Disturbed’s new album, Asylum

Grammy-nominated hard rock band Disturbed’s new studio album Asylum is the follow-up to their 2008 platinum selling Indestructible, which spawned the smash hit single “Inside the Fire”. Formed in Chicago in 1996, Disturbed have sold 11 million albums and six million digital tracks worldwide. Indestructible debuted at Number One on Billboard’s Top 200 album chart […]

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 […]

Win Katy Perry goodies and Topshop vouchers ….

Katy Perry’s hotly awaited new album ‘Teenage Dream‘ is being released on Monday 30th August, with her dazzling new single of the same name, out the day before on Sunday 29th. Sign up to Spotify Premium and listen to an exclusive pre-release sampler today. Katy has teamed up exclusively with Spotify to offer subscribers one […]

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

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 […]

Discover Rumer with her exclusive debut EP

The hotly-tipped Rumer has released her first single, ‘Slow’, as an exclusive to Spotify our listeners can discover this great new artist starting today. Driven by a stop-what-you’re-doing voice, ‘Slow’ is a smouldering, unrequited love song, and a tantalising taste of her self-penned debut album (due in the autumn). Rumer’s debut album is a beautiful, […]

A selection of playlists for August

The summer is winding down but our friends over at ShareMyPlaylists.com 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 ShareMyPlaylists.com – they’ve got a little something for everyone. Mark Webster’s The Soul Of The Beatles Eve wondered what […]

Win tickets, travel and accommodation to see Muse live in London

One of the world’s greatest rock bands are playing at one the world’s greatest venues this September. And you could be there with them! Muse are currently mid-way through their first worldwide stadium tour ever! And after playing incredible shows all over Europe, Japan, Korea and USA the band are back on home soil for […]

Spotify Premium UK – exclusive new Klaxons album

Klaxons new album ‘Surfing The Void’ is released on 23rd August and the band have hooked up with Spotify to offer Premium subscribers a global-exclusive first listen from this Friday, 20th August. Most ‘long awaited’ second albums tend to be doused in tribulation and tragedy – drug addictions, breakdowns, in-fighting, reclusiveness or just plain old […]

Sky Ferreira debut single

Newcomer Sky Ferreira has already been a sensation on the internet and now she’s set to break into the mainstream. Her first single, One, is now available on Spotify and be sure to check out the exclusive behind the scenes footage of the making of the single below.