Music’s digital revolution has not only transformed the way we consume, but also paved the way for new business models to develop on the back-end.
There is more science to creating a musician’s career that meets the eye, and Next Big Sound has been cracking the code for the past ten years.
Spotify uses listener data to predict, test, and create hit songs. &amp;quot;By the time a song lands on Todays Top Hits or other equally popular sets, Spotify has so relentlessly tested it that it almost cant fail.
Spotify, the largest on-demand music service, uses big data, artificial learning, and machine learning techniques to deliver a unique and personalized music listening experience.
Amazon has become the third largest music subscription globally . Should Apple and Spotify be scared? Yes.
Tidal, never understanding its late market entrant position, never understood the market dynamics of the streaming music service well enough capture share.
As the Swedish music service prepares to list its shares on the NYSE in the next few months, investors wonder about the sustainability of its business model: will the world’s largest streaming company stand up to quarterly pressures and convince shareholders of their long-term plan?
How Soundcloud brought together the long tail of musicians and a global audience to create a vibrant online community.
This is the story of Tradiio, a music startup that launched as a crowdsourced virtual stock market for emerging artists and later pivoted to become a direct-to-fan crowdfunding platform.
Founded in 2005, Hype Machine sources music through a hand-picked catalogue of music blogs from around the world.