CD sales decline as music streaming takes off

The music industry contracted again in the first six months of 2014 — but the decline slowed from a year ago. Total sales, including physical CDs and albums, digital downloads........»»

Category: topSource: nypostJun 12th, 2019

Album Sales Continue Decline, Music Streaming Rises in 2014

Streaming continued to be the big story in music consumption during 2014, as sales in both physical and digital formats experienced ongoing flattening, according to year-end figures from Nielsen Music. Breaking out the year’s strongest numbers, Nielsen .....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJan 7th, 2015

Vice Media Ad Sales Chief Exits on Heels of Web Traffic Decline

Days after Comscore reported a sudden decline in Vice Media’s web traffic, Richard Beckman has left the company less than a year after joining as chief revenue officer. Best known for occupying various top posts over two decades at Conde Nast Media .....»»

Category: topSource: varietyMar 27th, 2016

Streaming subscription boom boosts US music sales

Song streaming on subscription services more than doubled in the United States last year, bringing solid growth to the music industry despite sagging album sales, data showed Monday. Analytical firm BuzzAngle Music said that consumption by the world&.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 3rd, 2017

Nielsen"s Music Study Reveals Instagram"s Impact on Artists, Sales and Streaming

A first-of-its-kind study is analyzing fans' behaviors to assess Instagram's impact on the music industry — particularly on sales figures and streaming stats — as well as to determine Instagram's offline value to the more.....»»

Category: musicSource: hollywoodreporterMar 16th, 2016

Streaming music in U.S. up 93 percent in 2015; Adele tops album sales

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. music consumers almost doubled their use of streaming services in 2015, with Apple Inc's new Apple music platform helping boost volume a record 93 percent, Nielsen Music said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 19th, 2017

Amazon Takes On Spotify, Apple Music With $8 per Month Music Streaming Service for Prime Members

Amazon unveiled its long-rumored on-demand music streaming service Thursday, and the e-commerce giant is aiming to undercut Spotify and Apple Music with significantly cheaper prices: Amazon Music Unlimited, as the new service is being called, only costs .....»»

Category: topSource: varietyOct 12th, 2016

Bee Decline Study: Pollination Supply And Demand For Bees Is "Mismatched"

A bee decline study showed that supply and demand for pollination from bees is “mismatched.” According to the research that was released from the University of California, Davis, a 23 percent decli........»»

Category: topSource: starpulseDec 23rd, 2015

Canal Plus Faces French Subs, Profits Decline, Per Report

Dented by its eroding French pay-TV business, profitability at Canal Plus Group (CPG), Europe’s second biggest pay TV operator, will continue to decline until new investments returns – from content and set-top box investment – kick in, suggests .....»»

Category: topSource: varietyDec 14th, 2015

U.S. Pay TV Sector Has Biggest-Ever Quarterly Video Sub Decline (Study)

‎Research firm SNL Kagan says the decline "elevates the specter of cord cutting."read more.....»»

Category: tvSource: hollywoodreporterAug 13th, 2015

Los Angeles Sees 34% Decline in TV Drama Production since 2007

Los Angeles is in grave danger of losing even more TV drama series because of the limits of the state’s production tax incentive program, a new report asserts. FilmL.A. disclosed Wednesday that Hollywood has seen a 34% decline in TV dramas shot in L.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyApr 14th, 2019

Children"s TV "in long-term decline"

Home-grown children's television programming is now in long term decline, Teletubbies creator Anne Wood tells the BBC......»»

Category: topSource: 27th, 2019

Toronto: IM Global Adds Emil Elmer As Int’l Sales & Acquisitions SVP, Ups Biz Dev SVP

IM Global is boosting its exec ranks as sales action kicks off in Toronto. The film and TV sales, financing, and production company has hired Emil Elmer to serve as SVP, International Sales and Acquisitions out of its London office. Prior to IM Global, th.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineJan 14th, 2015

Prince pulls music from most online streaming services

Pop icon Prince has opened a new chapter in his fraught relationship with the Internet as he suddenly pulled his music from most streaming services. The sole streaming service that still carried the "Purple Rain" legend's music as of early .....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 2nd, 2015

Apple"s Beats buy is two-sided for music streaming

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Apple's $3 billion purchase of headphone maker and streaming music company Beats Electronics sheds light on a rarely recognized reality in the music streaming industry: It's hard to succeed in the business without offering other produ.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 29th, 2014

UK music sales hit a high note

With streaming at a record high and vinyl making a comeback the UK music industry had a positive year in 2015 according to trade body BPI. And as Grace Pascoe reports UK music sales figures rose for the first time since 2004......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 8th, 2016

Studiocanal Taps Campos, Woolfe, Ramps Up Int’l Sales Operations

Underscoring expansion in TV sales, a key growth area for Studiocanal, the European film-TV group has tapped Beatriz Campos as vice president of sales and Elise Woolfe as sales manager. Both will join the London office of the Euro studio’s TV business u.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyFeb 15th, 2016

Jonathan Kier Named President of Sales and Distribution For Sierra/Affinity

Jonathan Kier has been promoted to president of sales and distribution for independent film finance, production and sales company Sierra/Affinity, up from EVP of sales. He will continue to work with Sierra principals Nick Meyer, Marc Schaberg and Marc But.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineDec 13th, 2014

Venice: Bureau Sales to Rep ‘The Goob’ International Sales Rights (EXCLUSIVE)

Moving into the international distribution of firstrun films, the Bureau Sales, the overseas licensing arm of London- and Paris-based production houses the Bureau/Le Bureau, is repping international sales rights to “The Goob,” scribe-helmer Guy Myhill.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJan 28th, 2017

Time Inc. Hires Digital Sales Vet Mark Ellis, Former Head of Yahoo North America Sales

Time Inc., looking to boost digital ad revenue, has tapped Mark Ellis, most recently VP of North American sales for Yahoo, to develop an integrated sales strategy across the company’s properties. Ellis, in the newly created role of senior VP of cor.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyApr 20th, 2019

Gabriel: Record label can survive

Musician Peter Gabriel says that his world music label can be sustained for a further 25 years, despite the decline in physical music sales......»»

Category: topSource: 2nd, 2019