Tag: james blunt

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Sandbox Issue 246: BAD INFLUENCE. Social media’s new fault lines

Lead: Influencers are a growing part of music marketing but tighter rules on what they can do (and how explicit they must be in declaring their interests), as well as a series of scandals, are making working here increasingly...
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James Blunt launches audio e-cards campaign for Valentine’s Day

Tomorrow is Valentine's Day, so if you have a partner (or an object of your affections) how are you planning to celebrate? Chocolates and flowers? Furry handcuffs and a glint in the eye? A brisk lecture about Valentine's...
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Warner UK’s Emmy Lovell talks Firepit, bots and startup partnerships

Firepit Tech sounds like something you'd need to fend off monsters in a big-budget fantasy drama on Netflix. Thankfully, there are no dragons in Warner Music UK's version. There, Firepit Tech is the label group's in-house...
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James Blunt says his Spotify royalties are £0.0004499368 per stream

James Blunt is the latest artist to publish details of how much he earns from streams of his music, telling his Twitter followers that he earns less than £0.0005 per stream on Spotify. "I get paid £00.0004499368 per...
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Sorry, James Blunt didn’t quite email ‘the whole of the UK’

But it's a thought, isn't it? James Blunt made headlines yesterday after fans of other artists received a promotional email for the singer/songwriter's new song 'Bonfire Heart', despite having never signed up to his mailing...