Spotify, Pandora help slow decline in record sales

Music Apr 17, 2015

Spotify, Pandora help slow decline in record sales

by Kristen Schweizer

The decline in worldwide recorded-music revenues slowed last year as more people subscribed to online services. The proportion of sales from digital destinations equaled those from physical formats for the first time. Global revenue for the industry, whose best-selling album was the movie soundtrack to ...

Music | MONEY AND MUSIC Jun 6, 2013

Been down so long, it looks like up

by Steve McClure

I've been to a lot of music-industry conferences over the years, and for the past decade I've listened to the same old song: How can the recording industry fight online piracy, which it blames for plunging music sales? So at this year's Music Matters (MM) ...