Marathon Artists Featured in Forbes Record Labels of the Future

For record labels, technological change has created more questions than answers. Are they even relevant anymore? Which tech trends and tools matter for their bottom line, and which ones are just “hype”? Should labels’ historical roles stay the same in the wake of disruption, or should these roles also disrupt themselves? Running a record label… Read more »

Published on November 8

Marathon Artists LABs to celebrate innovative industry startups on July 6

Marathon Artists LABs to celebrate innovative industry startups This article first appeared in Music Week on July 5th and was written by Daniel Gumble. Marathon Artists LABs (MAL) – a division of Marathon Artists – will bring its first accelerator programme ‘Tools for Music Managers’ to a close this week, as it showcases the work… Read more »

Published on July 6

Interview: Paul-René Albertini, Chairman and co-founder of Marathon Artists

Interview: Paul-René Albertini, Chairman and co-founder of Marathon Artists   Paul-Rene Albertini is Chairman and co-founder of Marathon Artists. For this post we did a short interview with him on the music business today and Marathon Artists new music x tech startup accelerator. You’re one of the founders at Marathon Artists and also started MarathonArtist… Read more »

Published on July 4

Introducing: Festyvent

Introducing: Festyvent Why shouldn’t every festival or music event have their own app? That’s the premise behind Festyvent, a platform designed for event organisers and attendees to ensure that “Festivals and Events are engaging from the outset, captivating when they are happening and memorable forever.” Festyvent enhances the artist-spectator relationship by allowing organisers to create their own,… Read more »

Published on June 30

MarathonArtists LABs to hold demo-evening in London on July 6

MarathonArtists LABs to hold demo evening in London on July 6   With generous support from the Music Managers Forum (MMF) and the Association of Independent Music (AIM), MarathonArtists LABs will host a demo-evening at Tileyard Studios (Gallery, Unit 5) on Wednesday July 6th from 6 to 8 p.m. MarathonArtists LABs works with startups to… Read more »

Published on June 29

Thank you Sonar+D for an incredible three days in Barcelona!

Thank you Sonar+D for an incredible three days in Barcelona!                       “We had a great time at Sonar+D, our stand in the Startup Garden attracted a lot of attention and we got good leads and opportunities to create Funtoad experiences at live events. It was… Read more »

Published on June 22

Introducing: FunToad

INTRODUCING: FUNTOAD Based on the belief that audience participation is key to any good performance, Funtoad  is a platform which provides new artistic possibilities to performers by harnessing the power of mobile devices for performances.   “When you give people an opportunity to be part of something, they’re going to be proud of something that… Read more »

Published on June 21

Jimmy Mikaoui presents MarathonArtists LABs | Stagelink wins award — MIDEM 2016

Jimmy Mikaoui presents MarathonArtists LABs at midem 2016 on the New Investors in the Music Business panel and discusses the first program focused on tools for independent artists and music managers. Stagelink wins the Midem Lab 2016 award for Marketing, Social Engagement & Monetisation Solutions. Nikolas Schriefer CEO presents Stagelink’s service which lets artists and… Read more »

Published on June 14

Jimmy Mikaoui presents MarathonArtists Labs

Stagelink from MarathonArtists LABs wins at MIDEM!

Congrats to Nik and the Stagelink team for winning the 2016 Midemlab competition in *Marketing, Social Engagement & Monetisation Solutions* at Cannes over the weekend! Nikolas Schriefer CEO Stagelink (L) wins MIDEM Lab award presented by Mark Piibe Executive VP, Global Business Development and Digital Strategy at Sony Music Entertainment (R) Here’s the official release:… Read more »

Published on June 7