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Kim Dotcom hits out after former MegaUpload colleagues plead guilty to running criminal enterprise
Anti-piracy action in Brazil targets hundreds of websites and apps
Spotify revamps gig listings, piloting new community feature
Domino comments on Four Tet settlement, insists no precedent set
Dua Lipa sued (again) over sharing paparazzi photos
Audiomack expands licensing deal with Universal
Pharrell named Chief Brand Officer at Doodles NFT
US music publishers are going after unlicensed apps, starting with Vinkle
Spotify completes acquisition of audiobooks firm Findaway
Setlist: BTS on a break, but don’t call it a hiatus
One Liners: Beabadoobee, Diddy, Taylor Hawkins, more
Following the Joe Rogan-caused boycott, Spotify launches Safety Advisory Council
Universal announces Songclip deal
One Liners: Maisie Peters, YouTube, Sam Ryder, more
Universal Music partners on music app for people affected by dementia
Setlist: Spotify tells investors everything’s fine, honest
Movie companies in US web-block case hit out at Cloudflare
Spotify boss says his big ambitions in audio at large will deliver mega-revenues and better margins
US bank upbeat about Spotify, lumping it in with Netflix is an
TuneCore launches new unlimited release pricing model
BTS’s Jungkook says he wiped Instagram account “to make it look nicer”
Ditto Music seeks dismissal of Lil Yachty NFT lawsuit on jurisdiction grounds
Movie companies who got a US web-block order have asked for it to be stayed
Yout owner declines deal proposed by Brazilian prosecutors
One Liners: Swae Lee & Diplo, The O2, Doja Cat, more
Tuned Global partners on new child-friendly streaming service
Spotify launches new site aggregating its educational tools for artists
Setlist: Is TikTok causing digital burnout in artists?
Majors and Spinrilla set out jury selection questions as copyright dispute proceeds 
One Liners: Christina Aguilera, Apple, John Legend, more