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Corey Taylor Says Streaming Services Are Pricing Artists Out Of Careers | Kerrang!

Corey Taylor Says Streaming Services Are Pricing Artists Out Of Careers | Kerrang!

Corey Taylor has spoken out about the negative effects of streaming on bands, and how it’s “pricing artists – old and new – out of careers”. Initially provoking Corey’s comments, member of Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band Nils Lofgren posted a photo on Twitter over the weekend of one of his royalty cheques for […]

Netflix hikes NZ pricing | Otago Daily Times Online News

Netflix hikes NZ pricing | Otago Daily Times Online News

Netflix is increasing the prices of all of its plans for Kiwis, with its top plan being bumped up 19% to $21.99 per month (see table below). The price of a Basic Plan, which lets you stream to one device in standard definition, is rising 4% to $11.99 a month. A Standard Plan, which lets […]

Natural Gas Price Prediction – Prices Tumble on Cooler Weather Forecast | FXEmpire

Natural Gas Price Prediction – Prices Tumble on Cooler Weather Forecast | FXEmpire

Natural gas prices broke down on Monday, as there is little impetus to buoy prices. There are currently no tropical storms that are expected to form in the Atlantic over the next 48-hours according to the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). In addition, NOAA is forecasting that the weather is expected to turn cooler during […]

Live Nation has pushed concert prices up in the past 18 months.. and it’s paid off to the tune of $500m | Music Business Worldwide

Live Nation has pushed concert prices up in the past 18 months.. and it’s paid off to the tune of $500m | Music Business Worldwide

Live Nation has been operating dynamic pricing for some time, via the ‘Platinum’ initiative of subsidiary Ticketmaster. ‘Platinum’ enables Live Nation to sell tickets to certain segments of any show at a higher price than the rest of the room/amphitheater/stadium. Ticket prices can respond to market demand in real time, much like they do when […]

Live Nation ticket scandal shows musicians can learn from Taylor Swift | Quartzy

Live Nation ticket scandal shows musicians can learn from Taylor Swift | Quartzy

How ticket resales work Imagine tickets for a Beyonce show with face value of $100, and a scalper bought 10 tickets online, which eventually sold for $500 each on StubHub. The scalper would have made $4,000 on those 10 tickets, while Beyonce’s organization would have received just $1,000. In an actual recent case, the band […]

Netflix launches mobile-only streaming plan in India for less than $3 per month | The Verge

Netflix launches mobile-only streaming plan in India for less than $3 per month | The Verge

Netflix is launching a mobile-only version of its streaming service in India today. The lower-priced plan will cost Rs 199 ($2.80) per month, and it’s restricted to a single mobile device with standard 480p streams. While the new tier is only launching in India today, Netflix has hinted it would test the service in select […]

Canadian wireless pricing some of the highest in the developed world: report | Daily Hive Vancouver

Canadian wireless pricing some of the highest in the developed world: report | Daily Hive Vancouver

It’s no secret that Canadians pay far too much for wireless data. It’s recently gotten so bad that a number of Canadian telecom giants have been going head to head trying to offer customers cheap(er) data plans and device financing options. But how does Canada’s wireless pricing compare to the rest of the world? A new […]

Oil prices no longer as dependent on Mideast tensions | CNBC

Oil prices no longer as dependent on Mideast tensions | CNBC

Iran is ratcheting up tensions in the Gulf, with its seizure of a British-flagged tanker, yet oil prices have been relatively unaffected. With the surge in U.S. production and worries about weak global demand, oil is not the indicator for Middle East conflict it once was. A different pricing dynamic has been evolving with new […]

CBS blackout is the latest frustration for TV viewers caught in the middle of price wars | NBC News

CBS blackout is the latest frustration for TV viewers caught in the middle of price wars | NBC News

At issue is the cost to DirecTV to transmit the CBS channel. Such rates are routinely the subject of renegotiation, and it’s the second time this summer that DirecTV has been involved in a blackout. Earlier this month, consumers in 97 markets lost access to a range of broadcast networks after DirecTV failed to agree […]

The Race To Zero: Price Wars In The Asset Management Industry | Seeking Alpha

The Race To Zero: Price Wars In The Asset Management Industry | Seeking Alpha

Summary Price wars in the asset management business have driven commissions to zero in both the direct investing and managed portfolio segments. Charles Schwab’s price leadership in robo advisory has its advantages in terms of cross-selling and generational capture, but it faces risks related to upsetting industry pricing and alienating advisors. Industry players such as […]