Spotify tell its global employees they can work from home until 2021

According to a recently reported memo, Spotify has invited employees to continue working from home until the end of the year. In a phased approach, Spotify are allowing employees to continue working from home until…

Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland monetise SoundCloud plays

SoundCloud Premier monetisation has launched in four new countries meaning that artists can get paid for their plays in these countries. Today, SoundCloud Premier monetisation goes live in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, and Finland. This means…

Google Translate goes on tour introducing multi-lingual concert shows

In an epic re-imagining of what Google Translate could be used for they’re going on a music tour around Europe. It’s been 11 years since Google Translate first launched to help the world understand each…

Basically half of all Swedes and Norwegian’s pay for music streaming

48% of people in Sweden and Norway have paid music streaming services like Spotify, with Nord’s in general loving streaming music. YouGov have discovered some really interesting facts about the popularity of music streaming in…

Video Tour of Sebastian Mullaerts Home Recording Studio

Take a tour around Sebastian Mullaerts home studio. The studio is situated in a small Swedish village and in a very small house beside woodlands. It’s now home to his extensive collection of gear from…

Spotify launch The Equalizer Project to promote female equality in the music industry

Spotify and songwriter Max Martin are joining together to promote diversity in the workplace by promoting women in the music industry. The Equalizer Project is a Swedish initiative that aims to highlight the gender divide…

Daniel Ek takes place of Martin Lorentzon as Spotify’s chairman

Martin Lorentzon has stepped down as chairman at Spotify for a smaller role as Spotify chief executive Daniel Ek takes his place. Martin Lorentzon co-founded the world’s most successful streaming service, Spotify, with Daniel Ek…

Artist Takeover: Jim Yosef – EDM/Electronic Playlist Direct from Sweden

Jim Yosef is an electronic artist from Sweden and he has control of the Artist Takeover this week.

Alan Walker Has Been Steady at Number 1 in Norway, Sweden and Denmark in the Spotify Charts

Alan Walker is an electronic artist from Norway who has been working with RouteNote for quite some time. Recently Alan Walker was lucky enough to sign a great new management team as well as a…

Sweden Loves Streaming!

In the birth place of streaming giants Spotify and SoundCloud, Sweden love streaming! In fact, according to Music Business Worldwide 2014 statistics, 80% of all music sales in Sweden come directly from streaming services such…