Spotify Music catalogue updated with 1,200 releases

Hopefully everyone had a nice, relaxing long weekend and took full advantage of the great weather. To get you back into the work mood we’ve updated our music catalogue with over 1,200 albums and singles, in total over 13,000 new tracks are now available.

Todays update has some really great additions. Some of the brand new releases include the new Super Furry Animals album, Dark Days/Light Years. We’ve also added a lot more content from the Sub Pop, Jagjaguwar and Secretly Canadian Records labels. These labels cover artists such as Ladyhawk, Okkervil River and Wolf Parade. Also added were some releases from Of Montreal and Aimee Mann.

For a full listing of the additions please have a look at the Google Doc. As with every update not all albums listed may be available in your country due to regional restrictions.

Spotify Premium, Just Can’t Get Enough Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode Sounds of the Universe

Depeche Mode is one of the biggest electronic music bands ever. On April 20th they are releasing their first album in four years, Sounds of the Universe. Starting today Spotify Premium users in Sweden, Norway and Finland can get a first chance to pre-listen to the entire album. For a taste of what the new album is like check out the first single off the album, Wrong.

On top of the pre-listening experience we’re offering one lucky premium subscriber a pair of tickets to see Depeche Mode live at the Arvika Festival on July 3rd, 2009. Along with the tickets the winner will get free train transportation from Stockholm to Arvika. And best of all, the winner will get a chance to meet the band in person!

So for all those fans out there who consider Depeche Mode their Personal Jesus, now is a great time to sign up to Spotify Premium. Then go check out the new album and leave a message on the blog stating that you want to attend the concert. We’ll pick a winner next week when the album is officially released.