Music

  • “Obey Your Verse”: New Sprite Camapaign Uses Hip Hop Lyrics

    “Obey Your Verse”: New Sprite Camapaign Uses Hip Hop Lyrics

    New from Sprite is a campaign that plays on its iconic “Obey Your Thirst” tagline – “Obey your Verse.” In this case, “your verse” means famous lyrics from some of hip hop’s most respected giants, including Notorious B.I.G. and Nas, which have been emblazoned on a line of 16 different limited edition cans. Drake and […]

  • Daft Punk Launch Line of Retro 70s-Style Merchandise (Photos)

    Daft Punk Launch Line of Retro 70s-Style Merchandise (Photos)

    Hey, remember the 70s? That’s right, the nostalgia market hasn’t been completely saturated by Nicktoons and grunge, and there actually is room for other decades in the nostalgia sphere – or if not, Daft Punk made room themselves with a new line of 70s-inspired merchandise, which somehow seems like an appropriately Daft Punk thing to do. The […]

  • iTunes Radio Seeking Drake, Pharrell as Guest DJs

    iTunes Radio Seeking Drake, Pharrell as Guest DJs

    We’re living in an age when it’s apparently not enough for online music streaming services to offer up entire libraries of recorded music – they also have to have exclusive content. iTunes Radio is the latest to try to get on the bandwagon established by services like Tidal, and they’re looking to pony up $19 […]

  • Spotify Launching Video Content This Year

    Spotify Launching Video Content This Year

    Jay Z’s premium streaming service Tidal might be seen as a big flop, but it does appear to have influenced one of the heavy hitters in the streaming game, since reports have surfaced that Spotify is planning to roll out video content sometime this year. Details on Spotify’s video offerings are still to come, presumably […]

  • Grooveshark: Music Service Shuts Down, Surrenders to Record Labels

    Grooveshark: Music Service Shuts Down, Surrenders to Record Labels

    Music streaming service Grooveshark finally shut its virtual doors recently, succumbing to legal pressure regarding its unlicensed streaming of a huge library of music, some of it not available on more legitimate streaming sites like Spotify. The site’s swan song came in the form of a statement posted on April 30th, which you can read on the […]