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Google Home Will Now Play Uploaded Songs From Play Music

07/13/2017, While Google Home is a perfectly fine device and a good alternative to the Amazon Echo, especially if you prefer Google’s services, there are some limitations when it comes to music playback, where for now users have been limited to playing songs in the...

Wiz Khalifa Dethrones Psy For Most-Viewed YouTube Video

07/11/2017, When Psy’s Gangnam Style broke onto the scene several years ago, it achieved something that no YouTube video has ever achieved when it broke YouTube’s view counter. It went on to become the most-viewed YouTube video in history, but it looks like that...

Guitar Maker Fender Launches Digital Lesson Platform

07/09/2017, If you’ve ever picked up an instrument or studied music in general, you know that there’s a bunch of theory involved in it, such as what notes are flat or sharp within a particular scale, what kind of chord progressions work best, what kind of chord...

Jay-Z’s Tidal-Exclusive Album Goes Platinum Within A Week

07/05/2017, As you might have heard, hip-hop artist Jay-Z recently released his latest album “4:44” on his music streaming platform Tidal where it was an exclusive. It was a questionable move given that Tidal isn’t exactly the dominant music streaming platform,...

Google Offer 4 Month Free Trials For Play Music & YouTube Red

06/30/2017, A lot of companies offer free trials before you sign up for a new service, which is completely understandable since why would you want to pay for a service that you don’t know whether you’ll end up liking or using, right? The length of these trials...

Sony Will Be Starting Up Vinyl Production Again

06/30/2017, When it comes to music consumption, it’s safe to say that many of us are turning to digital versus physical. This is because digital is easier to manage, we can bring entire libraries out with us, and they take up much less space. For the...

Apple Rolling Out ‘My Chill Mix’ Playlist On Apple Music

06/27/2017, When listening to music, sometimes it’s nice to be in control of the songs you listen to, especially if you know what you want. However there are times when it’s nice to be surprised and discover new tunes, which is where curated playlists come in...

Pandora To End Operations In Australia And New Zealand

06/27/2017, With juggernauts like Apple launching their own music streaming service and with massive resources at their disposal, it isn’t surprising that the competition is feeling the pressure. This is despite the fact that Apple Music is still a relatively young...

Spotify Introduces Group Playlists For Facebook Messenger

06/21/2017, Instant messengers these days are starting to offer up much more in terms of features besides just chatting. For example Apple’s Messages app now supports apps of its own where users can expand upon its functionality, and the same can also be said for...

Spotify Testing Out Sponsored Playlists

06/20/2017, Spotify offers users two ways of listening to music: either via a free tier in which users have no control over music playback and have to listen to ads, or a paid tier in which for a monthly subscription fee, they can listen to whatever they want, save...

Sprint To Offer Customers Free 6 Month Access To Tidal HiFi

06/09/2017, With there being so many various music streaming services to choose from, we guess it can be a bit intimidating, especially if you plan on committing to a monthly subscription plan. However we guess that’s what trials are for, but if you’re a Sprint...

Apple’s GarageBand Finally Gains Touch Bar Support

06/09/2017, When Apple introduced Touch Bar to its late 2016 MacBook Pro laptops, you would have assumed that the company would have made all of its apps compatible with the feature ahead of launch. For the most part it has been that case, save for Apple’s music...