October 24th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Google bought Songza in July, promising to “explore ways to bring what you love about Songza to Google Play Music“. Now we know how: yesterday, the company updated its Google Play Music app...

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October 24th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

In yesterday’s Bulletin, we wrote about an opinion piece in the New York Times suggesting that streaming music is leaving self-confessed “music snobs” adrift, because now everyone has...

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October 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We reported yesterday on the launch of BBC Music, and the expansion of its streaming playlists service Playlister. But we missed the Beeb’s announcement of a couple of stats: in the year since Playlister...

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August 1st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

In-house playlists may be the next frontier for streaming music services to rope in artists for promotional campaigns. Witness Spotify’s latest partnership with dance star Tiësto, which will see...

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July 11th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

On the face of it, Sonos adding SoundCloud to its list of streaming services available through its connected hi-fis is of average significance, albeit nice for people with those hi-fis and active SoundCloud...

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July 8th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

With 1m monthly users, Playlists.net has been steadily building an audience for its collection of Spotify playlists. But with playlists and curation hotter than ever within the digital music industry,...

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June 26th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Streaming playlists – particularly on Spotify – are getting an even higher profile at the moment, thanks to changes to charts in places like the UK, and to the desire of labels to put more of their...

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January 13th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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British music startup Playlists.net has acquired a collection of Spotify playlists curated by Topsify, which has more than 607,000 followers on the streaming music service. The acquisition includes...

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July 30th, 2013 by Music Ally

Britify App

We've been fans of the Britify website for some time now: it creates Spotify playlists from the songs being played by BBC and XFM's radio stations in the UK, automatically updating them every day.

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