Some new Spotify community sites

It’s been a little while since I last highlighted some of the community sites built around Spotify. Lots of new ones have appeared and some significant improvements have been made to existing sites so here’s a short list of a few recent sites. We Are Hunted have created a dedicated Spotify chart with top tracks […]

Music catalogue updated with 2,168 tracks

Just a small update today to our music catalogue to let you know about. We added 259 albums and singles, in total 2,168 new tracks are now available. A highlight includes a number of releases off the Sound Explosion label. For a full listing of today’s additions please have a look at the Google Doc. […]

Music catalogue updated with 5,464 tracks

Quite a bit of excitement yesterday but we still managed to update our music catalogue. We added 494 albums and singles, in total 5,464 new tracks are now available. A few highlights include: Lungs by Florence + The Machine is now up in the UK Back & Fourth by Pete Yorn Yawiquo by Sax Ruins […]

Spotify for iPhone

Late last week we put the finishing touches to a very special project we’ve been wanting to share with you for a while now. After many weeks of burning the midnight oil at Spotify HQ in an effort to squeeze into it every drop of musical goodness, we’ve finally completed work on the Spotify app […]

Spotify Premium Sweden, Way Out West

Way Out West is an absolutely amazing festival taking place in Göteborg on August 13-15th of this year. It’s got a stellar line up with acts such as Bon Iver, Amadou & Miriam and Lily Allen performing. We have four pairs of VIP tickets to the event to give away to Spotify Premium subscribers in […]

Mercury Prize Nominees

Earlier this week the nominees for the Mercury Prize were announced and we put together a little playlist of the nominated artists that are on Spotify. Who will be this year’s Elbow? Who’s your favorite nominee and was anyone left off that should be there?

Spotify Premium Sweden, Uppsala Reggae Festival

August 6-8th is the Uppsala Reggae Festival and we’ve got ten pairs of tickets to the two day event to giveaway to Spotify Premium subscribers in Sweden. Artists such as Third World and Junior Kelly will be performing and it’s perfect place to spend a summer weekend. If you’re a premium subscriber and would like […]

Spotify and IODA ink deal

One of the challenges all music services face is providing a wide range of music for users with all sorts of different tastes. We’ve worked hard to add classical, punk and indie content from different sources and adding more music is an ongoing process that we continue to work on. As part of this process […]

Music catalogue updated with 73,142 tracks

It was a beautiful weekend and the office is a little quieter than most weeks but we have updated our music catalogue today. We added 5,998 albums and singles, in total 73,142 new tracks are now available. A few highlights include: A lot of classic progressive rock from the Swedish label Silence Records which includes […]

Spotify Premium, Speech Debelle single and Q&A

British rapper Speech Debelle released her debut album, Speech Therapy, earlier this year to rave reviews. She was kind enough to do a little Q&A with us in support of her latest single, Better Days, which Spotify Premium users can listen to starting today. Also, check out Speech’s official website for news and info about […]