Spotify’s New App Aims To Hook Artists On The Power Of Their Own Data — www.fastcompany.com
Spotify is making its listener data more accessible to hungry artists with the launch of a new analytics app.
Blake Shelton concert headlines Pandora campaign to lure country fans.
Google buys short-form audio startup to bolster its podcast efforts — www.engadget.com
60Db, the short-form podcast app, looks like it’s shutting down. The app’s developer Tiny Garage Labs has joined Google, according to a post on Medium. Haven’t…
On a quest for dynamic college students as interns and student ambassadors, Spotify executives arrived at FIU’s College of Business with a DJ mixing the latest hits and lighting effects headlining its #jointheband event.
Universal Launches Sound of Vinyl: A ‘Tinder for Record Collectors’ Curated by Henry Rollins — variety.com
The service offers daily text-messaged recommendationsbased on the algorithms of your profile and past purchases (with links to order).
Somehow, in the age of Spotify, radio is more popular than ever — qz.com
Think of any teen movie out of the 1980s or 1990s, and there’s a fair chance you can recall a scene of characters lounging in a car, singing along to the blare of a dashboard radio.
Five advanced Chromecast hacks to level up your streaming experience — www.popsci.com
A Chromecast displays a simple, humble exterior. But within, Google’s streaming device has clever features to let you supercharge your casting.
Apple Music partners AR Rahman-founded KM Music to set up two Mac Labs in India — telecom.economictimes.indiatimes.com
At a time when global sales are slowing, India has become a critical market for the company to have more than a foothold.
US Music Industry Considers Launching "Official" Alternative To Billboard Charts — www.hypebot.com
US record labels and others in the music industry are considering launching their own charts as an alternative to the iconic Billboard lists, according to multiple sources.