Music/Audio

Star Wars, Dolby Partner for Epic Installation in New York (Comicbook)

If you're in the New York area and looking for a way to celebrate the galaxy far, far away, a new installation is right up your alley. Dolby Laboratories and Walt Disney Studios of... More

Sony’s ‘Collaboration Series’ Pairs Artists With Tech, Gaming, Movies (Billboard)

Sony Music Entertainment artists will collaborate on new projects with Sony technology, gaming and movies as part of a new campaign. Dubbed the Sony Collaboration Series, it's comp... More

Dolby Presents Dolby Atmos Music and J Balvin (MESA)

Dolby unveiled the second commercial of its first Dolby Atmos Music campaign featuring the LATIN GRAMMY award-winning and global chart-topping Colombian reggaeton artist, J Balvin.... More

Survey: Music Streaming is Americans’ Most-Wanted Subscription Service (Billboard)

Consumers’ most-wanted subscription isn’t Amazon Prime or Netflix but rather music streaming services such as Spotify and Apple Music, according to a new survey conducted by Mu... More

On-Demand Audio, Video Streams Pass 1T This Year for First Time in U.S. (Billboard)

Even in an era where streaming records are seemingly broken with regularity, there are still thresholds that are worth stopping to acknowledge. And last week served up one of them.... More

Why Podcasts Could Be a Differentiator for HBO Max (Motley Fool)

The better a streaming company's tools for figuring out what people watch and why, the better positioned that streaming company is to come out with the next big streaming hit. And ... More

Dolby Launches Atmos Music Consumer Campaign

Dolby has launched its first consumer campaign around its multi-dimensional sound technology, Dolby Atmos, with the first campaign video debuting Nov. 24 at the 2019 American Music... More

Veritone Debuts AI-Enabled Ad Revenue Solutions for the Media Industry (MESA)

Veritone announced the full commercial launch of the company’s VeriAds network – a robust suite of revenue solutions that enables radio and television broadcasters, podcasters ... More

Dolby, Warner Music Group to Expand Music Available in Dolby Atmos (MESA)

Dolby and Warner Music Group are introducing an elevated way to experience WMG songs and albums with Dolby Atmos Music. Dolby Atmos is redefining how music is experienced by giving... More

Salesforce Wants to Bring Voice to the Workplace (TechCrunch)

At its annual Dreamforce mega-conference in San Francisco, Salesforce introduced the next steps in its Einstein Voice project, which it first announced last year. Einstein Voice is... More

AWS Elemental MediaConvert Supports Encoding for Dolby Vision, Audio (TVB Europe)

AWS Elemental has announced its MediaConvert video processing service now offers support for Dolby Vision high dynamic range video encoding and Dolby Atmos audio encoding for immer... More

Sony President on Sony 360 Reality Audio: ‘I Didn’t Believe It’ (Forbes)

When Sony revealed its latest technology, called Sony 360 Reality, there was a lot to explain. Sure, we knew it was a system that used object-based audio to create an experience th... More

SiriusXM Upgrades Jazz at Lincoln Center Studios With Avid Audio Solutions to Produce Live Broadcasts (MESA)

Avid announced that long-time customer SiriusXM Satellite Radio has upgraded its Jazz at Lincoln Center mixing and recording studios with Avid audio hardware and software solutions... More

‘Hey Google, Play SiriusXM’: Google Assistant Adds Radio Giant to Smart Speakers (Billboard)

SiriusXM is coming to Google Assistant-enabled devices including Google Nest smart speakers and displays over the next week, the companies announced. The update gives Google Assist... More

Technicolor’s The Mill Pushes Boundaries on Music Videos With Virtual Production, Game Engine Technology (HITS)

Technicolor’s The Mill collaborated with Norwegian musician Cashmere Cat aka Magnus Høiberg and renowned Director Jake Schreier on the groundbreaking music video ‘Emotions’.... More

Netflix Launches $4 Mobile-Only Monthly Plan in Malaysia (TechCrunch)

Netflix is ready to take its lower-cost, mobile-only plan beyond India as it looks to expand the reach of its service in other international markets. The American on-demand video s... More

It’s Superhero Time on Podcasts (NPR)

Marvel announced it's joining forces with SiriusXM and Pandora to launch a series of superhero-based shows in 2020. "Powerful stories are read, seen, and heard — and we believe a... More

Dolby Vision, Dolby Atmos Set for Eros Now’s Streaming Content (MESA)

Eros Now, a premier Indian OTT entertainment platform, announced that it will support Dolby Vision ultra-vivid imaging technology and Dolby Vision immersive audio on selected conte... More

Cosynd Partners With Distribution Platform YANGAROO (MESA)

Cosynd is partnering with YANGAROO Music, the provider of DMDS, a digital asset distribution platform serving broadcasters and tastemakers. The partnership will bring Cosynd’s po... More

Sony’s Immersive 360 Reality Audio Format Will Be Commercially Available This Fall (Billboard)

Sony is making its immersive 360 Reality Audio technology commercially available in the late fall, the company announced. The cutting-edge format - which utilizes what is known as ... More