August 28th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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We reported yesterday on PRS for Music’s decision to sue SoundCloud for copyright infringement. Over the course of the day, the key contradiction between the two parties’ statements became clear: it’s about whether SoundCloud is willing to strike a licensing deal, and specifically whether that deal would apply to both its existing free service and its upcoming subscription tier. Meanwhile, it also became clear that this lawsuit may have strong implications for YouTube, not just SoundCloud. But...

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Features

August 28th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Ian Rogers, the former Topspin and Beats Music CEO, is leaving Apple. The Financial Times has reported that Rogers quit his role on the team overseeing Apple Music "to work...

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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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