LiveXLive Confirms Streaming Partnership with iHeartMedia

Does LiveXLive’s partnership with iHeartMedia sign a far broader partnership within the close to future?

LiveXLive Media has confirmed a serious partnership.

The digital media firm has introduced a partnership with iHeartMedia.  The former will livestream the 2019 iHeartRadio ALTer Ego occasion, happening on the Forum in Los Angeles.  iHeart’s occasion will happen on January 19th, 2019.

5G Is Coming: So What Does This Mean for Music (If Anything)?

5G was the recent matter at CES 2019, with quite a few firms sharing their formidable plans.

This is extra than simply an enhancement for cell telephony.

5G has the potential to make loading web sites, streaming music, and downloading as much as 10 instances sooner than 4G.  The United States isn’t anticipated to see the primary 5G-compatible networks till 2020, however that hasn’t stopped telcos from brazenly bragging.

Tidal Scores a Major Integration Into Lincoln Vehicles

Lincoln homeowners with the most recent model of Ford’s Sync can now entry the Tidal app by their automobiles.  That features a hi-fi tier for premium drivers.

Lincoln homeowners may even obtain as much as 12 months of the service without spending a dime in a brand new deal that was introduced immediately.

Last 12 months, Lincoln introduced a refresh of their vehicle and SUV traces on the New York Auto Show.  Now, 12 months later, the automobile producer is hoping to draw true audiophiles to its autos with higher-quality streaming for his or her high-end sound programs.

Spice Girls' Manager Simon Fuller Dismisses Streaming Music Numbers as 'Meaningless'

Streaming numbers apparently don’t matter to Spice Girls supervisor Simon Fuller.  And this isn’t nearly a nostalgic tour.

Last yr, audio on-demand streams set a brand new file excessive within the US of 534.6 billion streams.

Total on-demand streams additionally set a brand new excessive final yr with 809.5 billion streams, up 35% over 2017’s 598 billion.

Spotify Steps Up Its Advertising Customization – Starting With Microsoft

Microsoft will goal Spotify ‘freemium’ customers listening to Discovery Weekly with messages about how AI improves our lives.

Over the previous few years, Spotify has quietly amassed an enormous following for its widespread Discovery Weekly playlist.

Three years in the past, the playlist reportedly had 40 million listeners.  Listeners then had streamed practically 5 billion personalised tracks.

"Bird Box" Monsters Finally Revealed

The entire level the film Bird Box is that no person can take a look at the monsters that are the central premise the film. In a destiny worse than the one suffered by those that meet medusa’s gaze, anybody who seems on the Bird Box is pushed to commit suicide. Luckily for us viewers the movie, the film’s director, Susanne Bier, determined to have the monsters stay unseen, which is probably going why the blindfolds have already grow to be so iconic. 

Even although they weren’t saved within the closing lower, the monsters have been truly made and the man who sculpted them, Andy Bergholtz, has determined to indicate the world what may have been. According to him, the monster was initially going to be seen in a  “‘dream/nightmare sequence’ with Sandra Bullock’s character” and since her “pregnant state and emotional arc through the film, the producers felt Sandra’s nightmare would have one thing to do with a twisted, demonic child creature attacking her.” He additionally describes how this is able to solely be the model the monster that Bullock’s character would see, owing to the truth that “the deadly ‘imaginative and prescient’ that every character noticed would most probably be completely different for every particular person (you will perceive in case you’ve seen the movie).” Here are the images, take a look at your individual threat:

BTS's Jimin Breaks SoundCloud's 24 Hour Streaming Record

Park Jimin of BTS fame launched his first solo composition on SoundCloud on December 31st.

Since then, the solo music, known as ‘Promise,’ has damaged the report for many streams in a 24-hour interval.

SoundCloud says ‘Promise’ acquired over eight.5 million streams in that interval.  It additionally held the highest spot on SoundCloud’s Top 50 and the New & Hot charts for 48 hours.

YouTube Expands Exclusive Partnership With Coachella as 2019 Line-Up is Revealed

Will YouTube’s increasing partnership with Coachella assist it enhance its Music and Premium numbers?

According to YouTube, over 41 million individuals logged in to livestream Coachella performances on the video platform final yr.  458,000 alone seen Beyoncé’s reside set on Sunday night, the best viewers but for a Coachella efficiency stream.

This yr, each have expanded their partnership for Coachella 2019.

Ninja Reminisces About His $10 Million Year

It’s grow to be a trope to report, with shock, that individuals are raking in tens of millions by streaming themselves play video video games dwell. But there are some, like Tyler Blevins, higher often known as Ninja, who’re in one other league. The 28-year-old will get paid, in line with CNN, $10 million a 12 months to play Fortnite, stream it and signal endorsements.

The quantity might comes as no shock, however what Ninja has to say about it’s attention-grabbing. When describing his schedule, he says that he must be on-line, just about twelve hours a day, every single day and likens it to a café that must be open: “they’re gonna discover one other cfee store should you’re not there … you need to be there on a regular basis.” The platform the place he’s seen for these twelve hours is Twitch and, though he makes lots cash from it, he nonetheless thinks that they may do a greater job convincing individuals to receives a commission memberships. As it stands, Ninja compares the paid choices to the “violin case” a busker.

