October 15th, 2014 by Music Ally

Music Ally Report 352 - Apple: Where Next?

In our Cover Feature, we poll experts from different parts of the music business on what Apple needs to do next to stay relevant and to maintain its position as the centre of gravity for digital music....

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October 8th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Lead: Everyone loves free stuff, don't they? Not always, as U2 and Apple found out when pushing the Songs Of Innocence album into 500m iTunes accounts last month quickly went from PR coup to PR disaster....

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September 20th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

This week’s Music Ally Report should have landed in your inbox last night. Our lead feature takes the announcement of Deezer Elite and WiMP’s Tidal as its cue to explore the potential demand...

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September 17th, 2014 by Music Ally

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In our cover feature, we crank up the audio to look at the new streaming services that are pushing up their sonic quality as well as their monthly subscription prices. Deezer Elite and Tidal (the US and...

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September 3rd, 2014 by Music Ally

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In our cover feature, we speak to a number of leading music lawyers about artist contracts, how they have changed, where they still need to adapt and what the main sticking points are. More than making...

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August 20th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Our cover feature looks at the latest developments in gaming and how they are evolving in a way that could offer new ways for music to return to this space. It won't be a repeat of the golden Rock Band...

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July 23rd, 2014 by Music Ally

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Our cover feature looks at the obstacles facing the ticketing industry as it attempts to move itself onto mobile. The desktop ticketing experience has not evolved in years and the mobile version is too...

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June 25th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Our cover feature considers what the inclusion of streaming will mean for the UK singles chart. We speak to service and label executives in both Sweden and the US to ask them how the architecture of their...

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May 28th, 2014 by Music Ally

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In our cover feature, we look at how streaming music services are marketing themselves in 2014 and what techniques are having the best impact. This year is already off to a turbulent start in the sector...

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