Chordify in the top 5,000 of biggest websites worldwide

According to Alexa, Chordify belongs to the top 5,000 of the biggest websites worldwide. A special thanks goes out to all you heavy users, loyal visitors and spontaneous guests. Without you we would never have achieved this milestone!

>> read article

Slayer is retiring – Stop crying and start preparing for one last mosh pit with this setlist!

All good things come to an end. A few weeks ago Slayer announced their final world tour. The thrash metal pioneers are retiring. We totally understand if you took the day off to mourn. But now it's time to man up and start preparing for one last mosh pit. Here's a setlist to help you on your way.

>> read article

Composer Jóhann Jóhannsson passed away at age 48

The Icelandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson has died at age 48. Last Friday Jóhannsson was found dead in his apartment in Berlin. German authorities are investigating the cause of death and an autopsy will be performed.

>> read article

Looking back at January – a month full of festivals and parties

“Time flies when you're having fun”. Or so they say. Well, maybe it does, and maybe it doesn't. It certainly feels like ages ago: our birthday, Eurosonic Noorderslag, Jamuary, the annual Gado Gado Party and Electrosonic.

>> read article

And the Oscar for MUSIC goes to…

On march 4th the Grammys for the movies (better known as the Oscars) are being handed out for the 90th time. Should we, music lovers, care about that? Certainly! Because, no one other than Sufjan Stevens is nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song. But how big are his chances?

>> read article

How music determines your mood and your taste experience

Last month, Holland’s favorite earworm Monsieur Cannibale was a hot news item.

>> read article

In memoriam:
Chester Bennington

Last July 20th, Linkin Park’s frontman Chester Bennington passed away way too soon. Chester, you will be sorely missed. Linkin Park took Nu Metal to the mainstream masses, selling over 70 million albums.

>> read article

In Memoriam:
Chris Cornell

On May 17, the world lost a rock icon. Chris Cornell suddenly passed away at the age of 52, while on tour with his band Soundgarden. His music paved the way for other Seattle bands like Nirvana and Pearl Jam and he could rightly be considered as one of the architects Grunge.

>> read article

Chordify meetup with Máxima, Queen Of The Netherlands

Once upon a time...we received an invitation to present Chordify in Hamburg to King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima of the Netherlands. Of course we felt extremely honored and were even more excited!

>> read article

Recap Music Hack Day Groningen 2015

Music Hack Day is one of the most exciting, enjoyable and best loved hackathons happening right now.

>> read article