Tag: midem

Read More

Discovr, Shuffler.fm and Next Big Sound win MidemNet Lab

After some excellent pitch sessions, the winners have been announced in this year's MidemNet Lab startup contest. 30 startups took the stage at MIDEM, split between three categories.
Read More

Glee music supervisor hits back at Gorillaz and Kings of Leon

Yesterday, we sat in on a MIDEM session with PJ Bloom, currently earning plaudits for his work as music supervisor on Glee.
Read More

MIDEM social games panel talks music opportunities

One of the most popular panel sessions at MIDEM was yesterday's social games debate, featuring Booyah, MXP4 and SongHi, among others.
Read More

Music Unlimited meets with major labels’ approval

Sony's new Music Unlimited cloud service is getting a big push at MIDEM, including the announcement of its launch in four new European countries, joining the UK and Ireland.
Read More

Forrester warns of ignoring the ‘Digital Natives’

Just in time for MIDEM, Forrester has published a new report: 'Digital Natives: The Generation That Music Product Strategy Forgot'.
Read More

Midem looking for a new leader

Reed Midem has announced that Domnique Leguern will be stepping down as director of the Midem show following the 2011 event. She'll be helping the company choose a successor, with the search kicking off now.
Read More

Music Ally MidemNet Bulletin :: Day Two

MUSIC ALLY AT MIDEM The Music Ally stand has upped sticks, and will be in the Riviera Hall from today. Do come and say hello.
Read More

Beware of brands, warns Gorillaz manager

Someone else speaking out at the MIDEM Manager Summit yesterday was Gorillaz/Blur manager Chris Morrison, who warned artists to be careful about which brands they get into bed with. "There's a great danger of music being...
Read More

MIDEM LIVEBLOGS

We're still at MIDEM, and still liveblogging some of the key digital sessions from the conference as part of our partnership with the official Midem(Net) Blog. See below for the latest liveposts:

Read More

Music Ally MidemNet Bulletin :: Day One

Having got to Cannes yesterday, the Music Ally team is fanning out across MidemNet with a mixture of meetings and writing - and don't forget our stand, of course, if you're here too, and would like to come and say hi.
The...
Read More

CANNES YOU DIG IT?

Music Ally is off to Cannes later today for MidemNet and MIDEM. Over the coming days, we'll be covering news and views from the conference, as well as liveblogging key sessions on the official Midem(Net) blog.
Read More

The state51 Conspiracy head to MIDEM… in a 2CV

Well, it sounds far more fun than Easyjet. Digital firm The state51 Conspiracy has announced its travel plans for MIDEM this weekend: they're heading down to Cannes in a 2CV, "blottering and twogging" their way across France,...