Transfer playlists from Spotify to an other streaming service

Tired of Spotify ignoring the request for Chromecast integration?. Spotify now works with Chromecast. Still want to try out one of the many different music streaming services? Here is a list of ways to transfer your playlists.

Google Play Music: All Access (GPMAA)

Not exactly the most sexy product name ever, but they do have some nice features and perfect integration with Android and Chromecast.

The Spotify alternatives: A comparison of music streaming services

For those thinking of making the switch to an other streaming service. I tested both Google Play Music and Rdio for a while.

These are some of the pros and cons I found that might be usefull for others.


Google Play Music All Access

Available music:

There probably are some differences in available music. But I didn’t find any bands that I listened to on Spotify that aren’t available on Google Music.

Use CrashPlan to automatically backup to a network drive (NAS)

For a while I have been searching for a good, reliable and easy to use backup solution.

Eventually I found CrashPlan ( to be my preferred solution. It has a client for WIndows, Mac and Linux. But it has one major problem. You can choose to backup to a folder, external drive, a friends computer or online, but CrashPlan can not backup to a network drive. 

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