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Rihanna’s Exclusive With Tidal Sees The App Rocket In Popularity

01/29/2016, Apple Music and Tidal burst onto the scene at roughly the same time, but unfortunately for Tidal, Apple Music seemed to have gotten most of the exposure. Tidal’s price (at the start) was also a very big turn off for many users, which saw the app grow...

Free Streaming Of iTunes Radio Has Officially Come To An End

01/29/2016, Before Apple Music, there was iTunes Radio which safe to say was definitely not up to par with the competition. This is doubly true now that Apple Music has launched and is apparently catching up with industry veterans like Spotify, so much so that it is...

Monument Valley’s Soundtrack Will Soon Be Available In Vinyl

01/26/2016, Is vinyl making a comeback? While many of us might have snubbed the format back in the day when the CD was king, it seems that these days with more things moving to digital, perhaps we are still trying to hold onto things from the past and vinyl is one of...

People Are Beatboxing Along With Siri

01/26/2016, A couple of weeks ago, we reported that there was a rather fun feature of Siri in which if you asked Siri to beatbox, it would do so (even if it was very elementary). Now it seems that it has been discovered that if you were to ask Siri certain questions,...

Soundnode Is A Desktop Version Of SoundCloud

01/25/2016, SoundCloud is a great platform for listening to music, and sometimes even discovering music from lesser known and upcoming artists. The service is available via mobile through its mobile apps, but unfortunately unlike Apple Music or Spotify, SoundCloud...

Astell & Kern Unveil Audio Player Made From A Block Of Copper

01/22/2016, All our mobile devices these days are capable of playing music, even the cheap $80 smartphones, which is why it has become less compelling to purchase a separate device, like an iPod, just for music playback. However audiophiles are an entirely different...

Spotify Gets More Social With Its Latest Acquisitions

01/20/2016, Right now most music streaming platforms are identical in the sense that at their core, they stream music, and for the most part save for some exclusive albums and songs, most major platforms will have similar content. So what sets one platform apart from...

Journey Soundtrack Turned Into Live Interactive Concert

01/19/2016, Journey’s soundtrack has to be one of the best soundtracks made for video games. So much so that its composer Austin Wintory has teamed up with the Fifth House Ensemble to turn the entire soundtrack into a live concert. This isn’t exactly “new”,...

Tidal Accidentally Reactivates Accounts & Charges Ex-Customers

01/19/2016, If you have ever tried Jay-Z’s Tidal music service even in trial form, you might want to check your recent credit card statements. According to a report from The Verge, it seems that the music service has recently accidentally reactivated the accounts...

Save Songs You Heard At Starbucks On Spotify

01/19/2016, While you may or may not enjoy the beverages served at Starbucks, if there is one thing that the Starbucks outlets are known for it would be their choice in music, which presumably has been chosen to give off a relaxing and cafe vibe. If you like what you...

Rock Band Iron Maiden To Launch Their Own Video Game

01/19/2016, If you’re looking for a new RPG to play, a potential title you might want to explore could be coming from a rather unusual source – English rock band Iron Maiden. The band is said to be developing a video game for mobile dubbed Legacy of the Beast...

Apple Music Hits 10 Million Paid Subscribers

01/10/2016, Back in September it was revealed that Apple Music had managed to hit 15 million subscribers, which is well and good given how relatively new the service is, but we suppose the more important question is out of the 15 million, how many are actually paid...

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...