio broadcaster WorldSpace went bust a few years ago, it came as a huge disappointment for lakhs of Indian ....

1 August, 2011

China's Baidu Signs Music Deal With Studios, Ends Legal Wrangle


Baidu , China's largest search engine, signed an agreement with a joint venture owned by Universal Music, Warner Music and Sony ....

19 July, 2011

Saregama & Timbre To Revive Worldspace Channels

Preethi J

After acquiring 10 per cent stake in Bangalore-based Timbre Media Pvt. Ltd, RPG's music label Saregama India Ltd has just announced ....

6 July, 2011

Saregama Picks 10% In Timbre Media For Customised Radio Channels

Anil Das

RPG Group's music label HMV Saregama India Ltd has picked up 10 per cent stake in Timbre Media, a company floated by former Worldspace ....

5 July, 2011

Saregama Ropes In Hungama Execs For Digital Music Team

Preethi J

As part of its new focus on digital and monetisation, RPG Group's HMV Saregama India Ltd has appointed Madhusudhan R. as the Vice ....

27 June, 2011

Shazam Raises $32 Million To Expand Music, TV Services


Shazam, whose technology lets people use their cell phones to learn the names of catchy songs, has raised $32 million in funding ....

23 June, 2011

Pandora Shares Plunge; IPO Investors Suffer Losses


Pandora Media Inc (P.N) shares plunged as much as 25 percent on Thursday, sending it below its IPO price and burning investors ....

17 June, 2011

Google To Launch Online Music Service: Report


Google Inc could launch a new online music service as early as Tuesday, which will be similar to a service recently started by ....

10 May, 2011

Venky's Acquires Stake In Online Music Site

Preethi J

The London based subsidiary of Pune-based poultry major Venkateshwara Hatcheries Group (called Venky's) has bought a stake in ....

6 April, 2011

Desi Hits Eyes Funding For India Foray; Can It Score A Hit?

Preethi J

The US-based Desi Hits Inc--the owner of, which has evolved from a podcast (2006) to streaming radio show to desi ....

17 December, 2010