January 27th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Beats Music is a new, much-hyped music service available as a free app in the US with a seven-day trial, so it's unsurprisingly getting a heavy demand from day one.

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September 24th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge

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An insight into the upcoming Beats Music service: it won't be pumping details of every track users play to Facebook.

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January 10th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge

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Last year, Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor revealed he was working with Beats on a streaming music service called Daisy, to launch in 2013. Now it has a CEO: Ian Rogers. Yes, that Ian Rogers, poached...

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February 20th, 2012 by Music Ally

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Do you have to be an established, well-funded act to make the most of direct-to-consumer platforms like Topspin? Coverage recently has focused on the popularity of more expensive physical products being...

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February 1st, 2012 by Music Ally

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With the proposed SOPA and PIPA legislation now on ice in the US, what next? Topspin's Ian Rogers has published a guest post on Hypebot with his own suggestion: "A content registry where copyright holders...

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January 30th, 2012 by Stuart Dredge

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Saddle up. We’re here for Midem’s Visionary Monday strand, for the longest sustained bout of liveblogging in Music Ally’s history. Only laptop battery life can hold us back today…...

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July 21st, 2009 by Music Ally

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We reported on Topspin's new website earlier this week, and the somewhat negative comments on the company's business model posted on a Hypebot story about the news.

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July 20th, 2009 by Music Ally

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Topspin CEO Ian Rogers has been a high-profile speaker at numerous music biz conferences in the last year or so, and we've reported on some of the artists the company works with on digital marketing and...

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January 17th, 2009 by Music Ally

2008 was a good year in terms of the sheer number of digital music startups and services, but Topspin boss Ian Rogers thinks there's some way to go. During a panel debate at MidemNet this morning,...

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