NEW YORK— Sirius XM will pay $210 million to settle with several major record labels over the satellite radio company's use of music recorded more than 43 years ago. The dispute centered on the use of recordings made before early 1972 and owned or controlled by Capitol Records LLC, Sony Music Entertainment, UMG Recordings Inc., Warner Music Group Corp. and ABKCO...» Read More
Pandora cannot work without a "lot more advertising," SiriusXM CEO Jim Meyer told CNBC. "The competition for me has always been free" radio, he continued.
Bob Pittman, Clear Channel chairman & CEO, discusses how his partnership with Warner Music will take radio and the music industry to the next level.
Sirius XM was slapped with a hefty lawsuit today by a small non-profit group that collects music royalties. David Hirsch, Metamorphic Ventures, discusses the impact this may have on other Internet music services.
CNBC's Julia Boorsitn talks with Mike Herring, Pandora CFO, about his thoughts on yesterday's flash freeze at the Nasdaq, and his plans to compete with Apple's iTunes Radio.
The alt-rock band's David Lowery says one of his songs would have to be played 1 million times on Pandora to earn him $16.29.
Pandora's stock continued its freefall Tuesday following reports that Apple is planning to launch a rival music streaming service.
Pandora CEO Joseph Kennedy says he will remain the top executive until a replacement is found, reports Julia Boorstin.
Pandora CEO Joseph Kennedy is suddenly leaving the company, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the sudden departure of Joe Kennedy and what it means for the company.
A decade after Apple revolutionized the music world with its iTunes store, the music industry is undergoing another, even more radical, digital transformation.
Cumulus Media is the largest country music radio broadcaster in the U.S. The company's CEO Lew Dickey, discusses ways in which he is working to keep radio relevant.
In an exclusive CNBC interview, CNBC's David Faber talks with Mel Karmazin, former Sirius XM CEO, about leaving his former company, and describes what his next dream job would look like.
"Even at the reduced revenue guidance for the current quarter, we're looking at just under fifty percent year-on-year growth in revenue," said Joseph Kennedy, President & CEO of Pandora Media, discussing how the fiscal cliff has impacted his company's earnings, with CNBC's Julia Boornstin.
Richard Greenfield, BTIG analyst, weighs in on whether Pandora will be able to compete with an Apple radio streaming service.
Yusuf Mehdi, Microsoft senior vice president, discusses the launch of Xbox Music, and competition with the likes of Pandora and Spotify, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin
Glenn Beck used his radio show to complain that an American Airline flight attendant treated him rudely because Beck is a conservative. Glenn Beck says he isn't calling for a boycott the airline, the Christian Science Monitor reports.
Pandora Media should see continued growth in its mobile revenues as marketers spend more on mobile ads, the company’s CEO Joseph Kennedy told CNBC’s "Closing Bell."
With advertisers on the run, should satellite radio step in and grab Rush Limbaugh? spacer The latest wrinkle in the ongoing controversy is the cancellation of all national commercials during “The Rush Limbaugh Show” by its syndicator, Premiere Networks. This comes after nearly a hundred national advertisers and dozens more have dropped Limbaugh and other conservative commentators like a political hot potato.
Mel Karmazin, Sirius XM CEO, discusses the future of its satellite radio business.
Mel Karmazin, Sirius XM CEO, discusses the future of its satellite radio business and Liberty Media's 40% stake in the company, with Mad Money's Cramer.