Rostr report claims music managers’ rosters are still male-dominated
Last December, Music Ally wrote about a report from startup Rostr analysing its database of music management companies and their artists. Now it has repeated the trick for 2020. Its report, which is free, is based on more...
June 25, 2020
Management firm ie:music launches ie:ventures to invest in startups
Yesterday, we reported on the launch of music-making app Endlesss. One of the British startup's investors is music management company ie:music, through a new arm called ie:ventures. Director Stephen O'Reilly told us more...
April 1, 2020
Rostr report analyses stats for world’s top management firms
Rostr is the ‘AngelList for the music industry’ startup whose launch Music Ally reported on earlier this year, including the fact that its CEO Mark Williamson was formerly Spotify’s global head of artist and industry...
December 19, 2019
Industry-connecting startup Rostr launches its service in beta
In February, Music Ally spotted plans by former Spotify global head of artist and industry partnerships Mark Williamson to launch a new startup called Rostr. It was tagged as “AngelList for the music industry” – a...
October 17, 2019
Ex-Spotify execs’ Rostr is ‘AngelList for the music industry’
In June 2018, Spotify’s global head of artist and industry partnerships Mark Williamson left the company. His LinkedIn profile has since made it clear that he’s the CEO and founder of a new startup based in Los Angeles....
February 6, 2019