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The search for the next music/tech giants (#SlushMusic)

2017 has been a fascinating year for digital music, from the growth in paid streaming to a wave of new accelerators and initiatives to help talented music startups get up and running. A pair of sessions at the Slush Music...
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Techstars Music: ‘Our goal is to create a real centre of gravity’

“Let’s broaden the definition of what makes a music company, rather than just investing in companies that require a licence. And let’s invest in companies up and down the entire stack.” Former Yahoo, Topspin and...
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Sony, WMG and Sonos on board for Techstars Music accelerator

From Abbey Road Red and Marathon Labs in the UK to Project Music in the US, the idea of accelerators or incubators for music/tech startups is slowly catching on. Now they’ve been joined by one of the big names in the wider...
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Departures: Twitter’s Bob Moczydlowsky and UMG’s David Ring

Twitter’s head of music Bob Moczydlowsky is leaving the company, 17 months after joining from Topspin. “I’m ending my time at Twitter in a few weeks. I’ve loved every day of it, and will miss our great team. 
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Michael Jackson’s new video made its debut on Twitter last night

The latest posthumous music video from Michael Jackson premiered on Twitter last night, and by that we don’t mean ‘was uploaded to another service then had the link tweeted out’. The video was uploaded to...
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Twitter’s head of music on “thinking like a fan”

Twitter Music may have been a damp squib but Twitter is still a powerful tool for musicians in their marketing and connections with fans. Twitter’s head of music, Bob Moczydlowsky, has given a Tedx Hollywood talk on the...
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Twitter: ‘We’re developing a data set specific to music’

The announcement last week that Lyor Cohen’s new company 300 is working with Twitter on a set of A&R tools to spot breaking artists on the social network was a surprise, but an interesting one
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Twitter poaches Topspin exec for music boss role

Topspin's SVP of product and marketing Bob Moczydlowsky is joining Twitter as its new head of music.