April 26, 2011 in Music (E)
[prMac.com] San Francisco, California - Music has always been an experience to be shared with others. One such company paving the way of musical expression is Soundtrckr. Already on iPhone, iPod touch, Windows Phone 7, Nokia S3 and S60, and in the Google Chrome Store, Soundtrckr lets listeners' discover and share music based on geographic location.
With their latest launch of features such as instant search through 1M artists, 5M lyrics to enjoy while listening to music, Facebook and Twitter friend finder and music search by location, Soundtrckr has upped the ante in terms of what a leading music sharing services should be. By delivering the perfect balance between local and international music discovery, Soundtrckr tunes you into new musical artists and genres you may not have been exposed to previously.
First time users are invited sign in with their Facebook or Twitter accounts. Once logged in, users can then create their own music stations, listen to their previously created stations, listen to their friend's stations or scan nearby stations. A quick look at nearby stations offers a high level peak at the musical taste of any given geo location. In other words, users who are tuned into a station in New York City can have their friends in San Francisco listen along track-for-track and can all chat together at the same time.
"Music is directly tied to moments and places in our personal lives," said Soundtrckr founder and CEO Daniele Calabrese "Soundtrckr extends these moments by making it easier to discover and play the music friends and people around you are listening to." Daniele also shared that Soundtrckr is available in 6 languages on the iPhone and soon on the Web. Android is also under development and will be available in Q2 2011.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 3.1.2 or later
* 4.4 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Soundtrckr Radio 2.7 is free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Music category.
Founded in 2010, Soundtrckr is social listening and discovery, where friends share stations and listen together in real time. Soundtrckr is also hyper local listening and discovering allowing users to tune into nearby stations created by other users and to play what's hot around the city. Soundtrckr has the largest music catalog for Internet radio in the world, 10M tracks, with any artist, any genre, any language. Copyright (C) 2011 Soundtrckr. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.