News - 2012

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September 25, 2012 – Whitepaper Gives Music Startups Info Needed to Negotiate Licensing Deals

This press release was issued by NARM and digitalmusic.org before the two entities became collectively known as the Music Business Association on October 7, 2013. September 25, 2012 – Music business association NARM and digitalmusic.org, the virtual home of NARM’s digital initiatives, are helping music startups and entrepreneurs get on the same page with the licensors… Read More

September 12, 2012 – Music API Directory Connects App Developers with the Tools to Succeed

This press release was issued by NARM and digitalmusic.org before the two entities became collectively known as the Music Business Association on October 7, 2013. September 13, 2012 – digitalmusic.org, the virtual home of music business association NARM’s digital initiatives, is encouraging the creation of new, innovative music apps with its Music API Directory. An initiative… Read More

June 14, 2012 – New ‘Metamillions’ Whitepaper Examines Metadata Collection, Curation, Contextualization

We announce the latest iteration in our whitepaper series, “MetaMillions: Turning Bits Into Bucks for the Music Industry Through the Standardization of Archival and Contextual Metadata.” The whitepaper examines the current state of metadata collection, curation and contextualization as it relates to industry-specific processes and how this data is being shared (or not) with third-party… Read More

May 18, 2012 – NARM, Billboard, and TAG Target TV Music Discovery In New Whitepaper

This press release was issued by NARM and digitalmusic.org before the two entities became collectively known as the Music Business Association on October 7, 2013. May 18, 2012 – digitalmusic.org, the virtual home of music business association NARM’s digital initiatives, has teamed up with Billboard and TAG Strategic to produce the new white paper “What’s… Read More

March 12, 2012 – First-Ever Subscription Services “On-Demand Songs” Chart Launched

This press release was issued by NARM and digitalmusic.org before the two entities became collectively known as the Music Business Association on October 7, 2013. Charts Reflect the Rapid Increase in Audio Streaming Activity that Reached an All-Time Weekly High of 494 Million Since Start of the Year as Tracked by Nielsen New York, NY… Read More