Music That Inspires Movements

“From civil rights and women’s suffrage to anti-apartheid and Live 8, protest songs have helped shape history. When people come together and raise their voices, extraordinary things can happen” – ONE.org Today kicks off an incredible music project that re-imagines some of the world’s most powerful protest songs while reminding us that we each have […]


#MusicMonday playlist brought to you by @MonaFims

Our friend @MonaFims has this #MusicMonday’s recommendations. We start a new week with an alternative rock band from Seattle: “Roman Holiday” and their single “Fuel The Fire” released back in 2011. We continue with yet another American favorite: “Creep In A T-Shirt” by Portland based “Portugal. The Man”. Then time for some dreamy Scandipop! The […]


Our Interview with LTJ Bukem

“It doesn’t matter where music comes from; if it hits you, that’s it…” When the lists of Great Drum and Bass Pioneers is drawn up – and can that day be far off? – the name of Danny Williamson will be on it, only he won’t be called Danny Williamson, he’ll be called LTJ Bukem, […]


Our Interview with Bastille

“I still find it bizarre that anyone even listens to my music…” Dan Smith formed Bastille, basically, in his London bedroom back in 2010. Last April they released their debut single, Overjoyed, which was followed, in fairly quick succession by Bad Blood and Flaws before the monstrous great hit Pompeii arrived February. Much of the […]


May Beats presented by @thursplay

Here’s what you’ll listen to on this April Beats by our friends at @thursplay : Starting off on this May Beats by @thursplay [2013] listen to Lana Del Rey’s new single “Young and Beautiful” and let’s all agree: yes, she still got it! Also with new music is Swedish electronic duo The Knife, listen to […]


Our Interview with Lorde

“Someone put a dozen sausages down their throat, just inserted them right down their throat!” 16-year-old Ella Yelich-O’Connor picks up the phone in her studio on the North Shore of New Zealand just moments after she has just released the music video for Royals into the world. “It was only a few minutes ago,” she […]


Stuck for what to play next? Start Discovering.

We’re excited to let you know that from today, you can start to enjoy an entirely new and personal way of discovering music on Spotify. The all-new Discover page Your hunt for the right music is over! Spotify’s Discover page continually seeks out personal recommendations for you. – Endless recommendations based on the music you […]



The sounds of May courtesy of Sharemyplaylists.com

We present you the music selection that our friends from Sharemyplaylists have handpicked for this month. Soul Deluxe Soul music is enjoying something of a renaissance, at the moment. In recent years, a wealth of talent has emerged on both sides of the Atlantic and beyond. Add those artists to a smorgasbord of soul stalwarts […]


#MusicMonday playlist brought to you by @MonaFims

Our friend @MonaFims has this #MusicMonday’s recommendations. We start this week with a Canadian synth-pop duo “Allosaurus”. The first song in our playlist is a track called “Emma-Jane” taken from their debut album “Old Solar”. We continue with “Fender Heist”, an ecclectic pop duo based in Oslo, Norway. Hear their debut single “Chino” released at […]