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Myspace Launches ‘Music Video Collaborations With Artists We Like’ Program, Premieres with TV on the Radio, Federal Prism

Myspace Launches ‘Music Video Collaborations With Artists We Like’ Program, Premieres with TV on the Radio, Federal Prism | Music business | Scoop.it
In a bid to cut through the noise of an altered internet landscape, and resuscitate its reputation as an ally for artists, the new Myspace has laun
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The New MySpace Review: Just Die Already

The New MySpace Review: Just Die Already | Music business | Scoop.it
MySpace is back, again. But this time, it realizes how horrible it used to be—and almost everything old is gone. It's a totally fresh start.
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I hate to agree, but I spent awhile trying to get it revved up and it is a bit cumbersome. Not saying no, just sayin.... :) 

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Myspace Lost $43M In 2012. Here’s Why Launching A Profit-Thin Music Service Could Nail The Coffin Shut

Myspace Lost $43M In 2012. Here’s Why Launching A Profit-Thin Music Service Could Nail The Coffin Shut | Music business | Scoop.it
Unless Specific Media hits a home run with the new streaming music service it's raising $50 million to pivot Myspace into, its bargain basement buy of the social network for just $35 million in 2011 could be a disaster.
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Justin Timberlake, Tim and Chris Vanderhook Detail MySpace's New Music-Centric Design

Justin Timberlake, Tim and Chris Vanderhook Detail MySpace's New Music-Centric Design | Music business | Scoop.it
At a press event unveiling the new Myspace's private beta to media Thursday in Los Angeles, Justin Timberlake, along with Specific's Tim and Chris Vanderhook, shed...
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MySpace redesign and vast music collection could tempt users back

MySpace redesign and vast music collection could tempt users back | Music business | Scoop.it
Once-dominant now-withered social network MySpace has returned with new owners and a new design -- and, in all honesty, it looks pretty cool...
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MySpace Relaunch Will Revive Company's Status in Online Music, Sources Say

MySpace Relaunch Will Revive Company's Status in Online Music, Sources Say | Music business | Scoop.it
MySpace has some big plans in store for its forthcoming relaunch. Multiple sources have told Billboard.biz they have been very impressed with the new MySpace platform and...
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Bringing MySpace Back: Timberlake Unveils TV Service

Bringing MySpace Back: Timberlake Unveils TV Service | Music business | Scoop.it
MySpace co-owner Justin Timberlake joined Panasonic at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show to announce a new social TV service.
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The New Myspace Opens, Hoping A Justin Timberlake Single Can Help It Fly

The New Myspace Opens, Hoping A Justin Timberlake Single Can Help It Fly | Music business | Scoop.it
New Myspace made its debut back in September (when it made our own Drew Olanoff "want to hurl") but the redesign has only been available to limited beta participants before now.
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LEAKED: MySpace's Master Plan To Raise $50 Million And Relaunch As A Spotify Killer

LEAKED: MySpace's Master Plan To Raise $50 Million And Relaunch As A Spotify Killer | Music business | Scoop.it

"The parent company of MySpace is trying to raise $50 million in order to re-launch MySpace as a direct competitor to Spotify and Pandora in 2013."

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MySpace Relaunch Plan Is Optimistic - Maybe Too Optimistic

MySpace Relaunch Plan Is Optimistic - Maybe Too Optimistic | Music business | Scoop.it
A PowerPoint presentation about MySpace posted at Business Insider shows the company has an incredibly ambitious plan to turn around the social network. But the plan may be...
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What the New, Unreleased Myspace Will Offer Artists and Fans

What the New, Unreleased Myspace Will Offer Artists and Fans | Music business | Scoop.it

"Yes, we all know, the new Myspace redesign is beautiful. The obvious emphasis on aesthetics is even present in its choice of video platform: Rather than use YouTube, it seems the partially-Justin Timberlake-backed company created an account with designer-friendly Vimeo just to release its preview video (above), as if to make a statement about its boutique nature."

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Justin Timberlake, Myspace Owners Discuss New Relaunch

Justin Timberlake, Myspace Owners Discuss New Relaunch | Music business | Scoop.it
It was over 450 days ago, June 2011, that Chris and Tim Vanderhook bought MySpace. Monday, in Los Angeles, they were joined by investor Justin Timberlake to unveil the new...
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Mourning MySpace - By A-Trak

Mourning MySpace - By A-Trak | Music business | Scoop.it
MySpace is rumored to be at the dawn of a complete overhaul, but this article isn't about that. It's about the hole that MySpace has left specifically in the music community.
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MySpace Launches New Music Player, Search Function, Facebook Integration

MySpace Launches New Music Player, Search Function, Facebook Integration | Music business | Scoop.it
MySpace today debuted its first major product offering under new owners Specific Media with a new music player,  enhanced music recommendation, a built-in search...
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