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Pandora Names Jason Roth Head of Product and Partnership Communications

Pandora has named veteran music/technology communications exec Jason Roth as its new Head of Product and Partnership Communications, based at the company’s Oakland headquarters. Roth, who starts this week, will report to Pandora’s newly-hired VP of Brand and Communications, Brad Minor, who comes via senior branding roles at JP Morgan Chase & Co. and American […]
Tags: Spotify, News, Itunes, Pandora, Oakland, Capitol, Roth, JP Morgan Chase Co, SiriusXM, Jason Roth, Head of Product and Partnership Communications, VP of Brand and Communications Brad Minor


MON. BRIEF: Soundcloud Monetization Slammed • Impala Battles Sony EMI • Live Music Tops 30B • SiriusXM • More

MONDAY 10.29. 18 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab [Author: Bruce Houghton]
Tags: Music, Sony, Soundcloud, Music Business, Music Tech, Bruce Houghton, SiriusXM, Music Business News


AM BRIEF: Soundcloud Monetization Slammed • Impala Battles Sony EMI • Live Music Tops 30B • SiriusXM • More

MONDAY 10.29. 18 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab [Author: Bruce Houghton]
Tags: Music, Sony, Soundcloud, Music Business, Music Tech, Bruce Houghton, SiriusXM, Music Business News


SiriusXM Makes In Home Play With Amazon Partnership

Satellite broadcaster SiriusXM signaled a push beyond the vehicle market into the home and on mobile this week with a new Amazon partnership.  Amazon Echo owners can get three free months of SiriusXM and those who sign up for a new SiriusXM All Access or SiriusXM Premier subscription get a free Echo Dot. Current customers who upgrade from SiriusXM Select to Sirius XM All Access will also receive an Echo Dot for free. Commenting on the new partnership, Jeff Kunins, Vice President, Alexa En...
Tags: Amazon, Music, Streaming, Amazon Echo, Alexa, Music Tech, Sirius, Broadcast & Satellite, Bruce Houghton, Jim Meyer, SiriusXM, Amazon Partnership, Jeff Kunins


FRI. BRIEF: Ticketmaster Buys Into Blockchain • SoundCloud + Dubset • Amazon Echo Adds SiriusXM • More

FRIDAY 10.19. 18 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab [Author: Bruce Houghton]
Tags: Music, Soundcloud, Ticketmaster, Music Business, Music Tech, Bruce Houghton, SiriusXM


SiriusXM, Amazon team up for two Echo Dot deals with freebies

Amazon and SiriusXM partnered on two joint promotions. New SiriusXM subscribers can receive a free Amazon Echo Dot. People who already own an Echo device can sign up for new SiriusXM subscription with the first three months free. The post SiriusXM, Amazon team up for two Echo Dot deals with freebies appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Amazon, Business, News, Trends, Home Theater, Smart Home, SiriusXM, Echo Dot, SiriusXM Amazon


SiriusXM, Amazon team up with two Echo Dot deals with freebies

Amazon and SiriusXM partnered on two joint promotions. New SiriusXM subscribers can receive a free Amazon Echo Dot. People who already own an Echo device can sign up for new SiriusXM subscription with the first three months free. The post SiriusXM, Amazon team up with two Echo Dot deals with freebies appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Amazon, Business, News, Trends, Home Theater, Smart Home, SiriusXM, Echo Dot, SiriusXM Amazon


Here Is Why SiriusXM Pandora Deal Makes Sense

It's been a minute since SiriusXM bought up streaming service Pandora, a purchase decision which should greatly benefit the satellite streamer in a number of areas. including making it the worlds biggest audio entertainment company.  _________________________________ Guest post by Bobby Owsinski of Music 3.0 Now that some of the dust has settled on SiriusXM’s $3.5 billion acquisition of streaming service Pandora, things have become a little clearer on why the deal makes sense for bot...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Australia, Pandora, Guest Post, New Zealand, Streaming, Music Business, Sirius, Broadcast & Satellite, Bobby Owsinski, The World, SiriusXM


Distorted to produce radio show for SiriusXM

UK independent production company Distorted is celebrating a new partnership which will see one of its programmes aired on SiriusXM in the States. Presenter Joel Zimmerman, aka deadmau5, has launched his own international show, presented in Canada and produced in Leeds. It is also broadcast on radio stations around the world and uploaded to Mixcloud. deadmau5 has produced 8 studio albums, 47 singles, and is the multi-million selling artist behind dance anthems like Ghosts & Stuff, Hi Friend, ...
Tags: UK, International News, Radio, Canada, Deadmau5, States, Leeds, Joel Zimmerman, SiriusXM, Production News, Distorted, Monophobia


