July 6th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Late last week we reported on the booming streaming market in the UK – in terms of consumption at least – with streams up 80% in the first half of 2015, year-on-year. That rise was outperformed...

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June 17th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Beatport’s recently-minted streaming music service for dance fans has some competition. Online radio firm Digitally Imported is branching out into on-demand subscriptions, with a $7-a-month premium tier...

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June 12th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

No, not Conan The Barbarian or Arthur Conan Doyle – but Conan O’Brien, the US chat chap. He has launched a new channel on Spotify and it will feature 23 playlists collating together the musicians he...

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June 12th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Good job no other streaming service chose this week to unveil itself. Oh… Anyway, ROK Mobile, a virtual mobile operator that runs on Sprint and T-Mobile in the US, has launched its own bundled music...

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June 11th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

One to make the heads of RIAA, IFPI etc. choke on their Froot Loops this morning. Kim Dotcom’s latest venture is MegaNet, the “people-powered, censorship-resistant Internet”, and he’s opening it...

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June 10th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Digital distributor EPM has expanded to the US with the opening of an office in Los Angeles, run by Aaron Monty, the company’s director of creative services.

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June 3rd, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Facebook’s Instagram app launched its first ads a year and a half ago in the US, and has since expanded them to eight countries. Yesterday, the company announced what it’s got planned next to continue...

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May 22nd, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

We last wrote about Playground Sessions – a US music-education startup co-founded by Quincy Jones – back in 2013, when it launched as a $9.99-a-month subscription service teaching piano online (Bulletin,...

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May 18th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

YouTube and Vevo may be the most popular music video apps, but there have been some interesting alternatives focused around live performances in recent years. The latest is VuHaus, armed with the slogan...

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