Here’s all the music industry news you need to know today.

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is planning its first international expansion with a branch in Japan, the world’s largest music market after the United States. – via Strait Times

YouTube chops 360 video in half with new VR180 format – via TechCrunch

YouTube Red originals have racked up nearly 250 million views in two years – via TheVerge

The Physics House Band have won the first BIMM Artist Award, an accolade designed to acknowledge the success of emerging artists from their alumni community. – via RotD

The Red Hot Summer Tour Launceston show is sold out – via RHS

Ticketmaster launch a chatbot for Facebook and it’s “actually not terrible”. – via TechCrunch

Deezer is set to feature curated playlists from Pete Tong, Fatboy Slim, Ninja Tune and a host of other labels and DJs, in the hopes of becoming the top streaming service for dance music fans. – via Mixmag

Pink Floyd‘s ‘The Dark Side of the Moon’ Gold Plaque Goes to Auction – via RS

Drake to release new single ‘Signs’ during Louis Vuitton Paris Fashion Week show. – via Billboard

The Amity Affliction covered The Weeknd’s ‘Can’t Feel My Face’ for ‘Punk Goes Pop Vol. 7’