Spotify’s latest podcast moves: $20 million deal with Omnicom

Spotify have signed a huge $20 million advertising deal with Omnicon as podcasts become a major priority for the music streaming service. This new deal with Omnicom Media Group in their “largest global, strategic podcast…

DC Comics are creating podcasts exclusively on Spotify

The world famous comic-cum-film-cum-everything franchise are bringing out brand new podcasts to be available exclusively on Spotify. Yesterday I wrote about Kim Kardashian West signing an exclusive podcast deal with Spotify and I wondered how…

Spotify nab Kim Kardashian West for their latest exclusive podcast series

Kim joins Spotify’s ever-growing podcast platform alongside the likes of the Obama’s and Joe Rogan. Last week the Wall Street Journal broke the news that Spotify have spent out on another huge personality for exclusive…

Deezer brings podcasts to everyone in Israel

The French music streaming service aren’t missing out on the growing podcast world and are now making theirs available in Israel. Whilst many might not realise it with Spotify’s growing domination in the podcast game,…

BBC Sounds expand their chill out and exercise playlists

BBC Sounds have updated their Mindful Mix and Pace Setter mixes with new tunes from top artists. The BBC released their BBC Sounds app around two years ago now, as a home for its live…

Spotify’s Sound Up program helps “underrepresented podcasters” around the world boost their content

Spotify are expanding their Sound Up program to support up-and-coming podcasters with expert advice on making a great show. Spotify have opened applications in the US to Sound Up 2020, the third year for their…

Apple launch audio stories in News+ from magazines and news outlets

Apple have quietly launched a new blend of podcasts and news in their News+ app to keep users updated by audio. Apple’s news app has launched a beta version for a new slew of content…

Amazon look to compete with Spotify’s growing monopoly on podcasts

In the quest to move beyond music streaming Spotify have nabbed some of the world’s biggest podcasts but they may find a competitor in Amazon. Last week Spotify announced that Joe Rogan was moving his…

The best distribution service for trance music

Get your music online today and start monetizing worldwide, across Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes, YouTube, Amazon Music, Deezer, SoundCloud, Tidal and many more. At RouteNote we approve all kinds of genres and styles. Even if…

Visualize Spotify’s concurrent listeners with their ‘Listening Together’ campaign

Audio connects us even in a time where family and friends are apart. Spotify’s newest ‘Listening Together’ campaign hope to show you these connections in real-time. According to Spotify, every moment 30,000 people press play…