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Just Who Would Buy Universal Music?

Posted on 14th January, 2019 by Mark Mulligan in Access Industries, Artists Direct, Bolloré Group, Deezer, First Access Entertainment, Formula 1 Racing, Institutional Investors, Liberty Media, Live Nation, Major Label Market Shares, MLB, Pandora, Perform, Private Equity, Record Label Market Shares, Saavn, SiriusXM, Sme, Sony Music, The Atlanta Braves, UMG, Umg Market Share, Universal Market Share, Universal Music, Universal Music Investment, Universal Music Sale, Vincent Bolloré, Vivendi, Warner Music, WMG and Yannick Bolloré

Vivendi continues to look for a buyer for a portion of Universal Music. Though the process has been running officially since May 2018, the transaction (or transactions) may not close…

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How Soundcloud Could Transform Deezer’s Market Narrative

Posted on 4th July, 2017 by Mark Mulligan in Access Industries, Apple Music, Artist Discovery, Bandcamp, BandLab, Deezer, Dj Spooky, Dubsmash, First Access Entertainment, Full Stack, Full Stack Music, Full Stack Music Company, Mixcloud, Musical.ly, Next Gen Label, Next Generation Label, Reverb Nation, Songkick, Soundcloud, Spotify, Streaming, Streaming Market, Streaming Music, Tidal, Tunecore and Youtube

News has emerged of Deezer being a potential buyer of troubled Soundcloud. This follows on from Spotify’s prolonged but ultimately abortive courting last year. Soundcloud was once a streaming powerhouse,…

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