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DMT 183: Beats & Apple, Yonder, Aphex Twin, Dubset, piracy, Last.fm & more

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This week on Digital Music Trends a real pleasure to have Lucy Blair and Darren Hemmings as guests on the show, which also features interviews with the CEO of Dubset Media Bob Barbiere and the CEO of Yonder Adam Kidron.

Of course we open with a discussion on the Beats Electronics/Music and Apple acquisition story, which has generated a significant amount of press whilst unconfirmed by either company.

We also chat about the successful Kickstarter for a limited release of a rare Aphex Twin record, news on the anti-piracy front as we look at a study from Sweden that shows the impact of the iPRED law, the new HADOPI guidelines and the UK ISPs considering sending some letters to naughty customers.

Finally we chat about Last.fm as it just emerged that Spotify tried to acquire the company before it got hold of The Echo Nest. In between these stories of course the interviews with Yonder and Dubset Media.

I really hope you enjoy the show, have a fantastic week and ’till next time!

Andrea Leonelli
http://www.digitalmusictrends.com
http://www.twitter.com/digimusictrends

DMT 183: Beats & Apple, Yonder, Aphex Twin, Dubset, piracy, Last.fm & more

Subscribe to DMT’s weekly newsletter on http://www.bit.ly/dmtlist
This week on Digital Music Trends a real pleasure to have Lucy Blair and Darren Hemmings as guests on the show, which also features interviews with the CEO of Dubset Media Bob Barbiere and the CEO of Yonder Adam Kidron.

Of course we open with a discussion on the Beats Electronics/Music and Apple acquisition story, which has generated a significant amount of press whilst unconfirmed by either company.

We also chat about the successful Kickstarter for a limited release of a rare Aphex Twin record, news on the anti-piracy front as we look at a study from Sweden that shows the impact of the iPRED law, the new HADOPI guidelines and the UK ISPs considering sending some letters to naughty customers.

Finally we chat about Last.fm as it just emerged that Spotify tried to acquire the company before it got hold of The Echo Nest. In between these stories of course the interviews with Yonder and Dubset Media.

I really hope you enjoy the show, have a fantastic week and ’till next time!

Andrea Leonelli
http://www.digitalmusictrends.com
http://www.twitter.com/digimusictrends

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DMT 183: Beats & Apple, Yonder, Aphex Twin, Dubset, piracy, Last.fm & more

Subscribe to DMT’s weekly newsletter on http://www.bit.ly/dmtlist
This week on Digital Music Trends a real pleasure to have Lucy Blair and Darren Hemmings as guests on the show, which also features interviews with the CEO of Dubset Media Bob Barbiere and the CEO of Yonder Adam Kidron.

Of course we open this week’s show with a discussion around the possible acquisition of Beats Electronics and Beats Music by Apple, which has generated a significant amount of press whilst still unconfirmed by either company.

We also chat about the successful Kickstarter for a limited release of a rare Aphex Twin record, news on the anti-piracy front as we look at a study from Sweden that shows the impact of the iPRED law, the new HADOPI guidelines and the UK ISPs considering sending some letters to naughty customers.

Finally we chat about Last.fm as it just emerged that Spotify tried to acquire the company before it got hold of The Echo Nest. In between these stories of course the interviews with Yonder and Dubset Media.


I really hope you enjoy the show, have a fantastic week and ’till next time!

Andrea Leonelli
http://www.digitalmusictrends.com
http://www.twitter.com/digimusictrends

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Ep.52: William Coates from Digital Tunes on setting up a download store, BitCoin, curation & more

This week on the DMT 1-2-1 show a great chat with William Coates, the co-founder and CEO of Digital Tunes, an underground electronic music download store that started out in 2006 but has just undergone a major redesign. Digital Tunes was one of the first stores to allow lossless downloads of digital music and in early 2013 it was probably the first music store to accept BitCoin payments. We chat about the start of the company, challenges around curation, relationship with the labels and much more.


 

Have a great week and ’till next time.
Andrea Leonelli
http://www.digitalmusictrends.com
http://www.twitter.com/digimusictrends