We have a number of pre-releases today for premium subscribers.
The Irish band, The Blizzards, have been touring heavily since their second album, Domino Effect was released last year. Today we have an exclusive Live Spotify Session, recorded just for us at a special studio gig in London. Spotify Premium users in the UK can listen to the session as a teaser for their forthcoming album.
In Sweden and Norway premium users can listen to the new album from R&B artist Maxwell. The much anticipated album, BLACKsummers’night, is his first studio release since 2001 and now available on Spotify.
For premium users in Spain we have the latest album from the Grammy winning singer Bebe. Her new release, Y., is out at the end of the month but premium subscriber can hear it on Spotify first.
The American DJ and singer-songwriter Moby has had some huge hits in his career. Later this month he’s releasing his latest album, Wait For Me, starting today Spotify Premium subscribers in Sweden can listen to it before everyone else.
The boys are Back from the Dead. 25 years after David, Nigel and Derek first hit the stage they are back with a brand new album. To celebrate their return we have a pair of tickets to see Spinal Tap live at Wembley Arena on June 30th for one lucky Spotify Premium subscriber.
Along with the winner, five runners up will get a special package that includes a two signed t-shirts, CDs and download vouchers. For a chance to win the tickets leave a comment here on the blog and we will pick one lucky winner and five runners up early next week.
The indie sensation, Jack Peñate, has been hard at work after his debut album, Matinée, stormed the charts in 2007. His brand new release, Everything Is New, is out on June 22nd but starting today Spotify Premium subscribers in the UK can listen to it in its entirety.
To get a taste of the new album check out the single, Tonight’s Today, then head over and register a premium account to listen to the full album.
Manic Street Preachers released Journal For Plague Lovers earlier this year to critical acclaim. They’ve been quoted on Zane Lowe’s BBC Radio 1 show as saying that no singles will be released for the album. However, they are releasing a number of remixes which are available to Spotify Premium users in the UK starting today.
The members of Blur have spent the last few years focusing on solo projects. But now the whole band is getting back together for some live shows and they’re releasing a new compilation of their career highlights. Midlife: A Beginner’s Guide to Blur is out June 15th but Spotify Premium subscribers can listen to the full album starting today, now’s the perfect time for all the Girls & Boys out there to upgrade.
The London based alt-rock band, Placebo, have been hard at work on their follow up album to Meds. On June 8th the new album will be released and starting today we have an exclusive 6-track album sampler of Battle For The Sun, available to Spotify Premium subscribers in the UK, Sweden, Norway and Finland.
Last fall, Queen + Paul Rodgers, took the stage in front of 350,000 people for a historic concert. The venue on offer was Ukraine’s massive Freedom Square – a place so big that during World War II it was used to land planes.
Over 10 million people watched, Live In Ukraine, on TV and the entire event was recorded for release on June 15th. Starting today, all Spotify Premium subscribers can pre-listen to the entire album two weeks before it’s release.
Along with the album we have five, limited edition DVD/CD box sets complete with an exclusive concert T-shirt in a tin box. If you’re a Spotify Premium subscriber and interested in winning one of the boxes then leave a comment here on the blog post and we’ll pick five winners.