Monday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-R/GA gives a look at the creation of Beats Music in new Cannes Lions video (above).

-Starbucks ends controversial “Race Together” initiative.


Reverend Dr. Giles Fraser, the former canon chancellor at St Paul’s, weighed in on why he hates advertising at Ad Week Europe.

MediaPost examines how online content services may actually help cable companies.

Digiday talks with David Carey, president of Hearst Magazine, which he describes as “a content company, operating with a platform mentality.”

The Drum is teaming up with Clear Channel for a “digital advertising experiment” on the largest screen at Piccadilly Circus for Advertising Week Europe.

Adweek examines “10 Trends Shaping the Future of Branded Content.”

-NBCUniversal and WWE are teaming up for a broader marketing plan.