March music playlist – courtesy of Drowned in Sound

Spring has sprung in London but there are no sheep leaping fences or daffodils bathed in sunshine outside my window. Nope, there’s heavy rain bashing my window pane and high-winds turning umbrellas inside out, so apologies in advance if this isn’t some Balearic beat-riding beast of a playlist and is perhaps more of a sombre […]

Spotify for iPhone v0.4 now available

Last week we told you that we’d submitted a new version of our iPhone app to Apple for approval. The approval process has been super quick and today we’re happy to announce that the update is now available in the app store. What’s new in this version: scrobbling. The ability to open and play […]

Decca, the home of classical on Spotify

If you look at the Spotify Top lists you usually see the standard hit makers like Lady Gaga and Beyonce, but if you dig a little deeper you’ll quickly find that Spotify has a lot more to offer than just the standard top forty. One area we take great pride in is our classical section […]

Spotify Premium, Here Lies Love

Here Lies Love is a double-disc album, conceived by David Byrne and composed by Byrne and DJ/recording artist Fatboy Slim, about the rise and fall of the Philippines’ notorious Imelda Marcos. Originally envisioned as a musical theatre piece, the album includes performances by the likes of Cyndi Lauper, Roisin Murphy and Martha Wainwright. The album […]

Spotify iPhone app update coming soon

It’s been a little while since we first released our iPhone app to the public and many of you have been wondering when you’re going to see an update. Well, we’re happy to announce that earlier today we submitted a new version to the nice people over at Apple for approval. Along with a number […]

A selection of playlists for March

Today we have a new feature to bring you some of the more original playlists created this month and submitted to ShareMyPlaylists is one the largest Spotify playlist sites, they have over 14,000 playlists and 16,000 members it has a very active community of music fans. The site also offers many other features such […]

Premium now available at ICA and Rimi in Norway

We previously announced that you could purchase Spotify Premium months in 7-Eleven & Narvesen stores in Norway. Starting today we’re extending this offer so that you can also purchase premium months in ICA and Rimi stores located in Norway. You can select one, three, six or twelve month purchases. You’ll receive a receipt that contains […]

Spotify Premium, The Anatomy Of Timo Räisänen

With no less than four solo albums behind him Swedish indie superstar, Timo Räisänen could easily kick back and maintain his position on the Swedish music scene without breaking a sweat. But, that´s just not his style. After hosting the P3 Guld Awards and more recently Melodifestivalen’s “Eftersnack”, Timo can finally focus on his own […]

Spotify Premium, Nomy’s Disconnected

We’ve got a great pre-release for all premium users to tell you about – for the next two weeks you’ll be able to listen exclusively to Nomy’s new release, Disconnected. Nomy is a great example of a DIY artist who’s achieved huge success. He records all his own music in his modest home studio which […]

More than 300,000 new tracks added

A couple of days ago we updated the music catalogue, and this time we added about 300,000 tracks. This update includes releases such as: Plastic Beach by Gorillaz A Curious Thing by Amy Macdonald JJ N° 3 by JJ (JJ N° 3 Scandianavian version) Lots of Elvis Presley stuff (as if his album list wasn’t […]