Google’s investment arm, Google Ventures, is setting up shop in Europe, with an initial $100m to invest in startups from the continent. “Our goal is simple: we want to invest in the best ideas...
July 11th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
July 2nd, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
The headline of Bloomberg’s report on Vevo possibly hiring Goldman Sachs suggests it’s exploring a “sale”, while the quotes from CEO Rio Caraeff suggest more of a traditional investment...
March 14th, 2014 by Music Ally
Ticketing firm Eventbrite raises $60m at $1bn valuation
March 12th, 2014 by Music Ally
Kobalt gets MSD investment
September 17th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge
Rumours of changes at the top for Rhapsody have been bubbling for a few days, but yesterday they were confirmed: the subscription music service has a new investor in Columbus Nova Technology Partners,...
July 23rd, 2013 by Music Ally
Russian startup Coub has raised $1m to fuel global expansion of its website, which lets people create looping music videos using footage from YouTube and Vimeo. The company says that it's currently attracting...
July 4th, 2013 by Music Ally
MusicQubed has been backed by a £7.3m advertising campaign from the mobile operator, so how's it doing?
June 25th, 2013 by Music Ally
Snapchat is now seeing 200m photos and videos sent every day by its users, and has raised a big funding round of $60m to continue developing its business. The round, led by Institutional Venture Partners...
June 10th, 2013 by Music Ally
This story has nothing to do with music, but everything to do with the growing fears outside the Silicon Valley fishbowl that the apps bubble may be heading for a messy pop at some point.