Spotify: happy holidays for U.S. launch?
“But word from the [Spotify] party, at which [the company] hosted a few hundred people, is that the start-up does indeed now expect to make good on its latest expectation, to launch before 2010’s end. Specifically, a go-live date between Thanksgiving and Christmas is in the works.” PaidContent, “Spotify Does Expect U.S. Launch Before 2010’s Out,” 9.30.10
Uh oh: Spotify still hasn't signed any U.S. label...
“Spotify, the European music service that drops the jaws of all who try it, is at risk of blowing another self-imposed deadline for launching in the United States. While CEO Daniel Ek has promised that Spotify will finally launch before the end of 2010, the company has yet to sign a single licensing agreement with any of the top four record companies, multiple music industry sources told...