Johnny Marr: The Godlike Genius’ Playlist

At last night’s NME Awards in London former Smiths’ guitarist Johnny Marr was anointed as this year’s Godlike Genius. Part of his celebrations were creating a playlist of the music he’s spent a lifetime listening to – from garage rock to punk, reggae and TV themes to pop, glam and soul, these are the songs […]

Songs for the Conclave

Very soon the leaders of the Roman Catholic Church from around the world will gather in the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican to choose the next Pope and spiritual leader of over 1 billion Catholics. Before the results are broadcast to the world via smoke signal, we wanted to present a special conclave themed playlist […]

New update for iOS devices – 0.6.0

We’re happy to announce we have updated our App for iOS 5 devices. This update includes: New: Shiny new interface. You can navigate around the app with a new sidebar. Check it out by swiping left-to-right, or by pressing the ≣ button in the top left of the app. New: Now Playing bar. You’ll always […]

NME Awards Interview: Django Django

“Our German tour-bus driver was a pervert…”, Django Django Who is the biggest musical obsessive in the band? David: Probably me. I’m a bit of a record-collecting obsessive. In my student days I used to go to town in Dundee and buy records and then hide them in my garden, because my Mum didn’t want […]

NME Awards Interview: Palma Violets

“We’ve been listening to a lot of Suicide, that’s why I’m so depressed!”, Palma Violets Who’s the biggest musical obsessive in the band? Sam: In our band that’s Will. He gives everything a chance. Will: I do. It’s my downfall. I go from techno to weird jazz. I mean jazz with no key and no […]

NME Awards Interview: Peace

“Our old merchandise boy once ate an entire advent calendar…”, Peace Who are you listening to right now? Harrison: Only us the album for the last few months! We’ve spent so much time on that we’ve heard almost nothing else. I can’t wait to listen to other music. I just need something I don’t know! […]

NME Awards Interview: Miles Kane

“I live, sleep and breathe this stuff all the time…”, Miles Kane Are you the sort of person who likes to take control of any music playing? Yeah! I do like making a playlist. I’ve been listening to Richard Swift, this American singer-songwriter guy. He’s made a lot of records, but I’ve been listening to […]

Coming Soon: Control Spotify in your Ford vehicle using SYNC AppLink

We have been working directly with Ford to deliver a safe, convenient, voice-activated in-car music solution for your car. And soon you’ll be able to access our huge catalogue on the move by voice control, while keeping your hands on the wheel and your eyes on the road. Available on select Ford vehicles, SYNC AppLink […]

Get tickets to Gary Clark Jr

‘Blak And Blu’, the amazing new album from Gary Clark Jr is out today! To celebrate, we’re giving away a pair of tickets to watch Gary from the side of the stage at either of his exclusive, invite-only London pop-up shows! All you need to do to have a chance of winning is tell us […]

#MusicMonday playlist brought to you by @MonaFims

Our friend @MonaFims has this #MusicMonday’s recommendations. We start a new week with the dreamy sound of Neil and Sumul Shah, also known as the American band “Wildlife Control”. First song in our playlist is their latest single “Different” released back in January. We follow up a new favorite band; a Dallas indie folk-pop quintet […]