RadioandMusic
| 26 May 2017
Music | 25 May 2017

Universal Music India promotes Vinit Thakkar as...

MUMBAI: Universal Music India, a part of Universal Music Group, announced that...

Radio|25 May 2017

Do private FM stations need sports commentary?

MUMBAI: The radio industry churns out multiple programmes every year. These...

Radio|24 May 2017

Big FM launches two new stations in Uttar Pradesh

MUMBAI: After a successful launch in the markets of Maharashtra (Nagpur,...

Radio|24 May 2017

IRF 2017: Prioritising content and creative...

MUMBAI: The Indian radio industry has moved to Phase III and it has opened...

Interview | 20 Mar 2017

I am working towards reinvention: Rajitta Hemwaani

MUMBAI: A few months ago Rajitta Hemwaani joined 9X Media Pvt. Ltd as Sr.

Music
Labels | 10 May 2017

Saregama launches Carvaan - a digital music p...

MUMBAI: In this fast moving tech-savvy world, one's constantly flipping through one music app to the other and somewhere in this fast paced world we'...

Music Services | 08 May 2017

Gaana brings home the most prestigious global...

MUMBAI: Gaana, India’s favorite music streaming app, has received its first International recognition, having bagged the “Digital Media Company of...

| 08 May 2017

Vivo partners Vh1 for eight...

MUMBAI: Vh1 India once again raises the bar by partnering with leading global smartphone brand...

Labels | 03 May 2017

Apple Music to premiere Puff Daddy's Bad...

MUMBAI: If you've been down with Bad Boy Records since day one, or became a fan over the years...

Labels | 02 May 2017

Legacy Recordings set to release American Epi...

MUMBAI: Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release American...

Bajaj Electricals Limited partners with Justi...

MUMBAI: Bajaj Electricals Limited, India’s leading player in consumer durables, fans, lighting and...

Radio
Private FM Stations | 26 May 2017

Red FM's RJ Raunac celebrates his victor...

MUMBAI: RJ Raunac aka Bauaa from 93.5 Red FM recently won the Popular RJ of the Year by people’s choice’ 2017 award, based on public voting at the India Radio Forum (IRF). With this victory, RJ Raunac decided to surprise his biggest fans who got nominated by friends or family. He shocked these select listeners at the most unexpected time of their day and dedicates his trophy to them as gratitude as they are the real heroes of his triumph. The listeners so far have been stunned by this gesture, as they never imagined their own idol RJ Raunac...

Private FM Stations | 26 May 2017

Radio City returns with Gig City S2

MUMBAI: Radio City is back with Season 2 of Gig City, live radio concert. After a stupendous...

International Radio | 24 May 2017

New York Festivals International Radio Progra...

MUMBAI: The New York Festivals International Radio Program Awards announced the 2017 finalists....

Private FM Stations | 22 May 2017

Radio Mirchi discontinues its operation in Pa...

MUMBAI: ENIL's Radio Mirchi has shut operations at Panaji, Goa station. The station was...

Mobile & digital
Apps | 02 May 2017

Hungama is the official Digital Partner of Ju...

MUMBAI: Hungama Digital Media - has sealed another key partnership and is the official digital partner for Justin Bieber’s Purpose Tour, organized by White Fox India. Global pop sensation, Justin...

Platforms | 19 Apr 2017

Videocon d2h signs up Hungama Play

MUMBAI: Videocon d2h, the fastest growing DTH service provider in India has partnered with Hungama Play for its HD Smart Connect Set Top Box. Hungama Play is India’s leading Video On Demand service...

Technology | 12 Apr 2017

Jio introduces new Rs 309 all unlimited plan...

MUMBAI: Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (‘Jio’) announced today that the Jio Summer Surprise has been fully withdrawn, following the advice of Telecom Regulatory authority of India (‘TRAI’). Jio...

Apps | 05 Apr 2017

Apple Music for Android updated with iOS 10 f...

MUMBAI: Apple today pushed a major update to the Apple Music for Android. All Apple Music features and capabilities on the current iOS 10 will be available on Android. Aside from the facelift, the...

Regulators
Others | 23 May 2017

ET to fall but broadcasting equipment and IT...

NEW DELHI: Even as entertainment duties on entrance to theatres or circus will fall after the Goods and Services Tax comes into force, hardware equipment for both radio and television transmission...

I&B Ministry | 17 May 2017

New portal to help ease of broadcast business

NEW DELHI: A new online 'broadcastseva' portal has been launched by the Information and Broadcasting Ministry as part of its initiative to provide a single point facility to various...

I&B Ministry | 03 May 2017

New body soon to act against 'Inappropri...

NEW DELHI: Despite the existence of the Inter-Ministerial Committee for examining cases, the Government is expected to set up a body to regulate the content broadcast on television and radio channels...

Resources
BARC India Data | 18 May 2017

BARC Week 19: Sony MIX pushes back MTV Beats; Mastiii remain...

MUMBAI: In week 19 of Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC), all India (U+R) Mastiii increased its numbers from 154900 Impressions (‘000s) to 157109, to retain the number one position.9XM...

BARC India Data | 11 May 2017

BARC Week 18: Mastiii remains matchless, 9XM beats B4U Music

MUMBAI: In week 18 of Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC), all India (U+R) Mastiii dipped in numbers from 162998 Impressions (‘000s) to 154900 Impressions (‘000s) but it retained the number...

BARC India Data | 04 May 2017

BARC Week 17: Zee ETC Bollywood pushes back Channel V; other...

MUMBAI: In week 17 of Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) India, all India (U+R) there were no major changes in the chart. Last week’s tenth placeholder Zee ETC Bollywood witnessed a rise in...

Events
Event Management | 09 Feb 2017

UMG's Devraj Sanyal part of Midem Artist Accelerator committee

MUMBAI: Universal Music Group South Asia announced that Devraj Sanyal, Managing Director & CEO, South Asia has been named as a member of the high profile selection committee for Midem’s annual Artist Accelerator Programme.Midem, a leading international business event for the music ecosystem hos...

Gadgets
gadgets | 20 Apr 2017

Blaupunkt introduces rear seat entertainment for vehicles in India

NEW DELHI: Blaupunkt has introduced launch of the Android-based BP RSE AD 10.1 monitor system for rear seat entertainment. This rear seat monitor is ultra-thin, runs on Android 4.4.4 OS with a QUAD CORE processor, and comes with capacitive touch screen and built-in WiFi, according to an official re...