Global music sales hit a new record in 2021 thanks to the rapid growth of streaming – The European Sting

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Forget peak Netflix, this is the attention recession – Music Industry Blog

Netflix’s Q1 2022 results caused a stir, with subscriber numbers down by 0.2 million from one quarter earlier. Some are calling this ‘peak Netflix’, but this is not a Netflix-specific issue. The decline illustrates that Netflix does not operate in isolation, and is, instead, but one part of the interconnected attention economy – an attention […]

Unpacking music streaming economics through the lens of Deezer's SPAC – TechCrunch

In an expected move, European music streaming company Deezer announced plans yesterday to go public via a French SPAC.The deal values the company at a pre-money equity valuation of €1.05 billion and at €1.08 billion in enterprise value terms. Notably, those prices are similar to those at which Deezer last raised known external capital, a […]

Fascinating MusicWatch "In Depth" Survey of Vinyl Record Buyers – AnalogPlanet.com

Led by former NPD executive Russ Crupnick, MusicWatch has produced syndicated and custom market research solutions for a variety of customers, including the major music labels, digital service providers and technology companies. Over the years, the scope of MusicWatch’s work has grown to encompass virtually every significant music development from the impact of P2P piracy […]

SoundCloud names its 2022 'First on SoundCloud' artists – Music Ally

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