Spotify Has Increased Its Premium Subscription by 10% in Norway for New Customers – Existing Subscribers Will Increase in July

Spotify are testing a 10% price increase starting in May for new customers in Norway. Its planned that if the test goes well that this will be rolled out to existing subscribers in July. This…

Sony and Amazon Both Looking to Launch Music and Video Subscription Services

There is a lot of talk this morning about Sony planning to launch a new music and video subscription service based around its Playstation 3 console. In separate news, the Wall Street Journal claims that Amazon is working on its own subscription service, albeit focused initially on TV shows and movies rather than music.

HP Launches Proprietory Music Service

Hewlett Packard, one of the biggest desktop manufacturers, has announced its plans to operate a music download and streaming supscription service called MusicStation, operated in conjunction with a company called Omnifone and installed by default…