July 15th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

In recent weeks, we’ve had a number of mentions of the @musically Twitter account in tweets with videos of people lip-syncing to music. We wondered why, until establishing that there’s a Dubsmash-style...

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July 15th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Amid all the ‘Beats 1 is killing radio!’ hubbub this past month, there’s been a parallel discussion about some of the ways traditional radio still has advantages over Apple’s new station – particularly...

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July 8th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

US startup Band of the Day is closing its doors at the end of July, nearly four years after launching as an app recommending, yep, a single new artist every day. Why the closure? Because the company is...

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June 18th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Earlier this week when we interviewed British artist-apps startup Disciple Media, the company said it wasn’t ready to name any of its pipeline of clients. A few days on, clearly that policy has changed....

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June 12th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Now this is intriguing. Amid all the hoo-hah this week about the launch of Apple Music and Beats 1, New Slang Media has posted an interesting blog that posits the theory that Beats 1 has the potential...

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May 29th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

You may have noticed your social feeds being plastered with photos and videos of creepy dancing avatars last month, courtesy of Chinese app MyIdol. It was a bona-fide craze, albeit with all the hallmarks...

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May 26th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

DJ and producer Robin Schulz has a new app out this week for his single ‘Sun Goes Down’. It’s a 360-degree video available for Android and iOS which can be used with Google Cardboard VR headsets,...

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May 6th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Things we didn’t think we’d be writing about in 2015, part 246: an official S Club 7 tour app. Yet that’s exactly what the returning British pop band have launched: a £1.49 download for iPhone with...

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May 5th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

When live-video broadcasting app Meerkat launched earlier this year, it used Twitter to help people add their friends and then distribute their streams. But as Twitter prepared to launch its rival Periscope...

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