Pandora Gives Free Users On-Demand Tunes At Last

December 16, 2017

Photo: Getty Images/iStockphoto Streaming music service Pandora Charms Clearance on Thursday responded to the long-standing user frustration that you couldn’t hear exactly what you wanted, when you wanted. Now, they’ll be able to do just that. By viewing video ads, the company said, free users will unlock a temporary session…

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Pandora Update: Premium Can Now Be Unlocked By Watching 15-Second Ads

December 16, 2017

Pandora announced users in the United States will now be able to access Pandora Charms Clearance Premium for a limited time without paying the $9.99/month fee. However, there’s a catch: users will have to watch a 15-second video ad. This new feature is available to all Pandora Charms Clearance users…

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Survey: Buzz Falling for Signet, Rising for Pandora

Tidal Vs. Spotify: Jay-Z Backed Service Could Run Out Of Money, Report Says

December 15, 2017

As competition from rivals Spotify and Apple Music increases, the Jay Z-backed streaming service Tidal is said to be facing money problems, according to Norway’s Dagens Naeringsliv. Tidal, which has its headquarters in Oslo, appears to have only six months left of working capital. The company reportedly lost 368 million…

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Survey: Buzz Falling for Signet, Rising for Pandora

Survey: Buzz Falling for Signet, Rising for Pandora

December 15, 2017

Signet brands Jared, Kay, and Zales are generating less buzz from female consumers, while awareness of Pandora Charms Clearance is rising, according to a survey from YouGov BrandIndex. The three Signet nameplates all showed marked declines in YouGov’s measure of buzz, which asks women consumers whether they have heard anything about the brand…

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Survey: Buzz Falling for Signet, Rising for Pandora

Try These Music-Referral Web Sites

December 13, 2017

Pandora.com Have a personal DJ: Pandora Charms Clearance will help you build your own radio station based on artists you specify MyStrands.com Create a Community: MyStrands lets you see and share information about the music you listen to and allows you to receive updated information on new music discovered by…

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Is Amazon Echo Show Worth It Even After Black Friday?

Is Amazon Echo Show Worth It Even After Black Friday?

December 12, 2017

Forget about Black Friday. Amazon has just slashed a whopping $80 off the Echo Show, so it’s definitely the perfect time to buy the touchscreen device that also works as a smart speaker.  Just this Sunday, Amazon launched a bunch of new deals for the holiday season. The highlight of the…

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Industry Chat: A2IM President Rich Bengloff on the State of Indie

December 2, 2017

Paste recently asked “Is Indie Dead?” with the answer being that it’s so alive that the term lacks meaning. Yet on the business side of the music business, the concept of independence still has currency—and perhaps more meaning than ever. So to unpack how independents are navigating the constantly reinvented…

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