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Weekly Music Biz Recap #14

July 25th, 2011 | weekly music biz recap

We’ve got a very busy week here at official.fm, so this week our recap is straight to the point! Enjoy!

One week after US launch, Spotify already has 70,000 paying US subscribers. Boom.

Nielsen: Audio Streaming Lacks Growth in U.S., Europe. Pandora’s CEO says something similar: mobile listening is outpacing mobile ads.

Behind the music: Should the music industry put digital first?

Björk’s Biophilia app: a techie and a music fan write. Honestly, you need to see this.

Trent Reznor tells fans on Twitter to ignore re-release of ‘Pretty Hate Machine’. Still fighting his major label past.

Digital music price fixing class action lawsuit against major labels moves forward.

♪ And now for some DIY, straight from the official.fm team: Marketing Music Through Non-Linear Communication: The Ecosystem Of Fans, Artist & Label.

That’s all! Suggestions are always welcome. Don’t hesitate to reach out.

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