Music

Warner joins $11m investment spherical in AI tune startup LifeScore, based via Siri co-inventor Tom Gruber

AI tune era corporate LifeScore has raised £11 million in Sequence A investment, led via Octopus Ventures, and bringing its general investment raised to £12 million. The spherical noticed participation from Warner Song Crew, IDEO and four Excellent Ventures. Further funding was once gained from present investor Metaplanet Holdings OÜ, an early backer of the …

Hipgnosis buys Leonard Cohen catalog by way of Blackstone-backed fund

Hipgnosis Music Control has introduced the purchase of a career-spanning catalog created through mythical Canadian artist and composer Leonard Cohen. The purchase marks a landmark deal for the non-public, Blackstone-backed Hipgnosis Songs Capital ICAV fund, a separate entity to the UK-listed Hipgnosis Songs Fund. Either one of the ones price range (Hipgnosis Songs Capital and …

iHeartMedia’s Lisa Worden to be commemorated as ‘World Track Individual of The 12 months’ at MUSEXPO Inventive Summit 2022

The MUSEXPO Inventive Summit 2022 is ready to go back to Burbank, California, with its first in-person match since 2019. Set to happen from March 20–23, the MUSEXPO Inventive Summit joins a week-long collection of occasions that incorporates the International Synch & Manufacturers Summit, A&R Summit, and International Rock Sumit, coinciding as a part of …

From Common’s $10bn revenues to Epic Video games’ Bandcamp buyout: It’s MBW’s Weekly Spherical-Up

Welcome to Track Industry International’s weekly round-up – the place we be sure that you stuck the 5 greatest tales to hit our headlines during the last seven days. MBW’s round-up is supported by way of Centtrip, which is helping over 500 of the sector’s best-selling artists maximise their source of revenue and scale back their traveling prices. Common …

Common Track Workforce spent $459m on catalog acquisitions remaining yr… lower than part what it spent in 2020

MBW’s Stat Of The Week is a chain by which we spotlight a unmarried knowledge level that merits the eye of the worldwide tune trade. Stat Of the Week is supported by way of Cinq Track Workforce, a technology-driven document label, distribution, and rights control corporate. Ultimate yr, Common Track Workforce went public. The in reality …