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.

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…

How does CloudBounce work?

CloudBounce is an automated audio mastering service online. Upload your mixed track, tell CloudBounce what genre it is and hear your mastered song in seconds. Is automated mastering going to save you hours of editing/paying for…

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…

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…

Physical music in the UK see sales half during coronavirus lockdown

While online music and video streaming platforms boom in popularity during quarantine, closure of physical record stores has lead to a steep decline in physical music sales. Recent reports suggest sales of physical music have…

Record Store Day UK won’t be cancelled, just different

Organisers of the annual Record Store Day have revealed their plans for the upcoming event with the situation in mind. Record Store Day UK have revealed a new date for their event celebrating music. In…