Music

  • Need Music For A Video? Jukedeck’s AI Composer Makes Cheap, Custom Soundtracks

    Need Music For A Video? Jukedeck’s AI Composer Makes Cheap, Custom Soundtracks

    Everyone can shoot video but few can record or afford a legal soundtrack. Until now. With Jukedeck’s new artificial intelligence music composition technology, creators can get a cheap, royalty free soundtrack custom-made for their video. Jukedeck users don’t even need musical talent. They just select the mood, style, tempo and length, and Jukedeck returns a unique song to match… Read More

  • Spotify Claims Streaming Music Throne Worldwide, But Pandora Is Still Top Service In U.S.

    Spotify Claims Streaming Music Throne Worldwide, But Pandora Is Still Top Service In U.S.

    Spotify is the world’s top streaming music service in terms of active users, downloads and revenue, according to a new music-focused report out this morning from App Annie. However, while Spotify bested last year’s top streaming music app Pandora Radio from a global standpoint, Pandora is still strong in the U.S. where it remains the number one streaming service by active users… Read More

  • Vevo Follows YouTube Music’s Debut With An Upgraded Music App Of Its Own

    Vevo Follows YouTube Music’s Debut With An Upgraded Music App Of Its Own

    Following today’s launch of the anticipated YouTube Music application, music video streaming app Vevo, which distributes videos to YouTube and counts Google as an investor, is also introducing a new experience of its own. The company today is rolling out a completely revamped mobile app, initially on iOS, which reimagines the Vevo application as one that’s focused more heavily… Read More

  • Upthere Launches Its Home And Camera Apps Into Beta

    Upthere Launches Its Home And Camera Apps Into Beta

    The company that built the “computer in the cloud” from scratch to take the heavy lifting away from our devices, Upthere, has launched their apps into beta, letting in those who signed up for an invite in slowly. Upthere Home and Upthere Camera for iOS, Android and Mac are now live, and I’ve been playing with them for a better part of the last week. The service is free during… Read More

  • Spotify Turns Its Recommendation Engine To Concerts

    Spotify Turns Its Recommendation Engine To Concerts

    Spotify’s ability to personalize its music recommendations is getting another big boost today, with the launch of a new feature that will now point its users to area concerts they may like to attend. Similar to how Spotify suggests songs in its popular weekly playlists, the “Concerts” feature leverages data about users’ listening behavior, and will update its… Read More

  • Facebook Debuts “Music Stories,” A New Way To Discover And Share Songs From Spotify And Apple Music

    Facebook Debuts “Music Stories,” A New Way To Discover And Share Songs From Spotify And Apple Music

    Facebook announced this morning a new feature called “Music Stories,” that will allow users to better discover new music or share tracks with their friends. Essentially a new post format for Facebook, Music Stories integrates with Spotify and Apple Music to provide a 30-second preview of the shared song or album that can be played directly on Facebook itself. Read More

  • SoundCloud Rolls Out A Dedicated App For Creators

    SoundCloud Rolls Out A Dedicated App For Creators

    SoundCloud, a top 5 Music app on both iOS and Android, has today released a new mobile application aimed specifically at artists and creators. Called SoundCloud Pulse, the app allows its users to share their sounds publicly and privately, track their stats and performance, reply to comments, and follow other users. The company says a more advanced feature set is already in the works, and… Read More

  • Virgin America And Spotify Team Up For Free Inflight Music Streaming

    Virgin America And Spotify Team Up For Free Inflight Music Streaming

    Today, Virgin America announced a partnership with Spotify to give its customers free music streaming as part of its ViaStat program, which also includes Netflix streaming. ViaStat has gone on record saying it can deliver “12 megabits per second download speeds to each seat,” which is faster than anything I’ve ever experienced on a flight. Plus, video streaming is usually… Read More

  • Music Download Site eMusic Gets Acquired Again, This Time By Israeli Media Startup TriPlay

    Music Download Site eMusic Gets Acquired Again, This Time By Israeli Media Startup TriPlay

    Yet more consolidation afoot in the world of digital music, and a new chapter for eMusic, one of the very first sites that let you download music in the form of MP3 files. The company has been acquired by TriPlay, a startup based out of Israel and NYC that operates various online media services, including MyMusicCloud. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed but we understand from… Read More

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