Goodbye Xbox Music, Hello Groove

Earlier this month Microsoft announced that they would be re-branding their music streaming service ‘Xbox Music’ to Groove, coinciding with the release of Windows 10. Windows 10 was released yesterday so Groove is now upon…

Amazon Prime Music Streaming Now in UK

Amazon Prime Music was introduced to the US over a year ago, offering around 1 million tracks for streaming and download, and Amazon has now introduced it’s streaming service to the UK, the first country…

Deezer’s New Integration – A First For Music Streaming

Deezer is now integrating with If This Then That (IFTTT), a web service that allows users to automate various actions between apps, for a first in Music Streaming history. What this means for Deezer is…

Xbox Music Mobile Apps Update Allows Cloud Music Streaming

Microsoft updated their Xbox Music application for iOS and Android this week with the biggest new feature being the ability to stream your songs from OneDrive, Microsoft’s cloud storage service. This means that you can…

YouTube Music Streaming on Google Chrome

The extension, Streamus, essentially turns YouTube into a music player which plays in Google Chrome without having to keep a separate tab open for YouTube and allows you to compile your own playlists of music…

Google Cast Audio – Stream Music To Networked Speakers

On the Apple side, AirPlay is a way to wirelessly stream audio to speakers hooked up to your home wifi, or stream video to your Apple TV. In 2013 Google released the Chromecast. A USB-sized…

Meridian Unveil MQA – Efficient Hi-Res Audio

Some recent advances in tech and new devices have pushed hi-res music closer to the public, but there are still a number of factors that are holding this shift from entering the mainstream. The size…

Flexson VinylPlay – Streaming Records

Record players and vinyl has been in the ‘niche’ category of music listening for the last few decades. VinylPlay hopes to propel records into 2014. Connect it up to a Sonos speaker, and with the…

Listen to Gold Panda Debut Album – Lucky Shiner

Gold Panda has been getting some amazing press lately, a lot of people have been saying he is amazing live. Gold Panda has just announced his debut album, Lucky Shiner, which is due out in October.

New Laura Marling Album Available To Stream

Everything Laura Marling touches seems to turn to gold. Her past romantic liasons have both preceded breakthrough musical success, first for ex-boyfriend Charlie Fink and Noah and the Whale, and then for current beau Marcus…