SiriusXM Will Buy Live Nation, says Analyst

Analyst Brandon Ross joined other analysts in recent months in suggesting that this week's SiriusXM purchase of Pandora is part of a bigger plan, with Live Nation the next company on the list. “This transaction is likely the first of multiple deals involving SiriusXM, particularly as the all-stock nature of the Pandora acquisition did nothing to address Sirius’ growing access to cash,” BTIG analyst Brandon Ross wrote, according to MarketWatch. “We continue to believe Sirius’ controllin...
Tags: Music, Pandora, Live Nation, Meyer, Ross, Marketwatch, Music Business, Sirius, Broadcast & Satellite, Bruce Houghton, Brandon Ross, BTIG, Liberty Media, Jim Meyer, SiriusXM, Greg Maffei


TUE. BRIEF: Inside SiriusXM + Pandora • Apple Cancels Dr Dre • Instagram Founders Exit • More

TUESDAY 9.25. 18 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab [Author: Bruce Houghton]
Tags: Apple, Music, Instagram, Pandora, Dr Dre, Music Business, Music Tech, Bruce Houghton, SiriusXM


What Does a Two-Headed SiriusXM/Pandora Giant Mean for the Radio Industry?

SiriusXM’s $3.5 acquisition of Pandora, announced Monday and still awaiting stockholder approval, creates an audio monolith with more than 100 million monthly listeners, but even more importantly establishes a beachhead for the combined company against the likes of Apple, Spotify and Amazon for connected car dashboard supremacy. With in-car listening the dominant factor in audio broadcast […]
Tags: Amazon, News, Pandora, Pandora Radio, Liberty Media, SiriusXM, Apple Spotify


AM BRIEF: Inside SiriusXM + Pandora • Apple Cancels Dr Dre • Instagram Founders Exit • More

TUESDAY 9.25. 18 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab [Author: Bruce Houghton]
Tags: Apple, Music, Instagram, Pandora, Dr Dre, Music Business, Music Tech, Bruce Houghton, SiriusXM


SiriusXM Purchases Pandora For A Whole HEAP Of Money

The two companies have officially tied the knot.
Tags: News, Pandora, Jazz, SiriusXM


SiriusXM’s $3.5 billion purchase of Pandora just might be music to our ears

SiriusXM is aiming to expand its customer base beyond those listening in the car through a $3.5 billion deal that will see it acquiring streaming service Pandora, in which it already owns a 16 percent stake. The post SiriusXM’s $3.5 billion purchase of Pandora just might be music to our ears appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Trends, Pandora, Home Theater, SiriusXM


SiriusXM to Acquire Pandora in $3.5 Billion Deal

SiriusXM will acquire Pandora in an all-stock transaction valued at approximately $3.5 billion, the companies announced Monday morning. According to the announcement, the deal will create the world’s largest audio entertainment company, with more than $7 billion in expected revenue in 2018. It also moves SiriusXM and its parent company, Liberty Media, aggressively into the […]
Tags: News, Pandora, Liberty Media, SiriusXM


SiriusXM to buy Pandora streaming radio service for $3.5 billion

On-demand audio continues to shake up the radio business as SiriusXM said it reached a deal to acquire online streaming service Pandora Media.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Pandora, Usa Today, Pandora Media, SiriusXM


SiriusXM To Acquire Pandora

In a blockbuster deal sure to shake up car audio, SiriusXM announced on Monday that it will acquire Pandora in an all-stock transaction valued at $3.5 billion, creating an industry leading digital audio company with excess of $7 billion in expected pro-forma revenue this year. The companies said both popular services and brands -- SiriusXM's … More »
Tags: Music, News, Pandora, SiriusXM


Sirius XM to buy Pandora for $3.5 billion

US satellite radio company SiriusXM is planning to acquire music streaming service Pandora in a $3.5 billion all-stock deal. A statement posted online today says the action will create the world’s largest audio entertainment company: “Together, we will deliver even more of the best content on radio to our passionate and loyal listeners, and to new listeners, across our two platforms. “SiriusXM and Pandora are continuing to provide the content, products and services you expect from us.” The mo...
Tags: Top, US, International News, Industry, Netflix, Pandora, Radio, Sirius Xm, Howard Stern, North America, Alerts, SiriusXM


SiriusXM is Gobbling Up Pandora for Just $3.5 Billion

It was announced this morning that SiriusXM will acquire music streaming service Pandora in a deal worth $3.5 billion. SiriusXM is touting the acquisition as the creation of the world’s largest audio entertainment company.Read more...
Tags: Spotify, Science, Pandora, Streaming Music, SiriusXM


SiriusXM to acquire Pandora streaming radio service for $3.5 billion

On-demand audio continues to shake up the radio business as SiriusXM said it had reached a deal to acquire online streaming service Pandora Media.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Pandora, Usa Today, Pandora Media, SiriusXM


