8tracks Adds Analytics and Better Recommendations

8tracks, the streaming underdogs, have added some new features, to give users and creators a better overall experience. 8tracks allows users to create playlists of any genre using YouTube links. Updates now allow users who…

Update to SoundHound Sees Rdio Integration

Along with speed increase, the music recognition app SoundHound 6.2 allows you to add tagged songs to a Rdio playlist from the app. Once connected with Rdio, SoundHounders will simply have to tap the “Rdio…

Rdio Upgrades iOS App with Playlist Editing and Reviews

Rdio has just upgraded their iOS application with Playlist editing and Reviews. First up is playlist editing. Now, you can update your playlists from your iPhone or iPod touch — in addition to creating playlists…

Playlisting – How to Create a Spotify Playlist

How to Create a Playlist In the left hand navigation bar, click ‘+ New Playlist’. Give your playlist a name and hit enter. Search among millions of songs from Spotify’s catalog. Add a song to…

NME 50 Best Tracks of 2011

NME has released their 50 best tracks of 2011 playlist via Spotify. It has been an amazing year in music and there are a huge amount of great tracks on this playlist. Listen now!

Songs That Make You Go Ungh…

A small selection of songs (mostly inspired by the fact that Weezer have a new album out and ‘Hash Pipe’ was an awesome track for this sort of thing), that probably show the average age…

The Friday Playlist – Inexcusable Rock

The absolute best/worst of stadium and dad rock for you this week. It’s probably best to listen to this over your headphones, unless your co-workers have a good sense of humour, or are fans of…

The Self Indulgent Friday Playlist – Post Turkey Edition

If you’re anything like me at the moment, you’ll be fed up to the back teeth with meat, leaking bread sauce at every pore, and emanating a low, sprout-related rumble. It is for this reason…

God’s Chosen Musicians

All that Gregorian Chanting and those dreadful dreary hymns are *so* last epoch! God’s representative on Earth, his Holiness Pope Benedict the 16th has (for the Lord’s own ineffable reasons) got a myspace account, and…

The Self Indulgent Friday Playlist: Classical (Pop)

Another Friday, another playlist. A few of my favourite classical pieces to waft you through the last few working hours of the week – I’m sure that these are cringingly pop to anyone who knows…