Dream Job – Creating Spotify Playlists for a Living (Video)

Athena Koumis is an editor at Spotify and she curates Fresh Finds (as well as other very popular Spotify playlists). This Buzzfeed video provides an insight into the thought process of an editor and what its like to curate playlists for a living.

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Chinese streamers NetEase Cloud Music reveal whopping 400 million users

Music streaming is booming in China as it spreads worldwide with native streamer NetEase revealing an incredible amount of people listening through them. Chinese music service NetEase Cloud Music have revealed just how well they’re…

Spotify just bought a DAW, online studio Soundtrap

Spotify have bought an online recording studio/DAW in an interesting move that could see Spotify’s biggest divergence from music streaming yet. Spotify have acquired fellow Swedes Soundtrap, the company behind an entirely web-based music creation,…