Medium is preparing its next foray into Web publishing: A digital magazine dedicated to stories about music, Re/code reports.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports music app Shazam has grown 34 percent in the past year to over 100 million active users, a bigger mobile base than Pinterest or Snapchat.
Shazam CEO Rich Riley, breaks down the company's 3 part business model and discusses their partnership with U.S. movie theaters. Riley says Shazam is trying to provide the best way for people to engage with music, TV and live events.
The NFL has asked potential halftime show performers to pay to play, receiving less than enthused responses.
CNBC's Jon Fortt speaks to SMS Audio CEO, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, about his new headphone line and venture into technology.
Mike Herring, Pandora CFO, discusses Pandora Internet radio's music genome project and competition with Apple.
NudeAudio CEO Tom Dudderidge discusses what makes for a successful Kickstarter campaign.
A musician says he has a right to play his guitar in public areas—with an open case. The Christian Science Monitor reports.
Apple on Friday commemorated completing its purchase of Beats Electronics, posting a blurb on its website welcoming Beats.
Aaron Kessler, Raymond James senior analyst, and David Meyers, Common Investor founder, debate whether Pandora makes a solid investment.
Bose on Friday sued Beats for infringing on patents for its noise-canceling headphones, claiming it has marketed similar products.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports Bose is suing Apple's Beat's Electronics over noise-cancelling headphone patents.
FMHR trader Josh Brown explains why he would prefer being long Pandora, instead of short. Stephen Weiss weighs in on the competition and costs facing the music streaming company.
Werner Husmann, President for Asia Pacific at Steinway & Sons, highlights the rise of wealthy individuals in China as one of the factors fueling its business in the mainland.
Companies building apps for payment and moment sharing at concerts are not thinking big enough, said Cantora's Nick Panama.
The U.S. Justice Department is investigating possible pricing coordination among music publishing companies, the Wall Street Journal reported.
U.S. country singer Garth Brooks has confirmed that he is cancelling all of his five Irish shows after a row with Dublin City Council over licensing.
A young man's "selfie" photograph with Warren Buffett and Paul McCartney sitting on a bench is getting a lot of attention on the Internet today.
John Paul Dejoria, co-founder of Paul Mitchell, Patron Spirits and now ROKMobile, explains his next venture in the music industry. Noel Lee is one partner on the project who invented the technology for Beats' headphones.
The 24-year-old stood up for the future of music in her op-ed piece for the Wall Street Journal, saying he believes there's still value in albums