Best music apps and services to download in 2012
3rd May 2012 | 17:10
Aweditorium ties together everything about an artist – lyrics, videos, photography, covers, music, favourite narcotics, former wives – and parades it in a beautiful, multi-touch display for your ipad. It’s the apex of fine art and rock ’n’ roll.
Best for: Collectors I Download Aweditorium iPad app
Discovr Music trawls through 15 million songs to find new fave bands. You can read bios, reviews and tweets by and about them, and share it with friends. oh, and you can actually “buy” their music, too, if that’s still your “bag”, granddad.
Platform: iPhone and iPad
Best for: Exploring the latest music I Download Discovr iPhone app
Figure handheld genius from electronic production maestros propeller-heads, Figure makes it easy to create beats and riffs, using a Korg Kaoss pad-style touch interface. literally idiot-proof, with some great sounds.
Best for: Making tunes on the fly I Download Figure iPhone app
Last.FM as well as a pandora-style personalised radio service this lets you search for gigs based on your listening choices. But, most importantly of all, it logs every tune you play so you can see what you listen to the most.
Platform: iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows
Best for: Obsessives