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In this episode: an interview with the managing director of new online chart service We Are Hunted; the Three Strikes law in Europe and its evolution, Pirate Bay’s trial and its repercussions; the PRS launches its initiative against Youtube and strikes a deal with Spotify; Tori Amos and the iTunes presale that allows access to the tour’s presale; Record Store Day in the UK and the US; Google announces its first quarter profits but does not break down how much it’s loosing from Youtube.
We Are Hunted home page http://wearehunted.com
Native Digital’s Home Page http://www.nativedigital.com.au
Nick Crocker’s Blog http://www.waycooljnr.com.au
Mashable article on We Are Hunted http://mashable.com/2009/04/16/we-are-hunted
All about jazz article on We Are Hunted http://www.allaboutjazz.com/php/news.php?id=34085
Three strikes law for criminals in the USA http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Three_strikes_law#cite_note-2
NY Times article on the Rejection of three strikes bv the french National Assembley http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/10/technology/internet/10net.html?_r=1
Le Figaro article on Sarkozy’s anger at the rejection of the law http://www.lefigaro.fr/politique/2009/04/11/01002-20090411ARTFIG00476-hadopi-la-colere-de-sarkozy-.php
Le Monde article on the new schedule to get the law passed by the end of April http://www.lemonde.fr/technologies/article/2009/04/15/la-loi-hadopi-de-retour-a-l-assemblee-le-29-avril_1181222_651865.html
Three strikes in Ireland http://www.irishcentral.com/news/Three-strikes-and-youre-out-for-Irish-illegal-music-downloaders-42153527.html
Three Strikes in Germany http://www.zeropaid.com/news/9791/uk_prime_minister_denies_three_strikes_proposal_after_europe_tossed_it/
Three Strikes in Italy http://torrentfreak.com/italy-to-follow-french-3-strikes-model-for-p2p-090121
Times article on the Pirate’s Bay’s sentence. http://technology.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/tech_and_web/article6111777.ece
PC world article on short lived nature of the entertainment industry’s exultation http://www.pcworld.com/article/163366/hollywoods_victory_over_the_pirate_bay_will_be_shortlived.html
Google announces its irst quarter financial results http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/8002712.stm
Peter Foster of the Times on the Prs for Music launch and the Spotify deal ]http://technology.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/tech_and_web/the_web/article6061922.ece
BBC feature on the Record Store day http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/8005324.stm
NY Daily article on Record Store Day – In praise of… http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/music/2009/04/17/2009-04-17_in_praise_of_the_vanishing_indie_record_store.html
LA Times article on Record Store day http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/music_blog/2009/04/coachella-09-record-store-day-lauds-wax-on-indios-grass.html
The future of ad-supported music, Google’s Youtube and China ventures, Apple’s variable pricing model and an introduction to Soundcloud – plus Nine Inch Nails and the evolution of apps for the iPhone.
Hi All!! As we are gearing up towards the first episode of the Podcast here is a little bit of a sneaky peak on the line-up,
we’ll have Soundcloud as startup of the week,
we’ll discuss the death knell for some ad-supported digital music services and how they can keep going
we’ll have some thoughts on the three strike policy and comment the lack of knowledge on P2P of the French authorities so eager to implement it,
all this on Digital Music Trends!
Stay tuned, up to April 13th!
Digital Music Trends is a new audio Podcast for anyone interested in the music industry and its developments in the digital space.
I’ll be hosting guests from some of the most exciting digital music startups as well as from established companies and we’ll discuss the week’s news in the ever-changing world of digital music.
It will be distributed weekly on a Monday on iTunes and a variety of other platforms – the line up of guests is being put together a the moment – watch this space for more info soon!