Music streaming now has more subscribers than Netflix after a phenomenal 2016

It’s been a few weeks since we got a reminder of how successful music streaming but the news that Netflix is no longer more popular than music streaming is a major reminder. In recent years…

iHeartRadio take after Spotify with new streaming subscriptions

iHeartRadio are taking on traditional music streaming services with their new subscriptions allowing you to save and listen to tracks on-demand. iHeartRadio revealed that they would be adding new listening options to their radio streaming…

Metallica release music videos for every track on their new album ‘Hardwired… To Self Destruct’

As music has evolved towards digital stores Metallica have been one of the industry’s most vocal opposers having criticised YouTube, Spotify, iTunes and others. Now their new album is on all of them. In an interview…

Somehow Napster just reported $1.6 million quarterly profit

After Rhapsody bought ex-music piracy site Napster and strangely rebranded itself with their name and logo the brand is showing it’s first profit for years. Rhapsody was one of the OG music services starting all…

Rhapsody is no more, today Napster officially replaces it

Last month it was revealed that Rhapsody would be rebranding themselves as that old music pirate Napster, but with legality – now it’s final. Rhapsody made their online success as the pioneers in unlimited music streaming…

Rhapsody is becoming Napster, but without the music piracy

One of the music streaming veterans, Rhapsody, have rebranded themselves as the ex-file sharing site Napster that they bought in 2011. Rhapsody were the first online music service that offered unlimited streaming for a monthly…

Rhapsody Launch Streaming Service for Children

Rhapsody and Napster (acquired by Rhapsody in 2011) are launching a music streaming service aimed specifically at kids. With the fresh competition on the market for streaming services this appears to be Rhapsody’s move to differentiate…

Aldi Supermarket Launch Music Streaming Site

Aldi is an international chain of supermarkets based in Germany and now it’s also host to a music streaming website. In a world first for supermarkets Aldi have teamed up with Napster, music store and…

Rhapsody Launches Napster in 14 European Countries – Yet Another Entry for the Music Streaming Market

Rhapsody has just announced the launch of Napster in Europe. Napster will offer a music streaming service in 14 countries, including Sweden, France and Spain. The U.S.-based company had previously offered its 9.95€ per month…

Downloaded Movie Launching at SXSW – Rise and Fall of Napster

Downloaded is a new feature documentary that is about to launch at SXSW. Downloaded talks about the rise and fall of Napster and the birth of the digital revolution. Downloaded features the advent of digital…