Mixcloud Hacked, 21M User Records Exposed

A data breach on popular audio streaming platform Mixcloud has left more than 20 million user accounts exposed and their data on sale on the dark web. A dark web. Continue reading

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MON. BRIEF: Mixcloud Breach • 60 Minutes Interviews YouTube CEO • Kid Rock Implodes • More

MONDAY 12.2.2019 • Music Business News From Across The Web Updated Continuously Under The More News Tab Above

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FRI. BRIEF: Kobalt Revenue Grows 25% • Mixcloud Select Expands • Instagram Music Head Departs • More

FRIDAY 3.29.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab

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Mixcloud Launches Fan-To-Creator Direct Subscriptions

Mixcloud has launched fan-to-creator direct subscriptions after securing licensing pacts with labels and publishers. With a $2.99 per month Mixcloud Select subscription. users get an enhanced listening experience while supporting. Continue reading

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TUE. BRIEF: Indie Sector Growth • Mixcloud Adds Subscriptions • EDGEOUT Records Launches • More

TUESDAY 12.4.18 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab

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Mixcloud Inks Merlin Indie Licensing Deal

Radio-like streaming platform Mixcloud has signed a multi-year direct licensing agreement with global indie label rights agency Merlin. Mixcloud recently closed similar deals with Universal Music Group and Warner Music. Continue reading

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Mixcloud Inks Universal Music Group Direct Licensing Deal

Mixcloud has signed a multi-year direct licensing agreement with Universal Music Group. Under the deal,  UMG artists will be compensated for use of their music on Mixcloud's ad-supported and yet-to-launch. Continue reading

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MON. BRIEF: Apple Buys Asaii Music Analytics • Mixcloud Signs UMG • BMG Acquires World Circuit • More

MONDAY 10.15.18 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab

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TOP POSTS: This Week’s Most Read Posts On Hypebot

The top ranking and most often scrutinized posts on Hypebot this week looked at Spotify plan to announce major mobile updates, how the streaming platform's new 'Soundtrack Your Brand' feature. Continue reading

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Mixcloud Attracts 1 Million Music Curators With Royalties Paid, No Venture Funding

Self-funded startup Mixcloud has quietly reached the million curator milestone. This achievement stands in sharp contrast to headlines touting millions in new funding alongside high profile failures by music tech. Continue reading

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