September 20th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

The last time we wrote about music collaboration service Splice, it was raising $2.75m of seed funding for its ambitions to help musicians work on tracks together online (Bulletin, 10-Oct-13). Nearly a...

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September 13th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Earlier this week, Twitter launched its in-tweet purchasing functionality and now it is looking to offer out $1.5bn in convertible notes to fund its expansion plans.  Business Insider reports that the...

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September 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Multichannel web radio broadcaster AccuRadio has been around since 2000 and claims to reach around 1m listeners a month – and it has just secured $2.5m in Series A funding from NantWorks. It is operating...

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September 2nd, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

8tracks has always been one of the more under-the-radar streaming services as far as the industry goes, even though it had 8m monthly active users by the start of this year (Bulletin, 28-Feb-14) and claims...

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August 30th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Taking on the big beasts of the ticketing world is an expensive business, but SeatGeek has just raised $35m of Series B funding to continue trying. The round includes some prominent backers: VC firm Accel...

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August 28th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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We're well used to large funding rounds for streaming music services in the west, but Taiwanese company KKBOX has just trumped most of them with a $104m round from Singapore GIC – the investment arm...

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August 22nd, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Russian digital music service Zvooq has closed a $20m Series A funding round, led by local retailer Ulmart, with Finnish private equity firm Essedel Capital chipping in. Zvooq plans to spend the money...

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August 20th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Russian digital music service Zvooq has closed a $20m Series A funding round, led by local retailer Ulmart, with Finnish private equity firm Essedel Capital chipping in. Zvooq plans to spend the money...

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August 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Expect plenty of ’27 reasons why BuzzFeed is worth $850m’ headline tomfoolery today, after the social news juggernaut announced a new $50m funding round. The round – yes, it values the company...

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