TuneGO Raises $7.7 Million+ in Series B Financing

Will TuneGO’s ‘Big Data’ platform ultimately favor artists willing to pay more to ‘make it’ in the music industry? Over a week ago, TuneGO made a curious announcement. The Las Vegas-based music technology platform had launched a new invite-only platform.  The portal allows record labels, talent agents, and playlist curators to discover new talent while managing artists.  TuneGO’s artist discovery […]

YouTube Music Will be Supported by the Biggest Advertising Campaign In the Company's History

YouTube Music Will be Supported by the Biggest Advertising Campaign In the Company's History

This time, YouTube looks serious about its music subscription service.  Get ready for an absolutely huge advertising push — with Cardi B kicking things f. At first blush, YouTube Music Premium sounds like another half-baked re-run.  Over the past few years, YouTube has attempted numerous subscription launches, not to mention an identically-titled ‘YouTube Music’ back in 2015.  Titles have changed, projects […]

YouTube's Global Head of Music Finally Responds to Those Alt-Right Accusations

YouTube's Global Head of Music Finally Responds to Those Alt-Right Accusations

Apparently this little selfie wasn’t supposed to be posted on social media.  Now, YouTube Global Head Music Lyor Cohen is denying the implied affiliations. Of course, YouTube’s Global Head Music has the right to believe whatever he wants.  But Lyor Cohen is apparently facing serious heat for espousing alt-right, pro-Trump affiliations. After weeks silence, Cohen is finally responding. The issue […]