Times Internet has acquired Musicfellas for about Rs 2 cr. The indie music platform had built relationships with over 700 musicians.
The artists can have their content on the platform as a paid or a free download. Bands like Parikrama are already offering their album for free while music from bands like Indian Ocean is available for free steaming. A number of indie bands and artists like Punkh and Kunal Datta are offering their music as an album or individual tracks.
Times Internet is acquiring companies in space where it needs massive boost or sees a good team (i.e. acqhire) that aligns with a product line.
Cricbuzz is a 10 year old company dedicated to digital cricket online while Times Internet’s GoCricket was launched earlier this year.
The rumors we’ve been hearing has now been confirmed. Times Internet has acquired a majority stake in Mumbai-based CouponDunia Media Private Limited, which owns and operates CouponDunia.
Times Internet’s restaurant and food guide portal TimesCity.com has acquired Dineout, a Delhi based restaurant booking service. With this, TimesCity visitors can make online restaurant reservations.
Goodbye! We hope that you enjoyed listening to Dhingana as much as we enjoyed building it. But alas, all good things must come to an end. We thank you from the bottom of our hearts for letting us be a part of your musical moments! – The Dhingana Team”
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