'Extremes' Is Our Podcast About People Who've Lived Through Wild Situations
In one episode, we meet a guy who mailed himself from the U.K. to Australia. In another, we talk to a former banker who embezzled $700 million.
Beyoncé's New-Old Demo of "Sorry" Is Genius In-Progress
'Lemonade' is finally available on all streaming services and includes the original version to "Sorry."
Spotify Files Antitrust Complaint Against 'Apple Tax' In EU
Spotify alleges that Apple uses its ownership over iOS and the App Store to impose an 'Apple tax' that stifles competition.
The UK Charts Are a Mess Right Now
Busted? The Specials? 'The Greatest Showman'? What is going on?
The Classic Album Release Cycle Might Be Dying
Am I the only one who was like "I cannot keep up with all these projects coming out right at the end of the year, the fuck?" No? Good.
How to Unlink Spotify from Your Facebook Account
After another massive report of Facebook mishandling data, you might want to disconnect your Spotify from the social network. Here’s how to do it.
Women Artists Lose Out When Algorithms Help Book Events
Two lineups this week, for Spotify's Who We Be in London and Annie Mac's Lost & Found festival, highlight how gender imbalance feeds into streaming.
Important Questions Raised By...
Kids Don’t Know How CDs Work – Is That a Bad Thing?
"Maybe its just the generation Z in me but how did people burn CDs?" asks a 17-year-old. "Like how did you just get a blank CD and put songs on it?"
VICE Guide to Life
How to String Together Free Trials for More Than a Year
From free food to free rides, trials from HBO, Uber, Graze, and more are the broke person’s ticket to living the good life.
Ask A Lawyer
The Bill that Brought Kid Rock to the White House, Explained
What exactly is the Music Modernization Act?
Hackers Are Selling Botnets and Stolen ‘Fortnite’ Accounts Over Instagram
As hacking and gaming communities continue to intersect, some hackers are selling access to botnets and likely stolen Fortnite, Spotify, and other online accounts on Instagram.
Spotify Is Using DNA Tests to Curate Playlists, Which Is Pretty Creepy
The streaming service is partnering up with Ancestry to create custom playlists based on your lineage.