Industry

Warner Music Group partners with Blockparty for NFTs

Blockparty & WMG

Warner Music Artists granted early access to Blockparty’s NFT tools Digital collectibles platform Blockparty has announced its first major label partnership with Warner Music Group (WMG), granting WMG artists access to cutting-edge Web3 technology in the world of non-fungible tokens…

64th Annual Grammy Awards postponed

GRAMMYs

No new date has been announced The Recording Academy has announced the postponement of the 64th Annual Grammy Awards due to COVID. The company confirmed the news, which was rumored over the holiday weekend. “After careful consideration and analysis with…

TikTok releases 2021 Year in Music charts

Year on TikTok 2021 Music Report

Original, new and classic music rise on the platform TikTok has become a dominate force in the music industry as it has shown tremendous growth over the past year. Approximately 430 songs surpassed one billion video views as TikTok sounds…

Record Store Day announces 15th birthday

Record Store Day 2022

RSD returns to original one day event in Apr 2022 Record Store Day will celebrate its 15th birthday in 2022. The event returns on April 23rd to celebrate brick-and-mortar indie record stores. Record Store Day is the largest single-day music…

Nugs announces second annual Sweet Relief partnership

Nugs.net Sweet Relief COVID-19 Musicians Fund

Proceeds benefit struggling musicians due to COVID-19 For the second consecutive year, nugs.net, the leading music platform for live concert streams and recordings, has teamed up with charitable organization, Sweet Relief, to support musicians and crew with vital living expenses…

NoCap inks partnership with Goldenvoice

NoCap x Goldenvoice

NoCap will stream across Goldenvoice’s portfolio of venues Digital experience platform, NoCap, has formed a strategic partnership with live events promotion leader Goldenvoice. The partnership names NoCap as the preferred streaming partner across Goldenvoice’s portfolio of venues. Spearheaded via Goldenvoice…

BandLab acquires ReverbNation

BandLab + ReverbNation

ReverbNation helps artists build their careers BandLab has announced the acquisition of ReverbNation from its parent company, eMinor, Inc. The deal is effective immediately. The acquisition will help accelerate BandLab’s artist services, building on recently announced features like artist-to-fan subscriptions…

Drake, Live Nation venue opening Nov 7th

History

Bleachers to headline the venue’s inaugural show with sold out performance Live Nation Canada has announced that Toronto’s newest venue, History, will officially open its doors on November 7th, after restrictions around general admission capacity were lifted last week. A…

Recording Academy announces GRAMMY Awards NFTs

GRAMMYs

NFTs will be released through OneOf The Recording Academy and OneOf, the green NFT marketplace built for music and backed by 28-time GRAMMY Award winner Quincy Jones, have teamed up for an exclusive partnership to release NFTs that will commemorate…