deadmau5 Announces Los Angeles Pop-Up Experience Sept 26-29

deadmau5 LOS ANGELES POP-UP EXPERIENCE THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 & SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 ON THE WORLD-FAMOUS SUNSET STRIP EXCLUSIVE MERCH, SIGNINGS WITH ARTISTS AND MUCH MORE POWERED BY SPECDRUMS & TIDAL, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH PK SOUND. MCLAREN, & CORONA  NEW REMIX ALBUM ‘here’s the drop!’ DUE OUT OCTOBER 4 ON mau5trap PRE-SAVE THE…

STREAMING ACCOUNTED FOR 75% OF MUSIC INDUSTRY REVENUE IN 2018

RIAA figures also show that sales of vinyl rose 8% on the previous year… A report by The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has shown that 75% of music revenue made in the retail sector within the US last year came from streaming. These figures are thanks to the continued popularity of subscription services…

TIDAL reportedly under investigation for inflated streaming data

Authorities in Norway are now investigating TIDAL over the alleged streaming number inflations that came to light back in 2016. The Jay-Z-owned company that has long been under speculation and scrutiny now faces an investigation led by the Norwegian Authority for Investigation of Economic and Environmental Crime, also known as Økokrim, according to a report from Bloombergquint. In March of 2016, TIDAL reported…

deadmau5 ‘where’s the drop?’ Album Track List Revealed

where’s the drop?  TRACK LIST REVEALED Pre-Save The Upcoming Album via New TIDAL Feature Now Today (March 23), the track list for the deadmau5′ highly anticipated full orchestral album where’s the drop? has been announced. On March 30 at 12:00 AM local time, TIDAL members will be able to listen to the 14 track-album, produced on a full…

Second show added March 31 — TIDAL X: deadmau5 “where’s the drop?” – An Orchestral Performance at The Wiltern Theatre

TIDAL X: deadmau5 “where’s the drop?” AN ORCHESTRAL PERFORMANCE BY deadmau5 AND A FULL ORCHESTRA SECOND SHOW ADDED FOR SATURDAY, MARCH 31  AT THE WILTERN IN LOS ANGELES LIVESTREAM TO BE BROADCAST ON TIDAL FROM APRIL 1 SOLD-OUT SHOW  CORRESPONDING STUDIO ALBUM ‘where’s the drop?’ SET FOR RELEASE MARCH 30 EXCLUSIVELY VIA TIDAL THROUGH deadmau5′…

TIDAL TO OFFER FREE 12-DAY CHRISTMAS TRIAL

For users currently without a streaming home and are looking to explore the options, why not try Tidal? The exclusive, high-fidelity service just announced that, starting Christmas, it would be offering an open free 12-day trial of its services. The trial will allow users to access the High Fidelity streaming tier which would usually run you $19.99…

Tidal reported to have just enough cash to survive for six more months

Fiscal trouble appears to be mounting for Tidal as the subscription based music streaming service is reported to have enough cash to last only six more months. Tertiary to Spotify and Apple Music, platforms possessive of 60 million and 30 million subscribers respectively, Tidal allegedly only reached the 1 million member mark in September of 2015, according to a tweet…

Tidal hires its FOURTH CEO

The management tides have changed once again for Tidal, bringing yet another new CEO for the streaming service in their flow. Former Sony Music executive and Kobalt Music Group president, Richard Sanders will now head the platform, surfacing as the fourth chief executive officer to sit atop the company’s wave. Tidal aspires to compete more effectively with…

Spotify Scores New Licensing Deal With Sony

Spotify has reached a licensing agreement with its second major label this year, Sony Music Entertainment, after months of negotiations. Billboard reports that the new deal follows the music streaming giant’s multi-year licensing agreement with Universal Music Groupannounced back in April. The agreement terms allowed for Universal’s artists to limit new album releases to paid subscribers only for two weeks, marking a change from…

Snoop Dogg Reveals He Illegally Obtained Jay-Z’s Album

On Friday, June 30, veteran hip-hop artist Jay-Z released his thirteenth studio album 4:44.However, the only way to hear the album is to sign-up for Jay-Z’s exclusive streaming service Tidal. The only other option is to obtain the album through less-than-legal means, which is exactly what another veteran hip-hop artist, Snoop Dogg, says he did. In a video posted…