SiriusXM to acquire Pandora for $3.5 billion

SiriusXM and Pandora have announced acquisition plans before the stock market opens. SiriusXM is offering to acquire Pandora for $3.5 billion in stock, or $10.14 per share. Pandora would continue to exist as an independent service. For Pandora shareholders, this offer represents a 13.8 percent premium over the volume-weighted average share price of the past 30 days. Both the Pandora board and the SiriusXM board have approved the plan. But the transaction isn’t going to happen right away. As p...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, TC, Spotify, Media, Entertainment, Tech, Pandora, SiriusXM


SiriusXM buying Pandora Media in $3.5 billion deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Subscription radio company SiriusXM says it’s buying music streaming service Pandora Media Inc. in a stock deal valued at about $3.5 billion that’ll allow it to expand its service beyond cars and into homes and other mobile areas. SiriusXM Holdings Inc. has more than 36 million subscribers in North America, while […]
Tags: Business, New York, News, Ap, North America, Pandora Media, SiriusXM Holdings Inc, Pandora Media Inc, SiriusXM


SiriusXM Responds to Artists’ Letter Threatening Boycott

In a letter published by Variety on Monday, some 150 artists and executives, including Paul McCartney, Don Henley, Carole King, Katy Perry, Pink, Sia and hitmaker Max Martin, threatened to boycott Liberty Media, corporate parent to SiriusXM, over its opposition to the Music Modernization Act, which is thisclose to passing in the Senate. Specifically: SiriusXM has raised objections to […]
Tags: News, Senate, Paul Mccartney, Max Martin, Liberty Media, SiriusXM, Don Henley Carole King Katy Perry Pink Sia


More Misdirection, Dodgeball On Royalties From SiriusXM

Broadcasting company SiriusXM is up to no good, says Chris Castle, claiming that its out to see artists paid their fair due. In reality the company is using rhetorical trickery to distract artists while Sirius climbs its way to a more advantageous industry position. __________________________ Guest post by Chris Castle of Music Technology Policy Only a monopolist could pull off this kind of rhetorical thimblerig with a straight face and only a media consolidator like Sirius’s and ...
Tags: Music, New York, Congress, Pandora, Guest Post, Liberty, New York Times, Zillow, MMA, Music Business, Sirius, Broadcast & Satellite, The Company, Charter Communications, California Florida, Chris Castle


Squared Circle Pit #42 - Busted Open's Dave LaGreca Talks Classic Metal, Current Wrestling Scene

On this edition, I talk to Dave LaGreca, host of SiriusXM's daily wrestling talk show, Busted Open Radio. We talk... The post Squared Circle Pit #42 - Busted Open's Dave LaGreca Talks Classic Metal, Current Wrestling Scene appeared first on Metal Injection.
Tags: Music, Wwe, WrestleMetal, SiriusXM, SquaredCirclePit, NJPW, Busted Open, David Lagreca, Dave LaGreca


After Weezer’s Hit Cover of ‘Africa,’ Toto Returns the Favor With ‘Hash Pipe’

Steve Lukather is still finding it hard to believe, after 42 years in the same rock band he started in Los Angeles with his teenage classmates, Toto is bigger than ever, thanks to Weezer’s unlikely cover of “Africa,” which has climbed to the top of both the iTunes sales and alternative airplay charts. And now, […]
Tags: News, Africa, Los Angeles, Weezer, Toto, Republic Records, SiriusXM, Steve Lukather


Live Nation Stock Climbs After Analyst Calls Merger With Liberty/SiriusXM ‘Inevitable’

Live Nation’s stock climbed more than 1% in pre-market trading today after BTIG Research’s Brandon Ross upgraded the stock to buy and predicted a merger between the live-entertainment giant and Liberty/SiriusXM. “We and a growing group of investors have come to believe a nearer-term combination of SiriusXM and Live Nation is inevitable,” he wrote. “We […]
Tags: News, Live Nation, Brandon Ross, BTIG Research, SiriusXM


Netflix look to radio as they prepare their own station for SiriusXM

Netflix have dominated TV and films online and are only growing larger but now they’re looking to the future with the launch of their first radio station. Netflix have just revealed a new partnership which strays from their usual industry partners of TV and film studios. This time they’ve partnered with online radio giants SiriusXM to take their programming into the world of online audio and shows them diversifying beyond their own video platform onto a third-party. The partnership will see ...
Tags: Programming, Video, Music, Comedy, TV, Film, Standup, Digital, Online, Netflix, Radio, Streaming, Comedians, Montreal, Station, Series


Netflix to Launch Comedy Radio Channel on SiriusXM

Netflix is getting into the radio biz: The streamer has entered into a pact with SiriusXM to launch “Netflix Is a Joke Radio,” a 24-hour comedy channel set to debut by January 2019. For Netflix, the channel on SiriusXM will be a promotional vehicle for its broad lineup of stand-up specials. The company also plans […]
Tags: News, Netflix, SiriusXM, Launch Comedy Radio Channel