Facebook buys studio behind Roblox-style games platform Crayta

What does Facebook Gaming’s purchase of game creation platform Crayta have to do with the music industry? Roblox’s use of music could offer a clue.

Discord Ends Negations With Microsoft And Remains An Independent Company

Talks between Microsoft and Discord have broken down and the gaming focused voice chat software will remain an independent company, for now.

RØDE Connect is a free podcasting and streaming app for recording up to four microphones at once

The new Windows and Mac software from RØDE allows you to record up to four NT-USB Mini microphones simultaneously.

Top 10 Video Game Soundtracks of 2020

Now that the finish line of 2020 is in sight, we’re looking back over this endless year and pulling together some of the highlights from the music world. Here are 10 of the best game soundtracks that we’ve heard this year.

Almost 90% of YouTube videos get fewer than 1,000 views

An analysis from Pex shows that 88.4% of videos don’t surpass 1,000 views on YouTube, and that less than 1% exceed 100,000 views. Pex analysed all public data on the platform up until 31st December…

Live streaming platform Caffeine raise $113m in funding

Gaming, entertainment and creative arts live broadcaster Caffeine raises $113 million in Series D funding. Caffeine are a competitor to live streaming platforms such as Twitch and YouTube, launching out of beta in November last…

Microsoft are shutting down Mixer and transitioning to Facebook Gaming

Microsoft and Xbox are shutting down live streaming Twitch competitor, Mixer with all content transitioning to Facebook Gaming on July 22nd. Despite huge signings with Tyler “Ninja” Blevins, Michael “Shroud” Grzesiek, Cory “King Gothalion” Michael…

The Joe Rogan Experience moves exclusively to Spotify

On September 1st this year, the entire Joe Rogan Experience catalogue and all future episodes will move to Spotify, and be removed from all other platforms later this year. After signed a deal for an…

Red Light Management’s gaming subsidiary partner with HyperX

Hit Command a subsidiary of Red Light Management, sign a partnership with gaming and eSports company HyperX, hoping to bridge the gap between gaming and music. The two companies will host a series of online…