Messaging marketing startup Community raises $40m funding
We first wrote about startup Community in early 2019, when it emerged as a rival to marketing firm SuperPhone, helping celebrities (musicians included) to create text-messaging communities for their fans. It has since been used...
April 12, 2021
Tools. Community: Supercharging text to make connecting one-to-Community as easy as connecting one-to-one
SMS marketing platform Community first made it onto our radar in January 2019, after Ashton Kutcher had invested into the company and a flurry of high-profile artists started using the platform (like Eminem, Paul McCartney...
February 3, 2021
Sandbox Issue 268: YouTube Premiere Playbook
Lead: YouTube Premiere Playbook – Youtube offers dizzying depth of content (500 hours of video uploaded each minute) and breadth of fan access (over half of music fans regularly watch music videos on the platform). It...
February 1, 2021
Eminem taps Community platform for messaging with fans
"Dear Stan, I meant to write you sooner, but I just been busy," wrote Eminem on Instagram yesterday. "text me, ill hit you back" – with an accompanying phone number. And no, of course Eminem isn't giving out his cellphone...
May 27, 2020
Community takes on SuperPhone with text-marketing for celebs
We’ve been writing about text-marketing startup SuperPhone since 2016, when musician Ryan Leslie raised $1.5m to build a tool for artists to communicate with fans via SMS. Now it’s got some competition from a startup...
January 30, 2019
Community Support Associate – AWAL – London
AWAL serves a growing roster of emerging talent and already established independent artists from all over the world. As the AWAL community continues to grow, we’re looking for someone to help support these labels and artists....
December 3, 2018
Community Support Assistant – AWAL – London
JOB SUMMARY AWAL serves a growing roster of emerging talent and already established independent artists from all over the world. As our AWAL community continues to grow, we’re now looking for someone to join our client...
November 28, 2017
Twitter’s Vine app has signed up 40m people so far
A significant milestone for Twitter's Vine video-sharing app was announced, they've signed more than 40 million people
August 21, 2013
Spotify launches new Community for its users
Spotify has a new way for its users to be social, but this isn't about sharing music or connecting to Facebook. Spotify Community is a new section of the Spotify website.
February 16, 2012
Social music community mTraks raises $550k for expansion
The investment just keeps on coming for Music 2.0 startups, despite the global financial crunch. The latest beneficiary is social music community mTraks, which has raised $550,000 from a group of private angel investors....
April 8, 2008