August 14th, 2013 by Music Ally

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Lead: pretty much every artist now gives away MP3s at some point, often in exchange for emails. We look at the best time to do this, what types of tracks should be considered for giveaways and who the...

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June 3rd, 2013 by Music Ally

NOW running app

The latest music brand to launch a fitness-related app is NOW That's What I Call Music. The app is called NOW Running, and it has launched for iPhone with Windows Phone to follow

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April 12th, 2013 by Music Ally

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Ahead of their Coachella show this weekend, Blur have created a digital tour diary for fans to contribute to during their 2013 tour.

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April 10th, 2013 by Music Ally

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Lead: Music's relationship with gaming apps has been tentative at best, but there is a lot for the music business to learn from how such apps are marketed, how they regard free and engage in social sharing....

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March 18th, 2013 by Music Ally

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As part of our coverage of SoundCloud recently, we've been exploring how labels are using the service in their digital marketing.

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January 30th, 2013 by Music Ally

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YouTube has made a big push for original channels on its service over the last year, funding more than 160 of them itself.

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January 30th, 2013 by Music Ally

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Music venues and other businesses now have a dedicated mobile app to monitor their Foursquare check-ins and run promotions on the social location service

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January 28th, 2013 by Rob MacAllister

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It was announced yesterday that Webdoc will be continuing their stellar work but will be rebranded and renamed as Urturn. We spoke to CEO, Stelios Tzonis and Head of Music, Olivier de Simone about what...

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January 14th, 2013 by Music Ally

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Believe Recordings is a record label based in London which sprung from the success of our Parisian counterparts. We help represent their key artists in the UK as well as signing great musicians we discover...

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