Music Consumer Research
and Analyst Services

Vinyl is the hot format today, and it’s not just hipsters spinning discs. Although half of vinyl buyers are younger than 26 years old, 27% of purchasers are Gen X and Baby Boomers. Our Music Acquisition studies can tell you more about who buys.
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Research Studies

We cover the spectrum of fan engagement with music from how it is purchased to where it is listened to, and everything in between.

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Services

It’s not just about research, we provide additional consulting and analytics to address all your questions.

Recent Blog Posts

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February 22, 2016

Bad Company, You Can’t Deny

(With apologies to Paul Rodgers) 57M in US Still Acquiring Unlicensed Music The BBC reported on February 17 that Kanye West’s “Life of Pablo” has already been pirated 500,000 times.  According to the article on The Next Web quoting those statistics, piracy is at historic lows. Respectfully, that is a popular belief, though wholly incorrect. read more »

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January 6, 2016

Is It Live Or Is It Streaming?

Please click here to download the presentation deck from CES 2016.  

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January 6, 2016

Many U.S. Music Streaming Consumers Willing to Pay More for Better Sound Quality

Despite the migration of music listening to smartphones and computers consumers still think sound quality is important read more »