Amazon Prime Music launches podcasts in India

Amazon Prime Music on Wednesday announced the launch of podcasts in India. Starting today, podcasts will be available on the Amazon Prime Music app on Android and iOS, Web player and Amazon Echo devices for all Prime customers at no additional cost The platform will provide access to locally popular shows by creators including Jay… Continue reading Amazon Prime Music launches podcasts in India

Facebook signs licensing deal with century-old Indian music label Saregama

Business Facebook Inc has signed a global licensing deal with one of India’s largest music labels, allowing users to choose from a large catalogue of Bollywood music for their Facebook and Instagram posts, the music company said on Wednesday. A man enters Facebook’s new office in Mumbai, India May 27, 2016. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade/Files 03 Jun… Continue reading Facebook signs licensing deal with century-old Indian music label Saregama

Indian farmers resort to ‘playing loud music’ to drive away plague of locusts – World News

Millions of locusts have swarmed India with farmers spraying gallons of insecticide and playing loud music to try and drive them away, it is reported. Several Indian states are said to be ‘reeling’ from a locust attack which is the worst such invasion in years. Civic workers have sprayed gallons of insecticide in several areas… Continue reading Indian farmers resort to ‘playing loud music’ to drive away plague of locusts – World News

TikTok owner ByteDance plans to launch music streaming: FT

A person holds a smartphone as Tik Tok logo is displayed behind in this picture illustration taken November 7, 2019. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration (Reuters) – TikTok owner Beijing ByteDance Technology Co Ltd is in talks with big music labels – Universal Music, Sony Music and Warner Music – for global licensing deals to include their songs… Continue reading TikTok owner ByteDance plans to launch music streaming: FT

‘Creation is life’: Jitwam on his genre-bending music | Music Features | Savannah News, Events, Restaurants, Music

Jitwam has figured out a way to absorb pretty much everything that he discovers musically and export something incredibly unique. His particular sound can’t quite be categorized, but it’s as much hip hop and soul as it is jazz, folk, and avant garde. Born in India and based in Brooklyn, he sounds like a student… Continue reading ‘Creation is life’: Jitwam on his genre-bending music | Music Features | Savannah News, Events, Restaurants, Music