April 30th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

zane-lowe

“A huge disruptive monster is coming down the hill,” according to George Ergatoudis, head of music at the BBC’s Radio 1. Speaking at the Worldwide Radio Summit in Los Angeles, he was talking about...

Continue reading »

April 28th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

iphone-5s

Apple’s quarterly financial results last night were a now-familiar tale of massive revenues and profits, although the performance of the company’s iPad tablet remains the one less positive aspect of...

Continue reading »

April 27th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

apple-watch

The Apple Watch went on sale on Friday, albeit mainly to people who got in early with their pre-orders for Apple's first smartwatch. Among the music apps available at launch are DJ app Pacemaker, music...

Continue reading »

April 22nd, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

brazil

There's a lot of debate online today spurred by a report showing streaming music service Tidal's app has plummeted down Apple's US App Store charts over the past fortnight – and the comparison of that...

Continue reading »

April 21st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

The US’ National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) is returning to a familiar hobby-horse: the demand that smartphones ship with FM radios so their users can tune in to broadcasts on the go. In fact,...

Continue reading »

April 21st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

As Apple prepares to start selling its Apple Watch later this week, Google has announced some new features for its Android Wear software, which is used by a variety of smartwatch makers. The most notable...

Continue reading »

April 21st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

We’ve looked at radio and smartphones, but how about radio and smartwatches? Personal radio service Pandora has already said it’ll be present and correct for the Apple Watch launch this week, but now...

Continue reading »

April 17th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Apple isn’t talking about how many of its Apple Watch smartwatches have been pre-ordered ahead of the device’s release next week. Naturally, every analyst, their aunt, their dog and random passers...

Continue reading »

April 16th, 2015 by Eamonn Forde

Spotify is upping its presence in the centre of US political power by appointing not one but four lobby groups – each covering a different part of the business. As an indication of Spotify’s future...

Continue reading »