February 5th, 2014 by Music Ally

More than 3m copies of U2’s new single ‘Invisible’ were downloaded during and after the Super Bowl earlier this week

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January 27th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge

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Paul McGuinness famously spent a good chunk of an hour-long press conference lambasting Google at Midem 2012. He returned to the subject this morning at this year’s event, albeit in less aggressive...

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January 27th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge

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Early risers (i.e. 10am) at Midem today were treated to an appearance by Michel Barnier, European Commissioner for internal market and services, in a session entitled ‘Music for Everyone’,...

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January 29th, 2012 by Stuart Dredge

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Google’s role in the recent campaign against the proposed SOPA anti-piracy legislation in the US came in for a sustained attack by U2′s manager Paul McGuinness this morning, at the Midem conference...

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January 29th, 2012 by Stuart Dredge

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Well, not just Paul McGuinness. U2′s manager was joined in a Midem panel session this morning by Robert Levine, author of Free Ride, as well as entertainment lawyer Pierre-Marie Bouvery and Qobuz...

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April 14th, 2011 by Music Ally

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U2 manager Paul McGuinness has called again for internet companies to do more to support the music industry, although perplexingly, he now includes Spotify on his list. "I really wish those geniuses who...

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August 17th, 2010 by Music Ally

U2 manager Paul McGuinness has made another high-profile intervention into the debate around digital music and industry innovation, writing a column on 'How To Save The Music Industry' for GQ....

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May 29th, 2009 by Music Ally

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U2 manager Paul McGuinness is at it again - giving his views on the state of the music industry.

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June 25th, 2008 by Music Ally

Earlier this month, U2 manager Paul McGuinness was causing a stir again, this time with comments about Radiohead's `In Rainbows' album, claiming it had “backfired” because most people...

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