Jelli

  1. Social Radio Service Jelli Raises $9 Million

    October 02, 2012 3:27 PM EDT Social radio service Jelli announced Tuesday it has closed a $9 million round of funding led by new investors Intel Capital and Relay Ventures, with participation from existing investor First Round Capital and individual investors including Roger ...

  2. How Gotye's 'Somebody That I Used To Know' Became an Unlikely No. 1 Dance Hit

    May 14, 2012 8:26 AM EDT Nothing says "dance music" more than a xylophone. As previously reported , Gotye's "Somebody That I Used to Know," featuring Kimbra, ascended to No. 1 on the Billboard's Dance Club Songs and Dance/Mix Show Airplay cha ...

  3. Why Most Music Apps Fail

    August 17, 2011 4:11 PM EDT "If I love a music app, it's the kiss of death," says one music fanatic turned top-level digital music executive, who asked to remain anonymous. "No normal person will use it." In other words, if a music fanatic finds a &q ...

  4. Jelli Crowdsourced Programming to Takeover Two Las Vegas Radio Stations

    May 05, 2011 2:04 PM EDT Two radio stations in Las Vegas are converting their entire programming over to Jelli, an online radio programming social game of sorts that has over the years increasingly blurred the lines between Internet and terrestrial radio programming. The ...

  5. Social Radio Startup Jelli Closes $7 Million Funding Round

    May 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Listener-powered radio startup Jelli announced it has closed a $7 million first round of funding led by Battery Ventures . Satya Patel , Battery Ventures partner and former Google executive, will take a seat on the board. First Round Capital also ...

  6. Business Matters: Jelli, Sub Pop, Live Nation, KISS

    March 10, 2010 12:00 AM EST -- Jelli has partnered with Triton Media to launch two of its crowdsourced radio shows to national syndication. Ten stations, including WBOS in Boston and KXTE in Las Vegas. Jelli allows people to select online which songs they want to hear on ter ...

  7. Business Matters: Keith Urban, UMG, Stock Watch and More

    January 08, 2010 12:00 AM EST Business Matters is a daily column that offers insight, analysis and opinion on the day's news. -- In his acceptance speech at the Peoples' Choice Awards on Wednesday night (watch in on YouTube ), Keith Urban thanks his fans and indicate ...

  8. User-Based Web Radio Firm Jelli Makes National Push

    October 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Jelli, a company that merges crowdcasting with traditional radio, is hoping to take its user-controlled radio system national through a deal announced late Monday (Oct. 19) with Triton Media Group. As part of the agreement, Triton will syndicate t ...

  9. Briefs: Crowdsourced Radio Programming, Naxos

    June 17, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- Trying to bridge the gap between Internet and terrestrial radio, startup Jelli has launched with a crowdsourced radio programming model. Listeners will all hear the same playlist, both online and on partner radio stations, but can influence wha ...