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Rdio Planning To Launch Cheaper Streaming Service

05/14/2015, As the competition between music streaming companies intensifies, one of the ways the competition could outdo each other is to compete based on price, which is why streaming services such as Tidal are seeing a slower adoption as its premium price tag is...

Apple Music Will Give Artists More Control Over What They Share

05/13/2015, Apple is rumored to relaunch their music streaming service and now thanks to the folks at 9to5Mac, their sources have revealed some additional details about the upcoming service which we expect will be confirmed (or debunked) at WWDC 2015 which takes...

Marshall Launches The Kilburn Bluetooth Speakers

05/13/2015, If you’re an active guitar or bass player, or have been around enough bands or attended enough gigs, chances are you’re familiar with the Marshall brand of guitar amplifiers, which many consider to be the gold standard when it comes to guitar amps....

91% Of Spotify’s Income Comes From 25% Of Its User Base

05/11/2015, Whenever a new music service is launched without a free listening tier that is supported by ads, it tends to be criticized, such as Beats Music and Tidal where free listening is usually only subject to a trial period. However free music does benefit the...

Warner Music Sees Streaming Revenue Surpass Digital Downloads

05/11/2015, Is music streaming the new medium in which we will consume our music in the future? Based on the numbers and evidence so far, it looks to be that way. Recently Warner Music revealed during their quarterly earnings call that for the first time, they have...

FiiO X3 Second-Gen Media Player Launched For $220

05/11/2015, Our phones are more than capable of doubling up as media players, but for those who are truly concerned about audio quality and the ability to playback lossless formats such as FLAC, then your phone is probably not the right device. There are several...

Spotify Offers Premium Access To Customers For $0.99 For 3 Months

05/10/2015, One of the benefits of using Spotify is that it has a free listening tier where one of the drawbacks is that users will just have to put up with ads while streaming. Spotify Premium itself isn’t particularly expensive, but there are probably some who...

Apple To Promote New Streaming Service With Free Music

05/10/2015, There is already a lot of hype surrounding Apple’s upcoming music streaming service which will couple together technology from Beats Music with rebranding possibly under the iTunes umbrella. It’s believed that unlike Spotify, Apple is not...

Sound Torch Speakers Has Flames Coming Out Of It, Literally

05/08/2015, Speakers come in a variety of designs. Some are boring and straightforward, while some are pretty futuristic and sleek-looking (think companies like Bang & Olufsen). However it seems that despite all the various designs, we reckon it would be pretty...

Sony Yanks Music From SoundCloud Over Licensing Issues

05/07/2015, SoundCloud may be one of the best online services to stream music from for free but apparently it’s not doing enough to keep labels from pulling their music over licensing issues, that’s precisely what Sony Music is doing. Sony is yanking its...

Spotify Apparently Has Ambitions Of A Video Service

05/07/2015, Ever since it was launched streaming service Spotify has offered one thing and one thing only: music. It’s entire existence has been about music but if a new report is to be believed it appears that the company has other ambitions now. Spotify has...

New Report Suggests Beats Music Relaunch In June Still Happening

05/05/2015, According to an earlier report from Billboard, it was suggested that Apple’s relaunch of their Beats Music service might skip the rumored June date. Apparently this has to do with the record labels and Apple who are still unable to reach a deal with one...

Sony’s Adorable BSP60 Bluetooth Speaker Now Up For Pre-Order

05/05/2015, Back at MWC 2015, Sony took the wrap off the BSP60, a Bluetooth speaker. Now while Bluetooth speakers are a dime a dozen, Sony’s offering is rather unique thanks to the design of the speakers which we have to admit looks pretty damn cute. For those who...