November 17th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Vice Media already has its own music site, Noisey, but now it’s going deeper into the sector through a partnership with Live Nation. The pair are teaming up to launch what’s being described as a “new...

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November 17th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Spotify will be hoping the current Taylor Swift debate doesn’t lead to a number of other artists following suit by pulling individual albums or whole back catalogues. One who’s taking the former...

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November 13th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek mentioned Grooveshark in his blog post about Taylor Swift and artist complaints about streaming yesterday. The US firm is NOT happy to have been singled out. “Copyright laws are...

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November 13th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

The new Garth Brooks album came out this week, along with his inventive $29.99 ‘all my back catalogue’ bundle, which was announced a few weeks ago. But Billboard has some good detail on the new service...

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November 12th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Is YouTube’s comment moderation system fit for purpose? A worrying sign for the company is the cheerfulness of its biggest star – gamer PewDiePie – at his now-commentless channel. “I feel...

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November 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

You can’t stream Taylor Swift’s ‘Shake It Off’ on Spotify now. Well, not her version. YouTube’n’Vine stars Us the Duo have been doing rather well with a cover version of the song, which they...

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November 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We’ve always liked Tomahawk as a concept: an app that sits in between the various digital music services, providing the connecting glue for sharing music and porting playlists, among other features....

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November 8th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We haven’t seen much excitement about cloud music lockers for a while, but the concept lives on – with Microsoft seemingly the next tech giant to launch an offering as part of its OneDrive service....

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November 7th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Beyoncé sprang an almighty surprise on the musical world last December by releasing a new album and accompanying videos on iTunes with no build-up. She may struggle to repeat the same trick twice though:...

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