Tag: beggars group
With Teeth: Beggars’ David Emery Responds To Facebook Pages Article
David Emery – Head of Digital Marketing for Beggars Group – is a person whose opinions I respect enormously. The irony of this is that often our opinions differ quite a bit, but any discussion with him regarding...
December 8, 2011
Beggars Group launching official Adele app
While checking our Music category feed from Apple's App Store this morning, we spotted a new app called Adele. And unlike the many unofficial ones, this is the real deal: published by Beggars Group Digital. It's a free download,...
September 9, 2011
Beggars Group explains decision to pull out of eMusic
Earlier today, we reported on eMusic's announcement that independent labels Beggars Group, Domino and Merge were pulling their catalogues from the service. Now Beggars Group has given more information on why.”We...
November 17, 2010
Beggars boss keen for statutory licensing experiments
In an interview with The Register, Beggars Group boss Martin Mills says that around 50% of its revenues are now digital, with the recent Vampire Weekend album selling 70,000 downloads in its first weekend (out of total sales...
May 5, 2010
Sandbox Issue Five:: Labels on the defensive
- Labels on the defensive - Artist case study: Superlitio - Interview: David Emery, Beggars - Guide to online video - Facebook widgets
March 11, 2010
Sky Songs launch imminent with all four major labels
EMI, Sony Music Entertainment and Warner Music Group have signed on the dotted line for BSkyB's Sky Songs music service, which according to the Telegraph will launch this week in the UK (although Billboard says next Monday).
October 12, 2009
Beggars Group expanding into China
Beggars Group has announced a partnership with Outdustry for a push into China, including a dedicated website for Mandarin speakers.
September 8, 2009
Merlin unveils new board
Indie licensing agency Merlin has announced that its inaugural board is now stepping down, following elections for a new board.
September 3, 2009
Beggars using free iPhone games to promote artists
Beggars Group has launched an iPhone game based on XL/Merok artist Titus Andronicus, to promote the band's debut album The Airing of Grievances. The game is free to download, and has just gone live on the App Store.It's...
February 12, 2009