Online Music

Best Songs of 2014: Soundcloud and Bandcamp Edition

Todd Cochran | Posted 05.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Todd Cochran

It's not that there are more bands, it's just that the distribution method has evolved. To find new music takes more patience than ever. I find that Bandcamp and Soundcloud as a never-ending treasure island of amazing new music.

Music Fans Still Love Physical Formats

Iain McNay | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Iain McNay

On the one hand, people are not paying for recorded music in the way that they used to; on the other, a large proportion of those who do, still prefer something tangible they can hold in their hand.

Spotify Launches Browser App In Beta

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK Tech

Spotify has launched an early preview of an in-browser version of its popular music streaming service. The site, which has opened in a limited beta...

The World's Hottest Digital Music Spots Mapped

PaidContent | Posted 14.07.2012 | UK Tech

Record labels' new-found enthusiasm for ending their iTunes dependence has created an opportunity for new digital music services....

Last FM Discover Launches New Independent Artists App

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 13.02.2012 | UK Tech

Independent music is now easier to find, as Discover, the new emerging artists music app launches on the website. 2 million niche ...

Facebook F8 Livestream: Watch It Here

Melanie Hick | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK Tech

Facebook's f8 developers conference will be streamed live here at 5:30pm Greenwich meantime today, 22nd September 2011. "Read. Watch. Listen." is ...

The Future Of Online Music: Top 5 Tools To Organise Your Playlist

Melanie Hick | Posted 07.11.2011 | UK Tech

On the train to work you’re plugged in to your iPhone. The livestreaming radio drops out as you head underground and you switch to your iPod. If you...

The Problem With MySpace Music...

Steve Levine | Posted 01.10.2011 | UK Entertainment
Steve Levine

During the height of its popularity MySpace Music was synonymous with youth, cutting edge and cool. However, fast forward just a few years and it is a different story. Press reports indicate that News Corp has sold on the company for a diminished $35m, and an estimated 1m US users are leaving MySpace Music every month. So what went wrong?