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Soundcloud enters agreement to acquire Repost Network

SoundCloud, used by many radio producers and presenters to host audio, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire rights management and distribution company, Repost Network. With this acquisition, SoundCloud says it will be able to provide high-performing, emerging creators a seamless upstream to Repost Network’s invite-only tools and services like streaming distribution, analytics dashboards, content protection and more. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. “There are more tha...
Tags: Production News, Repost Network, Soundcloud


Using full-body MRIs, Ezra can now detect 11 cancers in men and 13 in women

When Ezra first launched about six months ago, the company was using magnetic resonance imaging machines to test for prostate cancer in men. But the company’s founder, Emi Gal, always had a larger goal. “One of the biggest problems in cancer is that there’s no accurate, fast, painless, way to scan for cancer anywhere in the body” Gal said at the time of his company’s debut. Ezra raises $4M to diagnose cancer with MRIs, not painful biopsies Now he’s several steps closer to a solution. Ra...
Tags: TC, New York, Medicine, Cancer, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Insurance, Tech, United States, Disease, Machine Learning, Fda, Soundcloud, Mri, Credo Ventures, Bucharest


Guide To Promoting Your Unreleased Music [Video]

Music promo is harder than it was in the good ol' days, and easy to use services like Soundcloud have become crowded and easily dismissed by industry gatekeepers. In this video, James Shotwell addresses these drawbacks and details some low-cost alternatives artists should consider. _________________________ Guest post by James Shotwell of Haulix A smart marketing campaign may propel your next release into the spotlight, but you can’t get there without actionable data. Music pro...
Tags: Music, Guest Post, Metallica, Soundcloud, James Shotwell, Haulix


SoundCloud Adds Pioneer DJ Integration

SoundCloud has launched its latest DJ software integration with Pioneer DJ. Through its We DJ app, SoundCloud users can instantly stream and mix SoundCloud’s catalog of 200 million tracks from  20 million creators. A SoundCloud Go+ premium consumer subscription is needed. Pioneer DJ joins DJ software integrations with Serato, Virtual DJ and DEX 3. SoundCloud will be rolling out additional DJ software integrations later this year. How To: Download and log into Pioneer DJ’s WeDJ on...
Tags: Music, Diy, Music Industry, Dj, Indie, Musicians, Soundcloud, Music Business, Music Tech, Mix, Musician, Bruce Houghton, Dex, DDJ, Pioneer DJ, Diy Musicians


8 Amazing Web Resources Designed For Musicians

As social media promotion becomes increasingly difficult for artists to to do for free, band websites have now become one the most important marketing resources you have. That said, maintaining and customizing a website can be touch trickier than social media platforms - luckily there are a number of great resources out there designed specifically to help artists do just that. ________________________________ Guest post by Patrick McGuire of Soundfly's Flypaper With social media pro...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Google Analytics, Guest Post, Soundcloud, Mailchimp, Songkick, Bandsintown, Patrick McGuire, Bandsintown Bandsintown, GigMailz GigMailz, Bandtraq Bandtraq


Midemlab Offers Look At Music Tech's Best New Startups

Global music industry convention MIDEM has named its 2019 Midemlab nominees. Designed to honor the 20 best new music tech startups, Midemlab 2019 received 177 submissions from 45 countries.   Previous participants in the contest include Soundcloud, the Echo Nest (acquired by Spotify), and BandPage (acquired by YouTube). 2018 winner, Asaii, was acquired by Apple just 4 months after their Midemlab participation and Skoove, also finalists last year, recently rai...
Tags: Apple, Spotify, Music, UK, Big Data, France, Singapore, Spain, Hungary, Finland, Denmark, Soundcloud, Abbey Road Red, Bruce Houghton, Jeff Liebenson, Midem


SoundCloud are for the DJs, adding their library to DEX 3

SoundCloud don’t want DJs to ever be at a loss with what to play, bringing their massive library to the 3rd program since December. Last October news spread that saw DJs around the globe rejoice and throw their hands up in simultaneous celebration. No, sampling rights hadn’t been universally cleared. The news came from SoundCloud; the news that SoundCloud are integrating their 125+ million track library into 6 DJ programs over the next year. Serato DJ came first in December, opening up ...
Tags: Music, Soundcloud, Dex, Native Instruments Mixvibes


3 Music Streaming Services Offer Emerging Artists Programs

In many ways, being an artist is harder now than it's ever been, and the path to music industry success is crowded with obstacles. Streaming services have taken note of this challenge however, and several of them have been working to put programs in place designed to help emerging artists succeed. ___________________________ Guest post by Bobby Owsinski of Music 3.0 It’s always been hard to be a music artist, but it might be more difficult today than at any other time in recent histo...
Tags: Music, Youtube, Soundcloud, Bobby Owsinski, Witt Lowry, Halle Jacob Collier Rauw Alejandro


