Tag: spotify

Audio, Radio

RAJAR MIDAS – Winter 2016

It has been a while since I’ve properly looked at RAJAR’s MIDAS survey, and it really does bear some close attention because it...

Music

The End of Digital Downloads?

That’ll teach me for writing this too quickly. I based this on a Digital Music News report which was published Wednesday evening UK...

Internet, Radio

YouTube v Radio

I'm expecting a strong response from @matt @adambowie @DavidLloydRADIO and @Radiocentre https://t.co/xkiklRp7my — Phil Riley...

Audio, Internet, Music

Amazon Prime Music – Filling A Hole

Back over the summer, Amazon launched its Prime Music offering in the UK. Anybody who pays Amazon £79 a year, for it’s free next day...

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

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...

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...

Music, Radio

Spotify and Meghan Trainor

A week or so ago I popped in for a couple of sessions of an interesting music tech conference held in the BBC Radio Theatre called On the...