July 31st, 2015 by Eamonn Forde

Vivendi has issued a statement to confirm that Lucian Grainge will remain as CEO of the company until at least 2020. There were a serious number of rumours circulating at the start of the year that his position at the company was under question. This was exacerbated by the surprise departure of Rob Wells in February as president of global digital business at UMG. The theory held that parent company Vivendi was dramatically changing its mind on freemium and that Wells was the fall guy for Universal...

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Features

July 31st, 2015 by Eamonn Forde

Facebook now reaches 1.49bn regular users globally – which is estimated to be half of the entire online population. In the last quarter, the number of regular users on the...

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July 22nd, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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This week, Spotify rolled out a long-awaited new feature: its Discover Weekly playlists. These gems of exploration are now nicely slotted into every user’s library on the...

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Podcast

February 3rd, 2014 by Music Ally

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This week saw Music Ally's Eamonn Forde and Stuart Dredge return to their microphone and cups of tea to talk digital music for our podcast

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