Spotify Premium UK, The Dead Weather debut

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The Dead Weather is the latest supergroup to form bringing together members of The Kills, The Raconteurs, Queens Of The Stone Age and Jack White of the White Stripes. The Nashville based band was formed back in February 2009 and their murky mix of blues and classic rock has been generating early rave reviews.

Their highly anticipated debut album, Horehound, is being released next week in stores. In a UK exclusive Spotify Premium subscribers can get access to the full album starting today.

Spotify Premium UK, exclusive live & acoustic sessions

Today we’ve got two exclusive sessions for Spotify Premium subscribers in the UK that you should sure to check out.

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The first one is amazing Acoustic EP by Daniel Merriweather who’s hit album Love & War has been extremely popular on Spotify since it was released earlier this year.

The second release is a Spotify Live Session recorded by V V Brown. Her debut album, Travelling Like the Light, will be released later this month but premium subscribers can get an early taste of her live act.

Spotify Premium Sweden, I Want You!

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The Swedish indie rock band Peter Bjorn & John released Living Thing earlier this year. Starting today Spotify Premium subscribers in Sweden can listen to a special remix album of the Living Thing The Remixes that they’ve put together. The album contains remixes from the likes of Jan Hammer and Teddybears.

Peter Bjorn and John also want to find the best remixer amongst their fans and to do this they have teamed up with MusicMyne to create a unique opportunity for fans to remix their latest single, It Don’t Move Me. The best mix will be featured on their site and made available on Spotify. Visit the MusicMyne site to start mixing and vote for your favorite.

The band will also embark as opening act for Depeche Mode on their US tour later this summer – before that you can catch them on a few exclusive European festival dates – check peterbjornandjohn.com for more info.

Spotify Premium, Stop the world

We have a number of pre-releases today for premium subscribers.

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The Irish band, The Blizzards, have been touring heavily since their second album, Domino Effect was released last year. Today we have an exclusive Live Spotify Session, recorded just for us at a special studio gig in London. Spotify Premium users in the UK can listen to the session as a teaser for their forthcoming album.

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In Sweden and Norway premium users can listen to the new album from R&B artist Maxwell. The much anticipated album, BLACKsummers’night, is his first studio release since 2001 and now available on Spotify.

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For premium users in Spain we have the latest album from the Grammy winning singer Bebe. Her new release, Y., is out at the end of the month but premium subscriber can hear it on Spotify first.

Spotify Premium Sweden – In My Heart

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The American DJ and singer-songwriter Moby has had some huge hits in his career. Later this month he’s releasing his latest album, Wait For Me, starting today Spotify Premium subscribers in Sweden can listen to it before everyone else.

Moby has also put together a number of really cool videos for the new tracks which can be found on his official website, check out the video for Shot In The Back Of The Head directed by David Lynch.

Shot In The Back Of The Head from Moby on Vimeo.

Spotify Premium UK – Goes to eleven

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The boys are Back from the Dead. 25 years after David, Nigel and Derek first hit the stage they are back with a brand new album. To celebrate their return we have a pair of tickets to see Spinal Tap live at Wembley Arena on June 30th for one lucky Spotify Premium subscriber.

Along with the winner, five runners up will get a special package that includes a two signed t-shirts, CDs and download vouchers. For a chance to win the tickets leave a comment here on the blog and we will pick one lucky winner and five runners up early next week.

Spotify Premium UK – Everything Is New

jack-penate.pngThe indie sensation, Jack Peñate, has been hard at work after his debut album, Matinée, stormed the charts in 2007. His brand new release, Everything Is New, is out on June 22nd but starting today Spotify Premium subscribers in the UK can listen to it in its entirety.

To get a taste of the new album check out the single, Tonight’s Today, then head over and register a premium account to listen to the full album.

Spotify Premium UK – Manic Street Preachers remixes

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Manic Street Preachers released Journal For Plague Lovers earlier this year to critical acclaim. They’ve been quoted on Zane Lowe’s BBC Radio 1 show as saying that no singles will be released for the album. However, they are releasing a number of remixes which are available to Spotify Premium users in the UK starting today.

Journal For Plague Lovers Remixes E.P. features remixes by artists such as British Sea Power and Adem. So move a little Faster and sign up for premium today to check out these great remixes.