Ninja’s success has immediately paralleled that  Fortnite, which grew to become greater than only a large online game when Ninja invited Drake to hitch his stream and play a pair matches. Since then, the sport’s reputation has skyrocketed and now has 200 million customers, which is 60% greater than within the month June.

Netflix Is Releasing A Medieval, Korean Version Of "The Walking Dead"

Although most the discuss round Netflix proper now’s centred round Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, their new “interactive occasion,” the streaming firm has far more on the way in which for these prepared to look previous interactive leisure. 

One these upcoming exhibits, known as Kingdom, will come out on the 25th January and appears to be intent on weaselling its approach into the spot left behind by the hiatus  The Walking Dead, cable’s hottest present. Kingdom is apparently set within the “Joseon Dynasty,” a really massive window time (1392-1897), and can be in regards to the disintegration the royal household and a zombie plague. The synopsis:

The trailer for the present was launched on new yr’s eve and does not skimp on the haunting moments, like a mom-zombie attacking and consuming her baby, or a pile zombies crawling over one another to eat a girl who appears to be suffocating underneath the burden. Watch the trailer beneath:

Post Malone, Roddy Ricch & The-Dream Conquer This Week's "FIRE EMOJI" Playlist

We took a couple of liberties alongside the best way within the last iteration the FIRE EMOJI playlist in 2018, by monitoring again on a couple of notable runner-ups from previous weeks. Consider this version proper right here, a round hearth pit for all of your last séances. RoddyRicch specifically, waited ’til the ultimate trimester 2018 to unleash his potential, greatest demonstrated on a collabo with Marshmello titled “Project Dreams,” which debuted firstly the month. It solely helps that his “cousins” within the business are the identical opinion regarding his brimming prospects in 2019 – his inclusion on Meek’s Championships LP a transparent instance.

The subsequent artist deserving on their spot on this week’s FIRE EMOJI listing allowed his manufacturing price to decelerate, solely to resurface with a renewed sense function. The-Dream’s 40-song triple-header is being described as an all-out marathon occasion, by normal hip-hop followers extra accustomed to EP teasers and short-order releases. But songs like “I Like” show the singularity which has allowed The-Dream to persist over time because the “Radio Killer.”

Also on our radar this week is Post Malone with the “Wow.” loosie he dropped as a lyric video. “Wow.” is simply the determine change Post Malone wants going ahead if he’s to diversify his musical portfolio. Post Malone reveals us he will be barely extra agitated when referred to as upon, on a deeply-marauding beat, much less strung out than his common foray. Otherwise, it was A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie who blessed the FIRE EMOJI playlist with the best amount songs, with “Skeezers” and “No Features” each making the lower.

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Netflix Trolls Marvel Fans With "Jessica Jones" Cancellation Survey Question

Netflix has already axed Luke Cage, Iron Fist, and Daredevil, though the celebs these reveals believed that they had been going to be persevering with their turns within the MCU. Fans weren’t shocked when Iron Fist went out the window for the reason that first season was horrible. The second season stepped it up immensely, however the cancellation was virtually anticipated. Luke Cage’s cancellation was a tough one however when Daredevil was axed, Marvel followers started to really feel betrayed by Netflix. Questions started to floor on-line corresponding to, “Will Jessica Jones be subsequent?” and “What about Punisher?” It seems that the previous shall be getting let go subsequent. 

One or reposted a screenshot a Netflix survey that has been floating round on-line. The survey asks “How dissatisfied would you be to study that there was not going to be one other season the next collection?” The survey then goes on to listing Daredevil, Luke Cage, and Jessica Jones. The Defenders and The Punisher had been left f the survey, however Iron Fist was allegedly included in an identical survey. Is Netflix trolling their customers, or are they attempting to gauge how a lot an L they’re taking however canceling their Marvel properties?

Jordan Peele's "Us" Trailer Has Officially Arrived & It Looks Creepy AF

Jordan Peele has been teasing his upcoming thriller for a while now having beforehand launched the poster and a few photographs from the movie to actually preserve us on our toes. He promised that Christmas day would have an ficial trailer for the movie and he didn’t disappoint because it’s lastly right here. Us sees Lupita Nyong’o and Winston Duke because the leads as they head out town for a household trip the place issues get actually twisted. 

In the clip under you’ll be able to see that some uninvited visitors present up however there is a twist… All in all, a humble trip turns right into a bloody journey survival that takes them out their residence combating for his or her life. 

“For my second function, I wished to create a monster mythology,” Jordan informed Entertainment Weekly. “I wished to do one thing that was extra firmly within the horror style however nonetheless held on to my love films which might be twisted however enjoyable.”

As for Lupita, she informed the publication that she was such an enormous fan  Get Out and dealing with Jordan was a pleasure. “He was on my want listing folks to work with,” she defined. “The actual fact that I’ve not executed something prefer it was interesting, as a result of it promised development and pleasure and new territory.” 

Watch the ficial trailer under an catch the movie in theatres March 15th, 2019.