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Sony Music Bets its Next Big Hit Will Be a Podcast (Bloomberg)

The world’s second-largest music company plans to release nearly 40 podcasts this year and is developing more than 100 original programs.... More

Sony Music Expands Footprint in Podcast Market (Billboard)

Sony Music is further expanding its footprint in the podcast world through a global partnership with Somethin' Else, the U.K.'s biggest independent audio and podcast producer. Term... More

How Sony Protects Rights of Digital Creators Using Blockchain on AWS (Forbes)

Traditional approaches to managing music rights struggle to keep pace. Protecting the rights of creators takes on new urgency. Solutions that simplify royalty tracking and collecti... More

Sony Music, FC Barcelona Partner For ‘Entertainment Experiences’ Combining Music, Soccer (Billboard)

The deal combines “big-name football stars and big-name music artists," according to Sony. FC Barcelona will also make use of the Sony Music catalogue for promotional content pro... More

Sony Music to Deliver Real Time Data, Royalty Payments to Artists (Variety)

Sony Music announced two new payment features for its artists — “Real Time Royalties” and “Cash Out” — through its artist portal beginning this fall. 

A memo sent ... More

Sony Music Entertainment Starts Up Indie Game Publishing Label, Will Release Games on the Switch (Forbes)

In an interesting move from Sony Music Entertainment, it has started up a new indie game publishing label called Unties and will also release games on the Nintendo Switch. The f... More

Sony Music Expands Beyond Mobile With Unties Publishing Label (USgamer)

If you weren't paying attention, you might not have noticed that Sony Music Entertainment quietly started publishing games. Sony Music reached into its animation subsidiary Aniplex... More

Sony Mulls Album-Only Release For Jackson’s ‘This Is It’

Contrary to earlier reports of an Amazon exclusive, Sony Music will release Michael Jackson's This Is It on iTunes, according to All Things Digital. But whether the label will allo... More