Neowin News Feed for: Artists Neowin News Feed for: Artists en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Spotify now lets users search for songs by lyrics <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Spotify has rolled out a new feature today for its iOS and Android apps allowing users to search for songs by its lyrics. The feature has been available to Apple Music users for a couple of years. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usman Khan Lodhi) Mon, 05 Oct 2020 20:58:01 +0000 Spotify now lets artists list virtual events on their pages <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Spotify, which has roughly 299 million free users, is helping artists list live streaming events on their pages, as interest in online alternatives has surged during the coronavirus pandemic. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usman Khan Lodhi) Tue, 15 Sep 2020 18:54:01 +0000 Save 80% off the Pencil Kings Ultimate Character Drawing & Design Course Bundle <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Learn from artists that have worked at the world&#039;s best studios: Marvel, DreamWorks, with basic to advanced courses on drawing, anatomy, painting &amp; more. Save almost $150 off the cost of this course! <a href="">Read more...</a> (News Staff) Sun, 02 Aug 2020 15:30:01 +0000 Spotify CEO believes that radio advertising will ultimately shift online <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The company&#039;s CEO believes that in the near future, a large chunk of radio advertising will move online to streaming services like Spotify. The firm is currently focusing on podcasts and artist ads. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usman Khan Lodhi) Wed, 06 May 2020 06:48:01 +0000 SoundCloud will let musicians add a direct donation button to their profiles <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In an effort to help artists stay afloat during these trying times, SoundCloud will now let users add a direct donation button to their profiles. The button can be linked to Paypal and Patreon. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usman Khan Lodhi) Sat, 04 Apr 2020 05:24:01 +0000 Spotify streaming brings in more cash for artists than iTunes <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>For the first time in a long time iTunes is no longer the dominant player in the music industry, at least when it comes to Europe where streaming services like Spotify now brings in more cash. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Wed, 05 Nov 2014 11:28:01 +0000 Twitter to launch new Music app on Friday (Update) <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Twitter is expected to launch Twitter Music, a search &amp; discovery app based on a user&#039;s follows and interactions with musicians. The service is based on We are Hunted, which Twitter recently acquired. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Max Slater-Robins) Fri, 12 Apr 2013 08:34:04 +0000 Amie Street signs major artists to sell DRM-free music <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Launched last July, Amie Street is a web-based music service that has always offered DRM-free music of independent artists for purchase. Amie Street recently signed a new deal with Nettwerk Music Group (home to well-known... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 07 Mar 2007 21:19:32 +0000 RIAA Wants Less Money For the Artists <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In between the lawsuits and general &quot;spit on the consumer&quot; attitude we have had to put up with from the RIAA, we were always assured it was to protect the artists. Well, that ever thinning... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Christopher Vendemio) Sat, 09 Dec 2006 21:06:08 +0000 Net file-sharing doesn't hurt most artists <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A big thanks goes out to Neowin's very own BOOGSoftball&#153; for spotting this bit of news. Most musicians and artists say the Internet has helped them make more money from their work... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 06 Dec 2004 21:56:39 +0000 Intel's trademark rights threatened by 17 artists <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>THE BIGGEST CHIP company in the known universe has caught a group of 17 artists in American town jeopardising its intellectual property by using the word &quot;inside&quot;. A report in the Boston Globe said that... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Sun, 27 Apr 2003 07:51:36 +0000