August 28th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Atlantic Records has been making hay on Instagram in the digital campaign for the new single by Jess Glynne. The label worked with marketing agency The7stars on the campaign, which included releasing video...

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August 28th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Artists launching their own labels isn’t a new trend, but Ed Sheeran is going about his in a characteristically-digital way. He announced the launch of Gingerbread Man Records with a YouTube video –...

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August 27th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

This weekend sees the latest MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) and Twitter is getting in on the celebration: creating a dedicated emoji for the event. When Twitter users use the #VMAs hashtag, it’ll be accompanied...

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August 21st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Getting a glowing recommendation from Ryan Adams on Twitter and Instagram is good, but know what’s better? Writing about it on Reddit then getting onto that site’s frontpage. In fact, it’s 40 times...

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August 21st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Earlier this year, BandPage and Rhapsody deepened their partnership to include push notifications to fans about their favourite artists’ latest special offers, based on their streaming habits. Now BandPage...

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August 19th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

No, sadly Beach House haven’t launched their own version of Tinder for fans of shimmering dream-pop. Although that’s a hell of a thought. Single Finder is still a fun idea though: fans choose three...

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August 19th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Taylor Swift’s ongoing Spotify holdout has led to questions in some quarters about why she’s still so committed to YouTube. Yet the latest chart from analytics firm OpenSlate and online video site...

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August 18th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

American Express has launched a standalone mobile app for its Unstaged music initiative. Released as a free download for iOS and Android devices, the app provides streams of concerts by the likes of Arcade...

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August 18th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Another PR coup for Spotify on Friday, with news that country star Hunter Hayes has been tapping the streaming service’s data banks to plan his next tour. According to his own site, Hayes used Spotify...

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