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Reviewed: Gaana 4.0

Gaana.com today updated itself to 4.0, integrating music videos and lyrics to its offerings. In an interaction with Sound Box, its competitor Saavn.com had mentioned about introducing videos by mid 2014 but Gaana seems to have taken the lead here. … READ MORE >>

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Why Tandanu is the biggest project by Indian Ocean

Indian Ocean completes 25 years in music. The Delhi based band has taken the indie space back with their seventh album Tandanu. Tandanu is easily a mammoth project by the outfit compared to any of their earlier albums. Sample this … READ MORE >>

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Times Internet partners with Amazon Appstore for Android

Times Internet Limited has joined hands with the Amazon Appstore, a mobile application store for the Android operating system to make apps like music streaming app Gaana, ZigWheels, Economic Times, Speaking Tree, BoxTV and The Times of India by Times … READ MORE >>

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Singer Aditya Narayan establishes indie music label

When he was growing up, Aditya Narayan, son of Udit Narayan wanted to start his own record label and release independent music. “A few years ago, I had approached a music label to discuss an album but I didn’t find … READ MORE >>

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Eros ropes in Deepak Bali to head digital music vertical

Deepak Bali joined Eros International to head the music vertical – digital last week. His last stint at Gaana.com as a Content Head lasted for five months. He took care of content acquisition at the streaming service platform and his … READ MORE >>

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Gaana.com Acquires Independent Music Streaming Portal Musicfellas.com

Founders of Musicfellas join the Gaana team to drive the App Ecosystem on Gaana Gaana.com, an online music broadcasting service from Times Internet , has acquired the independent songs portal Musicfellas.com. With this acquisition, Gaana.com would have access to independent … READ MORE >>

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Rewind To Rock

Retro rock covering a valuable catalogue of music from the 50s to the 80s constitutes 40 to 50 per cent of the record labels’ revenue pie in the international music segment – a huge and considerable chunk. What makes this … READ MORE >>

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IRF: Radio players bullish about digital aspirations

With government restrictions on conventional radio, broadcasters are eyeing online radio With the new regulatory policies being proposed for radio, the main focus has been the regional sector and its growth. The session held at India Radio Forum 2013 on … READ MORE >>

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Radio Mirchi launches new digital channel Mirchi Edge

Following the footsteps of its competitor Radio City, Radio Mirchi has expanded its reach in the digital space with the launch of its fourth online channel – Mirchi Edge. The station has previously launched three channels Club Mirchi, Meethi Mirchi and Purani Jeans. While Club Mirchi features Hindi and … READ MORE >>

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Regional music contributes 28 per cent of streams on Gaana.com

Acquisition and associations help music services in strengthening their repertoire. Cashing on the same formula, Gaana.com had recently joined hands with South Indian Music Companies Association (SIMCA) to further expand its regional offering. The new acquisition has benefited Gaana.com to … READ MORE >>

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The Digital Eye

The year ends on a high note with a revamped Hungama.com and iTunes finally entering India. Will users dig into their pockets to pay for the content, wonders Anita Iyer The year 2012 belonged to digital music in India. Through … READ MORE >>

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Will this move crack music piracy?

Will targeting 388 ISPs to block 104 pirate websites nationally tighten the noose around online music pirates? Anita Iyer investigates The Indian music industry is hunting down online pirate websites with a vengeance, if the recent developments are anything to … READ MORE >>

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Big Digital launches ‘Love is in the air’

BIG Digital, the Digital arm of Reliance Broadcast Network Ltd. launches Love is in the Air, the love ballads that epitomize the true feeling of love, in some of the best voices of the Indian music industry which include  Alka … READ MORE >>

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Facebook now has Gaana.com in its timeline

Gaana.com has now been integrated into the new timeline of Facebook. It is one of the very first Indian applications to be integrated with Facebook. Facebook, recently launched Timeline apps, with 60 applications to begin with. Timeline apps allow for real-world … READ MORE >>

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Upping the digital ante

Exploring the mobile and digital space, Universal Music India has a string of products up its sleeve, finds Anita Iyer Digital’s the new frontier, and music labels and content aggregators are busy trying to figure out ideas to create viable … READ MORE >>

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