Episode Info: On this episode of anniversary albums we take a look at the debut album by Pink Floyd "The Piper at the Gates of Dawn." Released in 1967, this album is considered one of the great psychedelic rock albums and a good example of the work the band did with Syd Barrett. Podcast Link: … Continue reading Anniversary Albums: Pink Floyd “The Piper at the Gates of Dawn” (1967)
Following on from the Spotify fake artists story, this week, another music streaming platform is under the spotlight with questions around its survival coming to the fore. It has been reported that music streaming platform SoundCloud is facing closure having laid off 40% of its staff and only having enough funding left for 50 more … Continue reading Is SoundCloud evaporating for good?
Episode Info: On this edition of anniversary albums we took a look at Iggy Pop's second solo album "Lust for Life." Released in 1977, "Lust for Life" was recorded with David Bowie in Berlin and is considered by many to be Iggy's best solo record. Podcast Link: Iggy Pop - Lust for Life Tracks Played: … Continue reading Anniversary Albums: Iggy Pop “Lust for Life” (1977)
Music streaming platform Spotify are under the spotlight this week with accusations they have been filling their curated playlists with fake artists and songs. The allegations have been made by entertainment news site Vulture and industry site Music Business Worldwide. The allegations directed at the world’s most popular streaming platform are that Spotify encourage and … Continue reading Putting the spotlight on Spotify’s playlists
Episode Info: On this episode of anniversary albums we took a look at the debut studio album from American R&B singer Frank Ocean "Channel Orange." Released in 2012, "Channel Orange" is considered by many to be the best album released in 2012, as well as being an all-time 21st century classic album. Podcast Link: Frank … Continue reading Anniversary Albums: Frank Ocean “Channel Orange” (2012)