Loop Media, Inc. Announces Partnership With TiVo to Add 18 New Music Video Channels to the TiVo+ Content Network

Loop Media, Inc., an innovative streaming media company focused exclusively on premium short-form video  announced a partnership with TiVo™ to deliver 18 of Loop Media’s music video channels to the TiVo+ content network. With the newly added Loop Media music channels, TiVo customers will have access to a huge selection of Loop Media’s music video library on TiVo+, where customers can discover what music is trending by moods, genres and popularity. TiVo’s content network, TiVo+, delivers over 70 free streaming channels and…

Stingray Announces Further Launches of Free, Ad-supported TV Channels and SVOD Services with 13 Partners Worldwide

Stingray, a leading music, media, and technology company,  announced the launch of free, ad-supported TV channels and premium SVOD services with thirteen major OTT providers: Alteox (Luxembourg), Amazon Prime Video Channels (Italy, Spain and Netherlands), ChannelBox (United Kingdom), Maskatel (Canada), Pluto TV (Latin America and United States), Pzaz (Global), Rakuten TV (Europe), Redbox (United States), Rostelecom (Russia), Ruutu (Finland), Samsung TV Plus (Brazil, Mexico, Netherlands and Sweden) Totalplay (Mexico) and…

Loop Media Partners With Huawei To Launch Its Mobile Music Video App In Latin America

Loop Media’s Mobile App Is Now Available On All Huawei Devices In Both Spanish and English Loop Media, a leading provider of its own branded music video and entertainment streaming services for businesses and consumers, today announced the launch of its mobile music video app in Latin America, available in Mexico first, in partnership with Huawei, one of LatAm’s leading mobile providers. Loop Media’s mobile app is now available to download on Huawei devices in Spanish and English. Marketing Technology News: No-Code…

Tencent Music Entertainment Group Invests in Audio Entertainment Ecosystem to Drive Long-term Growth

Tencent Music Entertainment Group, the leading online music entertainment platform in China, has made significant progress in the long-form audio market in China. As part of a broader strategy to build synergies within its music entertainment ecosystem, long-form audio will continue to be a key focus of TME's strategic growth plan. Long-form audio includes podcasts, audiobooks, Chinese comedy, audio drama, talk shows, among other types of audio programs. As a relatively new area with low market penetration, long-form…

Advertising Landscape 2021: Technologies And Channels That Will Shape The Industry

Marketers and media owners should forget about the word stability once and for all. We are entering a period of constant flux, where the introduction of new technology, new government regulations, or policy changes by walled gardens can radically reshape the market in a matter of months. All digital advertising players should be agile, on the lookout for emerging trends, and building sustainable data and audience strategies that can survive any storm. Further, I will lay out the main challenges and the main areas for…

StarNews Mobile Inks Deal with Sony Music Entertainment in Africa

StarNews partners with Sony to launch its entertainment network and promote Ivorian talent, monetize content and offer smartphone users with entertainment via its contract with MTN Group Limited operator StarNews Mobile, a Santa Monica based company and mobile video platform allowing celebrities and brands to monetize their fan bases in Africa, announced its partnership with Sony Music Entertainment to promote Ivorian artists and monetize their content. StarNews Mobile is partnered with MTN Group Limited, a South African…

Stingray Launches the Stingray Music TV App on Videotron’s Helix TV

Stingray Group Inc., a leading music, media, and technology company, announced that its Stingray Music TV app has launched on Helix TV, Videotron’s entertainment platform. Starting today, Helix TV subscribers will have access to their favourite audio music channels like Stingray Hit List, Stingray Classic Rock or Stingray Hot Country through the brand new Stingray Music TV app. Marketing Technology News: Outreach Unveils Outreach Insights – Buyer Sentiment Analysis Product Helix TV subscribers can also explore and enjoy…

Loop Media, Inc. Announces Partnership with Rad to Add Multiple New Channels Across Millions of PlayStations

Loop Media, Inc. (“Loop Media”), the first media company focused on fully integrated 360-degree engagement of music videos and other premium content for consumers and businesses announced a partnership with Rad to bring 19 of Loop’s music video channels to the Rad platform. Rad (formerly known as Littlstar) was a launch partner on PlayStation 5 and recently introduced Watch Parties on Android TV for linear programming and live events. Through the partnership, Loop’s content will be available on all devices that support…

SiriusXM and 88rising Launch 88rising Radio, An All-Asian Artist Music Channel

First 24/7 radio channel in North America dedicated to showcasing Asian artists from around the world Daily programming will include interviews, performances, and music from the biggest Asian stars and emerging artists across Asia Full-time channel hosted by 88rising talent and founder Pandora to launch complementary 88rising Radio station SiriusXM and 88rising, the pioneering Asian-focused music and media company, announced the launch of 88rising Radio, the first all-Asian, multi-genre music radio channel available…

Stingray Launches Free, Ad-supported TV Channels with 11 Partners Worldwide

Stingray Group Inc., a leading music, media, and technology company, today announced the launch of free, ad-supported TV channels with eleven major OTT providers: Comcast Xfinity (US), DistroTV (US), Freebie TV (US), Freecast (US), MX Player (US and India), Peacock (US), Redbox (US), Samsung TV Plus (UK and Germany), STIRR (US), STV (UK) and Vizio Watch Free (US). These distribution agreements grow Stingray’s potential reach by over 200 million viewers. Marketing Technology News: Mediavine Expands Access to Contextual Ad…

