Amaal Mallik signs multi-song recording deal with Sony Music India

Sony Music India (SMI) has announced an exclusive recording agreement with India’s young and successful music composer, Amaal Mallik. The

IPRS Signs it’s Licensing Deal with Hungama Music

On the outset of October 2020, recognized as a Fair-Trade Month, The Indian Performing Rights Society Limited (IPRS) signed its

Interview of the Week- Naveen K. Manoharan, Digital Head, Lahari Music

  “If you take Baahubali 1: The Beginning (650 cr) and Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (1810 cr) together, I don’t

Interview of the Week- Pyarelal Sharma

“I am very happy you came today,” said Pyarelal ji as he sat on the sofa next to me.  Framed

Indian Musicians to Reinterpret Global Hits Through ‘Jim Beam Originals’ Digital Concert Series

The year 2020 has been unprecedented and the word “reimagination” has inadvertently become its theme. PayTM Insider’s penchant for creative

Album Talk – Van Halen’s 1984 and 5150

Earlier this month, the music world lost one of the modern day guitar greats, Eddie Van Halen. Alongside his brother

Live Music industry stands to lose Billions due to Covid-19

  Reeling under a near complete lockdown, the Live Music Events Industry stands to lose billions in revenue due the

Music Streaming Platforms Confront COVID-19 Lockdown Hurdle

  March 13, 2020, is a day that will go down like an apocalyptic milestone in the history of mankind.

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The Music Plus Show ft. Jonita Gandhi – Part 2

In the final episode of The Music Plus Show ft. Jonita Gandhi, watch Jonita explain revenue streams of a modern-day artist.

The Music Plus Show ft. Jonita Gandhi – Part 1

From singing in multi-languages to expressing how Jonita got to work for major production houses in India.

The Music Plus Show: With Dhvani Bhanushali and Ragini Tandan – Part 2

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Zoom makes a comeback in the top 5 in week 41 of BARC

In week 41 of BARC (Broadcast Audience Research Council) all India (U+R), Zoom marks its entry in the Top 5.

Zee ETC Bollywood makes a comeback in the Top 5 in Week 39 of BARC

In week 39 of BARC (Broadcast Audience Research Council) all India (U+R), Zee ETC Bollywood marked its entry in the

No major changes as B4U Music tops the chart again in Week 38 of BARC

In week 38th of BARC (Broadcast Audience Research Council) all India (U+R), B4U Music saw fall in numbers but still

Music Plus Behind the Scene – With Divya Kumar

Catch Divya Kumar and band jamming before they hit the stage for Sufinama, a Sufi-rock concert on the 18th of October in Ahmedabad. Read More.

MS Subbulakshmi – First Musician to Receive Padma Bhushan Award

    MS Subbulakshmi was the first musician ever to be awarded the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honor. She

100 Reasons to love Indian Music – Reason No. 99

    When was the first gramophone record made in India?  

The Laws of Music: The D.I.Y. Series (Part 2)

A symphony is a bundle of numerous melodies harmonised into one. Copyright law is quite the same: it is a bundle of numerous exclusive rights.Read more…

The Laws of Music: The D.I.Y. Series (Part One)

In the context of music, musical compositions, lyrics, and recordings of the music, each of these elements are protected by copyright law. Read more

Novex Communications files suit against 30 pubs in Bengaluru and Mysuru for non payment of royalty

Novex Communications, on behalf of music giants Zee, Eros and TIPS, has filed the original suit against 30 pubs in Bengaluru and Mysuru. Read More…

The Economics of Music Festivals

Most music festivals in India fail to sell over 40% of their targets. This leads to lowering last-minute tickets, therefore incurring losses. Read more

The Game of Radio: Acquisition of Big Fm and Radio One

In May 2019, two private Fm stations, Fever and Radio City announced that they would be acquiring Radio One and Big Fm, respectively. Read more

Saregama Carvaan’s financial journey so far

Saregama was earlier known as His Master’s Voice or HMV. This company is known for owning the rights of some of the most popular movie songs. Read more


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