Google Play Music gets a Discover Weekly-type feature at long last

Google have introduced their own version of Spotify’s massively popular Discover Weekly playlist, exclusive for Samsung Galaxy S8. In April Samsung released their new Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone. Last month Samsung made Google Play Music…

Pandora Radio get a $480 million investment from Sirius XM

Recent rumours come to a close¬†as Sirius XM plugs a massive $480 million into Pandora, quashing suggestions that they were looking to acquire Pandora outright. Recent rumours in the industry had spread word that there…

Vox are going miniature with tiny new amps and radios

Vox are scaling down, on size not quality, revealing a bunch of new speakers that are small enough to stash in your bag and still powerful enough to melt some faces. Vox have announced 3…

Pandora gets a $150 million investment as it decides whether to sell

Music streamers Pandora just received a big lump of funding whilst the company themselves mull their future, with a potential sale on the horizon. Pandora Media revealed on Monday that an investment of $150 million…

SiriusXM just spent over $100m to buy car tech-makers Automatic

American internet and satellite radio broadcasters Sirius XM have bought Automatic, the “connected” car company in a giant $100 million deal. SiriusXM aren’t strangers to having their products in cars, being in charge of radio…

With $20 billion debt iHeartMedia’s 110m weekly listeners may not be enough to save them

Despite being the largest owner of radio stations in the entire US, iHeartMedia worry about making it to the end of the year as their “ability to continue is a going concern”. iHeartMedia, the company…

Apple Music have more listeners than Spotify despite 20m+ less subscribers

New analysis shows that despite Spotify’s 100 million+ users, Apple Music apparently have the upper hand with their 20-30 million subscribers. Spotify have been the leaders of music streaming for the past few years now,…

Apple Music Beats 1 radio host Zane Lowe sees multiple stations in Beats 1’s future

Renowned radio DJ and head of Beats 1, Zane Lowe has revealed in an interview what he sees in the future of Apple’s 24-7 online radio station; even more stations. Zane Lowe, one of music’s…

iHeartRadio add 10m users in 7 months, now have over 100 million users

This morning digital radio giant iHeartRadio announced that they’ve reached an incredible milestone of 100 million registered users listening to their radio and podcasts. The digital music, podcast and live radio platform iHeartRadio has joined…

Pandora’s CEO says it’s not for sale, 2017 will be the year they make a profit

CEO of the massively popular online music service Pandora, Tim Westergren says there are no plans to sell the company as they will be profitable this year, despite falling stocks. Speaking to CNBC, Pandora CEO…