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Beats Music buys entertainment e-marketer Topspin

CEO Ian Rogers brings the direct-to-consumer marketing and ticketing company he ran for more than four years into the fold of the recently launched subscription-music service he now leads.

By Mar. 4, 2014

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Twitter said to hire ex-Topspin exec to head music effort

Marketing exec Bob Moczydlowsky has been hired to lead expansion of the microblogging service's nascent music platform, according to AllThingsD.

By Sep. 22, 2013

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Spotify adds in-app merch stand to artist profiles

You can now buy T-shirts, records, and other merchandise from your favorite artists within music-streaming service Spotify.

By Jan. 20, 2014

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The future of concert ticketing

An experiment by Topspin and the Pixies for a couple of U.K. concerts demonstrates that in the future many acts won't need ticket brokers or promoters.

By Jul. 29, 2010

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Beats' curated music service heading for summer launch

Beats cofounder Jimmy Iovine is counting on his long-time music industry connections, superior curation and a more equitable ecosystem for artists and labels to succeed where others have failed.

By Feb. 12, 2013

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Topspin's direct-to-fan marketing platform

Topspin, which handled the recent direct-to-fan marketing for the David Byrne/Brian Eno record, demonstrated its new platform at SXSW, and it's pretty impressive.

By Mar. 19, 2009

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McCartney's freak-folk goes on sale

Ex-Beatle shows his freaky side with The Fireman, his collaboration with Killing Joke producer Youth. It's now available in several different packages from

By Nov. 26, 2008

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Execs move from Web to music companies

Google VP of Engineering Douglas Merrill leaves to head EMI's digital music initiatives, while Yahoo Music's Ian Rogers leaves for a mysterious digital music startup.

By Apr. 3, 2008

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An obituary for the major labels

The conventional wisdom at SXSW was that the major labels are technological idiots with no chance of survival--and nobody stepped forward to defend them.

By Mar. 23, 2009