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EE launches ticket service to provide discounted access to music, comedy,  family friendly and other attractions

EE launches ticket service to provide discounted access to music, comedy, family friendly and other attractions

James Richardson 8

From today, EE Windows Phone users in the UK can now take advantage of a new service launched by the network called EE Tickets. For those of you that like to go to music concerts, theatre shows etc., you can sign up with the new service and receive notifications when new deals are available. With many tickets being offered at a discounted rate what's not to like?  With EE selling both...

Microsoft teams up with Bonnaroo to stream the thirteenth annual music festival live to your Xbox

Microsoft teams up with Bonnaroo to stream the thirteenth annual music festival live to your Xbox

Michael Archambault 17

If you are a fan of the annual Bonnaroo Music Festival, then you are going to be excited to hear that Microsoft and the festival people themselves have joined up to stream the event live, exclusively on Xbox. You can avoid the massive crowd of what is said to be over 80,000 people trekking to the farm in Manchester, Tennessee and instead enjoy the music right from the comfort of your...

Pepper for Windows Phone updated with general fixes; get involved to add your local venues

Pepper for Windows Phone updated with general fixes; get involved to add your local venues

Rich Edmonds 8

Pepper is a free music discovery service available on iOS, Android, Windows 8 and Windows Phone. While Pepper has been around since Windows Phone 7, the team behind the service has only just launched Pepper in the US. It has taken some time, but one should not underestimate just what their end goals are - to not only enable consumers to check out and attend local events at known venues...

Beats Music to launch online streaming service, bringing a personalised music experience to the US on January 21

Beats Music to launch online streaming service, bringing a personalised music experience to the US on January 21

Rich Edmonds 60

Beats has announced a new music service (www.beatsmusic.com) that will be available on Windows Phones on January 21st. Not only that, but should you be with the US mobile operator AT&T, you (and every member of your family, up to five people and ten devices) will be able to take full advantage of a sweet deal to get you all started. Rock on past the break for details and more....

Master of music? Prove it with MixMaster for Windows Phone, powered by Nokia MixRadio

Master of music? Prove it with MixMaster for Windows Phone, powered by Nokia MixRadio

Rich Edmonds 31

So you've got your headphones on full blast with your favourite playlist wrecking havoc on your ears, but just how knowledgeable are you when it comes to music in general? It's time to put everything you know to the test with MixMaster. The Windows Phone game makes use of Nokia's MixRadio API to bring together intuitive and addictive gameplay. When loading up MixMaster, the game asks...

Nokia updates MixRadio for Windows 8.1 with Play Me; brings features up to speed with Windows Phones

Nokia updates MixRadio for Windows 8.1 with Play Me; brings features up to speed with Windows Phones

Rich Edmonds 34

Nokia MixRadio is the company's v2 attempt at the music streaming industry. Previously branded as Nokia Music, the new service focuses more on personalising the experience for consumers, while opening up a whole world of media just waiting to be discovered. While there's the popular client available for Windows Phone, Nokia has just updated the MixRadio apps for Windows 8.1 and RT....

SongArc version 2.0 rolling out, adds native Windows Phone 8 support and much more

SongArc version 2.0 rolling out, adds native Windows Phone 8 support and much more

Sam Sabri 34

It’s no secret that SongArc is one of our favorite games. It’s also quite popular with you guys and the Windows Phone community at large. It has north of a 500,000 users playing and is by far the most popular music game in the Windows Phone Store. A few weeks ago we gave you a sneak peek at the changes coming in version 2.0 of the game, which will be rolling out into the Windows Phone...

Official Napster app for Windows Phone on the way, here’s what it looks like

Official Napster app for Windows Phone on the way, here’s what it looks like

Daniel Rubino 43

For those who have been involved with digital music, the name Napster should ring a few bells. Considered to be the forefather of digital music distribution, albeit ruled illegally, the service was shutdown, re-opened and acquired a few times since its inception in 1999. Years later, in 2011, the company was bought by Rhapsody, who still maintain its trademark and logos. The service is...

Nokia giving away Lumia 1520, headphones and premium subscription in MixRadio sweepstakes (UK only)

Nokia giving away Lumia 1520, headphones and premium subscription in MixRadio sweepstakes (UK only)

Rich Edmonds 44

Nokia has unleashed a competition to celebrate the launch of its MixRadio service. Open to UK residents only, the company is giving away a brand new Lumia 1520 (yet to launch in the UK), Nokia Purity Pro Wireless headphones and 3 months of Nokia MixRadio+ (previously Nokia Music+).  The Finnish company has two sets of the prizes above to give away, so to be in with the chance of...