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Rolling Stones become latest band to star on Royal Mail stamps

The latest stage for the Rolling Stones is a set of 12 stamps issued by the Royal Mail in the UK, in a partnership with the band.
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Primary Wave-backed Unblocked launches Cypress Hill NFTs

Hip-hop veterans Cypress Hill have leapt aboard the non-fungibles bandwagon, in partnership with Primary Wave Music and NFTs startup Unblocked.
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Spotify Wrapped 2021 mailout will include artist merch links

Having announced a deal with ecommerce giant Shopify in October, Spotify is making a big push on merch sales through its service.
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Poppy launches an ‘open-world fanclub app’ for mobile devices

Having recently become the first artist to use Roblox's new listening party feature, now she's getting her own 'open-world fanclub app' for iOS and Android.
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Ed Sheeran’s latest partnership is with mobile game Pokémon Go

Squirtle is a Water-type Pokémon, and apparently Sheeran "always chooses the Water-type Pokémon as his first partner when he starts a Pokémon RPG".
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Metallica Black Box is the band’s online memorabilia museum

Metal veterans Metallica are diving back into their history with the launch of the Metallica Black Box, an online museum of memorabilia curated by the band.
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Console franchise Rainbow Six Siege spawns a lo-fi music album

Ubisoft says it's designed as "something that would be more soothing" for players "that would fill the time between their games".
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Linktree boosts its shopping features with Shopify deal

Smart-links firm Linktree has announced a deal with ecommerce company Shopify, which will help its users to sell their merch and other products from their links.
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Fave adds another fandom community: Bruno Mars’ Hooligans

Fave has been working with label Atlantic Records to identify some of Mars' keenest fans and get them involved in its new community from the start.
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Tai Verdes to perform as an avatar in four-song Roblox concert

Roblox is preparing for its next music event: a concert by Tai Verdes, taking place on Saturday 13 November in a custom-built experience.
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Justin Bieber set to hold a virtual concert with Wave

Startup Wave started life as a virtual reality app for concerts and DJ sets, but has moved away from that to become more of a production tool (still with whizzy virtual effects) for livestreams that can be broadcast on...
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TikTok is the latest platform promoting Ed Sheeran’s new album

The rollout of the campaign for Ed Sheeran's new album '=' continues, with another big tech platform joining the fun this week. TikTok has launched an exclusive AR 'special effect' (its equivalent of Snapchat's lenses) based...