Andrea Ramolo’s quarantine dreams The singer-songwriter is documenting pandemic life in a new album and tour that kicked off at Hamilton’s Bridgeworks on February 25. -Graham Rockingham Hamilton Spectator The Eurovision Song Contest just banned Russia. It’s a tune all western pop culture should sing Economic sanctions are a goodRead More →

As music companies prepare to report 2021 results, stock prices may have room for growth. How much space? Spotify’s February 2 earnings report likely predicts double-digit growth that could put annual revenue between $12 billion and $13 billion. Billboard estimates that Spotify should improve its number of subscribers from 20Read More →

Business News Live Business Management and Finance By Chris Cooke | Posted on Monday, December 20, 2021 Artist management and booking agency business ATC will list on the Aquis Stock Exchange’s Growth Market tomorrow, having raised £4.15m of new capital through a share sale. Upon listing, the company will haveRead More →

As a form of entertainment, music is timeless, but the music industry itself has been seriously disrupted over the past generation. Aspiring artists are now looking to build a following through social media platforms and streaming services, and the live music industry has continued to grow. Power and influence inRead More →

Business News Labels and Editors By Chris Cooke | Posted on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 Vivendi confirmed yesterday that the Dutch Securities and Markets Authority – or Stichting Autoriteit Financiële Markten, if you prefer – has approved the prospectus for Universal Music Group’s upcoming listing on the Euronext Amsterdam stockRead More →

S&P Global raised Warner Music Group’s credit rating on Tuesday, July 20, citing booming music streaming activity and music rights acquisitions that immediately boost revenue. S & P’s report contains many common themes about today’s music industry cited by analysts: Streaming accounts for a growing majority of the company’s revenueRead More →