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Moby’s BitTorrent bundle was downloaded 8.9m times last year

BitTorrent has published some data on downloads of its official 'bundles' with artists and creators last year, revealing that 448 bundles generated 60m downloads in total.
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Interview: Moby talks BitTorrent, Spotify and artists’ digital rights

With a number of artists busily squaring up to both Spotify and the labels about their streaming payments, Moby argues they are focusing too heavily on the short-term issues and becoming beholden to the idea of digital services...
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Music Ally Report 331 – Moby Click

Lead: artists such as Thom Yorke and David Byrne are putting the boot into the likes of Spotify but Moby is taking a more measured (almost Zen) approach to it all. He tells us why focusing too much on monetisation right now...
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Moby tells artists to focus on music, not platforms

The star of this week's Music Ally Report is Moby, giving his views on digital music: BitTorrent, Spotify, social media and more.
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Now Moby turns to BitTorrent to promote his new album

The trickle of artists launching BitTorrent bundles is slowly but surely turning into a flow, with Moby the latest to sign up.
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Beatport Mixes comes out of closed beta

Beatport has opened its Beatport Mixes service up to the public as an open beta, following trials with DJs including Moby, Diplo and Paul Van Dyk. It's a section of the store where DJs can sell mixes, with an embeddable widget...
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Music Ally Special Report – Instagram and Social Photo Sharing

Facebook's $1bn acquisition of social photography app Instagram cemented a meteoric rise for the latter company, just 18 months after it launched. In this white paper, we take a look at Instagram's development and its importance...
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Moby uses Instagram and SoundCloud for new Destroyed microsite

Moby's upcoming album/photography project Destroyed has its own microsite, which makes innovative use of the APIs from SoundCloud and photo-sharing service Instagram...
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Moby’s best-selling iTunes track is still free elsewhere

Here's a weird thing: Moby just announced that his current best-selling track on the iTunes Store is Shot In The Back of the Head.
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Moby: ”Disband the RIAA!” Moby: ”Disband the RIAA!”

Moby has become one of the first artists to criticise the court judgement last week that slapped Minnesota file-sharer Jammie Thomas-Rasset with $1.92 million in damages for her use of Kazaa.