3 standout apps from SXSW V2V, SoundExchange passes $3 billion in payments to artists/labels, and Universal Music aspires to become a film studio. This and more as we rewind through the week in music business news.
We explore whether or not Bitcoin can save the music industry, antitrust lawfare breaks out, and The Doobie Brothers claim exclusive ownership of the word "doobie." This and more in the week's top posts.
Amidst a host of other suspicious activity on the part of Spotify and Google, the Federal Trade Commission is instead investigatingApple regarding their 30% commission on "digital consumables" sold through their app store.