Warner Music work with Mixcloud to monetise online indie radio

British radio streamers Mixcloud have signed a massive deal with Warner that will license Warner Music Group music for use on their radio shows. Mixcloud and Warner Music Group have signed a deal that enters…

Soon you can play adventure games on Amazon Echo & Google Home speakers

Amazon’s home speaker has revolutionised the idea of a home assistant and now with help from the BBC the Echo is about to get a whole lot cooler. The BBC are working with Rosina Sound…

Introducing the new radio app playing Beats 1 on Apple Watch

Apple Watch is getting a new dedicated Radio app so you can stream playlists, news stations, and the always live Beats 1 Radio, all without an iPhone. The expensive, but definitely not pointless, Apple Watches…

LiveXLive double down, acquiring Slacker Radio and Snap Interactive

Just days after LiveXLive bought Snap Interactive they’ve gone and purchased Slacker Radio to combine resources and assert their relevance. On Monday LiveXLive media started their work week by acquiring video streaming company Snap Interactive. Now…

Digital radio is super popular accounting for almost 50% of radio listening

As we see streaming take over music all around the world radio is going digital as well, confirms a new study. RAJAR have revealed their latest data, comparing Q2 2017 to Q2 2016 and showing…

BBC step up to replace Glastonbury as the festival takes a hiatus

The BBC are stepping up to fill the Glastonbury-shaped hole in 2018 as the festival takes a break for fallow. Glastonbury announced earlier this year that they would be taking a break for a year…

Pandora add even more promotional tools for indie artists on AMP

Pandora have enhanced their AMP platform with a bunch of new features to help promote artists and customise their profiles. Pandora have a bunch of tools to help artists get their name out there, particularly…

Hackers attack 8tracks spreading millions of accounts’ details

The popular radio and playlist streaming site 8tracks has been hacked loosing details of roughly 18 million accounts onto the Dark Web. 8track users will have to be careful in the coming weeks as the…

Pandora’s CEO is confirmed leaving taking the CMO and President with him

Recent rumours have been confirmed as Tim Westergren is leaving Pandora, the music streaming service he helped to found. Rumours spread earlier this week that Pandora’s CEO Tim Westergren will be leaving his place at the…

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…