Not quite half, then, but Topspin’s confirmation to Billboard that 14 employees are to lose their jobs – 44% of its staff
January 31st, 2014 by Music Ally
January 27th, 2014 by Music Ally
German startup Capsule.fm is one of this year's MidemLab finalists in the D2C sales and content monetisation category, but its iPhone app went live in the App Store over the weekend.
December 16th, 2013 by Music Ally
Earlier this month, D2C firm Topspin introduced a new feature called ArtistLink Promo Exchange,
September 27th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge
In August, D2C music platform BandPage announced deals with Vevo and Xbox Music to provide their artist profiles, meaning artists had direct control over the bios shown to users of those streaming services. At...
September 4th, 2013 by Music Ally
Nine Inch Nails' Trent Reznor may have been a poster artist for D2C commerce in the past, but it's fair to say his enthusiasm for the DIY route has waned.
August 8th, 2013 by Music Ally
There's something of a trend bubbling around creator-focused subscriptions.
February 12th, 2013 by Music Ally
Among the circles the talk around this week are Sonos' move into the living room with Play Bar, the new wave of subscription services being tested by Ninja Tune and the Rough Trade shops, why Björk was...
February 4th, 2013 by Music Ally
CASH Music is one of the sundry companies trying to help musicians sell (or give away) their music directly to fans.
January 11th, 2013 by Music Ally
Last year, D2C service Bandcamp launched 'fan accounts' in private beta, giving music fans profiles, wishlists and music collections on the site (Bulletin, 27-Nov-12).