Tag: music discovery
Fuzzedout offers free music from emerging artists
The latest startup touting free downloads is US site Fuzzedout, although it takes a more targeted approach. Every week, the site has five songs from new artists, which visitors can listen to and vote for their favourite.
May 19, 2010
Navigaya unveils whizzy Flash music videos service
There's been a lot of bad press for Adobe's Flash technology in recent weeks, but new website Navigaya reminds us why people got excited about it in the first place. Billed as a content discovery service, it's focused mainly...
May 12, 2010
Immitter launches artist-pays rival to Pandora
New US music startup Immitter is hoping to take on Pandora with its music discovery service. The idea is similar: users listen to music, and have songs recommended to them based on specific metrics around the songs. However,...
March 24, 2010
we7 premium service goes live next week
we7 will launch its Premium Plus music subscription service on 1st March, after Apple approved its iPhone app. The company will charge £9.99 a month for the service - matching Spotify - which will give unlimited streaming...
February 25, 2010
Discovery is the key for MySpace’s next comeback effort
Having jettisoned CEO Owen Van Natta, MySpace is now focusing on discovery to recapture its mojo in 2010. Specifically, the company's new slogan will be 'Discover and be Discovered'. TechCrunch has details of what it means:...
February 22, 2010
EMI quits Project Playlist lawsuit after signing licensing deal
Music startup Project Playlist is now being sued by just two major labels - WMG and UMG - after EMI pulled out of the lawsuit and signed a licensing deal with the playlisting site.
March 26, 2009