Apple Music launch two new stations and rebrand Beats 1

Apple launch new live stations Apple Music Hits and Apple Music Country, as well as rebrand Beats 1 to Apple Music 1. Apple Music was launched in 2015 alongside the debut of Beats 1, Apple’s…

TikTok announce a $200m Creator Fund in the US

TikTok dedicate $200m to support their creators in the US. Applications open in August for those that hit their criteria. TikTok’s Creator Fund will be distributed to select creators over the coming year and will…

Pandora are launching Interactive Voice Ads beta

Want to hear more of the Pandora ad? Just reply “Yes” to your phone. Interactive Voice Ads are now launching in beta. In April last year, Pandora showed interest in the idea of interacting with…

Spotify will launch in Russia next week, reports suggest

Spotify are finally launching their music streaming service in Russia after years of attempts. At least, that’s what reports are suggesting from Music Business Worldwide who say that Spotify will launch in Russia next Wednesday,…

Apple Music has launched in 52 new countries!

Apple aren’t leaving anyone on lockdown with a whopping new roster of countries that can now stream music on their service. Today, April 21st, Apple Music has expanded the countries it’s available in by almost…

Disney+ hit 50 million subs in just five months

After launching last November in limited markets, video streaming service Disney+ has since expanded to over fifteen territories and signed up 50m subscribers. Disney+ announced they had 26.5 million subscribers at the end of 2019….

Rekordbox now syncs your DJ mixes into Dropbox

Pioneer’s leading DJ software has teamed up with Dropbox so you can easily pack your mixes up and find them again wherever you are. Rekordbox is a favourite of DJs who turn to computers to…

Quibi’s new video streaming service officially launches

The new video streaming service that meets YouTube and Netflix in the middle has launched for iPhones. Quibi is short for ‘quick bites’. It’s a new video streaming service that differs from any other. All…

Huawei gets the approval of all 3 major labels for Spotify rivalling music app

Huawei Music has launched in Europe to take on the plethora of music streaming services with over 50 million tracks. Chinese phone, tech and software developers Huawei have launched a brand new music streaming service…

MIDI 2.0 is on the way, but will it launch in 2020?

This year MIDI gets even better bringing more capability to instruments, better connections that communicate both ways, and much more. MIDI connections have been a vital part of electronic music, particularly with modern production and…