Microsoft Groove update brings Spotify-like music discovery features

Microsoft’s music streaming service Groove have unveiled a new feature to Windows Insider users that aims to take on Spotify’s popular Discover Weekly feature. Groove Music hasn’t really made a whole lot of noise since…

Spotify expanding personalisation after Discover Weekly’s 5 billion streams

Spotify’s Discover Weekly playlists have been an incredible success and one of Spotify’s distinguishing features against competitors, and now it’s informing future products from Spotify. Discover Weekly is a playlist, updated every monday, that brings…

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…

SongKick Partner with YouTube to Offer Concert Suggestions

Songkick has just partnered with YouTube to offer concert suggestions to users. Songkick is a live music recommendation and discovery service which helps users find out when certain bands are playing in their area.

Shazam Launch Shazam Encore iPhone App for Music Charts, Recommendations and Car Mode

Yesterday Shazam announced a new iPhone application called Shazam Encore. Shazam Encore is a premium version of the company’s existing iPhone app. New features include: Quicker tagging Music recommendations Charts Car mode to automatically tag…