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A regular up-date featuring articles written for publications

all over the world by FCCJ Correspondents

Steve McClure reports in the Japan Times on the year that was supposed to change the Japanese music business -- but didn't.

Back in March I wrote that major international streaming services Spotify and Rdio would likely launch in Japan "sometime in the next few months." That, I confidently predicted, would be a sign that "the Japanese music business is abandoning its Galapagos-like isolation and is entering the music-streaming mainstrea. Well, I was wrong. Mea culpa. Maxima, already.  Read the article

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