The Walt Disney Studios has promoted Janice Marinelli to oversee how the company releases its films, TV shows and other projects across physical and digital platforms. It's the latest move by a…
Universal Music Group Distribution
Amy Jo Smith has been promoted to president of the Digital Entertainment Group, the industry organization overseeing the growth of DVD, Blu-ray and UltraViolet. Promotion comes as the DEG is kicking…
The National Music Publishers' Assn. filed a copyright-infringement lawsuit against Fullscreen, alleging the big YouTube multichannel network has used unlicensed songs in video clips, while the trade…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
With more and more online distributors getting into the market, some of YouTube's longest-standing content providers are getting restless.
Google's YouTube confirmed reports that it has made an investment in Vevo, the Internet music-video service that is YouTube's biggest content partner. New York-based Vevo is majority owned by Sony…
Warner Music Group posted significant gains in revenue and income, with especially notable bounces in digital revenue, in results for the company's second fiscal quarter ending March 31.
Despite all the reports that the homevideo industry is in a decline, there are signs the biz is actually on an upswing.
Universal Music Group has entered a multi-year, worldwide partnership with Jay-Z's company Roc Nation, under which the firm's eponymous label will operate as a standalone unit within UMG.
Company's focus on rights management, licensing and selling singles allows for growth in a fragmented, digital-download age
Ron Spaulding, former president of indie distributor Fontana, has been named senior vice president of sales for Capitol Music Group, the company announced today.
As the embattled music industry continued to morph in 2012, a few trends were clear: Players at the top of heap continued to consolidate, digital distribution and streaming became the rule, not the…