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Music Biz News: RIAA Piracy Havens, Google Music Rumor, WMG Rating, SXSW Film, SonicAngel & More

  • RIAA Labels Spain and Canada As Piracy Havens (TorrentFreak)
  • Is Google Music,Coming Soon? (Yahoo) And when it does it's expected to launch with Honeycomb and Xoom. (ars) OK, so its going to launch. But will Google Music be different? Better?
  • With Update to ‘Social Search,’ Google Embraces The Crowd (Epicenter)
  • Fitch Ratings confirms its poor rating of Warner Music Group's (WMG) earnings outlook. 

Hypebot Favicon More News:

  • MySpace is good for gaming? "MySpace has big traffic. It's for sale. Users play games there. Most social game cos are dependent on Facebook. Gotta be a fit. Just saying." - former MySpace president Jason Hirschorn. Nice try.
  • "Outside Industry: The Story of SXSW", which chronicles the early years of the 25 year old gathering, will have its World Premiere at the SXSW Film Festival. (press release)
  • A group of Chinese music industry pros compiled "Things We Hope For the Chinese Music Industry in the Year of the Rabbit" inspired by our 8 Things I Hope For The New Music Industry In 2011 post. (China Music Radar)
  • How unsigned bands make money online. (BBC)
  • Here's Why Sony Thinks Its Crazy New Music Service Can Succeed. (SFGate)
  • EU's 24-7 Entertainment enters Latin American music download market with launch of MixUp Digital in Mexico. (press release)
  • SonicAngel: How The Lord of Acid's Praga Khan Intends to Save the Music Industry. (Billboard) An interesting twist on the crowdfunding model.
  • Lots of High Decibel Talk But Digital Dollars Still Amount to Diddly Squat (The Wrap)


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