This video shows where a pianist looks when playing, as recorded by Tobii Pro Glasses 2 eyetracking software.
Apple is the top platform for US adults who pay for music content online, ahead of others such as Pandora and Spotify.
The number of audio streams has surpassed the number of video streams for the first time in the US music industry.
This chart illustrates the results of an experiment by a group of Cornell PhDs who created a test to see how different music types affected the collaborative behavior of different groups of people.
Some 34.3% of US recorded music revenues came from streaming services in 2015, reports the RIAA, up from 27% in 2014.
Edison Research has released its latest annual Infinite Dial report that surveys the audio consumption habits of Americans 12 years and older. Edison has been conducting this research since 1998.
A slight majority of Americans’ spending on music goes to live events.
The debate about whether or not Spotify is a threat to Pandora continues, but recent research suggests the latter still has a large lead.
Digital music revenues worldwide rose nearly 7% last year to hit $6.85 billion, tying physical sales in share for the first time, at 46% each.
This year, the Basilica Block Party has come up with a clever promotional tactic: Cover songs of some of the bands performed on the church organ.