Google, Facebook and Apple set to battle for your ears
Story from Santa Cruz Sentinel.
Spotify research shows music festivals increase online piracy
Story from CBR.
Brands start labels to give away music
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The five biggest mistakes to make when clearing music for licensing
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Amnesty International and artists call for Pussy Riot release
Post from Pitchfork.
Rdio partners with Live Nation
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