PaidContent: The Celestial Jukebox: Unlimited Music Services Face Off

Great overview of current unlimited music services by Permalink: The Celestial Jukebox: Unlimited Music Services Face Off Our run-down of runners and riders in the emerging field of unlimited, on-demand subscription music services. Read the preamble. Service Region Users Subs Catalog Tier 1 Tier 2 Info Chances UK, Swe, Nor, Fin, Fra, Spa, […]


Posted by Ted • Monday, August 16, 2010 .

MidemNet Blog: Serve The Music

Technology has enabled music to literally be at your fingertips, it is something that we dreamed of ten years ago, today the dream is fully realized.


Posted by Ted • Monday, July 12, 2010 .

Bloomberg BusinessWeek: Spotify: Why Europe’s Hit Music Site Isn’t Playing the U.S.

Big labels have blocked Spotify—the first site that’s “sexy without having the Apple name on it”—from offering streaming music


Posted by Ted • Friday, June 11, 2010 .

MidemNet Blog: Servicing The Music Fans’ Quest for Tunes

Ok, I know I’ve been going on ad nauseam for years that the future of music and the music industry is all about music services, well… it is!


Posted by Ted • Wednesday, April 28, 2010 .

Free Isn’t Working, What’s Next?

In April of 2006, I spoke in Hong Kong at the Nokia N Series launch. The focus of my talk, that music as a product was dead; the future of music was service-based. At the time, senior executives at EMI were outraged by my perspective. I still believe it’s the future, we have to embrace it.


Posted by Ted • Thursday, November 19, 2009 .

Reuters: Napster cuts price and adds 5 downloads

By Yinka Adegoke May 18, 2009 NEW York – Digital music supplier Napster said on Monday it is slashing its monthly subscription price to $5 and adding downloads of songs to its streaming service in a bid to expand its customer base and compete with Apple Inc’s iTunes.It is the latest attempt by Napster to […]


Posted by Ted • Monday, May 18, 2009 .