April 27th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Ever since Tidal’s relaunch event on 30 March, the streaming service has been battered by criticism of its service, its starry ownership and its claims to be more artist-friendly than rivals. Yesterday, Jay Z responded on Twitter with a “stream of consciousness” defending the company, kicking off by claiming it now has more than 770,000 subscribers – up from 500,000 at the end of 2014 under the company’s previous ownership. “The iTunes Store wasn’t built in a day. It took Spotify...

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Features

April 24th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Personal radio service Pandora’s latest quarterly financial results tell a familiar story of revenue growth, but still no profitability. The company’s revenues were...

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Comment

March 31st, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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As things stand, there are three ways to make meaningful revenues from streaming music: First, be an artist popular enough to rack up tens of millions (or ideally hundreds...

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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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