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LANDR, acquired Audiu

synopsis: LANDR Audio, a creative platform for musicians, has acquired Audiu, a UK-based artist development platform for musicians and producers. Audiu provides a community where creators can learn, network and grow. Their platform enables users to connect with each other and industry professionals for detailed project feedback and advice on their music.
buyer: LANDR
LANDR is a creative platform for musicians. LANDR provides millions of independent artists and labels with a single space to learn about, collaborate on, master, release and monetize music online. Their platform provides tools and solutions for every step of the digital music creation process. "
target: Audiu
Audiu is a UK-based artist development platform for musicians and producers. Audiu provides a music community where creators can learn, network and grow. Their platform enables users to connect with each other and industry professionals for detailed project feedback and advice on their music.
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announced 8/30/2016 via BNC Analysis

engage:BDR, will acquire mydiveo

synopsis: engage:BDR, a leading cross-device advertising solution company, announced that it will acquire mydiveo, a global talent discovery platform and creative social network that cultivates discovery and collaboration by providing artists with a mobile portfolio to showcase their talent.
buyer: engage:BDR (ASX:EN1:$9.78)
engage:BDR is a digital advertising company. Capitalizing on strong roots of innovation, engage:BDR combines industry sustainability, groundbreaking proprietary technologies, and digital expertise to create efficient, effective advertising solutions for clients. "
target: mydiveo
mydiveo™ is a global talent discovery platform and creative network fostering collaborations and connections between artists, music lovers, music industry professionals, talent scouts and brands. Several venues, events and advertising brands have also used mydiveo to source talent and ambassadors.
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closed 3/19/2007 via PR Newswire

Ticketmaster, acquired echomusic, llc

synopsis: Ticketmaster, the world's leading ticketing company and an operating business of IAC, is acquiring a significant stake in echomusic, -- the online fan club and brand management company, whose unique blend of philosophy, methodology, and technology builds trusted one to one relationships with consumers for their recording artist clients.
buyer parent: IAC/InterActiveCorp
buyer: Ticketmaster (TKTM:$1,240.48)
As the world's leading live entertainment ticketing and marketing company, Ticketmaster connects the world to live entertainment. Ticketmaster operates in 20 global markets, providing ticket sales, ticket resale services, marketing and distribution. "
target: echomusic, llc
echomusic builds trusted one-to-one relationships directly with consumers for its clients. Acting as a Web 3.0 agency, echo creates and executes individual pieces of overall campaigns or entire brand lifecycles.
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closed 3/26/2010 via PR Newswire

WiseMobi Inc., merged with Reel2U

synopsis: WiseMobi Inc. acquires Reel2U and launches the first LIVE interactive, celebrity webcast platform. Reel2U is the first platform that marries the public's insatiable need for celebrity information with LIVE social, webcast interaction.
buyer: WiseMobi Inc.
Wisemobi will file to change its name to Reel2u.com. Reel2U is an on-line platform that lets people and celebrities schedule webcasts where they can showcase themselves, and interact and chat live with their audience. "
target: Reel2U
Reel2U is a fun, free, self-promotion site that helps users build their own webcast audience. People can hosts webcasts using their webcam and can chat with their audience in real time.
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closed 10/17/2007 via BusinessWire

NameMedia, Inc., acquired Photo.net

synopsis: NameMedia, a leader in developing premium online communities, announced today the acquisition of Photo.net a community site for photography enthusiasts with more than 600,000 registered users.
buyer parent: Highland Capital Holdings Corporation
buyer: NameMedia, Inc.
NameMedia is the industry leader in Direct Search and the marketplace for premium domain names. The company leverages the power of Direct Search through a proprietary publishing platform that creates revenue-generating search destinations. "
target: Photo.net
Photo.net is an online community with more than 100,000 active members and thousands more casual viewers visiting daily. We started in 1993 and strive to be the best peer-to-peer educational system for people who wish to become better photographers.
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closed 6/23/2011 via Market Wire

