Rekords Rekords playlist and early releases

Frontman Josh Homme: There’s no ulterior motive at this label, no overbearing corporate machine, middleman or pressure to conform. Just art in its purest form. As Josh sees it, “now is a great time to make music for the sake of making music. Single, shmingle, just make a fucking piece of art.” Here you can […]

Spotify Premium exclusive – My Morning Jacket’s Circuital

My Morning Jacket are back with their much-anticipated new album: “Circuital” and we are happy to announce it is available to listen exclusively on Spotify Premium alongside of a playlist compiled by front man Jim James. “The new record, Circuital, is named after the title song,” explains Jim James, of My Morning Jacket’s sixth studio […]

Spotify Premium exclusive – The Black Lips’ Arabia Mountain

Founding fathers of Atlanta’s “flower punk” movement The Black Lips are set to release Arabia Mountain, their sixth full-length album, June 6th on longtime label Vice Records/Cooperative Music available now exclusively on Spotify Premium. Arabia Mountain was recorded between Brooklyn and Atlanta over the last few months of 2010 and with the collaborative assistance of […]

Update to Spotify for iPhone & iPod Touch now available

We have an update to our popular iOS app to let you know about. This update is version 0.4.13 and includes a number of improvements and features, including a brand new swipe action. The full list of improvements and features includes: Improved: Sync your playlists even if Spotify is running in the background. New: Play […]

The sounds of May courtesy of provides us with their latest installment monthly playlists. Be sure to also check out their recently launched iPad app, making discovering playlists more fun than ever! 90’s Indie To celebrate the release of Upside Down: The Creation Records Story on DVD and Blu Ray, we’ve teamed up with Sony CMG UK to give away […]

Drowned in Sound’s April and Festivals Playlists

Sunday Times (London) columnist and founder of the irreverent, independent-music-loving community, Sean Adams returns with a selection of playlists filled with a mixture of names ranging from Kate Bush, TV on the Radio, Friendly Fires, Sufjan Stevens and Justice to somewhat lesser knowns like EMA, The Antlers and Braids… High on anti-histamine I’ve been […]

Spotify programming challenge 2011

Today we are proud to announce the return of the Spotify Programming Challenge that will take place on Saturday May 21th at 3pm CET. If programming is your passion then why not check out the registration page for more details and to sign up . This time we challenge people from all over EU, Iceland, […]