What went wrong at the once most popular online music streaming service? What did Pandora miss? And is there a chance for a comeback?
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.
Is the Electric Guitar Dead? Fender Guitar is undergoing a digital transformation to return the instrument to its former glory as the core instrument of pop music. However, the company needs to balance digital innovation with its sensitive 'purist' customer base.
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.
PledgeMusic, a direct-to-fan funding platform for music artists, hopes to create a closer connection between musicians and fans by providing unique experiences in exchange for pledging to artist campaigns.
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.
musica.ly was one of the hottest apps of 2015 and 2016 – and hasn't left the App Store Top 40 ever since. Are its 15-second videos a one-hit wonder, or are they here to stay?
Founded in 2005, Hype Machine sources music through a hand-picked catalogue of music blogs from around the world.
Spotify's music streaming model leverages growing network effects to (hopefully) save the struggling music industry.