Anghami are bringing podcasts to the Middle East and North Africa

Music streaming is becoming bigger in the MENA region and native streamers Anghami are betting on podcasts being the next big thing. Anghami is a music streaming service from Lebanon that wanted to bring the…

Pandora Stories let you tell your own tale through playlists

Pandora have introduced Stories, a way for creators to share playlists that are glued together with the narrative feel of a podcast. Pandora Stories is a valuable new tool that the music streaming service have…

Daniel Ek explains Spotify’s future in audio – not just music

In a new statement Daniel Ek discusses the future for Spotify as they move beyond music streaming to become an all-round audio platform in an ever-changing industry. Spotify’s founder and CEO, Daniel Ek has written…

Spotify want to make 2019 the year of the podcasts

Spotify continue to dominate music streaming worldwide and as they look to the year ahead after a phenomenal year in streaming they’re focusing on areas outside of music. After the most phenomenal year for music…

Spotify reveal the biggest songs and artists of 2018

2019 is almost here and as we start to wave goodbye to 2018 and all of the great new music it’s brought us, Spotify have revealed which tracks, artists, playlists, and podcasts people have been…

Pandora’s amazing genome project is making podcasts personal

Pandora redefined music discovery with their Music Genome Project which analyses the ‘genes’ of music to find similarities and differences on a minute level. Now they’re bringing that technology to podcasts for an all new…

Fiesta with iHeartRadio launching in Mexico next week

Mexico can get ready for the ultimate online radio experience, with iHeartRadio bringing hundreds of radio stations there this weekend. The world’s favourite place to go for radio streaming online is bringing it’s services to…

UMG music is all good on Mixcloud now with a new deal

SoundCloud rival Mixcloud have shaped their own path in the new world of music streaming and with a new deal that path’s horizons broaden further. British streaming service Mixcloud have just signed a deal with…

Upload Your Podcasts Directly to Spotify for Free – Spotify Opens It Up To Everyone

Spotify has opened up their podcasting section to all anyone to upload their podcasts to the service. Spotify won’t be hosting the podcasts directly. Instead, producers will provide the streaming service with a link to…

Deezer Has Seen Strong Growth in Podcast Streams Over the Past Year

Deezer has announced that their monthly podcasting streams has risen by 146% globally since 2017. This is a great growth percentage, but its a little pointless if you don’t know from what base (eg. 146%…