Interactive audio novel from Hurts

Hurts and Manchester novelist Joe Stretch have created a wonderfully unique experience on Spotify in which you get to play the protagonist. Narrated by actress Anna Friel, ‘Don’t Let Go’ is an interactive audio novel which utilises Spotify in a completely new and unexpected way. Each chapter of the novel has been published as a […]

Play These Playlists: The Year So Far, Reading Festival and more curated by

Rather than an annotated playlist for the month that was, this month Drowned in Sound has compiled a selection of playlists to soundtrack your wet summer mornings and the turning of grey afternoon into indian summer evenings… Drowned in August 2010 August was a strange month for releases. Festivals and the Arcade Fire (strangely absent […]

Spotify – now with folders!

Playlists have always been central to the Spotify service and with the recent introduction of Spotify social we’ve seen millions of playlists be shared between friends and family. With millions of great playlists being created and shared we’ve looked to make it even easier for Spotify users to manage them with today’s introduction of playlist […]

Nieuw album Ilse DeLange; meer country en meer diepgang

Ilse DeLange is weer terug van weg geweest. Ze had zich opgesloten in een studio in Nashville om nieuwe liedjes te schrijven en aan haar nieuwe plaat te werken. Op 27 augustus komt het nieuwe album uit van Ilse DeLange: Next To Me! Spotify Premium users kunnen nu alvast naar het gehele album met de […]

A selection of playlists for August

The summer is winding down but our friends over at provide us with yet another in their series of excellent playlist posts to get your week started. You can check out thousands of playlists at – they’ve got a little something for everyone. Mark Webster’s The Soul Of The Beatles Eve wondered what […]

Spotify Premium NL – Jacqueline album exclusive

Na het stoppen van Krezip in juni 2009 heeft Jacqueline Govaerts het afgelopen jaar gebruikt om nieuwe nummers te schrijven voor haar solodebuut. Het album is een mooie, tijdloze pop en rock plaat geworden, geinspireerd door oude helden als The Beatles en Rolling Stones. Dankzij het bekende hese geluid van Jacqueline blijft ‘Good Life‘ vertrouwd […]

Spotify for iPhone – new update

Today we’ve got some more good news for iPhone owners. Spotify’s iPhone app has been given a further update and is now available in the App Store. Enhancements in the update include: Share tracks and playlists via SMS (iOS 4 only) Spotify Twitter posts added to the News Feed New high-resolution icon for iPhone 4 […]

Spotify extension for Chrome

We wanted to let everyone know about this neat Spotify Chrome extension that allows users to search and find music in Spotify directly from their browser. Use your mouse to highlight the text with the name of an artist or group in your current web page. Click on the extension’s icon to listen to their […]