Today’s top picks…
Cutting Edge MIDI Tech Roundup: Midi Jacket, Beatsurfing App, PocoPoco Update >> (DJ Tech Tools)
DJ Tech Tools unearth a few interesting projects that are currently in the pipeline, including a Jacket that sends MIDI notes.
Check it out in action…
Spotify Now the #2 Revenue Source For Major Labels After iTunes >> (Hypebot)
According to reports, Spotify is now the 2nd biggest source of revenue for major labels after iTunes.
Want to earn money from your music and get them on Spotify and iTunes? Email Rachel with your tracks to have them considered for the label.
Research Says Young Listeners May Embrace CD Quality Audio. Habit Says it Won’t Be on CD >> (Music Think Tank)
With physical sales of music quickly dying out, new evidence suggests that although young people prefer the audio quality of a CD than a digital download this still isnt enough to steer them away from streaming services and illegal downloads.
Live Nation Entertainment Aquires Dance Music Promoter Hard Events >> (Music Week)
The worlds largest live entertainment company has brought the US dance event company Hard Events.
Sonic Mechanics Releases Wobbles and Reece & Lead Soundsets for Massive >> (Rekkerd)
Wobbles and Reece & Lead is the new soundsets from Sonic Mechanics that contains 50 patches for Native Instruments’ Massive software synthesizer.