Trip Advisor now plays location themed music in it’s app from Google Play Music

In a bizarrely brilliant partnership Trip Advisor have integrated Google Play Music into their Android app so you can listen to playlists on locations you’re looking at. Explore the world through music. From today on the…

Songza to Shut Down and Transfer Into Google Play Music

Songza, famed for their expertly curated playlists, are officially becoming part of Google Play Music after Google acquired them last July. Songza have revealed that they will shut down on January 31st, but it’s not…

Google Play Music Offering Free, Ad-Supported Service

Google Play Music announced yesterday that they will be offering a free, ad-supported version allowing users access to their catalogue of 30 million songs free of charge. Until now Google Play Music has used a…

Google Play Music All Access Starts Rolling Out Songza Powered Playlists Outside of the US and First Stop is the UK

Google Play Music is starting to rollout Songza powered playlists to countries outside of the US. The first stop for the new Songza powered playlists is the UK. Google believes that they playlists will provide…

Amazon Acquire Digital Music Store Amie Street, but Good Bye Business Model

[amiestreet] Amie Street has been acquired and merged into Amazon. Amie Street allowed customers to purchase digital downloads at a price that was dependent upon the popularity of the track. Over time a lot of artists tried out the service, songs were downloaded over 10 million times.