Music Ally Report :: Where now for ad-funded music?
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February 4, 2010
we7 reveals details of its two premium subscription services
we7 boss Steve Purdham revealed on-stage at MidemNet that the streaming music firm will launch its premium offering on 1 February. Now the company has announced more details.
January 27, 2010
we7 revamps site with new shopping cart
UK-based music streaming service we7 has kicked off 2010 with a new look, including changes to the way its users can buy music downloads from the site.
January 7, 2010
Now MySpace is promoting emerging artists
First Last.fm shone a spotlight on unsigned bands, then we7 recently introduced its own programme for emerging acts... Now MySpace Music is at it, with a newly-announced "Introducing" scheme.
October 22, 2009
we7 nabs new Rihanna single simultaneously with radio debut
Yesterday saw something of a coup for UK streaming service we7 - it bagged the new Rihanna single from 4.23pm in the UK, the very same time the song got its global debut on radio.
October 21, 2009
we7 teams with The Sun and Global Radio for listening parties
UK streaming service we7 has announced its latest two pre-release listening parties, both of which are with big media firms.
October 12, 2009
we7 tops UK music site chart… with major caveats
UK streaming music firm we7 is understandably chuffed about being ranked first in Experian Hitwise's chart of the most popular UK music sites based on pageviews. CEO Steve Purdham describes it as a “significant...
October 7, 2009
Music Ally Report: Spotify: The backlash begins
Our lead examines questions about Spotify's model and long-term from its rivals.
October 1, 2009
we7 launches we7 Presents unsigned band channel
UK streaming music site we7 has launched its latest initiative, we7 Presents, which aims to spotlight unsigned artists.
September 24, 2009
we7 to spotlight unsigned artists
UK streaming music service we7 will soon launch a new initiative called we7 Presents, which will focus on a series of unsigned artists, giving each a ten-week promo package including homepage spots and mentions in their newsletter.
September 18, 2009
we7 get Beatles digital streaming deal (sort of)
Okay, so the only place you'll find the Fab Four's recorded output available in digital form is still in The Beatles: Rock Band console game.
September 18, 2009
The Sun launches we7-powered Mika pre-release listening party
UK streaming music service we7 has been working hard in recent months to secure a string of pre-release exclusives on new albums. The latest is from Mika, with his The Boy Who Knew Too Much, which goes on sale on Monday but...
September 17, 2009