Recorded Music NZ chief executive Damian Vaughan says streaming services need to do more to promote local music.

NZ music industry grows in digital takeover

Wed 18 Apr

Revenue up 14.6% but leans heavily on music streaming with less emphasis on local production.

James & Wells IP lawyer Sebastien Aymeric says the Nats have a good chance against suppliers

Encore: National’s chances against suppliers in Eminem copyright case

Thu 26 Oct

Heat moves on to the National Party's advisers. 

Eminem's representatives had alleged National ripped off the song 'Lose Yourself'

Nats rapped on knuckles in Eminem case

Wed 25 Oct 18

National Party ordered to pay $600,000 after copyright infringement found. 

Eminem's representatives allege National ripped off the song 'Lose Yourself'

Judge explains delay in Eminem v National Party dispute

Thu 5 Oct

Decision expected mid-October. 

Melodics founder Sam Gribben says the biggest challenge for startups is to "overcome your obscurity"

Music startup strikes right notes with investors

Tue 12 Sep 1

Entrepreneur series: Melodics founder Sam Gribben has scored some big-name investors in his latest funding round.

If an artist sings in the digital forest, can it still make a dollar?

Post-scarcity and the music industry: sorting signal from noise


Conflicting data on the return of the music industry doesn't answer the core problem: What happens to society in a post-scarcity world?


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