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Google Launches Ad-Supported Tier Of Play Music

06/23/2015, With Apple Music being somewhat controversial with its free 3-month trial period, it does have an advantage because of that as it gives listeners more time to become acquainted with the service before deciding if they want to pay for it. Now it seems that...

Eternify Tricks Spotify Into Paying Your Favorite Bands

06/23/2015, Earlier last year, a band called Vulfpeck launched an album on Spotify called “Sleepify”. The album consisted of tracks that were completely silent and basically tricked Spotify into paying them royalties, with the proceeds going towards funding a...

Apple Responds Swiftly, Will Pay Artists During Free Trial Period

06/21/2015, Apple Music has a free three month trial period which is great for listeners, not so great for musicians who will not be paid during that trial period. While the major labels appear to have grudgingly accepted the way of things, indie labels and musicians...

Apple Music Will Cost £9.99/€9.99 In The UK And Europe

06/17/2015, When Apple Music was announced, Apple revealed that the service would cost users $9.99 a month or $14.99 a month if they were to purchase the family plan that allows up to six users at once. This is the price Apple will be using for the US, but given...

Apple Music Faces Resistance From Indie Labels

06/17/2015, The other day it was revealed what Apple had planned to pay the record labels in order to license their songs to stream on Apple Music. According to the figures, it would see Apple pay the labels 71.5% of the revenue generated by the service, which...

Apple Music Revenue Sharing With Record Labels Revealed

06/15/2015, When Apple Music was launched, it was revealed that the service would cost customers $10 a month. Now for those who are curious, ever wonder how much of it Apple keeps and how much will go towards the record labels who are licensing the songs to Apple?...

Spotify’s Taste Rewind Is A Blast From The Past

06/15/2015, Have you ever wondered if this was maybe 10-20 years ago, what kind of music would you have enjoyed and what your playlist might have been? For those who are curious, you might be interested to learn that Spotify has launched a new interactive website...

LINE Music Streaming Service Debuts In Japan

06/11/2015, For those of you who aren’t from Asia or haven’t really noticed, LINE is an extremely popular app in some Asian markets, such as Japan and Thailand, just to name a few. That being said, the company is more than just a messaging app as it has launched...

Rock Band 4 Isn’t Coming To PC Over Music Piracy Concerns

06/05/2015, A couple of months ago, the folks at Harmonix announced that they would be releasing a new Rock Band game in the form of Rock Band 4. The game was also announced for platforms like the Sony PlayStation 4 and the Microsoft Xbox One, but the question is why...

Apple’s Music Service To Cost $10 A Month [Rumor]

06/01/2015, It is no secret that Apple plans on unveiling a revamped music streaming service at WWDC next week, but thanks to a report from The Wall Street Journal, additional details about the rumored service has surfaced, along with a possible price tag which puts...