Billy Chasen

  1. Turntable.fm, at Critical Juncture, Shutters Piki and Plugs In Soundcloud

    September 12, 2013 2:08 PM EDT Turntable.fm, the social music service that enraptured hundreds of thousands of fans in 2011 when it came out, has switched off a feature that allowed its users to upload songs in a move to cut costs and "keep the service running." The ...

  2. Plug.dj Throws Video Into Turntable.fm-Style Social DJ App Mix

    March 26, 2012 4:56 PM EDT Here I am in the most populous room in Plug.dj... with four other people. What an original idea: A bunch of rooms where cute little avatars can DJ music to each other! That's what we said last May, before breaking the news ( we think ) about ...

  3. Turntable.fm Looks to the Future - Active Avatars, Discovering Next Skrillex - at SXSWi Panel

    March 13, 2012 5:50 PM EDT Turntable.fm Founder/CEO Billy Chasen took the stage at Tuesday's panel wearing the bear head of a common Turntable.fm avatar (Photo: Glenn Peoples) Turntable.fm CEO Billy Chasen and chairman Seth Goldstein aren't sure where social music ...

  4. TechCrunch Disrupt Day Two: Troy Carter Is A Busy Man

    September 13, 2011 4:53 PM EDT Better known as Lady Gaga's manager, Troy Carter's name was all over TechCrunch Disrupt this morning, as two projects he is involved in took center stage. First up was Turntable.fm, the much buzzed about online DJ site, who hit the stage ...

  5. Inside Turntable.fm: Social Networking Meets Internet Radio

    July 15, 2011 4:30 PM EDT A strange thing happened on the way to the latest digital music revolution. As U.S. consumers and recording industry executives wait to see if Spotify and Apple can usher in a new era of cloud-based music streaming, Turntable.fm has become the m ...