Tag: music industry
Sandbox 173: The GIF that keeps on giving
Lead: GIFs might seem like a way of flooding the web with the most trivial of content, but they are a hugely important part of building fan communities around artists. While pop acts like Drake, Beyoncé, Little Mix and...
February 15, 2017
Sandbox 172: Locally Sourced Playlists
Lead: As streaming playlists have created their own centre of gravity around breaking new acts and tracks, there are mounting criticisms that this same centre of gravity benefits only acts from a handful of already-dominant...
February 1, 2017
Music Ally Report 399 – In Review
Here you go guys! The last report of the year is an interview special, where we pick the brains of senior industry executives, artists, lawyers and investors on the key themes of this year, and what they mean for 2017. Rob...
December 22, 2016
UK Music launches diversity survey for music industry
British music body UK Music has launched an industry workforce diversity survey, with the aim of generating sturdy data on gender and ethnicity within UK music businesses. The survey’s launch came before today’s UK Music...
July 13, 2016
Dice to hold second Girls Music Day on 23 July
Live-music startup Dice.fm is holding its second Girls Music Day later this month, to inspire young women to get involved in a range of jobs within the music industry.
July 6, 2016