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Vinyl Sales In The UK Reach 25-Year High

01/03/2017, Over the past few years, we have heard reports about how vinyl sales are on the rise. Now according to new reports, it seems that over in the UK, vinyl sales are at a 25-year high, meaning that the number of vinyl records sold is the highest it has ever...

Spotify For macOS Updated With Touch Bar Support

12/23/2016, While the MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar feature was first unveiled, many were quick to dismiss the feature as a novelty. However as the reviews started to roll in, it seemed that many were soon finding out how indispensable the feature has become, especially...

Dedicated Spotify App Now Available For The Samsung Gear S3

12/19/2016, Last month it was hinted that the Spotify app for the Samsung Gear S3 could be released in December. Given that we’re about more than halfway into December, where is the app? The good news is that the wait is over because it looks like the Spotify app...

SoundCloud Will No Longer Remove DJ Mixes

12/12/2016, If you’ve ever listened to a DJ mix, you’ll probably have realized that it’s essentially a mashup of a bunch of different songs that have been seamlessly blended together to sound like one song. This allows the DJ to transition from song to song...

Zelda’s Ocarina Of Time Soundtrack Will Be Available On Vinyl

12/08/2016, There seems to be a trend these days in which the soundtrack for video games are being released on vinyl. For those who have enjoyed playing and listening to the music from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, you’ll be pleased to learn that the...

Apple Music Hits 20 Million Paid Subscribers

12/07/2016, Despite being somewhat late to the game, at least compared to the more established players at that time like Spotify, Pandora, and etc., Apple Music has been growing pretty fast and in an interview with Billboard, Apple’s executives have confirmed to...

Pandora’s Spotify & Apple Music Competitor Officially Announced

12/06/2016, A couple of months ago, Pandora announced a new subscription service called Pandora Plus in which for $5 a month, it would give users features like offline playback, song skipping, more replays, and so on. It was also largely considered a stepping stone...

Vinyl Sales In The UK Managed To Top Digital Album Downloads

12/06/2016, Vinyl is one of the older mediums for recorded music. However in recent times it seems to be making a comeback, and if the numbers are any indication, it seems to be actually increasing. In fact according to a report from the BBC, it was revealed that...

Death Stranding’s Trailer Music Will Be Sold On Vinyl

12/05/2016, The music used by Kojima Productions in the trailer of Death Stranding is pretty apt. The trailer itself is dark, creepy, and mysterious, and the music seems to blend in perfectly with the visuals. It also feels like the music adds to the overall tone of...

Pianista Is The Guitar Hero/Rockband For Classical Music

12/01/2016, Games like Rockband and Guitar Hero allow gamers to jam along to popular music. For the most part they consist of rock/pop-rock songs which we guess makes sense given that those genres typically rely on the use of the same instruments as the game. There...

Spotify’s Billboard Ads Reveal Their Users’ Listening Habits

11/30/2016, We all have different listening habits and this is normal. Some days we might play songs that remind us of someone that we love, some days we might feel like some cheerful music, or sometimes we might play some songs that help us to concentrate. These are...

Apple Expands Apple Music Student Pricing To 25 More Countries

11/30/2016, While Apple’s products tend to be on the premium/pricey side of things, Apple Music is actually one of their more affordable products. Set at $10 a month, it is pretty much on par with the industry at the moment. In fact for students, Apple has priced...

Holiday Gift Guide For The Outdoors & Adventure (2016)

11/25/2016, Most of us know that to preserve our gadgets, you probably should not be dropping them on hard surfaces, getting them wet, or taking them to places with extreme temperatures. But what does this mean for those who are more adventurous and need to go to...

Fender Has An Upcoming Bluetooth Amplifier That Can Connect To Apps

11/22/2016, When it comes to musical instruments and equipment, for the most part a lot of the technology from 10-20 years ago is still pretty relevant today. Take for example the guitar amplifier: all guitarists need is a cable, plug it into the amp, and they’re...