May 19th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

deezer

In December 2014, Deezer announced the replacement for its former CEO Axel Dauchez. From the start of February 2015, the streaming service’s new boss would be Dr. Hans-Holger Albrecht, previously boss...

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May 15th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

playlists

“Playlists are key. Decision fatigue is a big problem for consumers: when you’re faced with a catalogue of 35m tracks, what are you going to listen to?” said Spintune CEO Brittney Bean, as she introduced...

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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...

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April 16th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

panel3

Tonight is Music Ally’s Future Music Marketing event in London, where we’ve gathered a panel of opinionated experts to give their views on whether a selection of technologies are hits or hype – or...

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April 3rd, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

musically-iib

In 2010, Information Is Beautiful published an infographic showing the estimated royalties earned by musicians from sales and streams of their work, from the various digital services. Now it's updated...

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March 11th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

“Your objective is to grow your user base, to tell a story such that you can IPO or you can sell, and you can exit, and you can put money back in the pockets of your investors. You are not the ones who...

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February 25th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

led-zep

Led Zeppelin signed an exclusive streaming deal for their back catalogue with Spotify in December 2013, leaving not a whole lotta love (sorry) for rival streaming services. That relationship has since...

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January 30th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

French magazine Haut Parleur is the latest publication to take a good look at Deezer’s hard bundles, raising some concerns over the company’s current bundle-heavy business model, but also some encouraging...

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January 21st, 2015 by Music Ally

Our cover feature looks at the new ways in which lyrics are being used online – from the steady rise of Genius (formerly Rap Genius) and its new goal of annotating the entire web to Deezer’s partnership...

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