Posted on
October 4, 2017

CIMA is delighted to announce that the Worldwide Independent Network (WIN) has entered into a partnership with Music Ally, one of the most respected sources of information on the modern-day music industry, bringing a fantastic new benefit to CIMA members. 

Music Ally’s full subscription business information service is now being brought free of charge to independent labels worldwide courtesy of sponsorship from Spotify and FUGA who commented as follows:

"FUGA is delighted to be supporting the provision of Music Ally to independent labels worldwide. The publication is an invaluable resource for keeping up-to-date on all the latest happenings in the fast-changing digital environment" - Pieter van Rijn, CEO, FUGA

Jen Masset, Head of Independent Label Services, Spotify N. America and Chris Stoneman, Head of Independent Label Services, Spotify UK commented, "Knowledge is power. As the music industry keeps evolving, we want everyone to have access to as many resources as possible. We're excited to help to make one of the most authoritative resources for music and tech news, Music Ally, available to all of our partners at independent labels around the world."

'Understanding and navigating digital, online, social media, apps, crowdsourcing, data analytics, content management systems and many other technologies entering the market constantly can be mind-boggling. Music Ally helps to make sense of it all. By bringing Music Ally to the global independent sector, WIN is helping to empower independents to compete at their best' - Alison Wenham, CEO, WIN

The Music Ally service includes:

  • A daily email news bulletin
  • Regular PDF Reports including the Sandbox digital marketing reports
  • Discounts to all Music Ally events including:
  • Sandbox Summit and NY:LON Connect 2018

And coming soon there will be:

  • Access to a database of the best digital campaigns

A single individual annual subscription to Music Ally normally costs $660. CIMA members and all their staff are entitled to receive the entire service free of charge for a year.

Please note that this offer is only to be used by CIMA Members.

To access the discount link for your free annual subscription please contact CIMA’s Membership Coordinator Sam Rayner

Music Ally is a first class publication for anyone in the industry regardless of seniority or job description. CIMA and WIN are proud to be able to provide Music Ally free of charge to members for a year, and they thank FUGA and Spotify for sponsoring the opportunity to inform and empower independents around the world.

About WIN

WIN (the Worldwide Independent Network) is a representative organisation exclusively for the worldwide independent music community. It was founded in July 2006 in response to business, creative and market access issues faced by the independent sector everywhere.

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