Spotify provide artists with advice for releasing music while unable to tour

COVID-19 is halting live gigs and tours around the world. This has lead some artists to pause the release of their new album until they can get back on the road to promote. Others are…

Social distancing rave in Slovakia (video)

While the majority of the world stays at home waiting for pubs and clubs to re-open, Slovakia have got the right idea, with dancers separated in a taped off grid.

How are music magazines coping during Coronavirus? You can probably guess

Britain’s music magazines have revealed how the past few months have hit them and it seems they’re in the same boat as many businesses. The Guardian have done a report that is looking into the…

China’s video streaming platform Bilibili boast staggering numbers

Bilibili has been called China’s YouTube, with millions of content creators and users. Bilibili’s Q1 results show over 172 million monthly active users, a 70% year-on-year growth. Launching as a platform for a niche youth…

Spotify tell its global employees they can work from home until 2021

According to a recently reported memo, Spotify has invited employees to continue working from home until the end of the year. In a phased approach, Spotify are allowing employees to continue working from home until…

Listen to Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone read by top stars for free

Harry Potter At Home is the initiative to bring the magic of Harry Potter to homes around the world during lockdown. Harry Potter At Home is releasing every chapter of the first Harry Potter book…

Quibi’s founder blames lack of users on coronavirus pandemic

After a relatively small number of signups, short-form video app Quibi’s founder Jeffrey Katzenberg has said “I attribute everything that has gone wrong to coronavirus. Everything.” Former head of Walt Disney Studios and founder of…

Spotify’s new ‘Directory’ is here to help artists with COVID issues and much more

Spotify have launched a brand new hub to bring together all of the helpful links for artists they can with a focus on the current uncertainty in many’s lives. Over the last two months (has it really only been that long?)…

Who are the 5 most popular TikTokers? TikTok creator top list

Recently surpassing 2 billion downloads, TikTok’s influence on social media is huge. Here are the five most followed creators on the platform. With people around the world locked indoors, TikTok’s number have been soaring. In March we…

TikTok hits 2 billion downloads and it’s not slowing down

TikTok are flipping huge, there’s no denying it and they’re only growing more impressively every single month. The latest from TikTok shows that the social video sharing app has been downloaded over 2 billion times…