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Friday's Music Briefing: Twitter, OurStage, Bono, Sony, Lala & More



  • "Twitter is radically changing the way musicians are building communities of supportive fans around them. Are you still resisting it?" by publicity guru Ariel Hyatt and Laura Fitton on Music Think Tank.
  • OurStage launches a music discovery platform for the iPhone. (press release)
  • Bono has signed an Op-Ed deal with the New York Times. (New York Magazine)
  • What lies ahead for Sony Music? (Coolfer)
  • Duncan Freeman @ the Indie Music Tech blog has an interview with the founders of MixMatchMusic (IndieMusicTech)
  • "10 Cents Buys Everything I Like About LaLa" (Ad Supported Music Central)
  • Mouse WORTHY CLICK: GigPay is a UK start-up that acts as a middleman and escrow service between artists and promoters.