Spotify might possibly be in the news for the capacity of its payouts to artists, but a new application released on the streaming program is a reminder that there is more to its catalog than music.

Official Comedy is the first Spotify application to concentrate on comedy. It was released today by US media company Bedrocket Media Ventures as a spin-off from its Official Comedy channel on YouTube.

Its Spotify application is based around playlists for comedians and styles. The former range from Monty Python, Billy Connolly and Bill Hicks to current stars including Aziz Ansari, Louis C.K. and Sarah Silverman. Continue reading “Spotify have the comedy app” »

Spotify apparently will add the Oasis back catalog “in the near future”.

That’s based on Music Week, which has talked to the band’s record label about whether or not the Oasis back catalogue will ever make its way to the Swedish music program, or whether or not the Pretty Green firm will allow it Slide Away.

Although A few Might State that the Gallagher brothers are not likely to be too irritated about reaching a deal with Spotify, Ignition Records director John Leahy stated otherwise, meaning that the band’s abums such as Definitely Maybe and Morning Glorywill be added any day today.

“It is the circumstance that historically the Oasis catalogue isn’t on Spotify in the UK, but we’re speaking with Spotify at the moment to deal with that – and it will be addressed very soon,” he is cited as having said.

Ignition co-owner Alec McKinlay added, “It’s simply a matter of timing. If you’re dealing with artists in any part of the industry, you need to engage with fans in the way they would like you to.”

That will be pleasant news for Oasis lovers, with a few people on the Spotify forum moaning about the lack of Oasis tunes on the program.
Spotify’s most recent big named band additions have included Metallica and Pink Floyd, which the program added after Wish You Were Here strike one million listens. Here’s wishing that after Oasis, Led Zepplin will obtain a Whole Lotta Love from the service too.
Spotify was not instantly accessible for comment, and it’s still not clear when we could expect the Oasis tracks to arrive.

It’s exactly about competition. Stockholm based Spotify, right now facing different competition from Google and Apple’s streaming music services, has chose to hire 130 engineers. New York City, planning to become an east coast existence in the technology world, really wants to grab those job openings. Therefore New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg merged with Spotify to declare that the latter will fill these 130 openings, ironically, in the Big Apple. Not just would this raise the head count of Spotify staff to 200, it would certainly mean that nearly all the company would work in the media capital of the world.

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Today, Spotify made a large announcement: The company is growing its local presence, with intends to hire an extra 130 technicians in the end of 2014. That will make New York home to the company’s biggest office outdoors of Stockholm, with the bulk of the workers being engineers.

Instead of just sending a press release or flying in Frank Ocean, the firm had Mayor Bloomberg deliver the news at their present home in the Google building.

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Spotify’s immediate music-streaming service now has actually 10 million registered individuals worldwide. According to the business, three million of those are paying consumers who subscribe to the Premium (£9.99 per month)  or Unlimited bundles(£4.99 per month) . It’s still feasible to listen to its 15 million approximately tracks cost-free too, though there are some usage limits nowadays (which we will check out quickly).

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If you ‘d like to work for Twitter, reside in L.A., and don’t know a join from a conditional however have excellent connections in the UNITED STATE music industry, you’re in luck.

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Google formally launched its streaming music service at this year’s I/O Conference on Wednesday. The service, called All Access, is an attempt to challenge Spotify, but there are plenty of artists worried about who stands to lose in a future where individuals pay subscription charges for access to a songs collection instead of dishing out small sums to download songs.

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Spotify‘s immediate music-streaming service now has actually 10 million signed up individuals worldwide. According to the business, three million of those are paying customers who register for the Premium  or Unlimited  bundles. It’s still feasible to pay attention to its 15 million approximately tracks cost-free too, though there are some usage limits these days (which we will explore soon).

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Rumors are distributing that the music program may just be packaged alongside Google’s YouTube so that they can help take advantage of the video site’s attraction to music videos, based on a Fortune report published today.
The report suggests that the YouTube music service, which currently has support from two main music companies, would operate on a paid subscription-based model and probably provide users with an ad-free experience. The YouTube subscription service also wouldn’t remove from the company’s efforts to make a digital music locker with Google Play.

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Now, I am sure you have actually become aware of Spotify. Think iTunes … just complimentary. Spotify permits individuals to stream practically anything you can think of totally free. The free version does have ads, but for just $9.99 a month you can get access without these ads. The paid version likewise enables you to gain access to Spotify on your mobile device and your tablet. (Most of us right here at IMAVEX have the premium account.).

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