SpiralFrog

SpiralFrog Goes Belly Up

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/spiralfrog.png" width="158" height="99" />Music startups sure don't seem to have it easy these days. <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunc

Imeem Gobbles Up A Young Startup, Anywhere.FM

After less than a year in operation, the team at Anywhere.FM reached an early payday today when veteran social music service Imeem gobbled them up for an undisclosed sum, most likely in a cash and sto

SpiralFrog Exceeding Our Lack Of Expectations

SpiralFrog has just announced the site is up to over 1 million uniques each month and expected to end this month with over 1.2 million uniques. SpiralFrog, for those of you who don’t remember, i

SpiralFrog: Free Music Alive And Hopping

Remember SpiralFrog that free music download service that announced itself nearly a year ago? Well, after slowly releasing invites to Canadians, we received a private beta invitation. SpiralFrog origi

More (mostly) free music: EMI to partner with SpiralFrog

EMI Music Publishing is announcing tonight that they are partnering with New York startup SpiralFrog to distribute music for free download. SpiralFrog hit the news late last month with their groundbre

Universal Embraces Internet, DRM

Well it was bound to happen, the big labels are starting to see the light. Universal announced plans today to offer its entire catalog of music for free through a startup service called SpiralFrog. Th

Universal to try ad driven music downloads through SpiralFrog – still with DRM

If you’re familiar with this story, see the updated details at the end. Universal Music, the corporate parent behind labels like MoTown, Geffen Records and many more, announced this morning that