In January, independent labels held a press conference to slam Myspace for its lack of licensing deals with the indie sector.
June 27th, 2013 by Music Ally
June 20th, 2013 by Music Ally
In the Music Ally podcast this week, Stuart Dredge and Eamonn Forde trying to start a multi-directional digital music business journalism "beef" .
June 13th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge
"The rope has dropped. The doors are open. The party has begun," cheered a promotional email from Myspace yesterday, heralding the revamped social music service's emergence from beta. Now anyone can...
May 1st, 2013 by Stuart Dredge
The latest brand making a big push into music, with both live and digital elements, is Budweiser, which is launching an initiative in the US called Bud Light Music First. It's a partnership with Live...
April 12th, 2013 by Music Ally
In February, Billboard launched its first streaming chart in the US and has now refined that with the addition of seven genre-specific charts, including hip-hop, R&B, Latin and dance.
January 23rd, 2013 by Music Ally
In the latest Music Ally podcast, Eamonn Forde and Stuart Dredge try to get to the bottom of Myspace and Merlin falling out (again) and much much more...
January 22nd, 2013 by Music Ally
Merlin doesn't have a deal with New Myspace to stream its catalogue, yet songs from more than 100 of its member labels are still available on the social service.
January 16th, 2013 by Music Ally
Lead: Myspace finally went public yesterday after several months of invite-only beta testing. This is do or die for the company that slid down the social media pecking order by losing its way and letting...
November 22nd, 2012 by Music Ally
After News Corp. sold Myspace off and blamed it for many of its fiscal woes, new owners Specific Media hope to make Myspace rise again.