July 4th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Streaming music service Bloom.fm announced earlier this week that it’s shutting down, after its main investor pulled out. Now that closure has been delayed, as the UK-based startup searches for a buyer....

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July 1st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

The latest musician to speak out about streaming music is Jared Leto, and if you’ve seen the ‘Artifact’ documentary about his band’s legal battles with EMI, you’ll be unsurprised...

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July 1st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Songza beat its larger streaming music rivals to the idea of context-based playlists – music to run / cook / drive / etc by – even if most of them have since adopted the idea enthusiastically. Now...

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May 21st, 2014 by Music Ally

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Yesterday, we reported on the launch of a new service for small-to-medium sized businesses in Sweden called Spotify Business, providing them streaming music for SEK 349 a month.

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May 20th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Spotify’s next frontier isn’t a new country – although its Japanese launch is thought to be imminent – but a new class of customer: businesses.

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May 20th, 2014 by Music Ally

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As we thought when we covered Shazam’s decision to switch Spotify out for Deezer as a streaming partner in four countries earlier this month, it’s proving controversial with some users.

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May 20th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Streaming service Rdio is on the global expansion trail again, launching in nine new countries yesterday, taking its total to 60.

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April 7th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Bette Midler is latest artist to windmill into streaming royalties debate

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April 3rd, 2014 by Music Ally

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Rdio CEO Anthony Bay's latest interview sees him defending the role streaming music is playing for artists.

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