What Promotional Platforms Give Artists That Soundcloud, Dropbox, Do Not

As the music industry continues to evolve and change, promotion has become more important than ever but has, unfortunately, gotten anything but easier. That said, there are a number of promotional platforms which can help artists market their music at a minimal cost. Sadly, free doesn't necessarily mean effective. _________________________ Guest post by James Shotwell of Haulix Just because a service is free does not mean it’s right for your promotional needs. Promotion is the ...
Tags: Music, Diy, Youtube, Marketing, Guest Post, Dropbox, Musicians, Metallica, Soundcloud, Music Business, Musician, D.I.Y, Publishing & Songwriting, Diy Musicians, James Shotwell, Haulix


Soundcloud Adds DEX 3 DJ Software Integration

SoundCloud has added a new DJ performance software integration with DEX 3. DJ's can now instantly stream content from SoundCloud’s massive catalog of original tracks in high-quality audio available with a SoundCloud Go+ premium consumer subscription. How to get started building mixes with DEX 3 Download and log into DEX 3 online Enable SoundCloud within DEX 3, then log in using a SoundCloud Go+ premium subscription username and password Restart the DEX 3 application to begi...
Tags: Music, Dj, Streaming, Soundcloud, Music Tech, Bruce Houghton, Dex, D.I.Y, DJ Software Integration


See what fans are saying with waveform comments on SoundCloud Mobile

Let people know what you think of music and see what other’s are saying in real-time as waveform comments come to SoundCloud mobile. SoundCloud is unique in a world of music streaming services for it’s emphasis on community. Commenting, sharing, and most importantly uploading music by yourself creates a communal vibe that service like Spotify and Apple Music just don’t have. Real-time comments are a massive part of that. Anyone who has used SoundCloud on the web will be familiar with wa...
Tags: Mobile, Spotify, Music, App, Soundcloud, Application, Digital Music News, Music Stores, Comments, Waveform, Independent Music, SoundCloud Mobile


SoundCloud launch their next wave of artist promotion on ‘First On SoundCloud’

SoundCloud have a host of new artists to push out as part of their new artist discovery program after helping artists to break out last year. Last year SoundCloud launched ‘First On SoundCloud‘ to highlight up-and-coming artist in the US, UK, and Germany. It was a success and helped bring to light some of the rising artists on the independent artist-focused platform to even more listeners. The campaign focuses around the real connections that artists and their fans have, particularly on...
Tags: Music, Germany, Artists, Soundcloud, Promotion, Artist / Label News, US UK, Rising Stars, Up And Comers, Artist Promotion, First On Soundcloud


'First On SoundCloud' Expands With Fan Created Content

Following the success of the “First On SoundCloud” campaigns in the U.S., U.K. and Germany, SoundCloud has announced phase two of its developing artists program. The campaign features fans and their emotional connections to the tracks and creators they discovered first on SoundCloud. Twenty creators will be featured across SoundCloud and social media through original audio and visual content created by SoundCloud listeners. Each week throughout Spring and early Summer, the fan-powe...
Tags: Music, Florida, London, Kim Kardashian, California, Germany, India, New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, South Africa, Alicia Keys, Vogue, Venezuela, Michigan, Quinn


Remix Hits Opens Stem Marketplace, Partners With Sony To Offer Iconic Songs

Nashville based Remix Hits has launched a hit song stem marketplace offering producers iconic songs in the form of an affordable remix-focused ‘Kontakt’ stem instrument dubbed ReleaseTM . The first wave of available song packs includes classic hits from Sony Music, including: TLC’s No Scrubs, The Outfield’s Your Love, The Guess Who’s ‘American Woman,’ Europe’s ‘The Final Countdown,’ and several more. Many more songs from a variety of genres and era are in the pipeline for release. ...
Tags: Europe, Music, Sony, Nashville, Tlc, Soundcloud, Bruce Houghton, YouTube Soundcloud, Brooker, Outfield, Sam Brooker, Sony Remix Hits, Spotify Apple Music Tidal YouTube


Mix SoundCloud tracks on Virtual DJ

Bring over 200 million more tracks into your DJ set with SoundCloud now streaming straight to Virtual DJ. SoundCloud has the largest library of music online from user-uploaded creations to major label tracks. They’re ensuring that DJs are never short for a tune by bringing their massive libraries to DJ apps, starting with Serato DJ in December and now Virtual DJ apps. With a SoundCloud Go+ subscription you can pick from SoundCloud’s 200+ million track library to start mixing with. Here’...
Tags: Music, Soundcloud, Virtual DJ SoundCloud, Serato DJ


