August 27th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Smartwatch-focused research firm Wristly has published some new data on how Apple Watch owners consume media on the device, as well as what they think of Apple Music. Just 9% of them are using streaming...

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August 27th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

A deal involving Van Morrison’s back catalogue and Sony Music’s Legacy Recordings division will see many of the musician’s albums come to streaming services for the first time from this week. Legacy...

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August 21st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

The debate over just how much pressure Spotify is under from major labels to place more restrictions on its free tier rumbles on. But the company’s VP of content and distribution, Sachin Doshi, has delivered...

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August 12th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Music discovery service This Is My Jam is bowing out, with its founders announcing over the weekend that they have “decided to stop operating” the service in its current form. Launched in 2011, the...

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July 31st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Funk homunculus Prince took all his music off streaming services, except Tidal, at the start of the month. But, like having garlic for lunch, he keeps coming back. He’s released a new track, ‘Stare’,...

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July 30th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

He’s only gone and done it (two weeks after he said he would). Jocular Canadian songsmith Neil Young has started to remove his music from a number of streaming services. In the middle of the month, he...

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July 29th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

T-Mobile in the US has announced that its customers who are Apple Music users will be able to stream music over 4G for free. It already does the same for users of 33 different streaming services (up from...

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July 22nd, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Deezer has become the latest company to work with IFTTT (If This Then That) – the startup that connects online services to work better together via “recipes” created by users. Which can sound a bit...

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July 16th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Fans have been able to buy concert tickets through streaming services for some time now, but hard data on whether lots of them do has been thin on the ground. Now ticketing provider Eventbrite is talking...

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