August 19th, 2013 by Music Ally


Video-sharing app Vyclone has been used at gigs by artists like Ed Sheeran, Madonna and No Doubt as part of official marketing campaigns, but now the UK/US startup has its biggest deal yet: One Direction.

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November 6th, 2012 by Music Ally


No Doubt are on the comeback trail, but they've hit a pothole: complaints about their video for 'Looking Hot' has been pulled from YouTube.

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October 18th, 2012 by Music Ally

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Ubisoft has slapped the Black Eyed Peas with a $1m lawsuit, claiming that an iOS game based on the band, which cost $150k to develop, remains unreleased.

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October 11th, 2012 by Music Ally


Kobalt Music Group subsidiary Kobalt Capital has announced plans to invest $100m in music royalties over the next year.

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October 5th, 2012 by Music Ally


Ska-pop band No Doubt won't be going to court with games publisher Activision, after settling their lawsuit weeks before a trial was due to start.

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May 30th, 2012 by Music Ally

No Doubt Lawsuit

No Doubt's argument that gaming company Activision misled them over how their avatars would look in the Band Hero will go to jury trial.

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January 12th, 2012 by Music Ally


Did three separate Interscope artists all have their Twitter accounts hacked with tweets endorsing Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul?

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December 10th, 2009 by Music Ally

Last month, No Doubt sued Activision for allowing the band's avatars to perform songs by other artists in its Band Hero game, turning it into a "virtual karaoke circus act".

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November 5th, 2009 by Music Ally

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First Kurt Cobain, now Gwen Stefani. Games firm Activision is under the cosh over its policy of licensing band likenesses for music games again. This time it’s the Band Hero game under the microscope,...

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