After its initial announcement back in January, Sony is right on target with its intended “spring 2015? launch of PlayStation Music – its Spotify integration with PS3 and PS4 consoles. The update is now live for users across 41 major markets. Show More Summary
It’s hardly surprising that Kanye West – known for jumping onstage at awards shows to big up Jay Z’s wife Beyoncé – was among the first to promote the hashtag campaign trailing Jigga’s plans for his newly-acquired streaming site Tidal. Show More Summary
It just got a little bit easier to mix Slayer and "Dragon Age." A new Spotify app is launching for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 systems Monday that allows users to listen to albums, singles, custom playlists and everything else the music streaming service already offers on other devices. Show More Summary
Popular music streaming service Spotify has just launched its first-ever games console app - and it's exclusive to Sony's PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 for the time being. "PlayStation have gaming exclusivity," Murray Pannell, UK marketing director for Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, confirmed to Eurogamer at a preview of the app last week. Show More Summary
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Zayn Malik’s abrupt departure from boy band sensation One Direction may have broken a lot of teenage hearts, but it certainly hasn’t hurt the group’s music streams. Spotify reports that the guys’ music increased 769 percent in streams this week, in the United States alone. Show More Summary
I can’t stop playing this. I discovered it on the Spotify playlist “Top 100 Country Tracks,” which I follow and have synched to my phone and when I’m burned out on the usual suspects I pull it up and see what’s going on in the country world. And too many of the tracks are me-too. […] The post Rhinofy-Stay A Little Longer appeared first on Lefsetz Letter.
“Almost a year after agreeing to pay $3 billion for Beats, the maker of hip headphones and a streaming music service, Apple is working with Beats engineers and executives to introduce its own subscription streaming service. The company is also planning an enhanced iTunes Radio that may be tailored to listeners in regional markets.”
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Apple is overhauling its online music strategy to go head to head with Spotify. The tech giant acquired streaming service and headphones maker Beats for $3 billion last year.
There's only one song the Xavier Musketeers need to listen to in order to get ready for their Sweet 16 game. The Musketeers tweeted out their Spotify playlist of warm-up music for their big game against the Arizona Wildcats on Thursday night. Show More Summary
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There will be no free version of Apple's streaming service, which should make it more appealing to artists. After long speculation about how Apple will swing back to the front of the music game after ceding territory to streaming music...Show More Summary
It's been less than 24 hours since Zayn Malik officially left One Direction, and the world has yet to recover. But according to Spotify, fans have found one way to get through this difficult time: listen to more One Direction. According...Show More Summary
Apple is planning a new music service following the Beats acquisition
The moment you sign up for the music streaming service Spotify, you lose some very important rights - and Spotify wants to bury what you're losing in the fine print. Spotify is among the many companies from AT&T to Citibank to Comcast that impose on their customers a pernicious practice known as forced arbitration. Show More Summary
The new system will not have a lower price than its competitors, and won’t offer a free version supported by ads.
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Jay Z's recently purchased TIDAL appears to be positioning itself to be a real streaming music contender. Unlike Spotify, TIDAL is streaming Taylor Swift. Is this the first of TIDAL's rumored roster of exclusives? Taylor Swift dealt a blow to Spotify last November after she pulled all of her music...