Spotify is an audio streaming company founded by Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon in 2006. Having started life in Stockholm, Sweden, the small start-up rose to enormous success. In 2009, Spotify became available to people in the United Kingdom as well as Spain and France. In 2011 the company expanded to the United States market, eventually establishing its headquarters in New York City.
Eurovision has grown exponentially since its conception in 1956 where back in its early day's scores of over 300 points were unheard of. But times have changed and the first country to score over 300 points and not claim victory was Russia with its 2015 entry, Million Voices. Of course, as the number of countries participating in the competition increases as will the possible number of points – this year saw Ukraine take home over 600 points, which is an impressive feat. Betway Online Casino recently looked at some of the history of Eurovision and how countries have fared and it makes for an interesting read.
We all know what awaits us in land-based casinos. Sounds of chips being stacked. Jolly music coming from slot machines stations. And the inevitable sound of smooth jazz or some other type of elevator music. Yet, with the rise of online casino gaming, it is easy to forget how online casino houses also use music to make their users feel more welcome, comfortable and perhaps even more focused. You might not hear a fancy tune in the lobby, but music will be there to make your sessions more immersive and full of adrenaline. And you are about to find out why!
Shadow Puppet Theatre - ‘SPT’ for short - are a four-piece Malaysian rock band named after the beautiful and ancient art of shadow puppetry. In keeping with their chosen name, they meld both storytelling and what they call "the feels": an indefinable element adding a special ‘sparkle’ of life into each, and every, musical note they play. With latest single ‘Codename Summer’ just unleashed, we caught up with the band for a chat.
Playing the guitar is a skill that can be enjoyed by people of all ages. Whether you’re a beginner just starting out, or a seasoned pro, there are always things you can learn to improve your playing. In this blog post, we will discuss four essential tips that every guitarist should know in order to improve their skills. These tips are based on personal experience and research, so they are guaranteed to help you take your playing to the next level!