Denis Simms


Music 24/7

3 posts by Denis Simms

Editorial Features

The State of Music Discovery: Why Spotify’s Discover Weekly is the Music Industry’s Greatest Innovation of 2015

April 26, 2016 | By Denis Simms

Through Discover Weekly, Spotify devised a way to harness its wealth of listening data, to serve users with personalized new music curation, and in doing so, introduced a significant new paradigm to digital music.


Apple x Beats: Changing The Game

May 14, 2014 | By Denis Simms

Reports last week that Apple was close to agreeing to a $3.2bn deal to acquire Beats Electronics were greeted by thunderous and opinionated mainstream media attention.

Editorial News

2014 in Music Streaming: How Will New Entrants Fare?

February 19, 2014 | By Denis Simms

New emerging markets are fascinating. Like a real-life iteration of Russian Roulette and with similar unpredictability, those who dare play can seemingly become billionaire visionaries overnight, or lose millions and appear hopelessly out of touch.