Venture capitalist Fred Wilson has invested in companies including SoundCloud and Turntable.fm, and has become an insightful and often deliberately-spiky observer of the technology industry. So what’s...
September 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
June 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
Social music service Turntable.fm is now a historical footnote, having shut down. The post mortem is still going on, though. See investor Fred Wilson, who backed the US startup, giving his views on its...
March 21st, 2014 by Music Ally
VC Fred Wilson wonders whether 'follower counts are the new Billboard'
March 27th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge
Do we need a 'roaming network for subscription music services'? Union Square Ventures VC Fred Wilson thinks so, and has explained why in a blog post today, comparing siloed streaming music services to...
December 4th, 2012 by Music Ally
Venture capitalist Fred Wilson has put his finger on the way valuations of well-funded technology startups' are often used as a stick to beat the companies.
November 26th, 2012 by Music Ally
An interesting debate broke out online this weekend over what kind of startups venture capital firms are most interested in investing in.
November 16th, 2012 by Music Ally
Union Square Ventures partner Fred Wilson has invested in the likes of Twitter, Foursquare and Tumblr, as well as music startups SoundCloud and Turntable.fm.
May 24th, 2012 by Stuart Dredge
Union Square Ventures partner Fred Wilson is an investor in SoundCloud and Turntable.fm, and also a longstanding provider of constructive criticism to the entertainment industries. Here’s his latest...
February 16th, 2012 by Music Ally
Union Square Ventures' Fred Wilson was one of the prominent critics of the SOPA and PIPA legislation in the US, arguing that it could have hugely harmful effects for the kind of tech startups his company...