March 27, 2014 in Music and Recording (E)
[prMac.com] Stafford, United Kingdom - Following the recent successful launch of Song Buddy on the iTunes App Store, Wide Angle Software is pleased to announce the release of the Mac version of the software on Apple's Mac App Store. Song Buddy is a free Mac OSX app which launches automatically in the user's Mac Status Bar and automatically recognizes the music they're currently listening on their Mac using advanced digital fingerprinting technology. The software displays more information about the currently playing artist, including information about the artist's career, their photos and track releases, as well as providing quick access to the artist's official homepage. Artist's social media links are also provided including their Wikipedia, Facebook. Twitter, Spotify and iTunes pages.
Song Buddy also allows users to search for an artist by name and provides information about the artist's releases, enabling users to discover all of the artist's latest, earlier, or upcoming music. The artists' songs can be previewed and purchased through the Song Buddy's links to iTunes and the software also enables users to discover new artists they may be interested in, through similar artist suggestions.
For those who like to see and hear their favourite artists in concert, Song Buddy also displays each artist's upcoming events. This functionality provides a quick and easy way to find out information about upcoming tour locations and dates. The information displayed within Song Buddy is updated daily allowing the user to always be up to date with their favourite artists' upcoming events.
iOS and Windows versions of Song Buddy have received widespread positive reviews:
"Song Buddy is a superb app which always keeps you updated. It's an immense tool that helps you to search new music." - diyAppReview
"This is a fun, free app to play around with, especially if you like music trivia or are always trying to find new artists to listen to." - CNET Editors' review
"Song Buddy proves to be a useful and steady solution when it comes to displaying information about the currently playing artist, along with Facebook or Twitter profiles and YouTube channels.." - Softpedia
"Music fans, this is your perfect application... The design of the app is excellent, highly usable and extremely easy to get the hang of it." - AppsZoom
* OS X 10.8 or later
* 0.6 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Song Buddy 1.02 is Free and available worldwide through the App Store in the Music category.
Located in Stafford, United Kingdom, Wide Angle Software believes software should be easy to use, look good and above all be useful to a wide range of consumers. The firm specialises in PC, Mac and iOS apps for manipulating digital media, specifically on portable media devices such as iPods, iPhones and iPads. Copyright (C) 2013 Wide Angle Software. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod, iPad and Mac OS X platforms are trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.