Technologies and media

Music Royalty Technology PeerTracks Turns Streamers Into ‘A Network Of Miners,

The idea of PeerTracks is to eliminate having to register creative works on multiple databases and simply input the metadata once.


Facial Recognition Is Coming to a Concert Near You

When you buy your next concert ticket, you may be handing over a lot more than just your credit card information. In a press release, Blink Identity says that it has raised $1.5 million to develop an instant facial recognition system for the live music industry.

Digital Music News

La Sacem ouvre ses immenses archives

La société a mis gratuitement en ligne ses archives ce mardi matin. Soit 167 ans de trésors, de la partition de «l’Internationale» à l’examen d’entrée de Brassens.

Le Parisien

10 Dos and Don’ts for Creating a Music Website

“Your fans need someplace to go,” she says. “I think it’s crucial to have some kind of home base where fans can get all of the information that they need to get, whether that’s new music or merch or tour tickets.”

Consequence of Sound

Rwandans Develop Mobile App to Promote Local Music

The local music industry has for long struggled to find its footing on the international market due to lack of systematic exposure to the global community and very few artistes in Rwanda can solely rely on their music for financial gains.

All Africa

Music Recognition Technology Will Generate Millions for Indie Artists

We’ve been reporting on some serious growth for in-venue music recognition technology, or MRT, particularly in Europe. But MRT is expected to expand globally in 2019, with indie artists and DJs realizing substantially greater payouts in the future.

Digital Music News

70 Years Ago, LP Records Changed Music Industry

At the time, the LP was a new kind of record that let people listen to longer pieces of music. And it changed the way people listened to music.


Internet, le grand moulin à paroles

De plus en plus complets, les sites compilant les «lyrics» de chansons font florès. A leur tête, Genius va plus loin : le site annote, analyse et décortique les titres, faisant d’eux des objets d’étude.


Before Spotify: The Player Piano

Long before Spotify, iPods, CDs, tapes and vinyl, there was another way to hear your favorite music outside of the concert hall without playing it yourself: the player piano.


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