January 23rd, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

Did you think the rows over YouTube contracts and indie musicians would end once the company struck a deal with licensing agency Merlin? Think again. Independent musician Zoe Keating has gone public with a claim that YouTube is threatening to block her channel if she does not sign up to terms as unappealing as those infamously presented to indie labels last year. “The message was firm: I have to decide. I need to sign on to the new Youtube music services agreement or I will have my Youtube...

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Features

January 23rd, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

For a deeper dive into some of the themes influencing Silicon Valley investors this year, spend some time reading the “16 Things” series of blog posts by VC firm Andreessen...

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November 14th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

Soundcloud

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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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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