EMI staff laid off in Sony buyout and Apple killed the headphone jack.

September 8, 2016


TechCrunch - September 7, 2016

Apple kills headphone jack (1878 - 2016). RIP.


Music Business Worldwide - September 5, 2016

Sony slashes 60% of EMI Publishing staff after historic $2.2bn buyout.


Billboard - September 6, 2016

Facebook, Amazon among dozens of U.S. companies in spotlight after Apple tax ruling.


Hypebot - September 8, 2016

A look at how well streaming music is really doing and the major label's "streaming reality distortion field".


Music Week - September 8, 2016

Access Industries cleared to take exclusive control of Deezer.

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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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