Internet Radio - Global Strategic Business Report

Internet Radio - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Apr 25, 2013, 221 Pages
US$4,200.00
GIA-MCP7775

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Internet Radio in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. A six-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets. The report profiles 45 companies including many key and niche players such as 8tracks, 977 Music, Inc., AccuRadio, LLC, AOL Radio, Clear Channel Communications, Inc., Deezer, Digitally Imported, Inc., Grooveshark, Last.fm, Pandora Media, Inc., Rhapsody International, Slacker, Inc., SomaFM, Spotify Ltd., TuneIn, and We7. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.


TABLE OF CONTENTS

 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

      Study reliability and reporting limitations   I-1
      Disclaimers    I-2
      Data interpretation & reporting level         I-2
       Quantitative techniques & analytics          I-3
      Product definitions and scope of study        I-3


 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW 
      A Prelude      II-1
       Current & Future Analysis II-2
      Internet Radio: Gaining Edge over Terrestrial Radio Broadcasting  II-2
      Expanding Internet User Base: A Key Driving Force      II-2
       Table 1: Global Internet User by Geographic Region (2012):
       Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of Internet Users for
       Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, Africa,
       and Middle East (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-3

       Table 2: World Internet Penetration Rates (%) by Region
       (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-3

       Table 3: Top Ten Internet Countries (2012): Ranked by Number
       of Internet Users (in Millions) (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)  II-4

       Table 4: Leading Internet Using Countries across the World
       (2012): Ranked by Number of Internet Users (In Millions)         II-4
      Rising Smartphone Usage Fueling Growth of Internet Radio          II-4
       Table 5: Global Mobile Devices Market (2013E): Percentage
       Share Breakdown of Unit Shipments by Device Type (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)        II-5

       Table 6: Worldwide Smartphone Penetration Rate by Geographic
       Region (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    II-6
       Worldwide Mobile Subscriber Base - Key Statistics     II-7
       Table 7: Penetration Rate of Mobile, Active Mobile Broadband
       and Fixed Broadband Subscriptions (2012E): Breakdown by
       Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)II-7
       Table 8: Top 10 Countries with Active Mobile Subscriptions (
        2012E) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8
       Table 9: Global Mobile Internet Market (2012): Percentage
       Share Breakdown of Revenues for MMS/SMS, Entertainment,
       Advertisement/Search, Enterprise Services and Other Data
       Access (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-8
      Internet Radio Technology to Witness Widespread Deployment in
       Vehicles      II-9
       Legislative Mandates to Spur Adoption of Internet Radio          II-9
      Home Audio Systems Cautiously Embracing Internet Radio II-10
      Monetization of Internet Radio Services       II-10
      Internet Radio and Local Advertising          II-10
      Catalogs: The Heart of On-Demand Services     II-11
      Multi-Channel Distribution: Key to Long-Term Success   II-11
      Rising Royalty Rates - A Cause of Concern for Radio Stations      II-11
      Marketers Track Web Browsing Trends to Serve Ads       II-11
      Radio Broadcasters Need to Smarten Up to Increase Revenues
       through Internet         II-12
      Internet Radio: A Platform for Indie Artists  II-12
      Technology Companies: A Threat to Internet Radio Participants     II-12
      Competitive Landscape     II-13
       A Brief Overview of Leading Internet Radio Companies  II-13

  2. AN INTRODUCTION TO INTERNET RADIO 
      What is Internet Radio?   II-14
      Historical Background     II-14
      Features Unique to Internet Radio  II-15
       Global Reach  II-15
       Personalization          II-15
       Interactivity II-15
       Wider Selection of Service Providers         II-15
       Option of Time-Shifting and Selecting Specific Stations          II-15
       Facility of Accurately Measuring Audience    II-16
      Internet Radio Streaming TechnologyII-16
      Internet Radio Terminals  II-16
       Dedicated Internet Radio Terminal Devices    II-17
      Types of Internet Radio   II-17
       Simulcasting  II-17
       Webcasting    II-17
       Interactive Audio Streaming       II-18
      Podcasting Vs Internet Radio       II-18
      What are Radio Apps?      II-18
      Advantages of Internet Radio       II-19
      Disadvantages of Internet Radio    II-20
      Cost Per Impression (CPM) II-21

