Dropped after just 5 months, Car Thing was another multi-million dollar swindle Spotify chased instead of paying musicians fairly
Paid-for interviews and profiles were also part of the scheme which involved looping bad electronic music to leverage fake Spotify engagement.
The music streaming platform is luring livestreaming artists back from Twitch and YouTube by leveraging fan donations.
Spotify's Serfs: A new report breaks down the Black Box of Streaming and the brutal financial realities of the music industry's streamonomics.
Spotify's last money-grab from artist royalties alarmed government investigators. Now they're grabbing even more.
Revenues from music subscribers continue to fund podcast spending at the world's largest streaming service.
Audius is a streaming start up with an ambitious goal: to suck less than SoundCloud.
Record labels have long wanted it, and Spotify is said to be planning a new test of higher monthly subscription rates in Scandinavia.
Why is a music company so eager to make musicians poor? Spotify is taking songwriters to court and claws back millions in "overpaid" royalties.
Will Sumsuch went to the Brighton Music Conference, and what he saw was "an industry suffering from an identity crisis."
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