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October 28, 2022
What’s the best mood boosting music for the winter months?
As the nights get darker and the days get colder, what should we be listening to if we want to stay upbeat?
October 17, 2022
What makes a song scary?
Whether it’s a spooky semitone or a menacing melody - what features of a song can spark fear?
October 4, 2022
Schedule: The heart of Studio
Say hello to the all-new Scheduler
September 20, 2022
Top of the Pups: These are the best radio stations for dogs
Top of the Pups - what FM is best for our furry friends?
July 1, 2022
The ultimate summer hits according to behavioural science
British summer time is finally here and BBQ season is in full swing, but what’s the recipe for success when it comes to hosting friends and family alfresco?
March 23, 2021
Use Sonos? No sweat.
The best tech is easy and works for everyone - that's why we're constantly developing new ways to support our customers. The latest development? Sonos integration.
January 26, 2021
Studio: the power to replicate a perfectly curated atmosphere across an entire estate
At a time where businesses around the world are looking to get people back into stores, cafes and restaurants on squeezed budgets, sustainable and cost-effective customer experience is going to be as important as it’s ever been.
January 6, 2021
Music meets science - The impact of music in retail
“Music is the most powerful form of sound we know that affects our emotional state” – Julian Treasure
December 8, 2020
Startle Music: December Top 10 Songs
Baby, it is cold outside! Christmas is fast approaching, but we promise, there's no Slade in this Top 10!
November 27, 2020
No speakers? No problem.
We're very excited to be fully Google Chromecast enabled.
November 10, 2020
Startle Music: November Top 10 Songs
It’s time for our reveal of the best 10 tracks to check out this month from our Head of Content, James.
October 1, 2020
Startle Music: October Top 10 Songs
Startle’s Head of Content, James, shares his Top 10 tracks to listen to this October.