  3. PRODUCT LAUNCHES/TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENTS 
      Thefuture.fm Launches iPhone Application      II-22
      Pioneer Electronics (USA) Unveils AppRadio 2 (SPH-DA100)          II-22
      Frontier Silicon Introduces Venus 2i-BT Audio Platform II-22
      D-Link Launches MovieNite Media Player        II-23
      Raditaz Upgrades Service to Improve User Experience    II-23
      Pioneer Electronics (USA) Unveils Single CD Receivers  II-23
      Spotify Adds Radio Feature to iPad and iPhone Apps     II-24
      Slacker Introduces Slacker Radio on Roku      II-24
      Sirius XM Radio Rolls Out SiriumXM Lynx Portable Radio II-24
      Slacker Introduces SWAMI SOUND SYSTEM on Slacker Radio II-25
      Sirius XM Radio Unveils New Update for SiriusXM Internet Radio
       App  II-25
      Pioneer Electronics (USA) Launches Audio Video Receivers          II-25
      Clarion Launches Navigation In-Dash Source Units       II-26
      Raditaz Launches Raditaz Music Platform for Android and iOS
       Platforms     II-27
      Myxer Unveils Myxer Social Radio™  II-27
      Clear Channel Radio Launches iHeartRadio App For iPad  II-27
      Lenco Media Launches RadioLoyalty Internet Radio App   II-28
      The Recording Academy and Pandora Media Launch GRAMMY®
       Pandora® Internet Radio Station   II-28
      Slacker and ESPN Audio Introduce ESPN Radio Content on Slacker
       RadioII-28
      Slacker Unveils Slacker Premium Radio         II-28
      NASA and RFC Media to Launch Third Rock - America's Space Station II-29
      Scion Introduces New Internet Radio Station Scion AV Streaming
       RadioII-29
      Livio Radio Unveils Bluetooth Internet Radio Car Kit for Apple
       iPhone and iPod          II-30
      Big Digital Launches BIG Net Radio II-30
      RadioTime Unveils TuneIn Radio Website for Google TV   II-30
      We7 Unveils Internet Radio Plus    II-30
      Fraunhofer IIS Showcases End-to-End Internet Radio and Mobile
       Audio Streaming SolutionsII-30
      iHome Unveils iHome+Radio II-31
      RadioTime Launches RadioTime Channel on Roku Streaming Media
       Player        II-31
      Livio Radio to Unveil Carmen       II-31
      Pure to Introduce EVOKE Flow, Oasis Flow and Siesta Flow
       Internet RadioII-32
      Reciva Unveils Radiostar, Grace Digital Radio and Reciva iRadio   II-32
      Dialog Telekom and Geodesic Unveil Music Station       II-32

  4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY 
      Star Entertainment Takes Over Tranzistor Systems       II-33
      Salem Communications and TuneIn Sign Partnership Agreement        II-33
      CBS RADIO and TuneIn Sign Licensing Agreement II-33
      Alpine Electronics to Partner with Chleon Automotive to
       Develop Infotainment Platform     II-33
      RadioPlayer Enters into Partnership with Audioboo      II-34
      Max Media Group Takes Over BB2Live.com and Associated Assets      II-34
      Townsquare Media Takes Over Millenium Radio   II-34
      Townsquare Media Inks Agreement to Take Over Double O  II-34
      Clear Channel Radio Acquires Cloud-Based Music Business of
       Thumbplay     II-35
      Aspiro Mobile Solutions Takes over Apparat    II-35
      Emmis Communications and Jelli Enter into Partnership  II-35
      TargetSpot Enters into Partnership Agreement with Spanish
       Broadcasting System      II-35
      DMX Inks Agreement with Pandora Media for Offering Internet
       Radio for Businesses     II-36
      VoxPop Worldwide Enters into Partnership Agreement with BETA
       Records       II-36
      Slacker Enters into Internet Radio Agreement with AOL  II-37
      Max Media Group to Take Over Golden Voice Media        II-37
      VoxPop Worldwide to Snap Up R&R Music         II-37
      Grooveshark Enters into Partnership Agreement with Livio Radio    II-38
      Salem Web Network Takes Over WorshipHouse Kids and
       WorshipHouse Media       II-38
      CasaTunes Inks Partnership Agreement with Audio Authority         II-38
      Livio Radio Enters into Distribution Agreement with Navarre       II-39
      QT Information Systems Forms Joint Venture with Farm Progress     II-39
      Lipton Iced Tea and Pandora Internet Radio Collaborate for The
       Natural Side of Music    II-39
      VoxPop Worldwide Enters into Partnership with Future USII-40
      Livio Radio Collaborates with Dice ElectronicsII-40
      CasaTunes Enters into Partnership with Channel Vision  II-40
      Geodesic Partners with Shoutcast for Supplying Internet Radio     II-41
      RadioTime Takes over TuneIn Internet Radio iPhone Application     II-41
      RadioTime Signs Partnership Agreement with peiker acustic         II-42
      Modavox Divests Internet Radio Division to World Talk Radio       II-42
      Yahoo! France Inks Agreement with Deezer to Launch Internet
       Radio Service II-42

