Tag: lady gaga
Backplane will soon let any celebrity build their own social network
Digital startup Backplane made its name building and running Lady Gaga’s Little Monsters community, although it has also worked with Guns’n’Roses, Conde Nast and Coca-Cola. Now the company is preparing to...
June 11, 2014
No, streaming services aren’t screwing Lady Gaga
Earlier this week, Digital Music News trailed a story that it claimed would explode the streaming royalties and major artists issue. It was published last night, complete with a characteristic ‘How Streaming Services...
June 11, 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
Lady Gaga: ‘The record labels don’t have any f***ing money’
Lady Gaga: 'The record labels don't have any f***ing money'
March 17, 2014
Troy Carter talks tech: ‘Everybody should be nervous…’
Lady Gaga’s former manager Troy Carter has been talking technology in an interview with the Guardian, in which he warns that the pace of disruption is only increasing
January 29, 2014
Lady Gaga launching BitTorrent bundle (for a music video doc)
We're noticing a pattern in some of the latest BitTorrent Bundle partnerships announced by the technology company.
November 28, 2013
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
Lady Gaga’s ARTPOP app goes live and it’s… strange
The pre-launch hype for Lady Gaga's ARTPOP app has veered between "a reverse Warholian expedition" bluster and "an interactive jewel case" realism.
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
Backplane raising $12m from investors including Coca-Cola
Backplane is the company behind Lady Gaga's Little Monsters fan community, as well as Guns'n'Roses' similar Paradise City site.
August 22, 2013
Lady Gaga tells her fans to stop cyberbullying
If you've ever seen a Twitter hate mob of Directioners, Beliebers or Little Monsters in action, it's not a pretty sight: the fanaticism of some fans of One Direction, Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga respectively is genuinely...
August 20, 2013