“Nokia’s all-inclusive Comes With Music mobile service has been much slower to attract UK consumers than expected, according to an industry consultancy,” Rodrigo Davies reports for BBC News.

“Music Ally claimed yesterday that Comes With Music has won 23,000 British subscribers since launching last year,” Davies reports.

“Paul Brindley from Music Ally made the figures public at an Association of Independent Music conference in London,” Davies reports. “Brindley told 6 Music the statistics were a ‘big disappointment’ to the music industry.”

“‘If anything I was rather kind in not saying it was a complete catastrophe. It’s a big disappointment because very rarely, if ever, have we seen a digital music service that’s been so widely promoted in the mainstream media,’ he said,” Davies reports.

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