Enormous list of all the bands on Twitter
The headline says it all - music blog Pop Junkie has published a list of hundreds of bands on Twitter
March 5, 2009
ReTweetability Index measures the influence of Twitter users
There are a million and one Twitter spin-offs, many of them silly and/or useless. However, the ReTweetability Index isn't one of `em.
March 4, 2009
Twitter investor: `There IS a business model… but it’s secret’
As one of the investors in Twitter, Spark Capital's Todd Dagres should have a good idea of how the micro-blogging startup plans to make money.
March 3, 2009
Interview: EMI’s Cory Ondrejka talks D2C, data and Twitter
EMI appointed former Second Life CTO Cory Ondrejka as its senior vice president of digital strategy last year. We sat down with him during MIDEM to see what he’s been up to.Compared to popular music sites like Imeem,...
February 10, 2009
Jimmy Eat World launches Twitter concert-specific forums
Rock band Jimmy Eat World are the latest to use Twitter in an interesting way – in their case, with a separate website based around their upcoming US tour. Each gig has its own individual forum, and fans sign up to...
February 5, 2009
Kanye West’s Twitter, Gmail and MySpace accounts get hacked
We've been very bullish about the benefits of Twitter in recent months, so it's only fair to report the downside. Kanye West is the latest artist to complain that his Twitter account has been hacked – and...
January 27, 2009
Don’t force bands to Twitter, says EMI’s Ondrejka
As senior VP of digital strategy at major label EMI, much of Cory Ondrejka's job involves finding new ways for bands to engage with their fans online. However, it seems there's no question of artists being forced...
January 21, 2009
Britney Spears wants a Web 2.0 media manager
If you're Web 2.0 savvy and looking for a new job, you might want to check out this vacancy for a 2.0 Media Manager at Brandcasting Unlimited, responsible for Britney Spears' online identity and digital properties.That...
January 12, 2009
Britney Spears Twitter hack reveals four-foot vagina… with teeth!
Okay, so we've talked before about how good Twitter can be as a direct communication channel between artists and fans. But there's a downside – if your Twitter account gets hacked. Yesterday saw more than...
January 6, 2009
Top 20 digital music promotions from Oct 2008 – AC/DC, Britney Spears, Snow Patrol and more…
One of the things we’re tracking at Music Ally is how artists and labels are using mobile and online to promote music. And since we’re tracking it on an ongoing basis, we thought it was worth rounding up some...
November 6, 2008