April 24th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Personal radio service Pandora’s latest quarterly financial results tell a familiar story of revenue growth, but still no profitability. The company’s revenues were up 18.8% year-on-year to $230.8m in the first quarter of 2015, with ad revenues jumping 27% to $178.7m, but subscriptions dipping slightly from $53.7m to $52m during that period. Pandora’s net loss for the first quarter was $48.4m though, up from $28.9m a year ago.

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Features

April 23rd, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Is 2015 a good year for new music tech startups? In June we'll get a good chance to find out with Midemlab. The annual startup pitching contest takes place during the Midem...

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March 31st, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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As things stand, there are three ways to make meaningful revenues from streaming music: First, be an artist popular enough to rack up tens of millions (or ideally hundreds...

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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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