Artists that get played should get paid. This is the foundation of the modern music ecosystem. When streamers and DJs are hit by music copyright takedowns on other platforms, it’s because those platforms have not – for whatever reason – secured the right music licenses. They are not paying the artists that are getting played. […]
A little over four months ago, we launched a new music-focused live streaming element to the Mixcloud platform. Today we are announcing the ability for creators to save an audio archive of their broadcasted streams to their profile, so that fans can listen again. We are uniquely able to do this thanks to our bespoke […]
An ongoing response by Mixcloud, as part of a collective community wide global effort, to create new systems of working for the creator communities amidst a global crisis.
The podcast world is exploding and there are loads of new podcasts that are uploaded on Mixcloud every day. Our staff has put together a list of ten of our favorite podcasts you need to tune in to now!
If you missed the Mixcloud | Curates event in NYC last week, you can listen again to the recording of the panel discussion featuring David Byrne, the Editor in Chief of THUMP and the Founders of Pitchfork + Next Big Sound.
What is the story behind your latest mix special “Downtown Funk 2016”? I wanted to get behind what made the success of the 2015 hit Uptown Funk so unique, as it seamlessly took music from a past generation to a whole new audience. Artists like the Johnson Brothers, The Time and Deodato – who […]
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“I’m a big fan of Mixcloud & have been uploading my mixes and radio shows since day 1. I always love checking out what’s been posted up there and think it’s brilliant that they ensure all the artists get payed.” – Moxie https://www.mixcloud.com/DJMoxie/
“Mixcloud has been my most important media platform for many years. It is the perfect space for a DJ or radio host to publish mixes.” – Lexis (Music Is My Sanctuary) – https://www.mixcloud.com/musicismysanctuary/
“Everyone at Rough Trade is excited to hear about this award. We love putting our shows together and Mixcloud helps us to connect to online listeners with the awesome music we hear at the shop.” – @roughtrade Counter Culture Radio show Winner of Best Rock/Alternative Show at the Mixcloud Online Radio Awards 2015 https://www.mixcloud.com/RoughTradeShops/