Tarantino takes over Spotify

It is becoming more regular for music streaming platforms to hand over the reins to artists for exclusive takeovers, such as Ed Sheeran recently being handed control of Deezer’s flagship Popstar Playlist. Rarely however are film franchises or brands granted the same approach. However, when your soundtracks are as arguably as revered as the films […]

Ellen DeGeneres is coming to Spotify

Spotify has announced its latest promotional partnership with actress and comedian, Ellen DeGeneres. DeGeneres has made big waves in the stand-up landscape and is known as one of the most successful comics of her time, so, it’s safe to say that teaming up with Ellen is pretty special. What makes this partnership doubly exciting is […]

BBC Podcasts available on Spotify in the UK

Last week, Spotify made hundreds of BBC podcasts available to subscribers. Listeners in the UK will now have access to a plethora of BBC content from iPlayer Radio and BBC Sounds, including the Desert Island Discs series, Brian Cox and Robin Ince’s Infinite Monkey Cag and Josie Long’s Short Cuts. Spotify is rapidly evolving from music to non-music to […]

Spotify teams up with Amy Schumer to create original Podcast

Spotify welcomes comedian Amy Schumer into the fold as the two partner up to create an all-new comedy podcast. Schumer will host and produce the Podcast which will likely focus on “pop culture, politics and the world of standup comedy.”   Spotify has featured Podcasts for many years now, though much of its content is produced elsewhere. […]

RAJAR MIDAS Spring 2018 Results

MIDAS Q1 2018: 6 million adults listen to podcasts Published May 21, 2018 by RadioWorks Group   RAJAR MIDAS results provide context and understanding into how, when and where people listen to audio in today’s landscape. On-demand listening is becoming increasingly more prevalent and as the usage of online devices such as smartphones and tablets continue to […]