June 25th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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One of the dynamics of the intensifying competition around streaming music is the way acquisitions of the companies servicing this space can send people scrambling for new partners. When pre-Apple Beats...

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June 5th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

There’s been a lot of talk about the growing importance of Spotify playlists in 2015 – but also about the comparative lack of detailed analytics on how music is being added to, shared and played within...

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June 3rd, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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YouTube has taken a lot of flak from musicians and the music industry in recent months, but one thing it's done that has been generally welcomed is YouTube for Artists. Launched in March, it was a music-focused...

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April 2nd, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Remember how organic reach for Facebook pages dropped steadily, nudging more page owners to spend money on Facebook ads to boost that reach back up again? Yesterday, a report claimed news publishers are...

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February 4th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Artists using the Bandsintown Manager platform for their live activities have some new features to play with: behavioural analytics for its community of gig-goers. “The tool was created as a key feature...

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October 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Pandora has been taking flak from some artists for a long time now over royalties, but yesterday it unveiled a new feature that it hopes will win over more of them. It’s called Pandora Artist Marketing...

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September 30th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Want to know what technology we’ll all (possibly) be using in 2022? Have a read of the IEEE Computer Society’s new report then, which claims to identify 23 “game-changing technologies”...

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September 20th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

A technically-accomplished ticketing startup from a cool part of London, with a mobile focus? No, not Songkick. We’ve been tracking the plans of startup Dice through its recruitment for a few months,...

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September 13th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Spotify got all married up with music data company The Echo Nest back in March and just over five months later (the gestation period in digital is obviously a few months shorter – hem hem) they’ve...

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