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2009-09-22 07:29:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- AmieStreet.com, the up-and-coming music retailer and discovery service, today announced an agreement with Sony Music Entertainment to sell music from the major label's vast catalog of legendary artists. The deal covers both current hits and classic recordings from Sony Music. Under the agreement, tracks will be priced at set levels of $.69, $.99 and $1.29 per song. Sony Music becomes the first major label to offer its content through AmieStreet.com,...

2009-06-22 06:58:35

When Apple decided in April to give record labels the option of setting different prices for their songs on iTunes, a number of companies leapt on the opportunity and raised the prices for popular tracks by 20% to 30%, accordintg to a Reuters report.  Every tune on Pink Floyd's classic rock masterpiece "Dark Side of the Moon," for example, was raised from 99 cents to $1.29. It goes without saying that no small number of music fans were fuming over the price hikes, while executives from...

2008-07-16 09:00:52

NEW YORK, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- How much is a click worth to you to make a difference? Online music retailer AmieStreet.com(R) today named Creative Visions Foundation as the lead charity partner in a new benefit music campaign, "Download To Make A Difference," using online music downloads as a simple way for people to support humanitarian causes- with just the click of a mouse. The new partnership kicks off with AmieStreet.com donating $2 to Creative Visions for every free download of...

2008-06-25 09:02:57

The Orchard (NASDAQ: ORCD) and AmieStreet.com announced a partnership today that brings one of the world's largest and richest digital music catalogues to one of the newest and fastest growing digital music stores. The partnership is a significant validation of the consumer-empowering business model AmieStreet.com is pioneering. On AmieStreet.com, songs are priced based on their demand, and customers receive money for more downloads when they recommend their favorite songs. By allowing...

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