Pegasus Tel, Inc., acquired MusicMatrix.com

synopsis: Pegasus Tel, Inc. finalized the asset purchase agreement to acquire the premier interactive web site, MusicMatrix.com, the ultimate on-line destination for artists, directors, producers, video editors and music fans worldwide to upload, direct, edit and showcase unique video content with groundbreaking, user-friendly, video editing technology.
buyer: Pegasus Tel, Inc. (PTEL:$0.00)
Pegasus Tel, Inc. owns, operates, and manages privately owned public payphones in the County of Delaware, New York. The company provides outdoor payphones and involves in the provision of dial-around and operator services, coin collections, and telephone equipment repairing and selling. "
target parent: Encounter Technologies Inc.
target: MusicMatrix.com
MusicMatrix.com is the ultimate on-line destination for artists, directors, producers, video editors and music fans worldwide to upload, direct, edit and showcase unique video content with groundbreaking, user-friendly, video editing technology.
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closed 12/9/2009 via BNC Analysis

MySpace, Inc., acquired imeem

synopsis: MySpace Music has completed a deal to acquire certain assets of imeem - a leading social media music service. MySpace Music and imeem share a common vision and commitment to further enabling the socialization of content across the Web.
buyer parent: News Corporation
buyer: MySpace, Inc.
MySpace is a technology company connecting people through personal expression, content, and culture. MySpace empowers its global community to experience the Internet through a social lens by integrating personal profiles, photos, videos, mobile, messaging, and the world's largest music community. "
target: imeem
imeem is the leading social media network where users create, recommend and discover music, film/video, art, and pop culture media and connect directly with people with similar tastes. imeem is the first social network to partner with all four major labels as well as thousands of indie labels.
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announced 12/17/2008 via PR Newswire

iB3 Networks, Inc., will acquire Plugmeister.com

synopsis: iB3 Networks, Inc. announced that it has signed a Letter of Intent to purchase MGV Communications, the owner of Plugmeister.com, for an all stock deal.
buyer: iB3 Networks, Inc.
iB3 Networks, Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary iBeam Solutions, is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner with a proven track record of delivering scalable hosting solutions, managed hosting, design and implementation of networks, web development, and is a Cisco Certified Select Partner. "
target: Plugmeister.com
Plugmeister.com is a new niche online social networking community affording musicians, artists, directors, and writers the opportunity to upload their products for sale with sample media for all to hear or see. Members get to network, promote, and discuss artistic opportunities.
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closed 12/14/2010 via BNC Analysis

Net Element, Inc., acquired Openfilm, LLC

synopsis: Net Element, Inc. has acquired Openfilm, LLC. Openfilm.com is an online community of film lovers and filmmakers working together to change the way independent film is discovered, financed and distributed. It is the online destination for filmmakers and film enthusiasts across the global.
buyer: Net Element, Inc. (NETE:$45.96)
Net Element is an online media and technology company that develops properties and technologies, incubates cutting-edge emerging businesses, and is creating a network of unique digital assets, rich with HD video content and social media. "
target: Openfilm, LLC
Openfilm brings the best elements of the film industry together. With an innovative platform designed to change the process of discovering great independent film, Openfilm is dedicated to developing, marketing and distributing great works.
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closed 3/29/2010 via Market Wire

Zhura merged with Scripped, Inc.,

synopsis: Scripped, the leading provider of Web-based screenwriting software and crowdsourced content development services, announced the company has secured new investment and merged with Zhura.com.
buyer: Scripped, Inc.
Founded in 2008, Scripped's goal is to make screenwriting accessible to writers of all levels and provide the tools and community writers need to bring their ideas from inception to completion. Scripped aims to encourage and support the needs of all scripted content writers. "
target: Zhura
Zhura was founded in 2007 to develop the next generation in performance writing tools. As the first company to combine advanced editing technology with valuable community, collaboration, and social networking features, Zhura is a thought leader in the Performance Writing Industry.
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closed 7/9/2007 via BusinessWire

Maximum Awards, Inc., acquired Plays on the Net

synopsis: Maximum Awards, Inc. has concluded the acquisitions of the websites known as Plays On the Net, Plc, Anne’s World and Curtain Rising, and that the Company has changed its name to Logica Holdings, Inc. Maximum Awards acquired Plays On the Net Plc, Anne’s World and Curtain Rising through the issue of 12 million shares of common stock.
buyer: Maximum Awards, Inc. (LGHL:$0.00)
The Logica Holdings Group is a group of companies whose primary focus is in the e-commerce and IT sector. Each company has a specific purpose and is managed by highly experienced, professional and motivated individuals whose performance is rewarded on the basis of the success of the company. "
target: Plays on the Net
Plays On The Net began as an online database for unpublished playwrights. A platform for writers to share their work, to communicate with fellow dramatists and to explore new ideas. The company secured the license to sell titles from the archives of BBC Audiobooks in April 2006.
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closed 11/21/2019 via BusinessWire

