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Rufus Wainwright launches catalogue-spanning livestream series

As the physical live-music lockdown stretches on, artists are finding new spins on livestreaming. The latest example is Rufus Wainwright, who's kicking off his 'Rufus-Retro-Wainwright-Spective!' series of streams in October. He's...
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Rudimental to launch app powered by Disciple Media

Earlier this week when we interviewed British artist-apps startup Disciple Media, the company said it wasn’t ready to name any of its pipeline of clients. A few days on, clearly that policy has changed. Disciple says it...
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Disciple Media promises ‘amazing pipeline’ of artist apps (Interview)

You wait ages for an inventive new startup focusing on apps for music artists to come along, then two turn up at once. We published our interview with US firm Freeform yesterday, but now UK company Disciple Media is formally...
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Rufus Wainwright getting his own subscription app

Rufus Wainwright is the latest high-profile artist to explore the potential for subscription-based apps, with the launch of his official iPhone app this week. It’s a free download pulling in his social networking feeds,...
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Sandbox issue fifty eight: All Ears for Facebook’s Listen Button

All Ears for Facebook’s Listen Button - Facebook artist pages now have a 'Listen' button added to their top menu bar. Sandbox speaks to digital marketers to consider the impact for streaming services, third party Facebook...
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Rufus Wainwright turns to Instagram for new single

Rufus Wainwright is certainly on trend this week: he wants fans to help him make a 'lyric mosaic' for his new single using Instagram.
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Sandbox issue forty: how Grime artists look beyond the label deal

- How Grime artists look beyond the label deal - Pixies official mobile app - Instagram for The Vaccines and Bieber - Onesheet to the wind - Charts
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Rufus Wainwright gets an interactive online timeline

It's a busy time for singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwright, what with a run at London's Royal Opera House and a 19-CD box set covering his entire career. Now he's got a new website too: the work of Universal Music UK and startup...
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Rufus Wainwright gets a YouTube treasure hunt

Universal Music Catalogue has created a treasure hunt on YouTube to promote Rufus Wainwright's run of gigs at the Royal Opera House in London next month...