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steve rennie, sammy andrews, andrea leonelli, nico perez

DMT 197: BandPage & Spotify, SFX, Pono, Mixcloud & Vevo

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This week on Digital Music Trends I chat with Sammy Andrews, Head of Digital at independent label Cooking Vinyl, and Steve Rennie, the founder of Renman Music and Business and former manager of Incubus.

We start by discussing the recent deal between BandPage and Spotify to showcase merch items on artists’ Spotify pages. We also discuss the recent SFX earnings and the long-term prospects of the company, Pono’s super-successful new Crowdfunder campaign, we have Mixcloud‘s co-founder Nico Perez join us with some exciting news from the company and chat about the latest at Vevo.

Sammy and Steve also chat about their latest projects.

I’d like to thank Play MPE® for supporting this week’s episode of Digital Music Trends. Play MPE® is used by major and independent labels in over 45 countries and can help you to securely promote your artist with a rich multimedia experience. Find out more on http://www.plaympe.com


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

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

exaget "voice of maasai"

Ep: 71: Shankar Meembat from Exaget and Jessey Jansen from the Voice of Maasai project

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This week a double episode of the DMT 1-2-1 as I hosted two great guests.

The first interview is with Shankar Meembat, CEO at Exaget. The company has developed a technology that delivers customised and targeted audio advertisements and other content to listeners based on their profiles. We chat about their development, the radio market and the opportunities for targeted advertising.

The second interview with with social entrepreneur Jessey Jansen, founder of the Little Lady Studio and the driving force behind the Voice of Maasai Kickstarter campaign. Jessey chats about how she ended up working with a Maasai choir, how this project came together, the purpose of the Kickstarter and how this kind of tool can be used to empower communities. If you’d like to support the Kickstarter you’ll find it here.

I’d like to thank Play MPE® for supporting this week’s episode of Digital Music Trends. Play MPE® is used by major and independent labels in over 45 countries and can help you to securely promote your artist with a rich multimedia experience. Find out more on http://www.plaympe.com.


I really hope you enjoy this week’s interviews, have a great week and ’till next time!

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

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DMT 181: AIM’s Music Connected, Bloom.fm, Rdio, Pandora, Facebook, Deezer, the Glove & more

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This week on Digital Music Trends a feature-film length show featuring both the week’s news with the help of Chandler Coyle (Musicgeekservices.com) and eight short interviews recorded AIM‘s Digital Music conference Music Connected with the likes of Moshi Moshi, Music Glue, Million Media, Play MPE, Synkio, Absolute Marketing and the Secretly Label Group.

In the news we chat about Bloom.fm’s uncertain future as a key investor pulls funding, Rdio aiming for higher quality audio, Pandora’s Q1, Deezer losing its CEO, Facebook’s music-related news from F8, the numbers of Spotify’s deal with Sprint, Imogen Heap’s Kickstarter and much more. Find show notes & links here.


Below a list of the speakers I interviewed at Music Connected.
I really hope you enjoy the show, have a fantastic week and ’till next time!

Stephen Bass, Co-founder of Moshi Moshi
Mark Meharry, CEO at Music Glue
Neil Cartwright, Million Media
Iain Catling, AudioSalad
Alen Vitasovic, PlayMPE
Adam Cardew, Head of Digital at Absolute Marketing & distribution
Ben Perreau, Founder of Synkio
Hannah Overton, Secretly Label Group

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

DMT 181: AIM’s Music Connected, Bloom.fm, Rdio, Pandora, Facebook, Deezer, the Glove & more

Subscribe to DMT’s weekly newsletter on http://bit.ly/dmtlist
This week on Digital Music Trends a feature-film length show featuring both the week’s news with the help of Chandler Coyle (Musicgeekservices.com) and eight short interviews recorded AIM‘s Digital Music conference Music Connected with the likes of Moshi MoshiMusic GlueMillion Media, Play MPESynkioAbsolute Marketing and the Secretly Label Group.

In the news we chat about Bloom.fm’s uncertain future as a key investor pulls funding, Rdio aiming for higher quality audio, Pandora’s Q1, Deezer losing its CEO, Facebook’s music-related news from F8, the numbers of Spotify’s deal with Sprint, Imogen Heap’s Kickstarter and much more. Find show notes & links here.

Below a list of the speakers I interviewed at Music Connected.
I really hope you enjoy the show, have a fantastic week and ’till next time!

Stephen Bass, Co-founder of Moshi Moshi
Mark Meharry, CEO at Music Glue
Neil Cartwright, Million Media
Iain Catling, AudioSalad
Alen Vitasovic, PlayMPE
Adam Cardew, Head of Digital at Absolute Marketing & distribution
Ben Perreau, Founder of Synkio
Hannah Overton, Secretly Label Group

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

DMT 181: AIM’s Music Connected, Bloom.fm, Rdio, Pandora, Facebook, Deezer, the Glove & more

Subscribe to DMT’s weekly newsletter on http://bit.ly/dmtlist
This week on Digital Music Trends a feature-film length show featuring both the week’s news with the help of Chandler Coyle (Musicgeekservices.com) and eight short interviews recorded AIM‘s Digital Music conference Music Connected with the likes of Moshi MoshiMusic GlueMillion Media, Play MPESynkioAbsolute Marketing and the Secretly Label Group.

In the news we chat about Bloom.fm’s uncertain future as a key investor pulls funding, Rdio aiming for higher quality audio, Pandora’s Q1, Deezer losing its CEO, Facebook’s music-related news from F8, the numbers of Spotify’s deal with Sprint, Imogen Heap’s Kickstarter and much more. Find show notes & links here.

Below a list of the speakers I interviewed at Music Connected.
I really hope you enjoy the show, have a fantastic week and ’till next time!

Stephen Bass, Co-founder of Moshi Moshi
Mark Meharry, CEO at Music Glue
Neil Cartwright, Million Media
Iain Catling, AudioSalad
Alen Vitasovic, PlayMPE
Adam Cardew, Head of Digital at Absolute Marketing & distribution
Ben Perreau, Founder of Synkio
Hannah Overton, Secretly Label Group

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