Minute Media, acquired The Players' Tribune

synopsis: Minute Media, a leading global technology and digital publishing platform, is acquiring The Players' Tribune, a new media platform that provides content written by professional athletes. The Players' Tribune provides daily sports conversation and publishes first-person stories directly from athletes.
buyer: Minute Media
Minute Media is a leading media and technology brand focused on two main pillars—platform and content. Minute Media’s platform serves as the company’s foundation, powering its content as well as enabling the evolution of other market-leading digital media brands. "
target: The Players' Tribune
The Players' Tribune is a new media platform that provides content written by professional athletes. Founded by former professional Major League Baseball player Derek Jeter, The Players' Tribune provides daily sports conversation and publishes first-person stories directly from athletes.
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cancelled 8/19/2008 via BusinessWire

National Lampoon, cancelled an acquisition of AllModelZone.com

synopsis: National Lampoon, Inc., the most widely recognized brand in comedy, today announced that it has acquired the website AllModelZone.com from Alle Von Technologies, LLC for an undisclosed sum.
buyer: National Lampoon (US:NLMP:$0.00)
National Lampoon is and has been one of the leading brands in comedy for the last 30 years. National Lampoon is active in a broad array of entertainment activities, including feature films, television programming, interactive entertainment, home video, comedy audio CDs and book publishing. "
target parent: Alle Von Technologies
target: AllModelZone.com
AllModelZone.com, which launched in 2002, is a social network for people involved in the modeling industry and allows users to communicate and find work via profiles, forums and photo galleries, among other features.
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closed 2/10/2021 via PR Web

LANDR, acquired Audiu

synopsis: LANDR Audio, a creative platform for musicians, has acquired Audiu, a UK-based artist development platform for musicians and producers. Audiu provides a community where creators can learn, network and grow. Their platform enables users to connect with each other and industry professionals for detailed project feedback and advice on their music.
buyer: LANDR
LANDR is a creative platform for musicians. LANDR provides millions of independent artists and labels with a single space to learn about, collaborate on, master, release and monetize music online. Their platform provides tools and solutions for every step of the digital music creation process. "
target: Audiu
Audiu is a UK-based artist development platform for musicians and producers. Audiu provides a music community where creators can learn, network and grow. Their platform enables users to connect with each other and industry professionals for detailed project feedback and advice on their music.
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closed 6/9/2021 via PR Web

LANDR, acquired Synchro Arts

synopsis: LANDR Audio, a creative platform for musicians, has acquired Synchro Arts, a UK developer of innovative audio processing software. Synchro Arts enables music producers, engineers and audio post professionals to perform complex editing tasks both quickly and intuitively. Their audio plugins provide solutions for timing and pitch alignment.
buyer: LANDR
LANDR is a creative platform for musicians. LANDR provides millions of independent artists and labels with a single space to learn about, collaborate on, master, release and monetize music online. Their platform provides tools and solutions for every step of the digital music creation process. "
target: Synchro Arts
Synchro Arts is a UK developer of innovative audio processing software. Synchro Arts enables music producers, engineers and audio post professionals to perform complex editing tasks both quickly and intuitively. Their audio plugins provide solutions for timing and pitch alignment.
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closed 2/10/2021 via PR Web

LANDR, acquired Audiu

synopsis: LANDR Audio, a creative platform for musicians, has acquired Audiu, a UK-based artist development platform for musicians and producers. Audiu provides a community where creators can learn, network and grow. Their platform enables users to connect with each other and industry professionals for detailed project feedback and advice on their music.
buyer: LANDR
LANDR is a creative platform for musicians. LANDR provides millions of independent artists and labels with a single space to learn about, collaborate on, master, release and monetize music online. Their platform provides tools and solutions for every step of the digital music creation process. "
target: Audiu
Audiu is a UK-based artist development platform for musicians and producers. Audiu provides a music community where creators can learn, network and grow. Their platform enables users to connect with each other and industry professionals for detailed project feedback and advice on their music.
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closed 7/18/2016 via PR Newswire

