April 30th, 2013 by Music Ally

BOC

Hats off to whoever was responsible for the campaign leading up to this week's announcement of a new album by Boards of Canada.

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April 29th, 2013 by Music Ally

MajorLazer SS

Give it a few years, and we'll be looking back at artist-branded iPhone-only Instagram-style photo apps as a real moment in time – but possibly not one that provided much lasting value.

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April 29th, 2013 by Music Ally

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Expect some red faces in social medialand today, after Italian security researchers Andrea Stroppa and Carlo De Micheli accused a number of big brands and celebrities of buying followers on Twitter.

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April 22nd, 2013 by Music Ally

YouTube Above the fold

YouTube has announced the latest tweaks to its user interface, which the company says will be good news for channel owners (including music artists) with lots of subscribers

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April 15th, 2013 by Music Ally

PSY-Gentleman

"Everything about this video is better than Gangnam Style," claims one of this weekend's YouTube commenters (out of more than 302k who gave their opinions) on Psy's new video/song 'Gentleman'. Hmm.

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April 12th, 2013 by Music Ally

Blur

Ahead of their Coachella show this weekend, Blur have created a digital tour diary for fans to contribute to during their 2013 tour.

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April 2nd, 2013 by Music Ally

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Artists and labels signing up to mobile app creation platform Mobile Roadie for the first time will be paying quite a bit more for the service, after it raised its prices.

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March 19th, 2013 by Music Ally

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With numerous services available to slice and dice social networking data, including its sentiment, music marketers are keen to see how social buzz impacts sales of music, merchandise and tickets.

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March 18th, 2013 by Music Ally

Angel SoundCloud

As part of our coverage of SoundCloud recently, we've been exploring how labels are using the service in their digital marketing.

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