How to Set Up Your Own Spotify Rival to Stream Music for Free

If you’re looking to get your music fix today, chances are you’ll open up a streaming service such as Spotify, or Apple Music. But despite the ubiquity of these apps, there are artists who maintain exclusivity on their work: Jay Z’s 4:44 is still not on Spotify, Beyoncé’s Lemonade is only on Tidal, and Adele’s 25 didn’t hit […]

Google Home now supports purchased and uploaded songs on Google Play Music

Google Play Music is one of the more versatile services, even on the add supported free tier, which allows you to upload up to 50,000 of your own MP3 files which you can then stream through the service. Google Home only allowed you to stream music from its on-demand collection of music until today. Support […]

Leading Into Prime Day, Amazon Offers 4 Months of Music Unlimited for $0.99 – Deal Alert

Amazon’s Music Unlimited service is typically offered at $9.99/month, but Amazon has activated a special promotion as a teaser to their upcoming Prime Day on July 11. The promotion just dropped today and gets you 4 months of their Music Unlimited service for just $0.99, if you’re a Prime member (or have a 30 day […]

Baby Driver took its inspiration from an old, obscure British music video

If Baby Driver felt like a feature-length, slightly more filled out version of a music video, that’s because it is. The inspiration for Baby Driver came to Wright a decade ago when Wright directed a music video for the band Mint Royale’s “Blue Song.” The video, which Wright directed after his cult sitcom Spaced came to an end and before he […]

Google Welcomes Podcasts to Music Store

Remember Google Listen? The podcast app by Google that took your audio RSS feeds from Google reader and played them then on Android smartphones? Unfortunately, the service was terminated in August 2012. However, in a surprising reincarnation, Google has jumped back into the podcast world, adding podcasts to Google Play Music in a move that […]

Apple Music Out of Beta on Android; Gets Equaliser Settings and More

HIGHLIGHTS Apple Music on Android comes out of beta stage Apple Music updated to version 1.0.0 on Android Update includes equaliser settings and stability improvements Apple Music for Android was launched back in November last year as a beta, but nine months later, it has finally come out of its beta stage and been upgraded […]