JAY-Z ANNOUNCES ‘4:44’ ALBUM EXCLUSIVELY ON TIDAL

JAY-Z will release his first album since Magna Carta later this month Someone with such an unassailable legacy as JAY-Z could walk away from making music and his place among the hip-hop greats would still be cemented. To the public eye, HOV has spent the last four years working primarily on his various business ventures…

Kanye West reportedly leaving TIDAL due to millions in unpaid earnings

It appears as though hip-hop’s golden era of The Throne is officially behind us. Jay Z and Kanye West once co-ruled rap music’s highest echelon together, though over the last several years, the two recording giants’ relationship has reportedly deteriorated. The unfolding public conflict, which included Kanye’s controversial on-stage rants during last year’s The Life of Pablo tour, seemingly culminated with Jay’s long-awaited…

PRINCE’S MUSIC TO HIT SPOTIFY AND APPLE MUSIC

PRINCE’S MUSIC TO HIT SPOTIFY AND APPLE MUSIC Prince’s back catalogue is set to hit Spotify and Apple Music, according to reports from Bloomberg. Prince’s music remains one of the few collections from a major artist unavailable on the two streaming platforms, but sources close to his estate have reportedly revealed that is set to…

PRINCE’S LABEL SUES ROC NATION OVER TIDAL’S ALLEGED COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT

PRINCE’S LABEL SUES ROC NATION OVER TIDAL’S ALLEGED COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT NPG Records, arbiter of Prince’s back catalogue, is suing Jay Z’s Roc Nation for alleged copyright infringement – and seeking damages that could top $18 million. Represented by Stinson Leonard Street LLP, the label claims that TIDAL has been hosting Prince’s material without permission. The lawsuit, filed yesterday…

Beyonce Releases New Album ‘Lemonade’ on Tidal

Beyonce Releases New Album ‘Lemonade’ on Tidal Beyonce’s latest effort, Lemonade the Visual Album, has arrived. Lemonade is the megastar’s sixth studio album, following the self-titled set she released without warning in December 2013. It dropped on Saturday night (April 23) alongside the singer’s HBO special of the same name. Like albums from her fellow Tidal artist co-owners recently…

THE BIGGEST ARTIST ON SPOTIFY IS A SHAREHOLDER IN TIDAL

THE BIGGEST ARTIST ON SPOTIFY IS A SHAREHOLDER IN TIDAL Rihanna became the biggest artist on Spotify yesterday, overtaking Justin Bieber by storming to 31.3m active fans worldwide on the platform. That’s a big number: ten times more than TIDAL’s entire user base, in fact. Not only that: if Spotify, as we believe, has around…

TIDAL HAS HIT 3M SUBSCRIBERS, ADDING 2.5M SINCE JAY Z BUYOUT

TIDAL HAS HIT 3M SUBSCRIBERS, ADDING 2.5M SINCE JAY Z BUYOUT Much-discussed streaming service TIDAL has put out some numbers regarding its last 12 months – and although it’s by no means in the digital music big leagues, its performance might just surprise some critics. The headline figure: according to the company, TIDAL has now…

Google, Spotify & Samsung Are All Eyeing The Purchase Of TIDAL

Google, Spotify & Samsung Are All Eyeing The Purchase Of TIDAL Only a few weeks after Kanye West made TIDAL the most downloaded music streaming service in the iOS App Store, it seems the recent success has done little to bolster the reputation and long-term sustainability of the music application. Despite efforts to make the product more appealing – offering…

TIDAL RECYCLES THEIR CFO AND COO ON THE HEELS OF MAJOR LAWSUIT

TIDAL RECYCLES THEIR CFO AND COO ON THE HEELS OF MAJOR LAWSUIT Yesterday, on a $5 million lawsuit facing Deadmau5 and Daft Punk-endorsed streaming service TIDAL, brought upon by Yesh Music regarding the alleged lack of payment for 116 of their client’s songs. Now, TIDAL has made the news once again by firing both their chief…