U2 and Apple’s ‘new format’ for music is likely just an app
Lots of excitement and no little mockery yesterday at news that U2 and Apple are working on a mysterious new digital music format. “An audiovisual interactive format for music that can’t be pirated and will bring...
September 20, 2014
Bill Werde, Lady Gaga, and The Mystery of the Made-Up Journalists
We spent much of last night boggling at a Tumblr post written by former Billboard boss Bill Werde: ‘On Angela Cheng, Lady Gaga, and the Culpability of Media’. It outlines a bizarre situation around a pair of journalists...
April 1, 2014
O2 Tracks gets Lady Gaga exclusive
UK users of O2 Tracks will get access to Lady Gaga’s new album, ARTPOP, from 5th November – six days before it gets its full release.
November 22, 2013
Music Ally Podcast #45 – ARTPOP, Bing, Deezer, Twitter and more
Dressed in their authentic Ramones t-shirts (2013 Primark Editions), Eamonn Forde and Stuart Dredge discuss the week's music industry news.
November 13, 2013
Lady Gaga debuts ARTPOP on iTunes Radio (but splits from manager Troy Carter)
Today's the day that Lady Gaga's new album ARTPOP is made available to users of the O2 Tracks service in the UK, but what about elsewhere in the world?
November 6, 2013
Lady Gaga rush-releases ‘Applause’ single after leaks
There's nothing like an early leak to shake up a carefully-planned music marketing campaign.
August 13, 2013
Lady Gaga ARTPOP release date confirmed as 11 November
Lady Gaga announced the release date for her new album ARTPOP on Friday, including a few more details about its companion app. Both will be pre-orderable from 1 September and on sale from 11 November.
July 15, 2013