Lead: summers for the music industry have traditionally meant festivals, but this year's "summer of sport" spells out huge opportunities for music to get involved – and all beyond the standard tie-in...
May 7th, 2014 by Music Ally
April 30th, 2014 by Music Ally
Our cover feature picks apart just how data from Shazam, Twitter and Spotify is being used in the spotting, signing, developing and marketing of acts. The music industry has been getting excited about...
April 17th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge
Apple will be unveiling its next-generation iOS software in June at its WWDC conference for developers, and it seems music identification may be on the agenda for iOS 8. Bloomberg reported yesterday...
March 28th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge
Apps firm Shazam Entertainment has published results for its last full financial year, ended 30 June 2013, and confirmed a new funding round led by Clifton Capital. Shazam's revenues rose 42% year-on-year...
March 26th, 2014 by Music Ally
Shazam links with Juno to further swell its catalogue of dance tunes
March 11th, 2014 by Music Ally
Shazam has confirmed a new funding round of $20m that gives that music recognition company a $500m valuation
March 7th, 2014 by Music Ally
Linkin Park have launched their latest single, ‘Guilty All The Same’, via Shazam.
February 25th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge
Big changes have been underway at Shazam for some time now, as the TV and advertising side of its business grows, but also as it tries to persuade users to spend more time using its app. The traditional...
February 20th, 2014 by Music Ally
Shazam’s latest new business venture is something of a surprise: its own label. Well, its own label imprint, launched by Warner Music