April 7th, 2014 by Eamonn Forde

Claims broke this weekend, based on leaked contracts, that small music publishers are being served up “take it or leave it” licensing terms from Amazon for its proposed new streaming service. Digital...

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March 12th, 2014 by Music Ally


More details are coming out about Amazon’s proposed streaming service that it will link to Amazon Prime subscriptions

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March 11th, 2014 by Music Ally


Björk, Lady Gaga and Gwilym Gold have all had a crack at the “album as app” concept, but it’s not really caught fire beyond that

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March 11th, 2014 by Eamonn Forde

You think artists complaining about streaming rates are bad? What about when labels, with their prime position a good bit further up the royalty distribution food chain, get offered a deal that makes them...

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February 28th, 2014 by Music Ally


Amazon already does streaming music, albeit of people’s own collections stored on its cloud

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February 19th, 2014 by Music Ally


iAd is a big part of Apple’s iTunes Radio business, with music rightsholders sold on the idea that Apple can generate meaningful mobile advertising revenues,

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January 31st, 2014 by Music Ally


Tis the season to be jolly (or not) about Christmas-quarter results, as various big tech companies announced their Q4 financials

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January 2nd, 2014 by Music Ally


Layoffs had already made late 2013 a tough time for streaming service Rdio, but it was tougher for its sister service, digital video store Vdio

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November 28th, 2013 by Music Ally


Shazam announced a high-profile deal with Amazon to publish its top-tag charts on Friday.

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