April 9th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

BitTorrent has worked with a number of independent musicians over the past couple of years with its bundle initiative, but last week it secured its biggest coup yet – a TV show. Doctor Who, to be precise,...

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April 9th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Musician Jason Derulo is on dating app Tinder, but he’s looking for multiple hookups. With his music, we mean. Derulo is one of the celebrities testing Tinder out – with its full approval – for branding...

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April 8th, 2015 by Nikoo Sadr

Lead: Messaging apps are growing at a rate of knots but music has played a back seat role until recently. Major acts like Paul McCartney, Madonna and Taylor Swift are all turning to the likes of Line and...

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April 4th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Madonna might have been the first musician to debut a new song and video on Snapchat Discover, but now she’s being followed by emerging artist Laura Saggers. The independent musician’s new song ‘Summer...

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March 31st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Facebook has a new feature that could be useful to musicians: a “Subscribe” button for events posted on the social networks. It’s hosted within the events section of all pages on Facebook according...

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March 31st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Overnight, pioneering hip-hop group De La Soul have raised more than $133k on Kickstarter to record a new studio album, passing their modest $110k goal in less than a day of their crowdfunding campaign....

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March 30th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Earlier this year, Facebook announced that it was cleaning up the number of Likes for pages on the social network by “removing memorialised and voluntarily deactivated accounts from Pages’ like counts”...

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March 26th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Until now, if you ran a successful Kickstarter crowdfunding project, its page on the site would be effectively frozen in time from the funding deadline. Visit Amanda Palmer’s “The new record, art book...

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March 25th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Just as we were writing about Twitch ramping up its interest in electronic music, The Prodigy were becoming the latest artist to embrace Amazon’s livestreaming video platform. The band streamed an interview...

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