Like Clubhouse, but it records: Spotify Greenroom launches
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Spotify has released the Spotify Greenroom app. The app, similar to Clubhouse or Twitter Spaces, includes recording capabilities. It’s available on iOS and Android. We’ve added support for it in our Podevents website.
Sep 4 2023: This broken link now points to the Internet Archive.Spotify Clubhouse
Sony Music Entertainment has acquired Somethin’Else, the UK’s largest independent podcast and audio producer and the BBC’s biggest independent producer of programmes.Sony Music Entertainment
First look: Take a deepdive into SGrecast: Robert Minnix takes Sounds Profitable’s Bryan Barletta round their tool to create, manage and monetize your podcasts. It’s like your own guided view of what it can do.
Podpage has released v2.0 of their podcast website tool. The release adds advanced monetization tools, multi-user and multi-podcast accounts, and a redesigned user dashboard - with in-built Podnews updates, too.Podnews
As we reported earlier this month, Facebook is launching podcasts next week. The Verge links to the terms and conditions, which Nathan Gathright has analysed. It’s invite-only for now; no, Podnews’s page hasn’t been invited. :sadface:The Verge
Cleanfeed, a remote audio tool, has added 'aux outputs’, enabling more advanced routing of different audio channels.
In Australia, SCA has partnered with the BBC to add full shows to their LiSTNR app. Many shows contain music, and are available in the BBC Sounds app (but not as podcasts).SCA LiSTNR
Sean Rameswaram has been promoted to Creative Director of Vox Audio. The company is also hiring for three new positions.
SXM Media has announced it is using Podscribe to allow advertisers to target podcast content at the episode level, in a brand-safe way.
This link is no longer available, as at Sep 4 2023SXM Media
All audio is not alike, says Signal Hill Insights, focusing on the different needs states for each type of audio.Signal Hill Insights
Joi Louviere has been announced as the winner of a podcast pitch competition run by The Creative Collective NYC and Acast.Acast
Lantigua Williams has launched a Spanish show, Mamá Preparada: an Apple Podcasts subscription-only show.
Sep 4 2023: This broken link now points to the Internet Archive.Apple Apple Podcasts
Fun with Apple’s new paid subscriptions
- How do subscription-only shows appear in the Apple Podcasts API? Here’s Mamá Preparada, and here it isn’t in Apple’s API (it returns nothing). Nor does it appear in search.Apple Apple Podcasts
- How do shows with extra paid episodes appear in Apple Podcasts? Here’s Birthful, with play buttons for the free stuff, but not for paid-for shows. Our page, powered by Apple’s API finds the show, but naturally doesn’t see the paid-for shows.Apple
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