David Lowery Reminds Musicians To File For Share Of $10M Rhapsody, Napster Songwriter Settlement

David Lowery of Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker led a class action lawsuit against Rhapsody (aka Napster). The case, which alleged the streamer had unlawfully reproduced and distributed copyrighted compositions,. Continue reading

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How To Get Your Share Of $10M Lowery v. Rhapsody, Napster Songwriter Settlement

Artist advocate and musician David Lowery of Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker helped lead a class action lawsuit against Rhapsody International (aka Napster). The case, which alleged that the streamer. Continue reading

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It’s The 20th Anniversary Of Napster

20 years ago this week, Napster was born in Sean Fanning's Northeastern University dorm room. Whatever side of the debate you're on, one can't deny that Napster changed the music. Continue reading

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MON. BRIEF: Apple To Kill iTunes • Stem Shifts Gears • Napster Turns 20 • Austin Daboh Exits Spotify • More

MONDAY 6.3.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab

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REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

As we journey back through the week's major music industry events, we revisit how Spotify's new Hulu bundling could be a problem for artists, Apple's attack on Spotify for trying. Continue reading

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Napster Turns A Profit, Partners With Univision

The latest financial filings from Napster proves that music streaming – at least, the all paid variety – can be profitable. From 2017 to 2018, Napster moved from a net. Continue reading

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THU. BRIEF: Rivals Back Spotify In Apple Dispute • Napster Turns A Profit • SXSW Update • More

THURSDAY 3.14.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab

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REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

In this flip back through the past week of music industry news, we check back in on the US Congress's latest assault on musicians, how much labels are pulling down. Continue reading

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Rhapsody and Napster To Pay Songwriters Up To $10M In Class Action Settlement

The law firm representing musician and artist advocate David Lowery and other songwriters has filed a motion for preliminary approval of a settlement that will see self-published songwriters paid as. Continue reading

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FRI. BRIEF: Sony Music Profits Surge • Napster Plots Future • Zane Lowe To Keynote Music Biz • More

FRIDAY 2.1.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab

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