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Apple Music Debuts ‘Replay’; A Eulogy for the Mix CD; Deezer Curates Playlists for Emirates; Dolly Parton on SiriusXM

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Apple Music Launches ‘Replay’ Feature to Revisit Old
Apple Music has launched a way to look back at the music you’ve enjoyed this year with Apple Music Replay, a new feature that will allow users to review the songs, albums and artists they enjoyed the most this year.

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A Eulogy for the Mix CD, the Best Way to Tell Someone ‘I Like You’
Mix CDs have been innovated out of existence — but nothing has managed to replace how meaningful it was to make and receive them.

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Deezer partners with Emirates to provide exclusive playlists for inflight entertainment system

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Spotify’s Magic Leap app lets you virtually pin music on the
By this point, most people have used Spotify on almost every platform where it’s available and there’s not a lot about the experience that’s surprising. So it’s…


Former Beats by Dre CEO launches DropLabs

A startup called DropLabs, led by former Beats by Dre boss Susan Paley, has revealed a product called the EP 01. It’s a pair of trainers that “convert audio input into vibrations via Bluetooth” which then “stimulates the nerve receptors in your feet — in sync with the sound in your ears.”

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Dolly’s music to be featured on limited-run SiriusXM radio
You will be able to find Dolly’s music on SiriusXM channel 62.

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Apple Music reveals new ‘Up Next’ artist and launches country radio
Apple Music has anointed its latest ‘Up Next’ artist, who’ll be getting a boost across the company’s music platforms. It’s Canadian artist Jessie Reyez, who’s actually been doing pretty well on Apple Music for some time now

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The Beat Goes On (and On): Why Does Every Generation Hate the Music That Comes After It?
Every generation has its own sound . . . and a previous generation that wants to turn it down.

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Sonos: Free Spotify Tier Goes Live on Popular Smart
Sonos owners can now stream Spotify for free.

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Streaming will plateau, social is everything:
The future is golden, and it looks nothing like today. But the path is bumpy, so gear-up.


Spotify’s new scripted fiction podcast stars Pedro Pascal and Carrie
Spotify-owned Gimlet just launched a new scripted fiction podcast, Motherhacker. The series explores “the dark side of the web,” and it marks another attempt by…

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Amazon is giving away unlimited music streaming for just $0.99 for 4
If you’re a music lover, don’t waste any time taking advantage of this Amazon unlimited music deal for the holidays.

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