SoundCloud adds Shortcuts to connect artist and fans

SoundCloud have added a new way for artists to connect with their fans on the app with updates. SoundCloud have added artist shortcuts to their mobile apps. With shortcuts, fans will be able to see…

How YouTube creator and influencers can reward fans, followers and reposters

Content Unlocks from Push.fm can help creators of all types boost their follower base by rewarding fans in exchange for follows, tweets, retweets and shares on YouTube, Twitter and Facebook as well as streaming services….

Sonos end ‘Recycle Mode’ for old devices that are being replaced

As they phase out support for their older devices Sonos have abandoned their plans for legacy devices. Sonos announced near the start of the year that they would be fully phasing out their older products…

Instagram’s new Chat Stickers wants to get artists talking to their fans

Connecting with fans is a massive part of being an artist but it can be hard to keep up with all of them – Instagram’s Chat Stickers hope to resolve that. Social media is a…

Apple Music ditch artist-to-fan social platform Connect

Apple are renovating artist pages on their music streaming service but as they do so they’re getting rid of their under-appreciated Connect platform. Apple Music has come a long way since it launched all the…

All the world’s music on your wrist with Spotify now on Apple Watch

Spotify are officially on Apple Watches at last meaning you can take the tunes around with you everywhere and start streaming with the tap of a wrist. It was only last week that we reported…

Spotify now streams to speakers free on Spotify Connect

You don’t have to pay to stream all of your favourite tunes through WiFi speakers on Spotify Connect anymore as they open it up to beyond Premium users. Spotify have opened up their Connect platform…

Roku’s get their groove back with the return of Spotify

Lost for something to watch when browsing your Roku and fancy a musical respite? Good news! Spotify are back on Roku players and TVs to bring the tunes to you. After Roku owners were made…

Streaming as a family gets better with free Google Home Minis

A Spotify Premium account with your family just became even more worthwhile with Spotify offering free Google Home Mini speakers to all family account holders. Sharing a Spotify Premium account with your family lets you…

Apple AirPlay is getting sequel, here’s where it’s coming to

Apple’s AirPlay software is getting an update soon making an even easier and smoother experience for playing music between devices. AirPlay allows Apple devices to connect between each other and speakers/receivers to send music or…