Create Spotify playlists with your friends directly from Messenger now

You and your friends can now create Spotify playlists together without ever leaving your Messenger chat. Collaborative playlists just got a whole lot easier to create as Spotify have introduced shared creation into Messenger. Now…

MelodyVR raise £5m to build on their virtual reality music experiences

UK startup MelodyVR just closed a successfully large round of funding to enhance virtual reality experiences based around music. After a new funding round raised £5 million ($6.5 million) the UK-based startup wasted no time…

This band went from 3,000 to 100,000+ Facebook likes thanks to hackers

Can you imagine how infuriating it would be to have your band’s Facebook page entirely wiped and replaced with viral videos? Would 40 times the original likes after recovering it might soften the blow? This is…

Facebook Announces Spotify Music Bot for Facebook Messenger

Facebook has announced that Spotify has a bot for letting friends discover and share music directly in their chats. The Spotify bot will be able to serve up music recommendations based on mood, activity, or…

New hires at Facebook may see music copyrights finally fixed on the platform

7 adverts for positions in music have been posted for Facebook to “ensure a comprehensive music strategy” as copyright issues over music plague the social media platform. Facebook is currently rife with copyright issues as…

Universal are tearing down all cover song videos on Facebook

Want to tribute your favourite songs with your own cover version and share it with your friends? If you do, apparently you’re damaging a multi-billion dollar major record label… We all know how strict music copyright…

Spotify join the US tech companies fighting against Trump’s ban

As Tech companies across the US unite to fight President Trump’s immigration ban Spotify are the latest to come out to help fight the ban. Whilst Spotify have refused to comment publicly on the new…

Facebook pinch YouTube exec to “deepen relationship with music industry”

Tamara Hrivnak joins Facebook with the aim of repairing and strengthening Facebook’s rocky relationship with the music industry. Facebook have gained a new hire from Google Play and YouTube, Tamara Hrivnak joins the social media…

Live streaming views have almost doubled in a year on YouTube

Live streaming is taking the internet by storm, evidenced by a giant rise in viewers watching live streams on YouTube since last year. Live streaming has become commonplace across the internet with sites like Amazon…

Facebook Messenger now integrates Spotify sharing

Facebook have integrated Spotify into their Messenger app so you can share all your favourite music directly with friends and family. The new feature allows users to share tracks, albums and playlists from the massively…