September 30th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

It’s all about that bass for Meghan Trainor, but also all about those streams in the UK, where her song wasn’t on sale until this week. On streams alone last week, ‘All About That Bass’...

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September 29th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Universal Music Group has followed Vevo in partnering with advertising technology firm MirriAd, which specialises in digitally inserting ads into music videos. The Financial Times notes that the partnership...

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September 12th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

The pursuit to find a new app to debut a video or a song on continues apace with Swedish dance dignitary Alesso making his new promo available on Snapchat later this week. The grammatically suspect ‘Tear...

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September 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

VVV (pron: “Triple V”) is Vevo UK’s first presenter-led music show and three weekly themed shows will be shown every Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. VVV (on Fridays) is based around new videos and...

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September 6th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We’ve been following the resurgence in virtual reality technology – through the now Facebook-owned Oculus VR mainly – with interest. But the music potential remains somewhat hazy: will there...

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September 1st, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Every month we pore over the YouTube channel charts published by online video industry site Tubefilter, based on data from analytics firm OpenSlate. The broad trends are usually the same for music:...

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August 28th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Messaging app Tango is beefing up its music partnerships, launching new channels within its app for Rhapsody, SoundCloud and Vevo yesterday, who join existing partners Spotify and 8tracks. All of these...

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August 19th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Vevo’s latest partnership is with visual social network Pinterest, whose users can now ‘pin’ videos from Vevo’s catalogue. The global deal makes Vevo the third online video service...

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August 19th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Won’t somebody think of the children? Oh, they have. The UK is set to introduce age ratings for online music videos this October, with a pilot scheme involving YouTube, Vevo, the three major labels and...

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