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SoundCloud stops sharing music via inline player for Facebook

Radiotoday writes: SoundCloud has made some changes to the way links are displayed on Facebook, meaning an end to embedded audio on the social network. So instead of offering a cool inline player for Facebook, like YouTube, Vimeo, BandCamp and every other web-service on the planet is doing, SoundCloud wants the user to click away from Facebook just to listen to […]

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Interview for Radio 6 about the 808 documentary [audio]

Yesterday the upcoming 808 documentary was announced. Produced by Arthur Baker featuring contributions by Afrika Bambaataa, Pharell, Questlove, Phil Collins, Rick Rubin, New Order, Fatboy Slim and many more. Because I’ve made a documentary about Marvin Gaye and Sexual Healing in which the TR-808 plays an important role, I was interviewed on Radio 6 about […]

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Who listens to Spotify?

A lot of music journalists write about Spotify like it’s the future of music. Bob Lefsetz for example. Sure, they are right, but only a little bit because the thing is: Spotify doesn’t have many listeners.

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The new player of SoundCloud is a real beauty!

The slim player now shows the waveform as an arrangement of vertical lines instead of the old large black bubble. Love it! Check this: And what about the new large player which is superb if your album/cover art (great for audio & visual storytellers too!) is tasty: Did you notice that you can now start […]

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