Paste Music & Daytrotter Join Forces

Paste Magazine is excited to announce a new era of amazing original music content and distribution for our readers and listeners around the world. Beginning Aug. 17, Paste Music and their sister publication, Daytrotter, will be joining forces to deliver the best music journalism to more people thanks to a unified social-media presence and a daily newsletter brimming with live performances and coverage from both Daytrotter and Paste Music. Every day on the new Paste Music & Daytrotter social platform, followers and subscribers will find an unbeatable menu of music news, reviews, features, interviews, live-streaming audio/video content from our recording studios, plus free access to the world’s largest archive of live recorded music, all in one place.

All of Daytrotter’s live streaming content—including more than 31,000 unique recordings by more than 7,000 artists going back a decade—will be available for free on and via Paste Music. For Daytrotter listeners who enjoy the benefits of a membership, the legacy version will continue to exist at, with exclusive access to high-quality mp3 downloads, playlists and favorites. Paste Music and Daytrotter will continue to record original live performances every day from both Daytrotter’s Horseshack Studio in Davenport, Iowa, and Paste Studios in New York.

Paste Music is thrilled to join forces with Daytrotter—both at and, as well as on social media and in your inbox—to continue bringing you daily helpings of news, reviews and features, from investigative stories on the recording industry to profiles of both emerging and established artists, daily album and song reviews, fun lists and rankings, live-streaming concerts, and deep-dives into our unrivaled archive of live-music recordings, with hundreds of thousands of video and audio files available for free. (Ever seen R.E.M. cover the Velvet Underground? Or original footage of The Who recording in 1966? Or Miles Davis perform “Bitches Brew”? You can find them all there!)

Follow them on our socials Paste Music & Daytrotter Facebook page, Paste Music on Twitter, Paste Magazine on Twitter, Paste Magazine on Instagram, Daytrotter on Twitter, and Daytrotter on Instagram!