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Abbey Road buys remote collaboration startup Audiomovers
We’re used to writing about Abbey Road Studios’ work with startups through the lens of its Abbey Road Red incubator, but now the UMG subsidiary is turning acquirer. It is buying Audiomovers, a startup that makes...
March 16, 2021
Abbey Road holds Equalise International Women’s Day festival
Ahead of International Women’s Day next week, Abbey Road Studios is holding an ‘Equalise’ festival online, with a focus on responding to the fact that fewer than 5% of music producers and engineers are...
March 3, 2021
Tips for music/tech startups from accelerators and incubators
Startup accelerators and incubators are a familiar part of the technology industry, working with emerging startups to help them build their products and services, and refine their pitches to investors and customers/users...
May 27, 2020
Abbey Road Red startups have raised $40m of funding so far
Abbey Road Red, the music/tech incubator run by Abbey Road Studios in London, held its latest demo event last night, including an update on its portfolio. “We have now incubated 15 companies across all areas of the value...
February 6, 2020
MyPart and Audoo join the Abbey Road Red startups accelerator
London’s Abbey Road Studios has two new startups under the wing of its music/tech accelerator Abbey Road Red. MyPart from Israel is the latest startup using AI technology to analyse songs. For music publishers, its pitch...
September 24, 2019
Abbey Road Red seeks more diversity in startup founders
Abbey Road Studios wants to recruit more teams with women founders to its Abbey Road Red startup accelerator, according to the studios' MD Isabel Garvey. "We are acutely aware that we have no female founders, and very...
February 8, 2019
Abbey Road talks its first hackathon: ‘A space for bright ideas’
Earlier this month, Abbey Road Studios in London held its first hackathon, with 80 participants from startups and universities as well as 30 music-industry experts coming together to experiment with AI, hardware and other...
November 28, 2018
Abbey Road Red hackathon reveals first winners
An AI-powered rap-battle opponent that listens to your freestyles then responds with a punchline.
November 13, 2018
Japanese lyric-animating startup Cotodama joins Abbey Road Red
UK-based music/tech incubator Abbey Road Red has announced the latest startup to join its program: Japanese firm Cotodama. The company will spend the next six months working with the incubator at Abbey Road Studios in London...
July 18, 2018
Abbey Road Red incubator adds two more startups… and a new boss
Abbey Road Studios in London has announced that HumTap and Lickd will be the next two companies to join its Abbey Road Red startup incubator, under the wing of a new boss for the program. Karim Fanous, formerly head of...
February 1, 2018
Abbey Road launches Topline app to help artists capture ideas
Not content with running its own startups incubator, Abbey Road Studios is now getting into the mobile apps game. But its new app, Topline, is firmly focused on the London studios’ key customers: artists. The app is...
October 4, 2017
AI-composed music is here, but will it shake up the sync market?
The first market being targeted by artificial-intelligence music startups like Jukedeck and Amper Music is production music, with AI systems capable of generating music to be used in online videos, mobile games and other...
September 1, 2017