MixCloud (Radio Stations, DJ Mixes and Podcasts) Strong Revenue Growth but Growing Losses

Mixcloud has always been a very interesting platform and it seems like they have been able to consistently grow revenues, but that has also meant big spending to fuel growth. 2018 Revenues – £2.44m (compared…

Spotify Premium subscribers growing quicker than free listeners

Spotify are one of the world’s favourite music streamers and their Q3 report for 2019 shows paying users are finally growing the fastest. Spotify have released their report for the third quarter of this year….

Spotify now lets you add podcasts to playlists

Now you can truly create whatever playlist you would like to as Spotify are opening up their playlists to all of their types of content. Spotify have broken down the boundaries between music and podcasts…

Pandora’s Community is a new space to discuss and share music

Pandora have launched a new place for people to talk, discuss and share their thoughts on music and beyond for listeners and artists. The Pandora Community has been in the works for a while, according…

Pocket Casts’ podcast app is now free to use

Podcasts are getting more popular by the day and this popular podcast app are looking to the Spotify model to get more people listening. Pocket Casts are a popular podcast platform offering a selection of…

Introducing Spotify’s new Create Podcasts feature

Spotify’s serious about podcasts as they begin testing of a new feature that lets users start creating their own podcasts with one click. Spotify wanted to make 2019 a year of podcasts for their service….

iHeartMedia and Group Nine Media Partner to Release Podcasts Under NowThis, The Dodo, Seeker and Thrillist Brands

iHeartMedia and Group Nine Media are partnering for an exclusive slate of co-produced podcasts. The original audio content will include at least one podcast from each of Group Nine’s four brands: NowThis, The Dodo, Seeker…

Spotify for Podcasters offers deep insights for creators

Spotify’s new home for podcasters brings together all the information that matters so creators can get in touch with their listeners. With a major push on podcasts in the last year Spotify have been building…

iHeartMedia Using Their 850 Radio Stations to Build Their Own Podcasting Network and Audience for Advertisers

iHeartMedia is planning to harness the power of their 850 radio stations to build out their own podcasting network and audience to bring in more advertisers and advertising dollars. iHeartMedia just announced Sunday Night Podcasts,…

The Obama’s partner with Spotify for exclusive podcasts

You might not know the former President and his First Lady have a production company but now they’re coming to your favourite streaming services. President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are partnering their production company…