German radio station SWR uses AI to tailor music to specific listeners

Südwestrundfunk (SWR) updates their radio station app, including a shuffle feature to intelligently change tracks to your liking. One of Germany’s most popular radio stations SWR update their radio app. Alongside the usual rewind and…

Germany’s recorded music revenues increased 4.8% in the first half of 2020 despite COVID-19

Thanks to huge continued growth of music streaming, Germany’s recorded music revenues rose, despite physical media taking a hit during the global pandemic. Coronavirus has negatively impacted a large portion of the recorded music industry…

Australia & Germany reveal how they’ll relaunch live music following Coronavirus

As we approach the midway point of 2020 countries are starting to look at how we’ll rebuild after the effects of COVID-19 and it’s impact on industries like live music. The Coronavirus has had a…

Germany streamed over 100 billion songs in 2019

Germans have joined the UK in a landmark year of music streaming with people listening more than ever. Around the world, music streaming services have become the number one destination for music addicts to casual…

Daily Drive brings Spotify’s radio-style experience for drives to Germany

Driving down the Autobahn or riding on the Höllentalbahn just got a lot more personal with personalised Daily Drives now on Spotify in Germany. Spotify have just launched their Daily Drive playlists in Germany. The…

Watch out Spotify, Amazon Prime Music is hot on your tail for popularity

Who is the big dog in music streaming right now? You’d all say Spotify right? Well look out because Amazon Prime Music is coming up on them quickly. New research from Midia Research, and noticed by Music…

Radio success story Propeller label expands into Germany

UK based label Propeller Recordings with the help of their top artists have spread across European Radio to find success. With their newfound popularity Propeller are expanding to Germany with a new office. Headed up…

Germany can now listen to loads more music on YouTube

After years of strict copyright rules YouTube have signed a deal that will allow Germany to access far more of YouTube’s giant selection of music. YouTube have signed a long-awaited deal with GEMA, a German…

Germany’s music market growing with giant rise in streaming

A mid-year report for Germany’s music industry shows growth which the experts are attributing largely to the massive rise in music streaming’s popularity. A report from German music research body Bundesverband Musikindustrie has shown that…

Deezer Integrate Live Football Feeds For UK and Germany

Deezer have introduced live football commentary and podcasts for Bundesliga, Premier League and FA cup matches for football fans in the UK and Germany. Users can now keep score of games directly through Deezer’s apps…