June 11th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

One to make the heads of RIAA, IFPI etc. choke on their Froot Loops this morning. Kim Dotcom’s latest venture is MegaNet, the “people-powered, censorship-resistant Internet”, and he’s opening it...

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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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August 28th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

No, the cloud storage service founded by Kim Dotcom isn’t being accused of laundering money – but one of its key investors is. An investigation in New Zealand into the business affairs of William...

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August 4th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

A tale of two anti-piracy systems. The Australian government has published a discussion paper for technology and media corporations as well as the public to comment on the most workable and desirable way...

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July 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Pandora hasn’t been a US-only service for a while now: it relaunched in Australia and New Zealand in late 2012. Now the company has given some details on its growth in those markets: 2m registered...

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August 28th, 2013 by Music Ally


Crowd-funding platform Kickstarter is expected to open in Australia and New Zealand “soon”.

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July 18th, 2013 by Music Ally


Google has rolled its recently-launched streaming music service out beyond the US. Google Play Music All Access went live in Australia and New Zealand last night.

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January 31st, 2013 by Music Ally


The first person to be fined for filesharing music illegally in New Zealand is an unnamed person who shared two songs online by Rihanna and Hot Chelle Rae.

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December 11th, 2012 by Music Ally


Pandora launched full version in New Zealand and Australia.

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