Backup your music and podcasts if you have them on Soundcloud’s platform because it may all be gone tomorrow. Independent artists, DJ’s and podcast shows are waiting on the fate of Soundcloud as the company’s investors determine whether or not it’s worth a bailout. A leak has surfaced reporting that although the company has 60 […]

Reports have been released about the updated royalty payouts for indie artists and can you believe of all people Napster topped the list with the biggest payout? Data analysis giant Information Is Beautiful compared eight major music streaming services: Napster, YouTube, Pandora, Apple Music, TIDAL, Google Play, Deezer, and Spotify: Napster topped this year’s list […]

On June 30th, the Department of Justice proposed amendments to the Consent Decrees that govern ASCAP and BMI. This could have a major impact on publishing law and the music industry in general. Click the info graphic below to see why you should care: soundstr_consent_decree_infographic RELATED: The 1 Billion Reasons the DOJ Wants To Force 100% […]