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Shazam pairs 5,000 cities with their musical twin

Shazam pairs 5,000 cities with their musical twin | MUSIC:ENTER | Scoop.it
The music discovery app Shazam have allowed the BBC to use its ocean of data to create this fascinating new project. 
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6 Top Music Marketing Trends For 2016

6 Top Music Marketing Trends For 2016 | MUSIC:ENTER | Scoop.it
As we begin a new year, it's time to look ahead at what 2016's music industry trends will be, with an expected continuation of the streaming wars, the blending of tech with the live music experience, and other predictions.
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Music Intelligence for Sale

Music Intelligence for Sale | MUSIC:ENTER | Scoop.it

Information is changing the music industry; not only in the ways we consume and discover music, but as well in the ways companies are arming themselves for competition.


Streaming services see gold in the figures that fuel recommendation algorithms, and now content companies, driven too by the alluring growth of digital tech, are proudly announcing their latest partnerships with leading software-as-a-service companies and the terabytes of social data multiplying on their servers.


The future of music discovery—and potentially, of artist development—is now in the numbers. 

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ThinkDigital™'s curator insight, April 9, 2014 2:56 PM

pioneering semantic web technology...  as suggested by this article, amazon's & google's "giant brain" model can be effectively applied to verticals as well.  gratifying evolutionary strides...  but i'd also like to see advances that make better use of and accommodate user inputs.  what i envision is reverse filtration – something like what amazon is already doing with shopping for goods – especially with regard to lyrical subject matter, not just audio/aural elements like beat, melody, genre, rhythm and such.

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Spotify Acquires Music Data Platform The Echo Nest

Spotify Acquires Music Data Platform The Echo Nest | MUSIC:ENTER | Scoop.it
Spotify today announced it has acquired music data platform The Echo Nest, which will continue to operate out of its headquarters in Somerville, Massachuse
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EMI 1 Million Interview Dataset - Collaboration between music and data science communities to extract insights from the richest and largest music appreciation dataset ever shared

EMI 1 Million Interview Dataset - Collaboration between music and data science communities to extract insights from the richest and largest music appreciation dataset ever shared | MUSIC:ENTER | Scoop.it

What is EMI One Million Interview Dataset?

The EMI Million Interview Dataset is the richest and largest music dataset ever; a massive, unique, rich, high-quality dataset that contains interests, attitudes, behaviours, familiarity, and appreciation of music as expressed by music fans around the world.

 

Why EMI releases this dataset now?

EMI is now embarking on a program of sharing some of the key data from those interviews to enable the wider industry to benefit from it and in the hope that many eyes will bring new insights from this data

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For Spotify and Pandora, Connecting Artists to Fans Is Good Business

For Spotify and Pandora, Connecting Artists to Fans Is Good Business | MUSIC:ENTER | Scoop.it
With newcomer Apple Music already taking a sizable bite out of the market, competing services Spotify and Pandora hope to differentiate themselves by amping up ways to help artists connect with their fans.
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Deezer - Big data as a streaming service

40 million songs, albums and artists available - how nice? Streaming allows you to get a grasp at the biggest music collections in the world. The only thing is that you would need centuries to listen to all of it. 
Getting access doesn’t mean knowing what to do with it. How are we making music discovery more & more efficient at Deezer?


Via Nicolas Moulard - Actuonda, Vincent Castaignet, Jean-Luc Biaulet
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The Spotify effect: Why every company is now a data company

The Spotify effect: Why every company is now a data company | MUSIC:ENTER | Scoop.it

After landing a $200 million credit line and acquiring music data platform The Echo Nest, Spotify is widely expected to announce its IPO in coming months. Spotify is a unique spin on the same fundamental formula that generated value for Netflix, Amazon, Groupon, Pandora and LinkedIn before it.


So what exactly is this magic formula? It’s simple, really: When a company uses data to personalize its inventory, it creates a better UX. This UX in turn draws in millions of users and investment dollars.

What’s the lesson startups can derive here?


Value today is less about big sales and more about how many users a company continually engages using data.

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Spotify teams with MusicMetric for new analytics service

Spotify teams with MusicMetric for new analytics service | MUSIC:ENTER | Scoop.it

Musicmetric has announced a deal with Spotify that will allow its users to benchmark Spotify data alongside social media trends and file-sharing information.

 

Musicmetric Pro, Musicmetric’s premium analytics tool, will integrate Spotify data allowing it to be analysed alongside other data streams. MusicMetric says this could show how streaming data can be used by the music industry to better leverage revenues.

 

Anyone with Spotify Analytics can now access all their data through Musicmetric, meaning streaming data can be laid on top of social media trends, BitTorrent consumption and sentiment for over 700,000 artists captured by Musicmetric.

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Live Nation Acquires Data Pioneer BigChampagne

Live Nation Acquires Data Pioneer BigChampagne | MUSIC:ENTER | Scoop.it
(UPDATED) Live Nation has acquired BigChampagne for what unofficial sources place at close to $30 million.
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