March 5th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Spotify must resist any pressure from its major label shareholders to prioritise them at the expense of independent labels, with Apple's iTunes Store offering a model to follow, according to Because Music founder Emmanuel de Buretel. The veteran music industry exec, who held senior positions within Virgin and EMI before setting up shop as an independent, delivered the warning during an on-stage interview at the By:Larm conference in Oslo today. "I'd like Spotify to take more care of the independents....

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Features

March 5th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Is music important to YouTube, given that many of the popular creators on its platform are playing games or unboxing toys or vlogging? Jeroen Bouwman, manager of content partnerships...

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February 18th, 2015 by Music Ally

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So Zane Lowe has announced he’s leaving BBC Radio 1 to join Apple. If we were looking for a sign that the worlds of music streaming and broadcast radio are converging, then...

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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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