iZettle hinges on the arrogance of musicians

iZettle hinges on the arrogance of musicians

iZettle Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 30 May 2018 iZettle hinges on the arrogance of musicians The following blog on iZettle has been penned by Stealing Share brand strategist, Mark Dougherty Here’s a bit of original technology the world doesn’t need. A...
ROLI Songmaker appeals to a songwriter’s craft

ROLI Songmaker appeals to a songwriter’s craft

ROLI Songmaker Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 10 April 2018 ROLI Songmaker appeals to a songwriter’s craft The following blog on the ROLI Songmaker Kit is being written brand strategist (and music gear hound), Mark Dougherty. I am not going to lie. I...
Spotify should be making devices

Spotify should be making devices

Spotify devices Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 21 February 2018 Spotify should be making devices I arrived late as an Apple Music subscriber. But before then, I counted myself an avid user of the Spotify platform. Why did I switch? Because Apple Music...
Martin guitars meet NAMM expectations

Martin guitars meet NAMM expectations

Martin guitars Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 29 January 2018 Martin guitars meet NAMM expectations Trekking out to California for the NAMM show (the National Association of Music Merchants), I saw drums, orchestra instruments, pianos, and guitars of the...
The iRig will steal market share in stomp pedals

The iRig will steal market share in stomp pedals

iRig Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 12 December 2017 The iRig will steal market share in guitar industry About a year or so ago, Stealing Share wrote a magnum opus on the guitar industry. Okay, maybe it didn’t serve as our Moby Dick moment. But it...
Daniel Lanois, best record producer you’ve never heard of

Daniel Lanois, best record producer you’ve never heard of

Daniel Lanois Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 14 November 2017 Daniel Lanois, best record producer you’ve never heard of When listening to music, you often keep listening to your latest obsession. My latest? Bob Dylan’s genius producer, Daniel Lanois....
Nobody comes close to Tom Petty

Nobody comes close to Tom Petty

Tom Petty Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 3 October 2017 Nobody comes close to Tom Petty The death of rock icon, Tom Petty, hits me hard. Going to bed, the news says Petty is clinging to life, fighting until the end. By morning, news says Petty passes over...
Pitchfork keeps my faith in music alive

Pitchfork keeps my faith in music alive

Pitchfork Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 12 September 2017 Pitchfork keeps my faith in music alive The following guest blog is by Mark Dougherty, a brand strategist and music aficionado. And a fan of Pitchfork.  As the blurb above notes, I am a music guy....
Beats headphones moving past competitors

Beats headphones moving past competitors

Beats headphones Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 5 September 2017 Beats headphones moving past competitors I’m not one to shirk off a brand that pulls on my heart strings. Truth be told, if you’re an avid reader of my blog, you are well aware of the...
U2’s Joshua Tree was the epitome of the band’s brand

U2’s Joshua Tree was the epitome of the band’s brand

U2’s Joshua Tree was the epitome of the band’s brand Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 10 January 2017 There is a different U2 before and after Joshua Tree There are a handful of albums that hold a deep place in my heart. Perhaps the most poignant of them all...
Leonard Cohen Dies at 82. He was important.

Leonard Cohen Dies at 82. He was important.

Leonard Cohen Dies at 82. He was important. Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 11 November 2016 I loved Leonard Cohen Leonard Cohen died yesterday at the too young of an age of 82. He was part of my personal brand. What is your personal brand? You can read...
Amazon Unlimited Music strikes the right chord

Amazon Unlimited Music strikes the right chord

Amazon Unlimited Music strikes the right chord   Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 18 October 2016    Amazon making its move into streaming music   I like my music. In fact, I am about as much of a music nut as I am about the latest tech fads. Maybe even more...