Podcast-Legal Music

UK Commercial Broadcaster Joins UK Podcasters’ Association

Sep 19th, 2007 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Podcast-Legal Music

GCap Media, operators of radio stations such as Capital Radio, Xfm and Classic FM recently announced that it has joined UK Podcasters Association. This move is seen as a big step toward radio industry integration with digital and online media. GCap is the first radio/media company to join the UKPA since the association’s creation in […]

Warner Music Cuts Jobs As Losses Mount

May 8th, 2007 | By | Category: Digital Music, Podcast-Legal Music

Warner Music has announced that it is cutting 400 jobs in response to quarterly losses that were larger than expected. The world’s fourth-largest music company reported a fiscal second-quarter net loss of $27 million, or 19 cents a share, compared with a loss of $7 million, or 5 cents a share, a year earlier. “The […]

Wall Street Journal Writes Off Music Podcasters

Jan 2nd, 2007 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Digital Music, Podcast-Legal Music, Podcasting Law

The Wall Street Journal today has a myopic report on the state of music podcasting, saying that podcasters have failed to make headway in the area of music podcasts. The focus of the article is on the mainstream music industry’s tentative steps into the world of podcasting, but the article ignores the tremendous popularity of […]

Podcast Solutions Book Review

Oct 21st, 2006 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Citizen Media, Corporate Podcasts, How to Podcast, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcast-Legal Music, Podcasting Hardware, Podcasting Software, Reviews

Podcast Solutions, by Michael Geoghegan and Dan Klass, is a comprehensive introduction to podcasting. The book is bylined “The Complete Guide to Podcasting,” and does a good job of delivering on this promise. A powerhouse of podcasting talent is behind the book. The authors, Geoghegan and Klass, are podcasters that pioneered the production of podcasts […]

Divvycast Offers Free Podcast Hosting and Bandwidth for Musicians

Oct 19th, 2006 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Digital Music, Podcast Hosting, Podcast-Legal Music

Divvycast today announced free podcast hosting for bands and musicians. The free service offers 50 MB data storage and 5 GB per month bandwidth. The new free level joins Divvycast’s existing 3 subscription tiers, which start at $9.95 per month for 1GB data storage and 50GB per month bandwidth.

Portable Media Expo and People’s Choice Podcast Awards Ceremony

Oct 1st, 2006 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Mobile Podcasting, News Podcasts, Podcast Directory Sites, Podcast-Legal Music, Podcasting Events

Closing out the official activities on the first day of the Podcast and Portable Media Expo in Ontario, California, was the second annual Podcast Awards Ceremony. Previously announced winners of the PME Awards for Podcast of the Year were the folks who produce Grape Radio. In keeping with the gravitas of the occasion, the winners […]