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August 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

A Swedish indie label focusing on avant-garde, classical, jazz and Nordic music is making headlines around the world – but not for its music. Instead, Blue Music Group is getting attention for whipping...

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August 14th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Warner Music Group has published its figures for the last quarter (ending 30th June) – reporting a growth of 18.9% to $788m (across recorded and publishing). Its acquisition of Parlophone was a significant...

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July 31st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

The new BPI Yearbook has been published and includes all the key recorded music stats from the UK in 2013. It marks a decade of digital in the UK and looks at how digital income has transformed the industry...

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July 17th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Mobile analytics firm App Annie has published its latest quarterly report into the mobile apps market, identifying strong growth in app downloads for Android through the Google Play store, but noting that...

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June 30th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Streaming TV and films service Netflix announced its latest financial results yesterday: the company’s revenues for the first quarter of 2014 were $1.27bn, as it posted a net profit of $53m. The...

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August 1st, 2013 by Music Ally

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Fast Company's claim that headphones-maker Beats is on course to generate $1.4bn of revenues this year is based on a single source (albeit a "knowledgable" one).

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August 1st, 2013 by Music Ally

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You'll hopefully have read our story from yesterday afternoon on Spotify's financial results for 2012, which saw revenues up 128% year-on-year to $577.1m.

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July 30th, 2013 by Music Ally

Here are the latest figures from Japanese firm GungHo Online Entertainment, whose Puzzle & Dragons is thought to be the most lucrative mobile game in the world right now. GungHo's revenues for the second...

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July 26th, 2013 by Music Ally

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Iconic independent label Sub Pop has lasted the course so far, over more than a decade of digital disruption for the music industry.

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