June 26th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Not for the first time, Spotify has been offering a massively discounted trial to potential consumers in the US – offering premium access to the service for three months for just $0.99. Elsewhere it...

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June 15th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

We’ve seen several startups emerge in recent years to make playlists available across the various streaming services – usually those created by users. French firm Soundsgood is taking a slightly different...

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June 5th, 2015 by Rhian Jones

Deezer’s newly appointed CEO Hans-Holger Albrecht isn’t worried about Apple’s imminent arrival into the streaming market, and killing freemium isn’t on his agenda, at least not yet. There’s...

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May 19th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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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

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“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

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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

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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

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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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