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SoundCloud is joining Twitch. The popular music streaming service is set to launch a slate of original live programming on Wednesday, May 6th, that includes shows about the industry populated by insiders, execs, and influencers. SoundCloud is the latest music service to join Twitch since concerts and tours across the globe have been canceled due to the pandemic.

The slate of shows the site is launching with is eclectic. “Studio Sessions with Soulection,” for example, will feature the popular collective’s founder digging through tracks on SoundCloud to uncover gems from emerging creators; “Cloud Bar” will bring experts from the music industry together to focus on music journalism and marketing, live events, and more. Two of the site’s…

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