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Internet Radio Thriving, Putting Pressure On Other Music Formats
2012-11-09 19:57:05

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Over half of all internet users choose to listen to music using internet radio or on-demand music services these days. This is according to the "Music Acquisition Monitor," a report from the NPD Group that tracks the use of Pandora and other music services. That 50 percent of internet users equates to about 96 million people who flock to music services such as Pandora, Last.fm, Slacker Radio, YouTube, VEVO, Rhapsody and other...

2011-05-23 19:00:00

SINGAPORE, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Music Matters Conferences -- Gracenote® today announced the new version of its Discover(TM) music recommendation technology, featuring the ability to create personalized Music Channels as well as the use of Mood and Tempo sonic attributes and music descriptors like Genre, Origin, Era and Artist Type to deliver smarter music recommendations across music catalogs. Gracenote Discover lets Cloud music services, device manufacturers and...

2010-03-17 15:21:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Music Services, a publishing company administering the licensing and administration for over 100,000 copyrights has formed an alliance with RightsFlow. The blanket agreement provides RightsFlow access to Music Services' catalog, allowing identification and accounting for interactive streaming and limited downloads on any pending and future works to the compositions. Considered a leader in the Christian music market, Music Services represents...

2009-05-21 08:21:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Muzak, one of the world's leading providers of music and media services for businesses, and RightsFlow, a provider of bulk licensing and royalty solutions for music services, announced a strategic licensing partnership today. This partnership allows Muzak to supplement its in-house resources and further manage its publishing licensing and accounting through RightsFlow's proprietary mechanical licensing 'FLOW' system. FLOW will drive efficiencies in...

2005-08-01 16:30:15

By Antony Bruno SAN FRANCISCO (Billboard) - Get 'em while they're young. That appears to be the philosophy behind the recent effort to install digital music services at college campuses nationwide. Fewer than 100 of the nation's 3,300 colleges and universities offer their students discounted access to authorized digital music services. But that figure is expected to increase in the next six months. On July 18, the University of California and California State University systems selected...


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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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