Spotify Premium UK, Chalk Stars

New UK group, Animal Kingdom, could be loosely compared to the likes of The Cure, The Flaming Lips and Grandaddy. They’ve been making quite an impression on those who have heard them on tour with Vampire Weekend and Camera Obscura and their first single, Tin Man, has been receiving rave reviews. Their debut album, Chalk […]

Spotify Premium UK, Tricks Of The Trade

It’s been a big year for Danish alternative band Mew. As well as touring alongside Nine Inch Nails and Jane’s Addiction they’re also releasing their fifth album, No More Stories…. The record is described as being happier, “dancier” and more upbeat than its predecessor, And the Glass Handed Kites. Starting today, Spotify Premium subscribers in […]

Spotify Premium Sweden, mini-festival in Gothenburg

On the 25th of August Swedish indie label Wonderland Records will have a mini festival at Trädgårn in Gothenburg. Exciting acts Emmon, Thermostatic, Arvid and Hearts of Black Science will play live. We wanted to let you know that all Spotify Premium subscribers together with a friend get free entrance before 22:00. The only thing […]

7digital downloads now available in Sweden

We previously announced an expanded “Buy From” for users in Spain, France and the UK. Today I wanted to let you know that our download partner 7digital has officially launched their service in Sweden. Along with their launch we’ve expanded our download option to include links for all our Swedish users. To purchase albums or […]

Meet our new Global Head of Business Development

The Spotify family is getting bigger and we’re delighted to welcome Faisal Galaria as our new Global Head of Business Development. Faisal brings nearly 15 years of experience from consumer internet, media, regulatory and professional services to the role and we’re excited to have him join the team. He joins us from the great travel […]

Oxjam & Cool To Be Kind

There are a lot of great festivals over the summer but Oxjam is one of the more exciting festivals that we’re proud to be associated with. Oxjam is Oxfam’s month-long nationwide music festival with a difference – it’s about music bringing thousands of ordinary people together to combat poverty all over the world. This year […]

Music catalogue updated with 1,080 tracks

Just a small little update to get your week started. We added 119 albums and singles, in total 1,080 new tracks are now available. A few highlights include: The Stone Roses (20th Anniversary Legacy Edition) by The Stone Roses The single One More Chance by Bloc Party Also check out the single Vi Ses På […]

Music catalogue updated with 219,665 tracks

We’ve been a little quiet recently when it comes to adding new music, hopefully today’s update will make up for that. We added 20,430 albums and singles, in total 219,665 new tracks are now available. There’s so much in here but a few highlights include: A lot of dance and trance music from the Armada […]

The Invisible Festival

I wanted to let you know about another festival taking place this weekend which is a little different than anything we’ve seen in the past. The Invisible Festival is the world’s only 100% mud free, crowd-free, rain-free, tout-free, queue-free, free-free virtual festival. They’ll be providing users with a number of different playlists over the weekend […]

Grolsch Block Party in Stockholm

On August 21st there’s a mini-festival going on in Stockholm that I wanted to let you know about. The Grolsch Block Party has been set up to support independent artists and alternative music in Sweden. The festival groups together a number of different bars and restaurants on Skånegatan for a night of great music. There’s […]