Tag: music

Radio

Super-serving Men 20-44

Today we finally heard a few details* about the relaunch of Xfm as Radio X. The much mooted re-branding sees Chris Moyles take over...

Music

A Curious Case of Google Play Music

Note: See multiple updates on this story at the end. I use Google Play Music as my primary music service. That is, Google Play Music hosts...

Music

How Should Spotify Pay For Its Music?

Yesterday I got into a bit of a discussion with James Cridland on Facebook about the rights and wrongs of how services like Spotify...

Music

Releasing a Soundtrack Album

This is a small frustration, and quite possibly it’s specific to me, but why are record labels so tardy in releasing soundtrack...

Music

Apple, Spotify and a Binary Way of Selling Music

Apple Music is now up and running. If you have an iPhone, you’ll be pestered to update your device, and a new Music app will appear...

Music

Music Tourists

There’s been a new report published by UK Music, the consortium that supports the UK music industry’s political needs. Wish You...

Media, Music, Radio

Apple Music

So now we finally know the details of Apple Music. I won’t go through all the details because every site on the planet has already...

Music, Technology

Thoughts on Tidal and Streaming Music Services

I’m still not really clear about Tidal – the music streaming service. There was some kind of hideous press conference with lots...

Technology

A Portable Music Player

When I was thinking about my future options for a home for my digital music library once I’ve breached Google’s 20,000 song...

Music, Technology

19,013 Songs

That is what it says on my Google Play Music account. 19,013 songs. Look, I realise that all the cool kids are renting their music on...