Spotify provides a distant listening get together possibility the place everyone seems to be a DJ

The listening get together host and company can all management playback and skip tracks or episodes. They’ll choose gadgets within the queue and add extra songs to it. Because the characteristic is all about simultaneous listening, everytime you take a kind of actions, “it can instantly be mirrored on all participant units,” Spotify says.

The corporate launched Group Periods in Might as a approach for people who find themselves in the identical house to manage playback of a shared queue. The characteristic remains to be in beta, so it’s prone to evolve over time. Amid social distancing measures to restrict the unfold of COVID-19, it may show a enjoyable, interactive approach to hang around with your folks with out being in the identical bodily house for those who’re not within the temper to watch movies or play games together.