Spotify allegedly burying competitor tracks, Facebook testing auto-playing sound and more updates to kick off the week

August 30, 2016


The Verge - August 26, 2016

Spotify reportedly burying tracks from artists who give exclusives to competition.


Billboard - August 25, 2016

Universal Music's streaming revenues 'more than offset' download and physical declines.


Bloomberg - August 22, 2016

Apple weighs iPhone video editing app in renewed pushing on social.


recode - August 23, 2016

Facebook is testing autoplaying videos with the sound already on.


Music Industry Blog - August 25, 2016

What Frank Ocean's bombastic blond moment tells us about the future of artists and labels.


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Music Tectonics: at the epicenter of music and technology

October 28-29, 2019 | Skirball Cultural Center | Los Angeles



The Music Tectonics podcast goes beneath the surface of the music industry to explore how technology is changing the way business gets done. The podcast includes news roundups, interviews, and more. Our host is Dmitri Vietze, CEO of PR firm rock paper scissors.

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