SoundCloud to charge $9.99/month for its new subscription service

29 March, 2016
If you are an audiophile and especially one immersed in the vast indie scene, then SoundCloud is surely a second home for you. But, as you might have heard, the platform has been working hard on expanding its reach and appeal recently, striking various deals with the likes of Sony and other titans in the music industry.

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Anonymous, 30 Mar 2016False, they are making some tracks to be only previews unless yo... moreIs that only if the artist/label allows that or is it just random?

  • Anonymous

Shazzy B, 30 Mar 2016They're basically charging you for offline music. Normal users u... moreFalse, they are making some tracks to be only previews unless you have a GO subscription as it has just started happening to me and other users.

  • AnonD-493815

$9.99 a month probably means £19.99 for the UK market

AnonD-398362, 29 Mar 2016I dot understand. Are they charging people to use it or are they... moreThey're basically charging you for offline music. Normal users using Soundcloud as it was before will not be affected, nor will their user experience.

  • AnonD-491921

apple users have to pay extra as usual

  • AnonD-398362

I dot understand. Are they charging people to use it or are they only charging new members? And what if I delete the app and download it again, does that mean I have to pay them now, or is it linked by account