Soundcloud Adds Virtual DJ Integration

Soundcloud has added Virtual DJ so that Soundcloud Go+ subscribers can use the streamer's 200 million track catalog in their live DJ sets. Soundcloud announced a similar partnership with Serato’s DJ Pro 2.1 or DJ Lite 1.1. Here is how the new integration works. Download and log in to Virtual DJ 8. Enable SoundCloud within the app and sign in to your account (you need to be a SoundCloud Go+ subscriber). Restart your Virtual DJ 8 app to pull in tracks from your SoundCloud playli...
Tags: Music, Soundcloud, Bruce Houghton, Serato, DJ Lite


Robert Mastrosimone – 2019 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Robert Mastrosimone 2018-19 Team: Chicago SteelDate of Birth: January 24, 2001Hometown: East Islip, NYHt: 5’ 10” Wt: 158 lbsShoots: LeftPosition: LWNHL Draft Eligibility: 2019 first-year eligible Rankings Bob McKenzie: 62Pike’s Picks (March): 56Forbes Top 155 (March): 45Craig Button: 63Fisher’s Top Prospects (March): 68NHL Central Scouting, NA Skaters: 49 At his young age, Robert Mastrosimone has an enviable hockey pedigree. He was second in scoring in Bantam Major AAA for ...
Tags: Sport, Css, Chicago, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Halifax, Soundcloud, Steel, Edmonton Alberta, Boston University, Team USA, Bob McKenzie, USHL, NHL Entry Draft, NHL Draft Prospect Profile


Lil Nas X And The Question: Who Defines What A Genre Sounds Like

Lil Nas X's breakout smash "Old Town Road" was recently yanked from Billboard's country charts, despite the songs massive success, owing to the song's alleged failure to sufficiently embrace the genre defining elements of country music. Consequently, this raises the question: who gets to define what a genre sounds like? _______________________________ Guest post by James Shotwell of Haulix Viral sensation Lil Nas X has been removed from Billboard’s country charts for not embrac...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Atlanta, Guest Post, Drake, Rolling Stone, Soundcloud, Columbia Records, Florida Georgia, Sam Hunt, Old Town Road, James Shotwell, Nelly Tim McGaw


Elon Musk Rapped About Harambe And Gifted It To The World For Free

I guess even rockets get boring eventually Considering his passion in life is advancing society and taking humanity into the future, you’d think Elon Musk would be the last person to revive memes that have been dead for years in an attempt to break into the music industry. But he is just so goddamn weird and uses his free time to do stuff like photoshop his own face onto The Rock’s body, so this is entirely in his wheelhouse. So, yep, Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX, product architect of Tesla, ...
Tags: Spacex, Elon Musk, Wikipedia, Tesla, Paypal, Humor, Soundcloud, Gracie Hughes, Elon, Harambe


We Regret to Inform You Elon Musk Has Released a Rap Single About Harambe

If there’s something absolutely no one other than Elon Musk woke up this weekend thinking, it is “Elon Musk should release a rap single about Harambe, the that became a meme nearly three years ago, after which said meme subsequently got treaded into the ground, and more than a few people began…Read more...
Tags: Twitter, Music, Elon Musk, Science, Social Media, Tesla, Memes, Soundcloud, Garbage, Harambe, Soundcloud Rapper Elon Musk


SoundCloud’s new playlists help artists get heard and fans discover music

Handcrafted playlists make a truly special music streaming experience and SoundCloud know that. SoundCloud are bringing a new range of personalised weekly playlists to enhance your listening experience and discovery. New curated playlists from “some of the leading names in music” will also be bringing fresh new life to SoundCloud’s playlist selection. The curators defining the playlists are made up of “music industry VIPs” like former Editor-in-Chief at Pitchfork – Mark Richardson, electr...
Tags: Music, Discovery, Community, Streaming, Soundcloud, Playlists, Curation, Discover, Digital Music News, Playlist, Mark Richardson, Curated, David Turner, Personalised, Sowmya Krishnamurthy, Philip Sherburne


Soundcloud Adds Curated Playlists, Community Pages, More Music Discovery Options

Since playlists are the new radio, Soundcloud is making sure they have a place on the dial. Beginning today, alongside the personalized “SoundCloud Weekly” and playlists like “Fresh Pressed,” the steamer is adding more handcrafted playlists, including some curated by leading music journalists and artists. Soundcloud has also added community profile pages that bring together music communities on the platform. New Soundcloud Playlists The Feed” curates an artists’ likes, follow...
Tags: Music, Soundcloud, Bruce Houghton, Mark Richardson, David Turner, Sowmya Krishnamurthy, Philip Sherburne, Juice WRLD, SoundCloud Premier, Community Pages Community


