August 27th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Jay-Z’s 100th problem is that he’ll be choking on his cornflakes this morning reading Billboard’s latest (anonymous) survey of music-industry executives. Asked “how long do you give Tidal?” 71% said the streaming service will be gone within a year, while another 17% said it has between one and two years. Only 12% thought “Tidal is not going away”, although those who disagreed didn’t get to specify whether they think the service will shut down or get acquired. It’s the latest...

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Features

August 26th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

In 2015, a new breed of startups are exploring mobile apps for creators, be they musicians or the emerging wave of digital stars from services like YouTube and Vine. Victorious...

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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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