July 21st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

When it launched last year, the BBC’s Playlister service helped people create playlists from songs recommended and/or played by radio DJs, then export them to Spotify, Deezer and YouTube. Now there’s...

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July 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

For all the excitement around personalised radio and on-demand streaming services, traditional radio remains one of the most powerful music discovery media. The latest data from British radio authority...

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July 8th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Pioneering jazz label Blue Note Records is celebrating its 75th anniversary, and those celebrations include a partnership with Apple for a stronger presence on its iTunes store. There’s now a Blue Note...

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July 7th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Finnish musician Anssi Kela has revealed some figures from 2013 on royalties for his song Levoton tyttö across various digital services. Published as a blog post on Finnish performing rights society Teosto,...

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June 30th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Samsung’s new Milk Music personal radio app has been downloaded 380,000 times since its release in early March, the company has announced. That tallies with the figure on Android’s Google Play...

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June 28th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We’ve been covering US startup Jelli since 2009, when it launched as a ‘crowdsourced radio’ service allowing fans to vote for what songs should play on partner radio stations (Bulletin,...

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June 28th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We wrote about iPhone app Capsule.fm earlier this year: “part alarm clock and part personalised radio station” complete with artificial DJs linking together audio news, weather and trivia (Bulletin,...

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June 26th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Ministry of Sound is getting into livestreaming in a significant way, launching a series called Live From The Club that will use five fixed cameras to stream DJ sets from its main room every Friday and...

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June 26th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Here’s a partnership we wouldn’t have predicted: YouTube and satellite radio firm SiriusXM. YouTube is putting its name to a new weekly radio show to be broadcast on the Sirius XM Hits 1 station...

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