Spotify are introducing an easier way than ever to find and buy event tickets

Spotify are bringing you personal recommendations for gigs and making it easier than ever to buy a ticket straight from Spotify. Spotify have partnered with AXS to offer personalised recommendations for gigs and simple, one-click…

Spotify buy French startup Niland, their 4th company in just 3 months

Spotify seem to be on a spending spree as they’ve just announced another startup purchase less than a month since their last acquisition. Spotify’s ambition for 2017 seems to be to build a Transformers style…

SoundCloud just dropped ‘The Upload’ a playlist of fresh, new music just for you

SoundCloud have just launched a brand new way of finding the best new music on their massive platform with a list tailored to your tastes. ‘The Upload’ is a brand new discovery feature from SoundCloud…

Spotify acquires MightyTV to expand personalisation and recommendations

This morning Spotify announced that they had bought content recommendation company MightyTV, bringing in it’s founder and CEO Brian Adams as vice president of technology. Brian Adams and MightyTV will join Spotify after their purchase…

Apple Music gets own Discover Weekly playlist with ‘My New Music Mix’

Apple are offering a sneak peek of the new changes coming soon with a new weekly playlist that is Apple Music’s answer to Spotify’s incredibly popular Discover Weekly playlists. On Friday Apple gave iOS 10…

SoundCloud aid music discovery with new feed of recommended music

SoundCloud look to cement themselves as a serious music streaming service with Discover, their first section dedicated to music recommendations based on what you like. SoundCloud have added an entire new section to their website…

Microsoft Groove update brings Spotify-like music discovery features

Microsoft’s music streaming service Groove have unveiled a new feature to Windows Insider users that aims to take on Spotify’s popular Discover Weekly feature. Groove Music hasn’t really made a whole lot of noise since…

Spotify expanding personalisation after Discover Weekly’s 5 billion streams

Spotify’s Discover Weekly playlists have been an incredible success and one of Spotify’s distinguishing features against competitors, and now it’s informing future products from Spotify. Discover Weekly is a playlist, updated every monday, that brings…

8tracks Adds Analytics and Better Recommendations

8tracks, the streaming underdogs, have added some new features, to give users and creators a better overall experience. 8tracks allows users to create playlists of any genre using YouTube links. Updates now allow users who…

SongKick Partner with YouTube to Offer Concert Suggestions

Songkick has just partnered with YouTube to offer concert suggestions to users. Songkick is a live music recommendation and discovery service which helps users find out when certain bands are playing in their area.