September 12th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Alt-J’s second album, This Is All Yours, is released in a fortnight but the band are letting fans hear the whole thing early via a dedicated (iOS and Android) app. They will have to work (and walk) a...

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August 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Have you played Kim Kardashian: Hollywood yet? If you’re involved in digital music marketing and/or artist management, you probably should. The mobile game has been a runaway success on iOS and Android,...

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July 29th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Repeat after us: “Apple buys smaller technology companies from time to time, and we generally do not discuss our purpose or plans.” It’s the now-familiar response from Apple when quizzed about small...

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July 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We’ve seen a few startups tackling the idea of small groups of people sharing music in real-time: for example apps that a group all have installed on their smartphones to synchronise playback of...

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July 4th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Here’s something interesting we spotted go live on iOS and Android’s app stores this week: Vodafone Firsts. It’s a smartphone app released by Vodafone and designed to be used at concerts...

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July 4th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

London already has its fair share of disruptive live-music startups – Songkick being the obvious example – but another one is set to make its debut later this month. It’s called Dice, and it’s...

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July 4th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

A startup to keep an eye on: FOAM Entertainment. The apps developer is independent, but currently working out of Sony Music’s UK office and founded by two of its former digital creatives – responsible...

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July 1st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Smule has become one of the most prominent developers of music creation apps for iOS and Android, but its newest project is more experimental. It’s called Smuush, and was created as part of a two-day...

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June 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Mobile analytics firm App Annie has published its latest index report on the global iOS and Android apps market. It claims that Android’s Google Play store is now doing 45% more daily downloads than...

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