Beats co-founder Jimmy Iovine has been talking about how he sees the technology and music industries working together, in an address to P Diddy's Revolt conference. Accepting an SFTB Award, Iovine gave a characteristically rabble-rousing speech. "These are times that call upon us to be visionary and to be daring. These days, the meek are not inheriting the Earth. That's why Dr. Dre and I both believe we need to intelligently merge the worlds of technology and the liberal arts," he said, referring...
October 22nd, 2014 by Stuart Dredge
October 23rd, 2014 by Stuart Dredge
How do you quantify the value to the music industry (artists included) of a streaming music service like Spotify? Streaming income, obviously, but there's also a debate...
October 20th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge
Have you read Dan Brooks’ opinion piece about streaming music in the New York Times yet? If not, you should: it’s already sparked plenty of chatter from music fans and...
February 3rd, 2014 by Music Ally
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