If you’ve got 20 minutes spare this morning, we thoroughly recommend reading The New Yorker’s long feature on Spotify, including interviews with CEO Daniel Ek, investor Sean Parker and other key figures in the company’s development. The broad brush may be familiar to Music Ally readers, but there are plenty of interesting details on Spotify’s rise, and some of the controversies it’s encountered along the way. Fun details include Sean Parker claiming that he smoothed Spotify’s path...
November 21st, 2014 by Stuart Dredge
November 20th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge
The Financial Times is on a roll when it comes to Apple music scoops, from breaking the news on its Beats acquisition to yesterday's report that Apple "plans to push Beats...
November 14th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge
There's an interesting interview with SoundCloud co-founder Eric Wahlforss in the Financial Times this week, which focuses mainly on the necessity (or otherwise) of major...
February 3rd, 2014 by Music Ally
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