Tag Archive: Music


J-pop group ‘hacks’ iPhone for amazing music video

Making a music video that shines bright in the vibrant Japanese-pop market isn’t easy, but if your band needs some tips, look no further than the amazingly whacky video the group Lyrical School just dropped. Rather than filming the video for their first single ‘Run and Run’ in normal landscape format, the crew pulls off […]

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T-Mobile Binge On now supports Amazon Music, ESPN Radio, more

T-Mobile has today added yet more services to its Binge On program after revealing that subscribers have streamed a whopping 90 billion songs for free since Music Freedom launched. Amazon Music, ESPN Radio, and Dailymotion are some of the streaming services now available. Binge On has been a huge hit for T-Mobile — and indeed its […]

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Apple Music playlist highlights 40 songs from 40 years of ads

Festivities for Apple’s 40th birthday have spilled over onto Apple Music this week, with an all-new playlist that celebrates songs from the company’s iconic ads over the years. The 40-song playlist spotlights some of the best tunes of the present and the past. It’s available to all Apple Music subscribers, and includes hits from The […]

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Taylor Swift channels Drake in new Apple Music ad

Taylor Swift hates doing cardio in the singer’s first ever appearance in an Apple ad that reveals the country-turned-pop star has a soft spot for hip-hop icons Drake and Future. The latest ad for Apple Music pits Taylor against one of the most ferocious machines in the gym: the dread treadmill. Taylor says her hilarious […]

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Heartless Kanye has Apple Music fling behind Tidal’s back

Kanye West’s The Life of Pablo album has arrived on Apple Music — making something of a mockery of Mr. Kim Kardashian’s claim last month that the album would “never never never be on Apple.” We guess by “never” he meant “you’ll have to wait six more weeks.” My album will never never never be on […]

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SoundCloud takes on Apple Music with new subscription service

Apple Music’s competition in the music streaming battle just got a little fiercer today with the introduction of a new subscription service by SoundCloud. The new SoundCloud Go service costs $ 10 per month, giving you unlimited access to the YouTube of Audio’s vast trove of indie content without ads. You can also save files to […]

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Apple Music partners with Vice for music documentary series

Apple is teaming up with Vice for a new six-part documentary that will stream exclusively on Apple Music. The Score will spotlight music scenes from around the world that are lot more diverse and rich than your typical five-day outdoor EDM rave. The first episode called “Reservation Rap” debuts this week and covers Minnesota Red […]

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Four apps that offer a better Apple Music experience

I recently expressed my frustrations with Apple Music and why I didn’t plan to continue using the service. I want to love Apple Music. Siri integration and the ability to have a singular place to listen to all my music, both streamed and purchased, would be a dream come true. Unfortunately Apple Music currently has […]

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Jay Z has pulled his Blueprint albums from Apple Music

Rapper and Tidal entrepreneur Apple Jay Z has taken the step of removing his Blueprint albums from the majority of non-Tidal music services, including Apple Music and iTunes. The disappearance also covers other services including Google Play, Rhapsody, Amazon, and Spotify. A notable exception is Pandora, where the albums are still available. When asked for a comment, an Apple […]

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Apple Music is about to become the music service for EDM fans

If you’re a fan of EDM (that’s “electronic dance music” for the older Cult of Mac readers out there!), Apple Music is about to become your best option for streaming music — courtesy of a new deal Apple has signed that will let it bring thousands of rare DJ mash-ups, remixes, and mixtapes to its […]

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