Spotify pinch from KROQ for new head of North American Programming

Spotify have enlisted a long-standing staple of LA’s famous radio station to lead their original programming for North America.  Dubbed by some as a ‘radio legend’ Kevin Weatherly has certainly had his impact on one…

USP Studios bring kids’ favourite music to streaming services worldwide with RouteNote

USP Studios joins the RouteNote family to bring their beloved and sensational music to even more children around the world. With over 1 BILLION monthly views, kids and fans are tuning in around the world…

Amazon’s new hire suggests they’re making original music content

Amazon have nabbed a new hire from Warner Bros. Records to potentially lead a move into brand new original content on their music platforms. Dan McCarroll has joined Amazon Music as the global head of…

BBC iPlayer look to overtake Netflix as the UK’s no.1 online video service

The BBC are looking to take the top spot from Netflix and become the most popular online Video on Demand (VOD) service in the UK over the next few years. BBC iPlayer is the online…

Vevo seek half a billion dollars for upcoming subscription service

Vevo are reportedly looking for a giant $500 million in funding as they prepare to launch their own subscription service. A report by the Financial Times reveals that Vevo have brought on Goldman Sachs to…

Stream BBC Radio in America as iPlayer Radio app launches in US

Americans can now stream BBC Radio with the iPlayer radio app featuring chart leading tracks on Radio 1 to the home of alternative music on Radio 6. The BBC is the UK’s number one radio…

Vevo Launching ‘Long Form Programming’ With Upcoming Subscription Service

Vevo’s future subscription service has been kept under wraps since it was announced in February but a new job advert might reveal some of what to expect. A job advert for a Head of Creative…

Spotify Producing 12 New Original Shows In Phase 1 Of Video Production Plans

Spotify have 12 new shows on the way covering pinnacle moments in music, the clashing of producers and a mockumentary starring Tim Robbins. Earlier this year in January Spotify launched a new section on their…