Category: Industry News

Pandora Signs Music Rights Deal With BMG

The latest step in the music industry’s slow-motion revolution over licensing came on Thursday, when Pandora Media announced that it had struck a direct deal for music rights with BMG, the world’s fourth-largest music publisher.
BMG’s deal with Pandora is for …More »

Pandora Signs First Direct Label Deal With Merlin

The deal will allow artists and labels a deeper look at Pandora’s data on fans — and have some financial benefits, too.
Pandora has established a partnership with independent rights group Merlin that marks the Internet radio company’s first direct deal …More »

CMW Wants to Send Your Band to Play Culture Collide

A unique opportunity for all Canadian Artists – known or unknown!

Canadian Music Week and in association with BandPage, SOCAN and New Canadian Music are looking for performers to play Culture Collide’s Festivals in San Francisco & Los Angeles.




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Amanda Palmer – Social Media Queen of Rock-N-Roll – At #CMW2014

Amanda Palmer is widely known as “The Social Media Queen of Rock-N-Roll” for her constant and disarmingly intimate engagement with her fans via her blog, Tumblr, and Twitter (800,000+ followers), and has been at the vanguard of using both “direct to …More »