  5. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS 
      8tracks (US)   II-43
      977 Music, Inc. (US)      II-43
      AccuRadio, LLC (US)       II-43
      AOL Radio (US) II-43
      Clear Channel Communications, Inc. (US)       II-44
      Deezer (France)II-44
      Digitally Imported, Inc. (US)      II-44
      Grooveshark (US)          II-44
      Last.fm (UK)   II-45
      Pandora Media, Inc. (US)  II-45
      Rhapsody International (US)        II-45
      Slacker, Inc. (US)        II-45
      SomaFM (US)    II-46
      Spotify Ltd (UK)          II-46
      TuneIn (US)    II-47
      We7 (UK)       II-47

  6. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE
      Table 10: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
      Internet Radio by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
      Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World
      Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Advertising
      Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart)II-48

      Table 11: World Historic Review for Internet Radio by
      Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
      (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently
      Analyzed with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for
      Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)      II-49

      Table 12: World 15-Year Perspective for Internet Radio by
      Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Advertising
      Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
      (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004,
      2012, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    II-50


 III. MARKET

  1. THE UNITED STATES          III-1
      A.Market Analysis         III-1
        Current & Future Analysis        III-1
        Market Overview         III-1
         Traditional Radio Hangs onto Lead          III-2
          Table 13: US Radio Market (2011): Percentage Share
          Breakdown of Revenues by Source - Spot Advertising,
          Off-Air, Network and Digital Platform (includes
          corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-2
        Rising Numbers of Internet Radio Listeners  III-2
         Table 14: US Radio Market (2012): Percentage Share
         Breakdown of Listening Hours for Terrestrial Radio,
         Satellite Radio, and Internet Radio (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)III-2
        Impact of Economic Crisis        III-3
        Royalty Rates: Will the Proposed Legislation to Turn the
         Tide for Internet Radio Companies?         III-3
        Recording Industry Feels Threatened by Proliferation of
         Internet Radio         III-4
        In-Car Internet Radio: On the Up III-4
        Mobile: The Key Driver of Internet Radio Usage       III-4
         Table 15: US Market for Mobile Music (2012E): Percentage
         Share Breakdown of Revenues by Application (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)      III-5
        Connected Home Audio Device Sales Make Gains with Internet
         Radio       III-5
        Pure-Play Internet Radio Stations to Grow at Faster Rate        III-5
         Table 16: US Pure Play Internet Radio Market (2012E):
         Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues by Source (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)      III-5
        Per-Performance Royalties Unfavorable to Internet Radio         III-6
         Table 17: Per Performance Royalties Paid to Recording
         Owners by Internet Radio Providers (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)III-6
        Transforming Ad Monetization Approach of BroadcastersIII-7
        Streaming Services Face Monetization Challenges      III-7
        New Entrants Threaten Pandora’s Dominance   III-7
        Competitive Scenario    III-8
         Table 18: Leading Players in the US Internet Radio Market
         (2012E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Total Listening
         Hours for Pandora, Clear Channel Radio, CBS Radio, Cumulus
         Streaming Network, Slacker, and Others (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)      III-8

