Similarly if you are a music addict then music networking is something to check out ! This means you can connect with people having some taste and liking for music . There are a number of such sites which scrobbles [ Reads ] your tracks and recommends you tracks , artists and much more and that too free without buying a subscription.
One of them [ Best ] is Last.fm which is an Excellent resource for music discovery .
Profile and Cool stuff
- You get your own profile page just like twitter with your own profile vanity url . Add friends , shout on your friend’s wall – just like facebook .
- Official music videos and other videos imported from YouTube may also be viewed on the relevant artist and track pages.
- Independent record labels and unsigned artists are encouraged to promote their music on Last.fm, because the filtering and recommendation features mean that the music will be played for users who already like similar artists
Compatible with any OS
- When you first install Last.fm player or plugin , it will scan your hard drive for all the music you have on your computer and create a database on Last.fm of all the songs you own.
- You can log into your Last.fm account profile and see all those songs you just uploaded, along with every song you ever Scrobbled.
- Just download plugin for your windows media player , ipod , android also supported for Linux OS . Start listening music and get recommendations and free radio .
Catalogs and Subscription
- Check your charts and analyze your favorite artists , songs you play the most , events .
- Create your own radio station, make and share play-lists, build a free media library, and much more.
- Purchase music tracks from the iTunes Store and 7digital music services , amazon and many other online shops .
- Join various Groups and keep your online diary. Also You have the ability to tag artists and songs with different genre tags. Your music profile is where your musical identity and preferences are stored and managed along with your social network.
- Access to bands/artists events , interviews , pod-casts free !
- Also the Last.fm Website is coolly designed , smooth and intuitive to use.
- Enjoy Uninterrupted radio listening, ad-free browsing and streaming after a subscription option of £3, €3 or $3 per month . This will also display recent visitors to your profile page, show your status as a subscriber, and access to the VIP zone, which has a ton of historical data
The streaming audio is of excellent quality and that is why i am still using it and would like to recommend to get yourself taste of variety of music .
Feel free to befriend me on Last.fm @ajinkyaforyou