Tag Archives: Music

Spotify feels the heat from Apple Music, matches 6-person family plan for $14.99/mo

Spotify is clearly feeling the competition from Apple Music, and is now matching the Cupertino company’s family deal of $14.99 per month for up to six family members. This literally halves the cost of Spotify’s previous family membership, as well as extending it from five to six people … more…Filed under: Apple Music Tagged: Apple Music, Music,…


Apple Music adds student membership subscription at 50% discount, $4.99 per month

Apple is today introducing an Apple Music plan aimed at students. The service is identical in features to the standard plan but rather than paying $9.99 per month, qualifying students can subscribe to Apple Music for $4.99 per month. The offering is rolling out today in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, Australia and more countries (via…


India-focused streaming service Saavn expands into non-music content

India-focused music streaming service Saavn has dipped its toes into non-music content after it announced its foray into long-form audio programming. Read More


Apple’s New GarageBand For iOS Is An Electronic Musician’s Dream

[tc_dropcap]GarageBand has always had a definite appeal to the person adding tracks to his acoustic guitar performance or the band looking to customize their thrashing metal sound, but to the electronic music junkie the app hasn’t previously held much street cred.[/tc_dropcap] Well today, Apple launched a huge new update to GarageBand for iOS that has a lot more […]


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. […]