April 30th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Slowly but surely, Tidal’s train of exclusives for its subscribers is getting rolling. Co-owner Jay Z announced plans for a New York ‘B-Sides’ concert on 13 May yesterday, which will see him playing...

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April 30th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Mobile games firm Glu Mobile has been making stacks of money with its Kim Kardashian: Hollywood game, and announced a few months ago that it was working on a similar title for Katy Perry. Now it’s adding...

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April 28th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

BuzzFeed’s business isn’t just built on cute animals and listicles. The online media firm has always trumpeted its knowledge of the art and science of social sharing too: understanding how and why...

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April 28th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Paul McCartney now has more followers on Line than on Twitter and Facebook combined: 10.7m followers on Line compared to 2.3m on Twitter and 6.2m Facebook Likes. That’s one reason why McCartney’s marketing...

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April 27th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Memo to the family and friends of Kobalt Label Services’ marketing director David Emery: if you buy him a VR headset for Christmas, you’ll be getting SHORT SHRIFT. Emery has published a blog post comparing...

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April 24th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

It’s selling US startup Victorious a bit short to describe it merely as ‘Mobile Roadie for YouTubers’, but that’s a good starting point. The company has a platform to make iOS and Android apps...

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April 22nd, 2015 by Music Ally

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Lead: Prodigy, Skrillex, Steve Aoki and more are all piling onto Twitch, hailing it as an exciting new gaming platform that connects them to an otherwise-unreachable audience. They are also licensing music...

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April 21st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Well, the first thing to say is that the name ‘Mobilegeddon’ (yes, it’s inevitably also a hashtag) vastly oversells the likely impact of Google’s latest changes to its search-engine algorithm....

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April 20th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Ticketing giant Ticketmaster has launched its new web series, All Access, which shines a spotlight on a series of music venues in New York. The New Amsterdam Theatre, Kings Theatre, Apollo Theater and...

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