March 12th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Billboard has run a lengthy Q&A with Ken Parks, Spotify's chief content officer and MD in the US, in the wake of the service’s acquisition of The Echo Nest and amid growing rumours of a move towards...

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February 26th, 2014 by Music Ally

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"We want to be proactive, rather than reactive, in the discussion of where streaming services sit at the intersection of artists and fans,"

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February 18th, 2014 by Music Ally

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FanDistro has become one of the first music-related services to accept the bitcoin cryptocurrency as payment.

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February 14th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Streaming service Deezer is shutting its Australian office, but has stressed to users that the service will stay up and running down under.

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February 13th, 2014 by Music Ally

Indie licensing body Merlin collected $70m from streaming music services on behalf of its members last year, and expects to “easily” surpass $100m in 2014 according to CEO Charles Caldas

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February 3rd, 2014 by Music Ally

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In the football world, the dreaded vote of confidence from the directors’ board is often a sign that a manager is on the way out.

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January 31st, 2014 by Music Ally

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Not quite half, then, but Topspin’s confirmation to Billboard that 14 employees are to lose their jobs – 44% of its staff

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January 29th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Canada is the latest country to report its music sales figures for 2013

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January 29th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Big changes at US music industry trade title Billboard, as editorial director Bill Werde announced that he's leaving

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