Spotify Premium UK – I Blame Coco live tracks

I Blame Coco is set to release her new single Selfmachine – a dose of heartfelt, creative, electro-pop at its finest – on 11th July ahead of her eagerly anticipated debut album The Constant out later in the year. Starting today, Spotify Premium listeners can check out three live tracks from the new album before […]

iPhone update submitted, background listening included!

We know that many of you have been waiting for an update to our iPhone app that supports the latest iOS 4 and background listening. We’re happy to say that an updated app has been submitted to Apple for review. Hopefully we’ll get a speedy approval and to make up for the extra little wait […]

Who are Tired Pony? Enter to win tickets and find out.

To celebrate the release of Tired Pony’s new album ‘The Place We Ran From’, we have teamed up with the band to give away a pair of tickets to their sold out live debut at the Forum in London on July 14th. Featuring members from some of the best bands in the world, Tired Pony […]

Win a pair of VIP tickets to the Fib Heineken Festival

The Fib Heineken Festival is one of Europe’s most renowned music festivals, set amongst the stunning natural beauty of the East Spanish coastal town of Benicassim. The unique location of the festival and the nine days of camping allow the attendees to enjoy a beach holiday as well as a music festival. This year’s event, […]

Spotify Premium – Tiffany Page debut and ticket giveaway

What do you get if you combine the sassy swagger of Chrissie Hynde, Shirley Manson’s vampish purr and the hellion roar of Courtney Love? You get Mercury’s ‘next big thing’ Tiffany Page of course! If you were lucky enough to catch her on the recent New to Q tour or supporting Hole you’ll know that […]

Summer 2010 + Glastonbury + Win an iPad courtesy of Drowned In Sound

Welcome to a special edition of founder’s Sean Adams’s playlist post. World Cup fever, strawberry splits and Wimbledon whites… aaah, summer, glorious summer, with your sweaty buses and cooling breezes, how we love thee. And how we love to summer parties, blasting bass at barbeques and laying around listening to hazy songs when it’s […]

Spotify Premium, Scissor Sisters exclusive EP

Scissor Sisters, one of the biggest acts in the past decade, have been hard at work in the studio putting the finishing touches on their third album, Night Work. The new album is the follow-up to the phenomenal success of 2006’s #1 album Ta-Dah. Starting today, Spotify Premium subscribers can listen to a five-track sampler […]

Spotify Premium UK – Zero 7 & Kula Shaker pre-releases

Kula Shaker burst onto the British music scene in 1996 with the release of K, one of the fastest selling debut albums ever. Imploding after the follow up, they disappeared for nearly 10 years until a very low key album in 2007 signaled their semi-return. Kula Shaker are back again, this time with their new […]

Spotify exclusive, We Are Born

Grammy nominated and Aria winner, Sia is originally known as the mesmerizing voice behind Zero 7. She returns this summer with a brand new single ‘Clap Your Hands’ which is taken from her fourth album ‘We Are Born’, a total feelgood pop triumph delivered with Sia’s signature flair. The album is set for wide release […]

Spotify debut, I Am Arrows

On July 26th I Am Arrows release their debut single, Green Grass. Taken from their forthcoming album Sun Comes Up Again, which has already been described by NME as “really quite special” and billed as one of their ‘Albums of 2010’, I Am Arrows promise to brighten up the summer with their infectious brand of […]