GYROstream Blog

INSTAGRAM TO PAY UP FOR CREATORS

04/06/2020

GYROstream HQ

Image Credit: INSTAGRAM Instagram have recently announced its grand plans to monetize IGTV and Live in a bid to support their creators (and compete with Facebook & Twitch).  With the rise and (hopeful) fall of COVID, Instagram Live views increased by a whopping 70% February to March and in a bid to keep creators on the platform Instagram will now be testing two types of income generators; Badges (much like Twitch) & IGTV ads. Instagram Badges Introducing Instagram... Read More

Our Feature Album for June | Foreign/National ‘The Garden’

04/06/2020

GYROstream HQ

Melbourne sons Foreign/National return with their eight-track album, The Garden taking listeners fluidly between psychedelic, afrobeat and avant-garde textures. Released on the 25th May the album shines light on a new direction for the band. Moving away  from the strictly lo-fi psych-pop sound that defined earlier releases, The Garden incorporates a wide range of influences, from the cosmopolitan sounds of AIR and Stereolab to afrobeat/ethio-jazz artists Fela Kuti and Mulatu Astatke.... Read More

Instagram: Introducing LIVE Donations

07/05/2020

GYROstream HQ

Instagram have recently rolled out the Dontaions in LIVE on Instagram feature in reponse to COVID19. Throughout recent months, the team over @Instagram have taken note of people stepping up in unprecedented ways to support their communities to raise money for nonprofits helping in COVID-19 relief directly.  1. Users can now, when you go Live, create a fundraiser for your viewers to take part in. 2. Users can also create a fundraiser or use the I... Read More

Our Feature Album For April | FeelsClub 'SUB.ALT.GEN 01'

27/04/2020

GYROstream HQ

Brisbane dance-pop experts FeelsClub are providing us with a much needed dose of dance-inducing upbeat goodness on their latest EP SUB.ALT.GEN.01: our feature album for April!  Released on April 23, the EP opens with brand new track ‘Lies,’ a freeing, uplifting track that is sure to get you dancing in a joyous haze. The track is also remixed later in the EP, with Inimata stripping the song back, slowing it down and turning it into a melancholy but cathartic... Read More

Our Feature Album For April | FeelsClub 'SUB.ALT.GEN 01'

27/04/2020

GYROstream HQ

Brisbane dance-pop experts FeelsClub are providing us with a much needed dose of dance-inducing upbeat goodness on their latest EP SUB.ALT.GEN.01: our feature album for April!  Released on April 23, the EP opens with brand new track ‘Lies,’ a freeing, uplifting track that is sure to get you dancing in a joyous haze. The track is also remixed later in the EP, with Inimata stripping the song back, slowing it down and turning it into a melancholy but cathartic... Read More