10 excellent online music services
| I – music fan! And from anybody do not hide it!
Today I want to share with you a great compilation of the most popular services where you can listen to music online, or how to tell the boss «on the spot»))!
It is very convenient and practical!
Someone I argue, they say the sound quality is bad and all, but, you understand – for all the good you have to pay! Listening to music online you save time and disk space. Giving preference to quality – you spend money on a supposedly licensed CDs, clutter up their homes with all this stuff and zamorachivayas for cataloging your music library!
The choice is yours! I already took mine!
10 excellent online music services
One of the most popular and convenient ways to listen to music online. This includes all of the tracks posted in foreign blogs. In order to get into player Hype Machine blog should be located in the General database services, this database now has about a thousand blogs. For users of HM offers registration, after which new features are available: liked the track, you can mention «sweetheart» to maintain him in profile, noting in the same way a blog or search for a particular artist, you form your feed, which will get all the updates. It is noteworthy that the creation of the aggregator had a hand in the guys with Russian roots — the name of the founder of the site, Anthony Volodkin.
— a large selection of new music
— simple and clear navigation
— poor selection of old tracks
The working principle of Soundcloud is simple: you pour the desired track and get a player that you can put anywhere — on a blog, Twitter or facebook. The founders of the site wanted to do something like Flickr or Vimeo, for the music platform, where there were no boundaries between the musicians and the audience. During the three years of the site, it had already accumulated a decent base, often the tracks fill in with the musicians or their representative labels. So, Perfume Genius put in your profile’s debut album before the official release of the album. Add your friends and favorite musicians, and you can follow updates and premieres.
— nice design
— simple download of the track
— developed system for sharing
— lack of systematization of the database of tracks
Blip.fm is an attempt to create a likeness of Twitter, but with music content: use the search page allows you to select the desired track, then add to it a short review and post it. Users with any flavor or just friends can be added to favorites», then to monitor their activity. As in foursquare, for being active you get points. However, to use the site you need to register. Download any track you can not, but the songs are filled by the users themselves, which casts doubt on the legality of a resource, but allows you to quickly gain a large base.
— large base
— their users the creators call «DJs», and all their actions «blame»
Bandcamp is becoming increasingly popular among beginning musicians. The idea is simple — musicians post here your album users listen, download, if you wish for this music to pay. The musician selects the number of formats in which music can be download from mp3 with the lowest bit rate to flac. In addition, the artist decides how many plans to get over his creativity, or he will prefer to distribute tracks for free. Users have the option to pay for the music as much as they see fit — one will throw a dollar someone else does not spare the hundred.
— a user-friendly design
— the ability to pay for music as long as you wish
— the attention of listeners and musicians
— a small selection of tracks
The structure of the site resembles a regular iTunes search bands, tracks, albums.
As in Blip.FM, Grooveshark users function is opened to fill the track so the base tracks satisfactory. My database tracks Grooveshark divides with related tinysongs website that allows you to «share» any available track on Twitter. You can not only create your own playlists, but put them in your blog. The resulting player can be a bit to customize and select a design.
— sharing of playlists
— clear navigation
— a number of tracks with low quality and badly spelled tags
The creators of the site The Sixty One, trying to make music elements of the game. In order to mark a song as any you need «hearts» to earn them need quests, like «listen to one song at a time with four of your friends.» Analyzing the «hearts» and the taste of your friends, The Sixty One recommends tracks that you might like. All music is divided by mood: Swing Party, Smooth, and so on. However, all these delights of kills the lack of human navigation, all attempts to understand what was happening, most likely it will be in vain.
— original approach
— small base
— absolutely incomprehensible navigation
— lack of guidance on the use of the site
On the website RCRDLBL tracks come directly from the hands of their partners labels. To the last, except beginners, are already familiar to many Dim Mak, Kompakt, Modular, and even the monster of independent music Warp Records. They provide on the site of their new tracks for free download. Mostly remixes from the top performers, however, occur and these premieres new singles. Most of the content is original and not duplicated by other sites, and updates are released every day.
— all tracks are laid out legally
— a large number of fresh remixes of the latest hits
— poor choice original tracks
— hit the track in the base is determined by fate
mSpot is one of the last services that operate on the principle of «cloud computing». With the help of a special program you download from their library to the Internet, which was then streamed broadcasting will be able to use it. The basic profile is a limit of two gigabytes, paying once a month amount to fourteen dollars, you expand that space up to one hundred gigabytes, which is almost a hundred thousand tracks.
— easy and intuitive interface
— your music library available on all your devices
— someone else’s library, you can listen
A simple and intuitive service that allows you to listen to any music from any device with a built-in Internet. Database of music already includes a large number of rare old recordings and recent releases and continues to grow. All the music you can listen to absolutely free of charge, but every ten minutes you will have to listen to a short advertisement in English. Unfortunately, in Russia, Spotify does not work — resource allows you to listen to tracks only to residents of Western Europe and North America.
— huge selection
— good quality
— simple and intuitive interface.
no, obviously not soon to be in Russia
We7 works on the principle last.fm — choose your favorite artist, listen to the radio, made up of his songs and songs like musicians. Unfortunately, the choice of music is quite sparse and often limited to one album, and for the base profile of most of the tracks cut down to a thirty second preview. Rid yourself of any limitations, one known method is to pay.
— debugged system of selection similar artists
— a large number of interesting ready-made playlists like «covers of Radiohead»
— small base tracks
— stream full tracks can be mixed with cut