June 17th, 2015 by Nikoo Sadr


Lead: Streaming is unlocking intricate data about super fans and their listening behaviour, putting artists and labels in powerful new positions to make the most of this real-time flow of analytics. Hailed...

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June 10th, 2015 by steve.mayall@musically.com

Music Ally Report 368

In our cover feature we speak to Eddy Cue and Jimmy Iovine, the people behind Apple Music – the biggest launch in digital music for years. We look at what it is, what it does, where it will fit into...

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June 9th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

The Observer has gone to town on Stephen Witt’s new book – How Music Got Free – which is out next week. Music Ally read a review copy a few months ago and it really is tremendous. It tells the story...

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June 2nd, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Today’s Apple Music speculation comes to you via the Wall Street Journal, which has some more titbits on what Apple may be announcing next week at its WWDC conference. It pegs the price at $10 a month...

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May 18th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Last week’s claim by Digital Music News that Spotify “may soon be limiting its free, ad-supported access to just three months” has been sharply slapped down by the streaming service. “It’s totally...

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May 6th, 2015 by Music Ally

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Lead: Periscope and Meerkat are the two hottest (i.e. most hyped) apps of the year so far. Only a handful of musicians have used them in their marketing thus far and the results have been, frankly, mixed....

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April 29th, 2015 by Music Ally

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In our cover feature we speak to those in music publishing about the issues that are getting them most excited this year as well as those that are causing them to grind their teeth. On the menu are developments...

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April 22nd, 2015 by Music Ally

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Lead: Prodigy, Skrillex, Steve Aoki and more are all piling onto Twitch, hailing it as an exciting new gaming platform that connects them to an otherwise-unreachable audience. They are also licensing music...

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April 15th, 2015 by Music Ally

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Our cover feature picks apart the IFPI’s numbers for digital music revenues globally in 2014. The headline is the milestone for digital which is finally delivering the same value to the record industry...

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