April 16th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Neil Young's Pono Music Kickstarter has reached the end of its run on the crowdfunding site, raising $6.2m from 18,220 backers. "On behalf of Pono, we thank you for helping us give music a voice. You have...

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March 4th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Crowdfunding service Kickstarter has hit a major milestone: $1bn in pledges since its launch in 2009

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March 3rd, 2014 by Music Ally

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Crowdfunding service Indiegogo has announced a $40m funding round, which it says will help it expand globally

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February 2nd, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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It's easy to get caught up in the debates around how people are paying for music (or, rather, how they're NOT paying for it). But it's just as important to think about who's investing in making that music...

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January 29th, 2014 by Music Ally

Crowdfunding service Kickstarter has published its now-traditional end-of-year report,

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January 29th, 2014 by Music Ally

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The traditional model for crowdfunding is for creators and companies to set up a campaign on the site of a service like Kickstarter or Indiegogo

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December 16th, 2013 by Music Ally

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Crowdtilt isn't a standalone crowdfunding portal like Kickstarter or Indiegogo. Instead, it offers tools – something called Crowdhoster –

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December 4th, 2013 by Music Ally

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The latest website hoping to help musicians raise money directly from fans is Song Backer, which has an emphasis on music videos and YouTube artists.

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November 6th, 2013 by Music Ally

Music producer T Bone Burnett has come out swinging against Silicon Valley in a no-holds-barred interview with The Hollywood Reporter.

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