29 November

Tunaspot Signing Off

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2 years ago we embarked on a brave journey to create a new type of music discovery layer – a location based one. Basically we wanted people to share and discover new Spotify playlists and Soundcloud sets connected to specific geographic locations – may it be the city’s coolest night club, a secret beach or your […]

6 September

Ministry of Sound

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Ministry of Sound sued Spotify earlier this week. Why? Because people are able to do just exactly what I have just done. Because Spotify allows me to save one of their compilation albums as a playlist.   Here is a link to an article in the Guardian about the lawsuit. http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2013/sep/04/ministry-of-sound-sues-spotify   For the last […]

4 September

Vacationstories no. 4 – Lounge on the Farm

    Behrang, a.k.a Deejay Bacid, part of the Tunaspot team, is also a DJ. He went to a festival in Canterbury called Lounge on the Farm (LOTF).     Even though it was work, since he went there to play, the festival was so nice that he composed his own #vacationstories   His description […]

22 August

Vacationstories no. 3 – Saiva

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I am off to the mountains, going off the grid. No phones, no internet for about a week.   Before I go, I want to share this with you.   I will be hiking for about a week, but it takes me the better part of three days to get there. One day by train, […]

14 August

Vacationstories no. 2, blå vågor

We just received a Swedish vacation story. The description reads “Musik för en svensk sommar i toppklass” – meaning “Music for a top class Swedish summer”. That is it. That is the full description. This tuna is dropped far out in the archipelago north of Göteborg, at Länsmanshålet. (literary the name means “the hole of […]

9 August

Vacationstories no. 1, Vacation in Tulum

We sent out a request to our users last week that we want to hear your vacation stories.   The first one is from Tulum, Mexico. I have never been to Tulum, nor have I ever heard of it. Now I have heard of it, and after this #vacationstories that we got, I want to […]

22 July

Tunaspot goes Frankfurt and finds that Cocoon Club is closed and discovers the Fantastic Covers 6 at Dr. Walter’s office

A few weeks ago, I went to Frankfurt for the very first time in my life. To present our Håkan Hellström Campaign with Göteborgs-Posten. The conference I was speaking at was Zeitung Digital – a major gathering for German and European news-publishers. The only Tuna I found in Frankfurt is this one by Cosbos one […]

10 July

Tunaspot Berlin HQ

  Music and location. Music and location is what Tunaspot is all about. There are some locations that are global hotbeds when it comes to music. Detroit, Berlin, Bamako, London, New York are cities that come to mind. There are also some places that stands out when it comes to startups. San Fransisco, Stockholm, Berlin […]

17 June

Dear Coca-Cola, Thank you!

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We are thrilled to see that the Placelists application launched last week in Spotify. It is location based music discovery app or as you put it on your website a Groundbreaking Social Music App. Placelists. Imagine a map where you can zoom in onto a beach club in Brazil and tune in to their public […]

20 March

Tuna of the Day!

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Ever wondered what Aussie music really sounds like?   We all know that their beds are burning, and that they smile and give you a vegemite sandwich. But apart from the stereotypes, what music is popular down under?   Here is a playlist from Sydney, the Australian top 50 chart, that is updated weekly. So […]