Ex-Apple Exec To Lead Soundcloud Subscription Push

SoundCloud has hired Anthony Gabriele as SVP, Subscriptions & Marketing. Gabriele was head of subscription marketing at Apple where he helped grow Apple Music to over 50 million paid subscribers. In the newly created role, Gabriele will lead the growth and expansion of SoundCloud’s Listener and Creator businesses, in addition to overseeing its Growth Marketing and Brand Marketing, and Community Support teams. He will be based in SoundCloud’s New York office and report to Chief Operating Off...
Tags: Apple, Music, Soundcloud, Anthony, Bruce Houghton, Gabriele, Michael Weissman, SoundCloud 's New York, Anthony Gabriele, Growth Marketing and Brand Marketing, Michael Weissman Anthony Gabriele


This Guy Is The Hottest Songwriter In Pop

Many songs on Juice WRLD's Death Race For Love, the reigning #1 album in America, made me laugh out loud. A track called "HeMotions," for instance, is already hilarious coming from an emo-informed SoundCloud sing-rapper who made his name on misogynistic self-pity, even before you even factor in lyrics like these: "Going through … More »
Tags: Music, Nick Jonas, Lorde, America, Ariana Grande, Iggy Azalea, John Stamos, Macklemore, Soundcloud, Takashi Murakami, Fall Out Boy, J. Cole, The Week In Pop, Post Malone, Alan Walker, Lizzo


SoundCloud want to get students streaming at a discount

SoundCloud are offering a new discount for students allowing them unlimited music streaming for $4.99 a month. SoundCloud Go is now available at half price for all students so that you can accompany your studies with the biggest library of music online at a discount. SoundCloud Go+ for Students offers their premium streaming service with unlimited downloads for listening offline, ad-free streaming of all the music on SoundCloud, and high quality streams for the best quality experience of S...
Tags: Music, Students, Digital, Streaming, Stream, Soundcloud, Discount, Digital Music News, SoundCloud Go


Music services company Kobalt is raising a big round that could exceed $100 million

Kobalt, a 19-year-old, London-based music services company that operates as both a music publisher and a service-based music company — among other things, it helps artists collect the royalties owed them — is reportedly raising a new round of funding that could surpass $100 million. Music Business Worldwide (MBW) reported on the round yesterday, with Kobalt founder and CEO Willard Ahdritz confirming that the news is directionally correct without divulging precisely how much capital Kobalt is ...
Tags: TC, Balderton Capital, London, Funding, Tech, Michael Dell, De La Soul, Soundcloud, Financial Times, Bill Maris, Nick Cave, MSD Capital, Willard Ahdritz, AMRA, Kobalt, GV


Kobalt, the music services company, is raising a big round that could exceed $100 million, says new report

Kobalt, a 19-year-old, London-based music services company that operates as both a music publisher and a service-based music company — among other things, it helps artists collect the royalties owed them — is reportedly raising a new round of funding that could surpass $100 million. Music Business Worldwide (MBW) reported on the round yesterday, with Kobalt founder and CEO Willard Ahdritz confirming that the news is directionally correct without divulging precisely how much capital Kobalt is ...
Tags: TC, Balderton Capital, London, Funding, Tech, Michael Dell, De La Soul, Soundcloud, Financial Times, Bill Maris, Nick Cave, MSD Capital, Willard Ahdritz, AMRA, Kobalt, GV


SoundCloud hopes to add listeners with 50 percent discount for students

SoundCloud launched a student discount for it's top-tier SoundCloud Go+ membership, dropping the price to just $5 a month. It's a good deal for students, but will it be enough to keep the music platform from going under? The post SoundCloud hopes to add listeners with 50 percent discount for students appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Music, News, Trends, Home Theater, Music Streaming, Discounts, Soundcloud, Subscription Services


SoundCloud finally introduces discounted student pricing

SoundCloud wants to make its streaming music service more affordable to a key demographic: younger users who generally spend more time listening to music, compared with their older counterparts. This morning, the company announced the launch of discounted student accounts, offering a 50 percent discount off its top-tier SoundCloud Go+ subscription. That brings the cost down to $4.99 per month. The company is a bit late to the party with its launch of lower-cost student subscriptions. All the ...
Tags: Travel, Music, Media, Students, Canada, Netherlands, Streaming Music, Soundcloud, Streaming Service, Germany France, Ireland Australia New Zealand


SoundCloud Now Lets You Upload To Other Music Platforms

In what could be a major disruptor for the platform, SoundCloud recently dropped a new toolset in its Premier program which will give its users the option of sharing music to other major platforms like Spotify and Apple Music. _____________________________ Guest post by Bobby Owsinski of Music 3.0 In what may be a game changer for the platform, SoundCloud has released a new toolset that allows a user to share music with other online services like Spotify and Apple Music as well. The...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Soundcloud, Apple Music, Bobby Owsinski, TuneCore