How to embed Spotify in your blog or website

Spotify’s Play Button is a sleek and sexy little player that fits snugly into your website or blog so your visitors can listen without going anywhere. Embedding a Spotify player into your website or blog…

Make business fun with these MIDI instrument business cards

Patrick Bateman thought he was jealous of an Eggshell business card, wait until he sees these business cards acting as a MIDI instrument. Business cards are made to sell yourself or your services, and people…

Learning piano is simple when you have a Really Useful poster

Learning an instrument is hard but should but worth it and this single wall poster may be the step you need to start playing the piano. What can just one poster do? Well if it’s…

Fender Play Comes To Android And Ipad To Teach Guitar

Fender’s very own online guitar lessons and courses are coming to a device near you with iPad support and soon Android too. Fender launched Play last Summer, they’re own digital course that looks to change…

Nintendo Switch is getting a DAW next year with Korg Gadget

Lots of cool games have been released for Nintendo’s new Switch console but I bet you didn’t expect to see a full music making program on there. At the Japanese m3 event┬álast month a particularly…

Soon you can play adventure games on Amazon Echo & Google Home speakers

Amazon’s home speaker has revolutionised the idea of a home assistant and now with help from the BBC the Echo is about to get a whole lot cooler. The BBC are working with Rosina Sound…

IK Multimedia unveil their incredible all-in-one music making controller

Finally, a solution to having hundreds of pieces of kit to record your music the iRig Keys puts recording and creation into one box. The iRig Keys I/O is the new controller from IK Multimedia…

Head of YouTube Music says it will merge YouTube Red and Google Play Music into one

YouTube’s man for music, Lyor Cohen, has revealed that they are combining their music streaming service and YouTube’s subscription offering. Lyor Cohen has spoken on some interesting new plans that have been rumoured for a…

How much do streaming services really pay artists?

One of the biggest controversies with music’s newly dominating platform, streaming, is its royalties to artists – but how much do they actually pay? It’s a common complaint that streaming services don’t pay out enough,…

Jay-Z’s acclaimed new album ‘4:44’ is now on all streaming services… nearly

Jay-Z has made a surprisingly sensible decision with his new album ‘4:44’, taking away its Tidal exclusivity to bring it to the wider world – but snubs Spotify. A few weeks ago Jay-Z launched his…