RouteNote are hiring a Multi-Disciplinary Designer

Job Type: Permanent Start Date: As soon as possible Salary: £18k – £24k Location: Truro, Cornwall What We Want We are looking for a multi-disciplinary designer who has the ability and inclination to work on…

Spotify are also apparently making a Smart speaker because everyone is now

Spotify are branching from streaming into “category defining” hardware products, and going head to head with the busy Smart speaker market. So after Apple launched the HomePod earlier this month, joining Amazon, Google and other…

6 Best Jobs For Musicians To Make Money On The Side

Following your dream can be hard but it’s worth the effort, and it’s not a cop-out to make money from it while you build your career – got to pay the bills. Whether your aim is…

Spotify music streaming coming soon to South Africa

The world’s most successful music streaming service is available almost everywhere, and soon South Africa will be one of the countries on the list. With most of the world’s most populated countries and territories already…

Dream Job – Creating Spotify Playlists for a Living (Video)

Athena Koumis is an editor at Spotify and she curates Fresh Finds (as well as other very popular Spotify playlists). This Buzzfeed video provides an insight into the thought process of an editor and what…

Spotify are working on a “category defining” wearable and/or home speaker

A new job listing reveals that Spotify are looking to start developing their own technology “akin to Pebble Watch, Amazon Echo, and Snap Spectacles”. The listing was first revealed by Zatz Not Funny which showed…

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…

Obama joked he wanted a job at Spotify, so they created a ‘President Of Playlists’ position

Spotify founder and CEO Daniel Ek heard Obama say “I’m still waiting for my job at Spotify” so decided to create a position just for him – Spotify President of Playlists. Obama has embraced Spotify…

iTunes Look For An Editorial Producer In Preparation For Its Redesign

Recent reports show Apple are gearing up for a total redesign of its iTunes streaming service, powered by Beats Music. Last week came news that Zane Lowe was joining the team for an unspecified role,…

Bose Look To Develop Its Own Music Streaming Platform

A recent job posting was spotted by Hypebot suggesting Bose is look to develop its own streaming platform: “lead design and prototyping of our next generation streaming music platform and ecosystem of products”. This is…