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Apple Music Update Adds A ‘Coming Soon’ Section

06/08/2018, Apple Music already shows users the latest music that has been released. However if you’d rather be able to keep track of upcoming releases, then you might be pleased to learn that an update that is being rolled out to Apple Music users that comes with...

Spotify Users Will Soon Be Able To Use Siri For Music Playback

06/08/2018, For the longest time ever, Siri was limited to Apple’s own apps and services, although Apple later opened it up to developers. The good news is that if you’re an iOS or macOS user that uses Spotify to stream their music, it seems that you might soon...

Spotify To Offer Indie Artists Advances In Exchange For Licensing

06/06/2018, Royalties on music streaming platforms is still a hotly debated topic because there are plenty of artists who feel that the amount they get from streaming isn’t as much compared to a la carte purchases or physical album sales. While larger artists might...


Apple Unveils MusicKit For The Web

06/06/2018, A couple of days ago, it appeared that Apple was testing out a new music player for the web. As it stands web developers could already integrate Apple Music on their websites via a web player, although it would only play previews of the songs which would...

Apple Music Web Player Now Plays Full-Length Songs & Albums

06/03/2018, One of the ways Apple helps artists promote their music through Apple Music is with a web-based player. This web player lets web developers embed the widget onto websites, which means that artists can share it on their website where visitors get to...

Spotify Drops Decision To Implement A Conduct Policy

06/01/2018, We’ve seen how our actions and choices made in life can affect other parts of our life. For example posting something stupid on social media can get someone fired from their job. However Spotify recently came under fire for trying to implement what...

Apple Reportedly Launches Their Own Music Publishing Division

05/30/2018, Apple’s approach to music has always been from a “reseller” perspective, in which they sell ready-made songs on iTunes or stream it via Apple Music. This is a very typical approach for pretty much all music streaming services we’re seeing today,...

Pandora Launches $15/month Family Subscription Plan

05/29/2018, Music streaming individually is not particularly expensive at around $10 a month. However imagine if you have a family of five, this means that if everyone were to subscribe it would cost $50 a month, and this is where we’re seeing companies offer its...

Buskers In London Can Now Accept Payment With Contactless Cards

05/28/2018, Musicians performing by the side of the road, in the subway, in cafes, and so on usually take tips in the form of small change. However what if you really liked the performance but did not have any spare change to give in terms of tips? Over in London, it...

Vevo Shuts Down Its App On All Platforms Except For YouTube

05/24/2018, When it comes to watching music videos online, Vevo probably comes to mind. The company’s service is available across multiple platforms, such as YouTube, mobile, smart TVs, and so on. However in an announcement by the company, it seems that they will...

FL Studio Is Finally Arriving On The Mac 20 Years Later

05/24/2018, For those who do a lot of audio production on their computers, there are quite a few options available out there. Some of them are available for both platforms, while some are exclusive to certain platforms. One of those that was exclusive is...

YouTube Music To Eventually Get Some Of Play Music’s Features

05/23/2018, A few days ago, the new YouTube Music streaming service was announced. This followed the rumors from the past few months that suggested that a new YouTube music streaming service would be announced, and one of those rumors even suggested that Google Play...

New YouTube Music Streaming Service Officially Launched

05/17/2018, While companies like Spotify and Apple Music continue to battle it out for the most number of subscribers, it feels like Google is still trying to figure it out. The company has several streaming services under its belt, such as Google Play Music and...

Apple Music Now Has More Than 50 Million Users

05/15/2018, Just last month Apple announced that its music streaming service Apple Music is now home to 40 million paid subscribers. Now in an interview with Bloomberg, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook revealed that Apple Music has over 50 million users, although those numbers...