April 23rd, 2015 by Stuart Dredge


Is 2015 a good year for new music tech startups? In June we'll get a good chance to find out with Midemlab. The annual startup pitching contest takes place during the Midem music industry conference in...

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December 20th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We’re used to the idea of accelerators as programs for startups to hone their products and businesses, but how about for artists? That’s the idea behind the Midem Artist Accelerator, announced yesterday...

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August 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

A few years ago, Music Ally had a stand at the Midem conference, well within earshot of the stand for rapper Pitbull. We admired his entrepreneurial instincts in sending his team to an industry conference,...

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June 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Changes are afoot for some of the most prominent music industry conferences. Reed Midem announced yesterday that its Midem show is moving to summertime from its traditional late-January / early-February...

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April 8th, 2014 by Music Ally


The Midem blog has an interesting post from Bas Kruijssen, the new media manager at Dutch dance label Black Hole Recordings.

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March 18th, 2014 by Music Ally


Audiam takes investment from WME music boss Marc Geiger

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February 7th, 2014 by Music Ally


Indie licensing body Merlin has had cross words for several streaming music services down the years,

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February 7th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge


“Google are not music people, and that scares me.” This single quote from Colin Daniels, of Australian independent music firm Inertia, summarised a whole conference worth of anti-Google unrest at this...

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February 5th, 2014 by Music Ally

Fresh back from Midem, we’ve got a big feature in this week’s Music Ally report about the key themes from the conference

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