Tag: warp records
Spotify tells label story with Warp Records ‘history lesson’
To the list of ‘surprising things we’ve seen on Facebook in 2018’ we can now add ‘Nightmares on Wax talking about the early days of Warp Records’. Not that this is surprising in itself, but the source of the...
January 17, 2018
Looking back and ahead, indie labels preach the gospel of patience
If nothing else, the 2017 edition of A2IM’s Indie Week—a gathering on New York City’s Lower East Side of over 800 representatives across the indie music spectrum, from labels and publishers to distributors, streaming...
June 20, 2017
Midem wrap panel: blockchain, AI, streaming and more (#midem)
As Midem moves towards its closing day tomorrow, a wrap panel this afternoon discussed some of the trends that have emerged over the course of this week’s conference. Moderated by Reed Midem’s James Martin, the panel...
June 8, 2017
Warp launches VR app for Squarepusher’s ‘Stor Eiglass’ track
Music apps for artists were strongly hyped but many in the industry have cooled on them. Virtual reality is increasingly hyped, but with a side-order of scepticism. So here’s a bold move from Warp Records: a virtual reality...
May 18, 2015
How has the streaming music age changed indie label strategies?
"For a lot of people who have switched to streaming as their mode of listening, those people are probably not likely to buy records. That's Nicolas Rizzi of The Orchard speaking this morning during a panel session at indie...
April 9, 2015
Warp launches augmented reality app for new Eno • Hyde album
Brian Eno and Karl Hyde have a new album out, ‘Someday World’. But there’s also a companion app fresh out from label Warp Records, which uses augmented reality (AR) technology to innovative effect. And yes,...
July 30, 2014
Warp warns of expensive music analytics, and looks to non-music solutions
Companies like Musicmetric and Next Big Sound have built businesses based of making sense of large amounts of streaming and social data for music industry clients. But are they too expensive? “We found that some of...
July 2, 2014
Counterpoint adds more indie labels to client list
Rights management software firm Counterpoint Systems has some new clients for its Record Maestro service.
February 14, 2014