November 25th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Spotify has published its consolidated financial results for 2013 – figures that cover its global business that year, rather than just the individual markets like the UK and France where its subsidiaries...

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November 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

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 good news. US startup AmplifyBuzz...

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November 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

BitTorrent’s bundles initiative has attracted some high-profile artists including Thom Yorke, Moby and Diplo, but there are still plenty of sceptics within the music industry. It’s less about confusing...

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November 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Righscorp has become one of the biggest players in the copyright enforcement market, but there may be trouble ahead for it in the US, where it’s facing a new class action lawsuit. Attorney Morgan Pietz...

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November 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

The US Country Music Association has published the results of a survey that it claims suggests streaming is a better driver of music sales than radio play. The details: of people who remembered hearing...

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November 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We’re starting to take submissions for our Sandbox report’s end-of-year edition: BestMarketing Campaigns of the Year. We’d love to include some of the great work you’ve done this year, so we’re...

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November 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

You can’t buy the Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) headset yet unless you’re a developer, but there are some other ways people can make their own headsets – Google Cardboard, Merge and Dodocase being...

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November 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

After it emerged that Taylor Swift’s back catalogue ISN’T on YouTube Music Key, fellow musician Billy Bragg has apologised for accusing her of selling her soul to Google. “I now realise that I was...

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November 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We’re very intrigued by a new venture within Viacom called Ripcord, which came to our attention yesterday when This Is My Jam co-founder Hannah Donovan announced she was joining the group. “Ripcord...

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