Posts Categorized: Industry Trends

Why Swarm.fm Snagged the Grand Prize at Spotify’s Music Apps Hack Weekend


This past weekend, I attended Spotify’s Music Apps Hack Weekend at SPiN, Susan Sarandon’s Manhattan ping pong club (yes, she loves ping pong THAT much). The Music Apps Hack Weekend is a 48-hour Hackathon where developers, coders, designers, and business minds can come together to develop products and ideas to build on Spotify’s new app platform…. Read more »

WeTransfer: Sharing Large Files the Sexy Way


Let’s face it, if you’re in the music business, you’ve definitely had to share large files at one point or another: .zip files, hi-res artwork, videos… And so you’re probably familiar with some of the big file-sharing sites like YouSendIt or sendspace. Well, I’m here to introduce you to my personal favorite large file-sharing site:… Read more »

VEVO Adds Music Video Matching for iPhone Users


Imagine having somebody hunt down every music video from your favorite artists, organize them, and put them all on your phone for you. VEVO’s updated iPhone app with VEVO Match can do just that. Automatically. For Free. By providing an automated, cloud based video collection for your iPhone, VEVO has made finding your favorite music… Read more »