         Table 19: Leading Players in the US Internet Radio Market
         (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Average Active
         Sessions by Company - Pandora Media, CBS Radio, Clear
         Channel, Cumulus Streaming Network, Slacker, Entercom
         Communications, ESPN Radio, and Others (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)      III-9
        Product Launches        III-9
        Strategic Corporate Developments III-18
        Key Players  III-26
      B.Market Analytics        III-31
        Table 20: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
        Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart) III-31

        Table 21: US Historic Review for Internet Radio with Annual
        Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
        2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-31

  2. CANADA III-32
       Market Analysis          III-32
        Table 22: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart) III-32

        Table 23: Canadian Historic Review for Internet Radio with
        Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2004
        through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-33

  3. JAPAN  III-34
      A.Market Analysis         III-34
        Current & Future Analysis        III-34
        Internet Radio to Reinvigorate Radio Industry        III-34
        Strategic Corporate Development  III-35
      B.Market Analytics        III-35
        Table 24: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart) III-35

        Table 25: Japanese Historic Review for Internet Radio with
        Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2004
        through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-36

  4. EUROPE III-37
      A.Market Analysis         III-37
        Current and Future Analysis      III-37
        Rising Use of Internet Services by Public Service Broadcasters  III-37
        Growing Popularity of Internet Radio in Western Europe          III-37
      B.Market Analytics        III-38
        Table 26: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio by Country/ Region - France, Germany,
        Italy, UK, Spain, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently
        Analyzed with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for
        Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-38

        Table 27: European Historic Review for Internet Radio by
        Country/Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, and Rest
        of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
        Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
        2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-39

        Table 28: European 15-Year Perspective for Internet Radio by
        Country/Region - Percentage Breakdown of Advertising
        Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, and Rest of
        Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2012, and 2018 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)       III-40

  4a. FRANCEIII-41
      A.Market Analysis         III-41
        Current & Future Analysis        III-41
        Strategic Corporate Development  III-41
        Deezer (France) - A Key Player   III-41
      B.Market Analytics        III-42
        Table 29: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart) III-42

        Table 30: French Historic Review for Internet Radio with
        Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2004
        through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-43

  4b. GERMANY        III-44
      A.Market Analysis         III-44
        Current & Future Analysis        III-44
        Overview     III-44
         Table 31: Online Radio Market in Germany (2011): Percentage
         Share Breakdown of Number of Radio Stations by Type -
         Online only, Simulcast, and Others (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)III-44

         Table 32: Online Radio Market in Germany (2012E):
         Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of Hits by
         Distribution Channel (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)      III-45
        Product Launch          III-45
      B.Market Analytics        III-46
        Table 33: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart) III-46

        Table 34: German Historic Review for Internet Radio with
        Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2004
        through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-47

  4c. ITALY III-48
       Market Analysis          III-48
        Table 35: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart) III-48

        Table 36: Italian Historic Review for Internet Radio with
        Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2004
        through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-49

  4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM        III-50
      A.Market Analysis         III-50
        Current & Future Analysis        III-50
        Growing Use of Internet Content  III-50
        Product Launches        III-50
        Strategic Corporate Developments III-51
        Key Players  III-52
      B.Market Analytics        III-54
        Table 37: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
        Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart) III-54

        Table 38: UK Historic Review for Internet Radio with Annual
        Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
        2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-55

  4e. SPAIN III-56
       Market Analysis          III-56
        Table 39: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includescorresponding
        Graph/Chart) III-56

        Table 40: Spanish Historic Review for Internet Radio with
        Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2004
        through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-57

  4f. REST OF EUROPE III-58
       Market Analysis          III-58
        Table 41: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues
        in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)       III-58

        Table 42: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Internet Radio
        with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for Years
        2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)          III-59

  5. ASIA-PACIFIC    III-60
      A.Market Analysis         III-60
        Current & Future Analysis        III-60
        India        III-60
        Product Launches        III-60
      B.Market Analytics        III-61
        Table 43: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues
        in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)       III-61

        Table 44: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Internet Radio
        with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for Years
        2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)          III-62

  6. REST OF WORLD   III-63
       Market Analysis          III-63
        Table 45: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues
        in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)       III-63

        Table 46: Rest of World Historic Review for Internet Radio
        with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Million for Years
        2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)          III-64


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 45 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 49)

     The United States (38)
     Canada (1)
     Europe (7)
     - France (1)
     - The United Kingdom (6)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (3)

 

 

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