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Pokemon Songs See A Surge In Popularity On Spotify

07/11/2016, Pokemon GO’s popularity has had some unintended (good) consequences. Even though it was not developed by Nintendo, the popularity of the app has seen Nintendo’s shares rise by as much as 25% and now according to an announcement by Spotify, Pokemon GO...

Spotify Will Create A Playlist For When You’re Out Of The Office

07/07/2016, Say you’re going on holiday which means that you’ll need to take some time off work. That makes sense, but what about the music you’re going to enjoy while on your trip? We suppose some of you guys probably have your own music that you plan to...

Apple Rumored To Be Considering Tidal Acquisition

07/01/2016, Recently Spotify accused Apple of trying to monopolize the music streaming market by preventing its competition from progressing, like rejecting Spotify’s app update. While Apple Music is far from becoming the dominant music streaming platform, they are...


Background Music Support For Xbox One Coming 2nd August

07/01/2016, While developers have spent a lot of money and effort in creating music for their games, there are some gamers who ultimately prefer listening to their own music for whatever reason. Now oddly enough the Xbox One does not have such a feature, despite the...

Google Partners With LyricFind To Display Lyrics In Search Results

06/28/2016, Have you ever tried to search for lyrics before, only to be taken to a variety of different websites that seems to contain more ads than lyrics? If you’re worried about malware being installed from these websites on your computer, we suppose it is...

Hip Hop Artist RZA To Make An Album Inspired By Atari Game Music

06/24/2016, For those of you who are into hip hop, chances are you might have heard of the somewhat legendary hip hop group Wu-Tang Clan. Now the group has a lot of members, many of whom have embarked on solo careers whether it be as a solo artist or as a producer,...

Adele’s ‘25’ Album Now Available For Streaming

06/24/2016, Last year when Adele released her latest album “25”, it was confirmed that the album would not be available for streaming. Right now there is a bit of contention regarding the royalties paid out from streaming, which is why some artists might be...

BitTorrent Now Is Another Music Streaming Service

06/24/2016, If the current music streaming landscape is confusing you with so many different services being offered, we guess we can’t blame you. There are so many to choose from that there’s really no difference at the end of the day, and finding one whose price...

Converse Debuts All-Star Sneaker With A Built-In Wah Pedal

06/22/2016, For those who don’t play guitars, you might not be familiar with guitar pedals like the Wah pedal. Essentially what the Wah pedal does is that it shifts the tone of your guitar’s sound as you step on it, and how much it shifts depends on how much you...

Alicia Keys Is Banning Phones From Her Concert

06/19/2016, It used to be in the old days when you look into a crowd of concertgoers, you might see a sea of lighters held up in the air, particularly during ballads or slower and more “emotional” songs. These days you look into a crowd and all you are greeted...

Shazam For Android Has A New ‘Auto’ Listening Mode

06/17/2016, Over the years Shazam has updated itself to include new features, which unfortunately has made the app very bloated and to a certain extent laggy. This means that if you’re in a rush to try and identify a song that’s ending, the time it takes to...

Apple Does Not See An ‘End Date’ With Music Downloads

06/15/2016, With music streaming services like Apple Music, listening to music legally has become more affordable. Instead of spending $9.99 on an album, you can spend that same amount a month to listen to as much music as you can, which is why it isn’t surprising...

Napster Is Back (Sort Of, And Not Really)

06/15/2016, Napster was launched in 1999 and while piracy has always been around. Napster kind of made it easier for the layman to get their hands on pirated music and content without having to try too hard. It was a controversial program and was eventually shutdown....