YouTube Finally Launches ‘YouTube Red’ Paid Subscription

It’s been a lot of years coming, but today YouTube finally announced its landmark new paid subscription service, ‘YouTube Red.’ The service will cost $9.99/month, and it launches on October 28th in the U.S. with other territories to follow. The move promises to be excellent news for rights owners, especially as YouTube also announced a… Continue reading YouTube Finally Launches ‘YouTube Red’ Paid Subscription

MediaNet to Plant 50 Trees to Offset Global Carbon Emissions

MediaNet loves the holidays. We love the cold and rain (and when we get it, the snow). We love sending out holiday cards to our friends, loved ones, and valued business partners. And we love giving back. Global waste is a huge problem, with almost 6 million tons of extra home waste generated per holiday… Continue reading MediaNet to Plant 50 Trees to Offset Global Carbon Emissions

Global Record Release Day Changes To Friday

After many long discussions from industry groups worldwide, in February the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) announced it would be adopting a global album release date. According to the IFPI, Friday (not Tuesday, as it is in the U.S.) is the day most global music fans want to receive their new music. “Their… Continue reading Global Record Release Day Changes To Friday

Everything You Need To Know About Apple Music

Apple’s WWDC 2015 is already in full steam, announcing sweeping changes to OSX, iOS, the iPad, and Apple’s integration into digital life. But no announcement has been more anticipated than the relaunch of Apple’s new music service, now confirmed to be named Apple Music. The event brought in industry heavy-hitters Jimmy Iovine, Drake, Trent Reznor,… Continue reading Everything You Need To Know About Apple Music