November 14th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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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 label licensing deals for the...

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October 20th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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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 digital music industry folk alike. It’s...

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September 23rd, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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“The album is dead! I am a young person, or a brand catering to the young people, and because the young people don’t care about albums, I can say with confidence that the album is dead!” “The...

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July 15th, 2014 by Karim Fanous

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The removal of the star button in the recent Spotify redesign has had two very clear effects on me as a music consumer and regular Spotify user: 1) I listen to less music 2) I flirt more with other...

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April 8th, 2014 by Music Ally

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The Midem blog has an interesting post from Bas Kruijssen, the new media manager at Dutch dance label Black Hole Recordings.

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April 4th, 2014 by Music Ally

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60% of older consumers are online but those that aren’t don’t feel they are missing out

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April 3rd, 2014 by Music Ally

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Rdio CEO Anthony Bay's latest interview sees him defending the role streaming music is playing for artists.

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April 2nd, 2014 by Music Ally

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Hyped at its launch in the UK as a new form of digital music service, BSkyB's Sky Songs shut down in 2010 as the broadcaster gave up on its ambitions to rival Spotify with a streaming-meets-downloads subscription...

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April 2nd, 2014 by Music Ally

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David Byrne offers four-point plan for streaming services to work better for artists

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