Tag Archives: Last.fm (Website)

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

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

dmt183thumbnail

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

DMT 177: BandPage, Spotify, TV boxes, Last.fm, Topspin Platform, Ultra Music

A dense show this week on Digital Music Trends featuring J Herskowitz and Brian Felsen as well as – for the first few minutes – J Sider CEO at BandPage talking about their latest funding round.
This week we also discuss Spotify’s redesign for its desktop and iOS apps, Rdio on the Chromecast, the launch of the Amazon Fire TV box, Last.fm axing its radio product and re-focusing on recommendations, Topspin Platform finding a home with BandMerch and Cinder Block via Transorm Capital, Ultra Music Festival’s troubles in Miami, MusicQBed’s latest numbers and the quest for a lower price point for streaming, The Filter returning to the music data space with its Responsive Radio product and much more!

You can find the show notes here.

I really hope you enjoy the show, if you do make sure you subscribe via any of the available channels and also subscribe to the weekly newsletter – have a great week and ’till next time!

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

DMT 177: BandPage, Spotify, TV boxes, Last.fm, Topspin Platform, Ultra Music

A dense show this week on Digital Music Trends featuring J Herskowitz and Brian Felsen as well as – for the first few minutes – J Sider CEO at BandPage talking about their latest funding round.
This week we also discuss Spotify’s redesign for its desktop and iOS apps, Rdio on the Chromecast, the launch of the Amazon Fire TV box, Last.fm axing its radio product and re-focusing on recommendations, Topspin Platform finding a home with BandMerch and Cinder Block via Transorm Capital, Ultra Music Festival’s troubles in Miami, MusicQBed’s latest numbers and the quest for a lower price point for streaming, The Filter returning to the music data space with its Responsive Radio product and much more!

You can find the show notes here.

I really hope you enjoy the show, if you do make sure you subscribe via any of the available channels and also subscribe to the weekly newsletter – have a great week and ’till next time!

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