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Google Giving Away 30 Of Elvis’s #1 Hits For Free

01/08/2016, Music lovers out there, would you happen to be a fan of The King of Rock and Roll? For those who don’t know who we are referring it, it is none other than Elvis Presley, whom many have referred to as the King. The good news is that if you are a fan, it...

Nielsen: Music Streaming Doubled In 2015

01/08/2016, Is music streaming here to stay? Could it be the next method in which we consume our music? Turns out that it could be because according to a report from Nielsen (via Engadget), it has been revealed that on-demand music streaming nearly doubled for the...

Virtual Jeff Will Add A Whammy Bar To Your Acoustic Guitar

01/08/2016, If you’re a guitar player, you probably know what whammy bars are. For those who aren’t guitarists, the whammy bar is the stick you sometimes see on the body of the guitar then when pressed or pulled, it changes the pitch of the guitar temporarily,...

Sony Launches Their Own Turntable PS-HX500

01/05/2016, [CES 2016] It seems that despite CES 2016 being the latest CES to date, several companies have apparently been revisiting the past. For example Kodak announced the new Super 8 video camera, and Technics launched a new set of turntables, and now it seems...

Former UK Minister Warns We Should Not Listen To Music On The Train

01/03/2016, Sometimes taking the bus or the train can be boring, but necessary if you’re going to work or school. This is why headphones and a good music playlist can come in handy for such rides as it helps to pass the time. However according to former UK Minister...

Gracenote Unveils Dynamic EQ Technology For Car Stereos

12/30/2015, Different genres of music have different equalizer settings that will bring out the best in the song/genre. For example electronic dance music typically focuses on the bass, so by creating a bass-heavy EQ, you can really feel and hear the punch of the...

Spotify Hit With $150M Class-Action Lawsuit Over Unpaid Royalties

12/29/2015, $10 a month to stream as much music as you want and whenever you want. $15 to include friends and family? Sign me up! That’s pretty much the pitch that music streaming platforms like Spotify and Apple Music are going for when it comes to getting...

Spotify Wants To Address Music Industry Royalty Problems

12/27/2015, Some of you guys might recall that in 2014, musician Taylor Swift removed her music from Spotify. According to a statement Swift made back then, it was simply due to royalty issues in which she felt that musicians in the industry weren’t being paid...

The Beatles Coming To Apple Music, Spotify, Tidal & More

12/23/2015, Recently it was reported by Billboard that The Beatles would be making their way onto streaming services in time for the holidays. If you’re a fan of the legendary band, you might be pleased to learn that Billboard’s report has since been corroborated...

Google Offering $1 3-Month Play Music Access For New Subscribers

12/22/2015, While music streaming services aren’t very expensive at $10 a month, we suppose it does add up especially if you are already subscribed to other things, like cable TV, magazine subscriptions, or if you’re basically locked into other installment plans....

Apple Rumored To Be Developing High-Res Audio Formats

12/20/2015, There are several high-resolution audio formats available for audiophiles, however if you’re an audiophile who uses Apple products like iTunes, you know that formats such as FLAC aren’t supported. Instead you will have to convert them to Apple’s own...

Analyst: Apple Music To Hit 20M Paid Subscribers By End Of 2016

12/17/2015, Last we checked, which was back in September, Apple Music played host to 15 million subscribers. It was then revealed a couple of months ago that the number of paid subscribers was around the 6.5 million mark, a pretty impressive feat given that the...

Spotify Party Launched With Professionally Mixed Playlists

12/16/2015, Playlists are a dime a dozen and any music streaming service worth its salt will have pre-made playlists that you can choose from. However for the most part, most playlists just contain individual songs meaning that if you wanted to create a party-like...