YouTube are improving parental control for tweens and teens on the platform

YouTube announce they are creating a better viewing experience for those too old for YouTube Kids and too young for regular YouTube.

Stream 70m songs on Amazon Music through Google TV and Android TV with the new app

Streaming service Amazon Music is now available through Google’s smart TV interfaces Google TV and Android TV.

Deezer launch the Japanese Music channel – a selection of playlists that capture the sounds and culture of Japan

Step aside K-pop, as J-pop takes the world by storm. Deezer hopes their new channel will bring the sounds of Japan to the rest of the world.

How to filter your Spotify Liked Songs by genre or mood

Spotify are rolling out a handy new feature that allows you to simply tap a genre or mood to filter your Liked Songs playlist.

How can I distribute music for free?

With RouteNote, free distribution is easy, as well as several other key tools for independent artists and labels.

Twitch swap out Metallica’s heavy metal for Zelda-like music in order to avoid a DMCA takedown

Performing at last weekend’s virtual BlizzCon on Twitch, Metallica’s heavy metal music transitioned quite suddenly.

YouTube permanently close their physical Spaces in Berlin, London, Los Angeles, New York, Paris, Rio and Tokyo

YouTube Space are putting a heavier focus on their virtual and pop-up events as they close several physical locations.

Noveto’s SoundBeamer 1.0 that beams music to your ears only, launches on Kickstarter for $345

The Noveto SoundBeamer 1.0 Bluetooth speaker is now on Kickstarter, with a Super Early Bird price of $345.

Hoobastank’s listeners jump 1,757% after a TikTok trend promotes ‘The Reason’ 17 years after release

A viral TikTok trend increases Hoobastank’s listeners by 1,757%, in the wake of the “I’m not a perfect person” challenge.

How do music distribution companies work?

Music distribution companies take the music you send them and pass it on to online stores and streaming services.