Deutsche Grammophon & Apple Music Partner for New Playlist Spanning Classical Label's 120-Year History — www.billboard.com
Deutsche Grammophon and Apple Music announced the launch of a new classical music audio and visual playlist on Friday that will highlight recordings from the iconic label’s 120-year history.
Spotify adds BBC podcasts including Desert Island Discs — www.cnet.com
New episodes and an archive of Auntie Beeb’s shows are now available to stream.
Spotify first added the option to check out a track’s songwriter and producer credits back in February — and now, the feature is being rolled out onto iOS.
What is Social Music in the Streaming Age? — musically.com
Music IS social, and it always has been. We talk (and argue!) about it; we watch concerts together; go clubbing together; experience it as a communal soundtrack for birthday parties and religious worship and much, much more…
Apple's CEO Says Spotify Is 'Draining the Humanity Out of Music' — www.digitalmusicnews.com
In a recently published interview, Apple CEO Tim Cook shared that Spotify’s focus on computer-generated playlists may dehumanize music.
Will Payments Fall As Spotify Tests Unlimited Ad Skips? — www.hypebot.com
Spotify continues to look for ways to make its free music tier more appealing both to users and advertisers. To that end, the streamer has begun a test that allows all free users to skip audio and video ads as often as the want and get back to listening to…
Each month, an estimated 180 million Americans stream music, radio and podcasts, presenting ample opportunities for marketers.
Spotify is allowing its free users in Australia to skip as many audio and video adverts as they want in an effort to collect data for a more “personalized experience”.
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