Vevo looking to introduce paid subscription model
CEO Erik Huggers said despite strong advertising sales for the music-focused network, “just having an ad-supported model isn’t sustainable.”
Vivendi confirms bid for DailyMotion
The Paris-based media giant has set its sights on the “YouTube of Europe,” but now needs to clear potential government hurdles.
Vessel and Universal Music Group go exclusive
The San Francisco-based startup will premiere select new music videos from UMG artists on its subscription platform.
Teaching an old music franchise a new social video trick
FullBottle CEO and co-founder Reed Berglund explains how Viners are goosing sales for Now That’s What I Call Music! 53.
Vevo is looking for a new CEO
Rio Caraeff will leave at the end of the year, and an interim CEO has been named.
Samsung and All Def Digital launch online platform for unsigned musicians
The tech giant and multi-media moguls Russell Simmons and Steve Rifkind have teamed up to create ADD52, where emerging artists can upload their music and videos and promote them across social media.