Audio Content BLOG: Music Watch Outs for Content Creators

As the UK entered lockdown in March, fitness vlogger Joe Wicks instantly saw his YouTube channel become the go-to for the nation’s schoolchildren and their parents looking for their daily workout. Audio content is a great marketing resource. The national – and even international – popularity of The Body Coach was phenomenal, illustrating the potential power of influencers on our everyday lives. And yet, due to copyright issues, Wicks had to conduct his sessions without backing music, after George Ezra’s record label…

SiriusXM’s Beloved Holiday Channels Arrive Early to Spread Cheer Across the Airwaves

17 ad-free channels featuring a wide collection of music to celebrate the holiday season SiriusXM announced its extensive holiday music lineup featuring 17 ad-free channels including a new channel, Jolly Christmas, as well as the much-anticipated Holly and Holiday Traditions channels. 14 of the music channels are kicking off the holiday season and are available on the SiriusXM app now. SiriusXM's holiday music channels will offer listeners a variety of traditional holiday songs, classic Christmas carols, holiday pop…

Spotify Brings Out “Music, Meet Podcasts” – the First Global Branding Campaign for 2020

By the sheer volume of audience and growth of subscribers, Spotify leads the market of music streaming and audio advertising. Others in the fray, Amazon Music, Apple Music, Soundcloud, Pandora, Jio Saavn, YouTube Music and others have also witnessed sizeable growth in the number of monthly subscribers and listeners - but Spotify is at a different plane altogether. Spotify has become a ubiquitous platform for music lovers and podcast aficionados to connect with great audio content.  In the last 6 months, a lot has changed…

Loop Media, Inc. Announces Partnership With DistroTV to Add Multiple New Channels to the DistroTV Lineup

Loop Media, Inc., an innovative streaming media company focused exclusively on premium short-form video, announced the addition of 19 new music video channels to DistroTV, the independent free streaming television service catering to multicultural, globally-minded viewers in the US, Canada, and UK. DistroTV viewers will have the option to select channels based on a specific musical genre, mood, time of day, or popularity. Marketing Technology News: Incubeta Appoints John Cawdery as US CEO In addition to the new music…

VIZIO Expands 24/7 Streaming Channels Dedicated To Kids Of All Ages

In partnership with Mattel, VIZIO is Launching Seven Linear Streaming Channels Featuring Popular Kids’ Titles Available Free For Smartcast® Users VIZIO, Inc., the #1 American-based TV brand and #1 Sound Bar brand in America announced the launch of a number of kids and family linear TV channels free for SmartCast users as lockdowns continue across the U.S. The 24-hour TV channels bring kid-friendly entertainment to millions of viewers across America. VIZIO has seen a spike in engagement for kids and family content as…

OTT Service OTTera To Deliver 12 Live TV Channels to Streaming Platform Plex

White label OTT service OTTera is providing 12 Live TV channels to Plex, the streaming media platform which now offers 80+ free channels to consumers worldwide. OTTera brings a wide variety of lifestyle, sports and kids channels to the Plex platform, including social media sensation Cooking Panda, kids favorite Toon Goggles, booze-inspired Drink TV, karaoke, martial arts, eSports and more. Plex will feature 12 of OTTera's linear channels in a free, ad-supported format, accompanied by Plex's already popular on-demand…

FreeCast Partners with Stingray to Offer its Free, Ad-supported TV Channels and Popular Audio Channels

SelectTV gains 15 new channels featuring full-length concerts, music documentaries, karaoke and more. FreeCast is announcing an agreement with Stingray, a leading music, media and technology company, that will bring five ad-supported TV channels and ten of Stingray's most popular music channels to the company's SmartGuide. Popular channels such as Qello Concerts by Stingray, Stingray DJazz, Stingray Classica, and Stingray's Naturescape will be offered to FreeCast's millions of subscribers for free. Additionally, the…

LiveXLive And Allied Esports Announce Plans For Music And Esports Battle Show

Latest Concept to Bring the Fastest Growing Live Entertainment Genres Together for a New Gamification Experience Across LiveXLive's Rapidly Expanding Distribution Network American Rapper, Singer, and Songwriter, Trippie Redd To Star in the Pilot Episode LiveXLive Media, Inc., a global platform for live stream and on-demand audio, video and podcast content in music, comedy and pop culture, and Allied Esports, a global esports entertainment company and a subsidiary of Allied Esports Entertainment, Inc., announced plans to…

LiveXLive And Baeble Music Enter Into A Content, Distribution And Revenue Share Agreement

Over 1,000 Hours of Content from Baeble Music Expands LiveXLive's Channel Offering Deal Expands LiveXLive's Distribution Reach to 35 Platforms, including Apple TV, Android TV, Comcast X1, Roku, Samsung TV, XUMO, and XBox and Increases Revenue Potential  LiveXLive Media, Inc., a global platform for live stream and on-demand audio, video and podcast content in music, comedy, and pop culture, announced today that LiveXLive will distribute its content across the Baeble Music platform, including LiveXLive's unique and exclusive…

Stingray Selects Targetspot to Lead its Global Audio Ad Sales on Stingray Music

Stingray, a leading music, media, and technology company, has selected Targetspot, a pioneer in the digital audio space, to monetize the global digital audio advertising across its Stingray Music services including the free, ad-supported TV audio channels (FAST) and the Stingray Music app. Through this partnership, advertisers and brands will be able to easily purchase Stingray audio inventory and connect with an ever-expanding audience of music aficionados. According to a global survey conducted in March 2020 the…