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Coachella and Stagecoach Festivals Cancelled Again – For the 3rd Time

Photo Credit: Hari Nandakumar Coachella is cancelled this year. So is its country music counterpart, Stagecoach. Coachella draws thousands of people to the southern California desert each April. But this year it will be quiet again due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. “The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and the Stagecoach Country Music Festival […]

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Exactuals Pops the Champagne After Crossing $1 Billion In Total Payments Processed

Exactuals has processed over $1 billion in total payments through its PaymentHub product, company officials revealed today. Exactuals announced PaymentHub’s payment-processing accomplishment – and 250 percent year-over-year growth – via a formal release that was emailed to Digital Music News. PaymentHub’s strong performance, the 10-year-old SaaS company and City National Bank subsidiary indicated in the […]

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Cox Communications Politely Asks to Delay Its $1 Billion Payment to the Major Labels

Earlier this month, a federal court upheld the $1 billion copyright infringement penalty that a jury levied against Cox Communications back in December of 2019. Now, the mega-ISP has moved to delay its billion-dollar payment to the major labels while it pursues an appeal. To recap, the underlying courtroom confrontation between Cox Communications and the […]