March 7th, 2014 by Music Ally

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There is clearly something in the investment water this week – Beats buying Topspin, Spotify buying The Echo Nest and now The Orchard has acquired Dublin

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February 3rd, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Data. Data data data. And some more data. The music industry is flooded with data: sales, streams, views, Likes, tweets, shares, pins... But how to make sense of all this data to make a difference to the...

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January 2nd, 2014 by Music Ally

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Just in time for the launch of its long-awaited music subscription service, YouTube has a new director of global music partnerships.

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November 26th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge

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Today's Music 4.5 conference in London is subtitled 'The Rise of Video', with a focus on how YouTube, Vevo and other platforms are driving music videos in 2013, rather than traditional TV. The first...

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November 26th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge

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You've surely heard of One Direction, Justin Bieber and Miley Cyrus. But how about Jenna Marbles, Tiffany Alvord and Dave Days? The Orchard's founder Scott Cohen challenged the Music 4.5 conference...

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November 22nd, 2013 by Music Ally

When we first started writing about YouTube multi-channel networks (MCNs) nearly two years ago, they had a specific meaning.

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September 23rd, 2013 by Music Ally

The shadow of big data hung heavily over the fourth Future Music Forum in Barcelona last week, as speakers grappled with the question of what information really counts for the music industry, among millions...

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January 18th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge

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We’ve been tracking the story of five classic KLF albums appearing on iTunes, Spotify and other digital music services yesterday and today. It’s either a startling revival of the band’s...

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November 1st, 2012 by Music Ally

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Digital distributor The Orchard has another partner for its The Orchard Marketplace selection of services that can help artists: Radar.

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