Posts Tagged: Music


Spotify launches officially in the Philippines, teams up with local telco for promo

The music streaming service has secured a partnership with Globe, a local telco, to provide its subscribers access to Spotify through Globe...

  • April 8, 2014
  • at 5:59 pm
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DeNA loses its groove, shuts down music streaming service

It appears that DeNA’s (TYO:2432) music streaming app has hit a Spotify of trouble. Sorry, I mean a spot of trouble. DeNA has announce...

  • March 4, 2014
  • at 2:01 pm
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Australia’s music streaming service Guvera launches in Indonesia

However, in contrast to Guvera’s freemium business model in Australia, Indonesia is a full-on subscription service. Skybee CEO Pontus Sonn...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm
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Listen to local nightclubs’ music before deciding where to go out with Bobamusic

Electronic music fans can be pretty picky about their DJs, and keeping track of who performs where can be a hassle, especially for newcomers...

  • December 16, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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Joomajam is an interactive app that lets bands and singers help in children’s learning

We’ve already seen a number of great educational tools from tech startups in Asia. In the Philippines, a social enterprise startup ...

  • November 13, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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New concert ticketing app GigOut is up all night to get lucky

New concert ticketing app GigOut is up all night to get lucky

Music lovers and concert goers across Asia have a new app in the form of GigOut. Made by a Singaporean startup, GigOut’s iPhone app ag...

  • October 24, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Kakao launches Spotify-esque KakaoMusic

Kakao is now entering the music business with KakaoMusic. It's just being rolled out in South Korea now, but more countries coming soon?

  • September 28, 2013
  • at 11:44 am
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Indie musicians have gone unnoticed, and Philippine startup NDFy wants to help

We have seen a number of music apps pop up in Asia. Now the Philippines contributes, too, as new music web-based platform NDFY (Update: pron...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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MUSiiCO aims to become a one-stop channel for Indonesian music videos

Youtube may provide all the video content you can mention. But if you are an Indonesian music video lover, you’re better off visiting MUSi...

  • September 11, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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Rdio set to launch in India after acquiring failed local music streaming startup

Rdio set to launch in India after acquiring failed local music streaming startup

Music streaming service Rdio is set to launch in India after acquiring local startup Dhingana, which shut down last month.

  • March 14, 2014
  • at 1:25 pm
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Australia gets to dive into streaming music on Apple’s iTunes Radio

Australia gets to dive into streaming music on Apple’s iTunes Radio

Nearly five months after Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) launched iTunes Radio in the US, the music streaming service has finally rolled out to a second...

  • February 11, 2014
  • at 6:50 pm
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Deezer pushes music streaming service in Indonesia with rock star tie-up

Slank held a live chat session on Deezer earlier today and will be giving out merchandise to Deezer users from February 6 to March 6.

  • January 29, 2014
  • at 5:45 pm
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Here are the two biggest online music streaming sites in Indonesia

Meet Langit Musik, an online music streaming site in Indonesia run by Telkomsel, and Melon Indonesia.

  • November 14, 2013
  • at 2:46 pm
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5 best free Android apps in China for all your mobile mass media

Anyone who has ever ridden the subway in Beijing knows the Chinese love to consume content on their smartphones. But because of censorship o...

  • October 31, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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Indonesia’s brings your favourite artist online in one automatic playlist

Today,, an Indonesian music-streaming site, has launched Radio Artis (meaning “artist’s radio”). With this new feature, liste...

  • September 30, 2013
  • at 10:00 pm
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Popular music-streaming app Spotify adds Taiwan to its roster of Asian countries

Spotify, the popular music-streaming service, has launched in Taiwan this morning. According to the site, the service h...

  • September 24, 2013
  • at 10:59 am
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Music is an inaccessible industry for tech startups

Here's why I think these startups won't succeed, and why I would advise any tech entrepreneur against the music industry.

  • September 12, 2013
  • at 11:13 am
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1970s Taiwanese pop star brought back to life as a hologram (VIDEO)

Remember last year when a hologram of Tupac performed alongside Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre at Coachella? Well, the company who went bankrupt s...

  • September 10, 2013
  • at 3:10 pm
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