Much happened in the world of streaming music services – a recap of the notable stuff is in order:
Bop.fm integrates Beats Music into their service – read about it here.
Beats Music purchased Topspin – more info here.
Spotify purchased The Echo Nest – a music data platform that powers a slew of digital media companies including Twitter, Rdio, and MOG. BUT, apparently not Beats Music. Read about it here.
Beats Music API goes public – more info here.
Bob Lefsetz has lunch with Spotify’s founder Daniel Ek. Some love Lefsetz, some don’t, but his analysis of music and technology can be epic and aggressive. Read here.