BandLab, acquired Composr

synopsis: BandLab, the first global, cloud-based platform for iOS, Android and the web where users can create, collaborate and share their music, announced that it has acquired Composr, a European-based iOS and web music-making service.
buyer parent: JamHub
buyer: BandLab
BandLab is a free, all-in-one (iOS, Android and web), cloud-based social platform that simplifies the process of making music. Its global community of musicians and fans work to create and collaborate on music, which can be shared across the global community. "
target: Composr
Composr is an iOS and web-based music collaboration app that’s all about recording music socially and collaborating with musicians all around the world.
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closed 10/28/2015 via Company Press Release

ROLI, acquired Blend.io, Inc.

synopsis: ROLI, maker of hardware and software for music creation, has acquired Blend, a platform that makes music creation social. Blend is dedicated to unlocking the social potential of the web to make it easier for people to collaborate and share.
buyer: ROLI
ROLI is a design-led music technology company based in Dalston, London. ROLI makes hardware and software products designed to increase the bandwidth of interaction between people and technology. "
target: Blend.io, Inc.
Blend.io is a social platform that helps music producers share music projects in source format, perfect for remixing, collaborating, learning from, and gathering feedback from others in the global community. Music fans can discover original new music and participate in the creative process.
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closed 11/17/2017 via BNC Analysis

Spotify Ltd, acquired Soundtrap AB

synopsis: Spotify has acquired Soundtrap, a cloud-based digital audio workstation. Soundtrap, which launched in 2015 after a few years of beta testing, offers users an online music studio and the ability to collaborate with others in real time.
buyer: Spotify Ltd (SPOT:$9,696.50)
Spotify brings the right music for every moment – on computers, mobiles, tablets, home entertainment systems, cars, gaming consoles and more. Create and listen to playlists for free or subscribe to Premium for on-demand access at the highest audio quality – with zero ads. "
target: Soundtrap AB
Soundtrap democratizes and empowers high-quality collaborative music-making for the many people. Soundtrap Studio was launched as the world's first web-based, cross-platform, collaborative music recording studio.
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closed 11/28/2011 via BusinessWire

MakeMusic, Inc., acquired Recordare LLC

synopsis: MakeMusic, Inc., a developer and marketer of proprietary music technology solutions, announced that it has completed the acquisition of selected assets of Recordare®LLC, the Internet music publishing and software company. Recordare was founded in an effort to further popularize the use of digital sheet music.
buyer: MakeMusic, Inc. (MMUS:$17.74)
MakeMusic, Inc. develops and markets proprietary music technology solutions under the Finale and SmartMusic brands. The company’s products provide alternatives to traditional practice, education, and composition techniques. "
target: Recordare LLC
Recordare was founded in an effort to further popularize the use of digital sheet music. The company's MusicXML format provides a standard that allows musicians to share and use music notation in ways that were never before possible.
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closed 10/19/2010 via BusinessWire

ReverbNation, acquired Sound Around

synopsis: ReverbNation, the leading Marketing and Promotion Platform for over 900,000 Musicians, Labels, Managers and Venues, has acquired Sound Around, a North Carolina mobile application development company focused on creating custom mobile applications for Bands and Musicians.
buyer parent: eMinor Inc.
buyer: ReverbNation
ReverbNation is the leading online music marketing platform used by more than 900,000 Artists, Managers, Record Labels, and Venues to grow their reach, influence, and business across the internet. "
target: Sound Around
Sound Around is a platform for bands and music artists to better connect with their fanbase by giving them a way to easily create their own iPhone App.
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announced 4/5/2017 via Company Press Release

TakeLessons, will acquire Chromatik

synopsis: TakeLessons, the leading online community for lifelong learning, announces they have entered into an agreement to acquire Chromatik, a leader in digital sheet music and music education.
buyer: TakeLessons
TakeLessons is the trusted online marketplace for finding qualified and vetted instructors. At TakeLessons, students can follow their dreams and fuel personal growth by connecting with the perfect instructor in areas ranging from music, dance and acting to foreign languages, math and photography. "
target: Chromatik
Long Beach-based Chromatik, founded in 2010, develops digital sheet music and apps for music education.
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closed 11/23/2016 via PR Newswire

