174239 Popular Features Of Live Entertainment Mobile Ads, Q1 2014 [CHART]

What gets these fans to interact with ads on their phones? The live entertainment mobile ads that were most popular among entertainment lovers were ones that showcased video, sounds and photos or those that featured performance dates and information, each cited by 40% of respondents. Read the rest at eMarketer.

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174237 Entertainment Related Activities Of Mobile Phone Users, Q1 2014 [CHART]

Mobile was important throughout the planning process. Two-thirds of live entertainment seekers said they used mobile to help plan trips to shows at least sometimes, with more than one-quarter saying they always used it.

Nearly nine out of 10 entertainment seekers used their mobile phones for activities related to live shows they had attended in the six months leading up to polling. Researching event information was the No. 1 entertainment-related activity conducted via mobile, cited by 43%. Nearly two in five downloaded related content, and around one-third had watched a trailer for the show or made pre- or post-show plans. Read the rest at eMarketer.

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Frequency Mobile Users Make Plans For Live Entertainment, Q1 2014 [CHART]

June 24, 2014

Live entertainment seekers are turning to their phones to help plan for such events.

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Streaming Music Services Market Share [CHART]

June 23, 2014
Streaming Music Services Market Share [CHART]

Pandora and iHeartRadio took first and second place with a 31% and 9% share of the market respectively.

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What Music You Should Listen To At Work [INFOGRAPHIC]

June 14, 2014
What Music You Should Listen To At Work [INFOGRAPHIC]

This infographic from speaker company Sonos is a guide to choose the best tunes to listen to at work based on your job type.

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Frank Frazetta’s Intepretation Of Sound [PAINTING]

June 7, 2014
Frank Frazetta's Intepretation Of Sound [PAINTING]

This painting was commissioned by a Japanese stereo company with the only instructions to Frank Frazetta being, Paint Sound.

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Heavy Metal Baby [VIDEO]

June 1, 2014
Heavy Metal Baby [VIDEO]

A little headbanger during its formative years.

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Radio Listeners’ Primary Platform For Music Discovery, April 2014 [CHART]

April 27, 2014
Radio Listeners' Primary Platform For Music Discovery, April 2014 [CHART]

Among core radio listeners interested in finding out about new music and artists, AM/FM radio (on any device) is easily the top single option, for roughly 51% of respondents.

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The Beatles’ Oeuvre [INFOGRAPHIC]

March 30, 2014
The Beatles' Oeuvre [INFOGRAPHIC]

Three infographics break down the instrumentation of The Beatles’ songs in amazing detail & given the breadth of The Beatles Oeuvre, separated into 3 volumes.

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Music Industry Revenues Worldwide By Format, 2012 & 2013 [TABLE]

March 27, 2014
Music Industry Revenues Worldwide By Format, 2012 & 2013 [TABLE]

Digital music revenues worldwide grew at a more modest pace of 4.3%, totaling $5.87 billion and accounting for 39% of global music revenues.

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