24 hour programming people

Love programming competitions? Who doesn’t? This weekend is a big one with the world championship in 24-hour programming being decided in Budapest, Hungary. Taking part are 30 three person teams, that competed in an online competition back in March to qualify. Three of the teams come from KTH in Stockholm and are sponsored by Spotify […]


Drowned in April playlist

Ash clouds, UK election chaos and the spring finally came to London, meanwhile, heaps of great records were released and here’s a playlist by


Spotify Premium, Mänskligheten & Salem

What do you do when it’s time to follow up an unexpected hit debut album? Well…. If your name is John T Karlsson and releasing records under the moniker, Familjen, you buy new gadgets, upgrade the studio and just keep on going. The first single, När Planeterna Stannat, picks up where the debut album, Det […]


Spotify Launches Next Generation Music Platform

April 27, 2010 Today, Spotify announces a major evolution of its service. In what marks our most significant upgrade since Spotify’s launch in late 2008, we’re introducing a wide range of exclusive new features that will not only allow our users to discover, share and manage music more effectively, but make the overall Spotify experience […]


Spotify – the next generation

This morning we’re really excited to announce a major evolution of Spotify. Today we begin rolling out Spotify version 0.4.3 which includes the largest feature upgrade since our launch in late 2008. To kick it off we’ve added a number of social features, centered on a fully editable Spotify music profile, with the ability to […]



Gorillaz live in London & Jónsi live at Way Out West

Gorillaz’ third album, Plastic Beach has received great reviews and critical acclaim worldwide. Plastic Beach is the first Gorillaz album produced entirely by Damon Albarn and features a roster of guest stars including Snoop Dogg, Bobby Womack, Mos Def, Lou Reed, The Clash’s Mick Jones and Paul Simonon, The National Orchestra for Arabic Music and […]


Spotify Premium, Nobody’s Daughter

It’s been a number of years since Hole released a new album. Their last record, the 1998 Grammy-nominated Celebrity Skin was a huge hit, and now Courtney Love returns with Nobody’s Daughter, the first new Hole album in over a decade. Along with Courtney, the new line-up of Hole includes 23-year-old British guitarist Micko Larkin […]



A selection of playlists for April

This is the second post in our series of playlists courtesy of ShareMyPlaylists.com. You can check out our March post and thousands more playlists at ShareMyPlaylists.com. The Soundtrack to March 2010 This is a playlist brimming with absolute class. It is so full of quality music that it is hard to know where exactly to […]