BrandSpins, acquired Music Dealers

synopsis: MusicDealers.com has been acquired by music media entrepreneur Billy Tuchscher and his Las Vegas company, BrandSpins. MusicDealers.com is the award-winning 'sync music' licensing website juggernaut that provides music for: TV Shows; Major Films; Documentaries; Radio/TV ad campaigns; Video Games; Business Promotions; YouTube and GoPro Videos.
buyer: BrandSpins
BrandSpins is revolutionizing digital music distribution, solving problems for major brands, artists, and consumers. BrandSpins provides turn key, plug and play, 'brand-customized', online digital music stores, to major eCommerce websites. "
target: Music Dealers
Music Dealers is a music agency and B2B music licensing platform whose mission is to help brands, agencies, TV networks, and film & game studios realize the full potential of authentic music to drive value for their business.
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closed 2/24/2020 via BNC Analysis

Ultimate Guitar USA LLC, acquired Crescendo

synopsis: CREATE-X at Georgia Tech, an entrepreneurship incubator designed to nurture the confidence and expertise that graduates need to run their own businesses, has announced its first exit. Crescendo, an AI-powered interactive music trainer that facilitates focused practice and immediate feedback for musicians, has been acquired by Ultimate Guitar.
buyer: Ultimate Guitar USA LLC
With 10 million registered users and over 20 million unique active users a month, Ultimate Guitar is the largest community of guitar enthusiasts in the world. It provides guitar tabs and chords to nearly 1 million songs along with lessons, articles and information about all things rock and roll. "
target parent: CREATE-X at Georgia Tech
target: Crescendo
Crescendo is an AI-powered interactive music trainer that facilitates focused practice and immediate feedback for musicians. Crescendo’s music assessment engine uses both monophonic and polyphonic pitch detection to analyze harmonic frequencies from the notes musicians play.
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announced 10/10/2005 via BusinessWire

Yeahronimo Media Ventures, Inc., will acquire Lyzia BV

synopsis: Yeahronimo Media Ventures Inc., an integrated media content and service provider, announced it has signed a binding Letter of Intent for the acquisition of Lyzia BV, one of the major download services. Both companies expect to reach a final agreement within a few weeks.
buyer: Yeahronimo Media Ventures, Inc.
Commodore International Corporation is a designer, creator and full-service provider of digital media products, content and services. The company sells a complete line of portable digital media products and provides legal music and media downloads with multi-channel distribution. "
target: Lyzia BV
Lyzia is a Dutch based company focusing on DRM Solutions for the entertainment sector, providing the market with content and technical solutions thereby servicing the customer for the complete value chain.
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closed 3/22/2018 via BNC Analysis

Made in Memphis Entertainment LLC, acquired Beatroot Music Ltd

synopsis: Made in Memphis Entertainment, a music studio, record label and publishing platform, has acquired UK-based Beatroot Music. Beatroot is an online music platform which enables record labels and publishers to pull together their music catalog, audio files and rights data into one place and share these with clients, streaming services and music stores.
buyer: Made in Memphis Entertainment LLC
Made in Memphis Entertainment is a music studio, record label and publishing platform. They offer an environment that includes several well-appointed production suites for songwriters to work and receive mentorship from world renowned professionals. "
target: Beatroot Music Ltd
Based in the UK, Beatroot Music operates an online music platform which enables record labels and publishers to pull together their music catalog, audio files, album artwork, metadata and rights data into one place and share these with clients, streaming services and music stores.
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closed 11/28/2018 via PE Hub

Marlin Equity Partners, acquired Shift Media Holdings, Inc.

synopsis: Marlin Equity Partners has completed a majority recapitalization of and growth equity investment in Shift Media Holdings, Inc. (SHIFT), a leading provider of cloud-based media collaboration and digital asset management solutions.
buyer: Marlin Equity Partners
Marlin Equity Partners is a global investment firm with over $6.7 billion of capital under management. The firm is focused on providing corporate parents, shareholders and other stakeholders with tailored solutions that meet their business and liquidity needs. "
target: Shift Media Holdings, Inc.
SHIFT’s SaaS platform helps media and entertainment companies production houses securely create, share and collaborate on creative work at all stages of the content production lifecycle, embed visible and forensic watermarking into video and safely screen sensitive pre-release content.
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