More Music Industry News: Facebook Video, Grooveshark, Net Radio Rankings & More
Mobile uploads are driving strong Facebook video growth. (NY Times)
- Juniper Networks will help build Grooveshark's online digital music service using hybrid cloud-based infrastructure on Juniper's "new network" which the company says is capable of scaling to meet the growing desire for on-demand music services. (press release)
- Recording artists and radio stations fight over royalties, air play and spin. (Plain Dealer)
- GETMO Arabia and Zain will partner to provide digital music aggregation services to 35 million Zain customers across seven countries in the Middle East. (press release)
- Top 5 Songs: Wired.com’s Crowdsourced Music Experiment Rocks (Epicenter)
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- New internet radio rankings out: In March, Pandora was ranked #1 based on Domestic Ranker based on AAS for the week, followed by CBS Radio, Clear Channel, Citadel and Entercom. Looking at All Streams Ranker based on AAS for the work week, CBS was #1 in March. Digitally Imported was second, followed by 977Music.com, 1.FM and Entercom. (FMQB)
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