Martin Garrix – The Spotify Interview

  Martin Garrix may be 17 years old, but the Dutch DJ is not lacking in experience. He’s been producing since he was eight years old, yes… age eight, and has been in the international spotlight since signing to seminal electronic label Spinnin’ Records in 2012. Since, highlights include being officially asked by Christina Aguileira to remix her track, “Your […]

Our Interview with Daria van den Bercken

  “I’m not interested in changing the music, just, sometimes, the context…” Dutch/Russian classical pianist – and Eddie Izzard fan – Daria van den Bercken recently performed a series of pieces by Handel while being towed by a car around Amsterdam. Last year she appeared at the Virada Cultural festival in São Paulo, Brazil where […]

Jake Bugg – The Spotify Interview

Jake Bugg has taken the UK by storm. At 19 years old, he is the youngest male solo artist ever to reach the top of the album charts! He’s now released his second album and is ready to take over the rest of the world. We met up with him and spoke about the new […]

The Naked And Famous: The Spotify Interview

The much hyped alternative rockband from New Zealand, The Naked And Famous, have recently released their second studio album, In Rolling Waves. TNAF just began their European tour, which will continue until the 15th of March, 2014. We had the pleasure of meeting with its two impressive vocalists, Thom and Alisia, on their first night […]

Benjamin from MGMT – The Spotify Interview

The psychedelic rock duo MGMT are back with new music, and we talked to band member Benjamin Goldwasser about first impressions in college, music that changes your life, and the theme from ‘Ghostbusters’. We met Benjamin Goldwasser from MGMT when him and his band mate Andrew VanWyngarden played in Stockholm. Right now they are touring intensively […]

John Newman: The Spotify Interview

We had the pleasure of talking to British soul-pop sensation John Newman when he was in Stockholm performing at NRJ’s 20th celebration party at Café Opéra. After a morning in the gym, John chilled for a while on the coach in the library of Nobis hotel, and chatted with us about everything from haters and […]

Our Interview With Dizzee Rascal

“Some artists are very depressing – I try to be the opposite…” Two days before Dizzee Rascal releases his new album – The Fifth – he’s in the studio editing A Day In The Life video for his label, Dirtee Stank. Last night he was dancing around on stage with Brandy and Jessie J, an event which would have […]

Introducing Spotlight

This year alone Spotify has created brilliant, exclusive content in collaboration with artists like Daft Punk, Avicii and Kendrick Lamar, but now we’re ready to go further. Say hello to Spotlight, the new home for a whole host of fantastic music, the freshest discoveries and the hottest recommendations right at the heart of Spotify. Spotlight […]

Our Interview With Jimmy Anderson

Lancashire and England cricketer Jimmy Anderson has been called the best bowler of his generation and it was he who, basically, won England the Test Match back in July. Indeed, such is his dedication to the sport that he laughs that his favourite noise is, “the sound a ball makes when it hits a bat’s […]