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30% of the Beatles’ Spotify streams are from 18-24 year-olds

Happy 50th birthday to the Beatles’ ‘Abbey Road’ album: we’ve been enjoying the ‘updated artwork’ meme from earlier this year getting plenty of re-shares. Streaming services have been celebrating the anniversary...
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Sandbox Issue 216: Tuning In. Connected TV Marketing in Focus

Lead: Music on TV increasingly feels like a relic of the past. Only a handful of shows have any kind of musical guests today and even MTV stopped having promo videos as its main focus years ago. But marketing music on TV...
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Spotify launches ‘multimedia experience’ for Beatles album

Fans of the Beatles have been getting hot under the collar about a new “Super Deluxe” version of ‘The Beatles’ (aka ‘The White Album’), with new stereo mixes, early acoustic demos and alternative session takes....
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Campaigns: PAUL McVR-TNEY – Sandbox 158

Paul McCartney has been part of the virtual reality (VR) game for a while now – a rare example of a “heritage act” who seems genuinely interested in new technologies, rather than one being advised to jump on the departing...
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The Beatles confirmed for nine music streaming services

I wanna stream your band. I saw her streaming there. Don't Let Me Download. Freemium as a Bird. Ob-La-Deezer Ob-La-Tidal. Being for the Benefit of Mr Ek. Playlist and Shout. Fraction of a Penny Lane. And so on. Yes, the...
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Apple launches Apple TV channel for The Beatles

Music fans still can’t Meet the Beatles on streaming services: the band’s love-in with Apple continues, and now it’s extended into TV.
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George Harrison gets Living In The Material World iBook

We wrote about The Streets' new e-tome earlier this week, but now George Harrison's widow Olivia has published a 400-page iBook presenting photographs, letters, sketches and memorabilia from the late Beatle's archive.
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TouchTunes bags Beatles catalogue for digital jukeboxes

The Beatles' back catalogue will now be available on 50,000 digital jukeboxes across North America, courtesy of a licensing deal between Apple Corps, EMI and TouchTunes.
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TouchTunes bags Beatles catalogue for digital jukeboxes

The Beatles' back catalogue will now be available on 50,000 digital jukeboxes across North America, courtesy of a licensing deal between Apple Corps, EMI and TouchTunes.
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New iPad app celebrates the guitars of George Harrison

Former Beatle George Harrison may be dead, but his guitar collection lives on - and now in digital form.
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Beatles ringtones only available on iTunes for now

The Beatles remain tied to Apple when it comes to digital music. The Fab Four's back catalogue still hasn't ventured beyond iTunes in its download form, and now the band's first ever ringtones are available exclusively on...
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Paul McCartney pulls out of streaming; webcasts with Apple

It seems Fab Macca isn't so thumbs aloft when it comes to streaming music services. Digital Music News reports that a number of McCartney's solo albums, as well as those of Wings, are being pulled from streaming services...