reports

Music Ally Report: Pirate Booty

Our lead looks at the recent research by Google and PRS for Music investigating the lucrative business models around pirate sites. While it may still fuel continued criticism of Google's search and advertising business,...

Music Ally Report: Breaking Pandora’s box

Our lead examines the future for Pandora: with increasing costs as it grows, and more competition from music services offering rival personal radio as a feature, can Pandora prevail as a service in its own right?

Music Ally Report: Viva Vevo

Our lead considers the future of Vevo in light of figures suggesting the company has hit its first major wall in terms of growth. But with its exploding tablet and mobile video consumption and growing rumours that Facebook...

Music Ally Report: New Fund Glory

Our lead considers the merits of crowd-funding as an alternative to the traditional label system, and asks whether the success of bigger artists using this model can pay off for emerging acts too.

Music Ally Report: Un-chartered Territory

With the news that the Official Charts Company will this Monday launch Britain’s first streaming chart, our lead considers what this new chart will add to our understanding of how people consume music

Music Ally Report : Exclusive excess: will exclusives wound streaming?

Our lead considers whether there is a long-term threat to the digital music market from exclusives. For example if one streaming service is favoured over others for exclusive releases and catalogue, what message does it send...

Music Ally Report: Beyond the Infringe (Issue 291)

The Pirate Bay has made some eccentric announcements in 2012 so far, but more seriously, we consider the shifting sands in the online piracy world, as sites and services look to become even more anonymous, decentralised and...

Music Ally Report 290: Digital winners and losers

– Our lead examines the latest data on recorded music performance from IFPI and uncovers how a mix of physical and digital is essential to driving growth – Our feature is an interview with Christoph Thur, co-founder...

Music Ally Report: Digital Winners and Losers (Issue 290)

Our lead examines the latest data on recorded music performance from IFPI and uncovers how a mix of physical and digital is essential to driving growth

Music Ally Report : Spanish eyes smiling on music (Issue 288)

- Our lead examines the trends and opportunities for music and mobile, direct from this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona - Our feature is an interview with Andrew Chan, VP Digital & Business Development Division...

Music Ally Report: The Privacy Problem (Issue 287)

Music Ally's latest report: The Privacy Problem. Covering all the latest deals,stats and insight over the past two weeks