November 25th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge


We and the rest of the collective tech and music media have written acres about Taylor Swift’s Spotify dispute in recent weeks, but what about other artists who’ve been prominent in their holdout strategies? They might just be warming up to the streaming service. This week Spotify got new albums from Beyoncé and Coldplay on the same day that they went on sale from iTunes and other digital stores. The caveat: neither album is strictly “new”. Beyoncé has released the “Platinum Edition”...

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November 24th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge


If, like us, you’ve been eagerly waiting for a time when there’d be an iPhone app to measure just how well you could twerk to the sounds of Nicki Minaj… well, we have...

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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...

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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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