Ayeko.com is both an online radio and netlabel playing own music and music of other netlabels. The genre in general is electronics ranging from house and techno to minimal and experimental. Furthermore played tracks are downloadable licensed by some kind of creative commons licenses. For more visit Ayeko.com.
TheFuture.fm is a rather new online radio playing dj mixes and sets by the top dj’s of the world. Lately the service announced having reached 1 million played sets, which gave reason for support and for expansion, the article below tells. Currently about 8000 dj’s are represented with their sets and mixes.
To listen to music the service provides comfortable options by being searchable for genres as well as for artists. Of course there are sharing facilities and both embedded players and playlist features are provided (now the music stops while listening and for more the registration is required, which may happen by Facebook). For further information read this article and visit TheFuture.fm.
The result of the whole bundle is an online radio playing new music with the special feature of being moderated, which is something rather new in the online music world. Musicians are able to upload their music and being introduced and played in the radio stream. Furthermore the service generates charts and assorts the uploaded music by genres playable seperately. Additionally listeners are able to create personalized playlists.
The idea is fun and the music is as well, especially if you are like me just listening online and listen to radio rarely. It is a real online radio or radio experience online. To get further information for musicians visit AmazingMusic and to listen to music AmazingTunes is recommended.
TuneIn is the name of a new and international online radio. The service lists real radio stations and makes them available on the web and on mobile devices. It is available in about 20 languages and offering both access to local and international stations. Furthermore the stations are assorted by the genres music, sports and talk shows with the genres again being assorted by particular topics like music styles.
Beside its great choice the service is offering some technical innovation by being accessible on various different devices, which means on the web, by mobile devices, equipped cars and connected home entertainment devices. For more visit TuneIn.
Some time ago Mixlr has been introduced at this blog, a live broadcasting service offering functions to broadcast and record live music. Reason to mention this service again is a redesign with great features and new functions like social listening.
As the title already is telling it Mixlr has invented itself by a new interface resembling a radio tuner beside still offering its live broadcasting services, which do not require additional hardware. The tuner enables to choose live broadcasts of different genres by navigation with the mouse cursor. Furthermore social media functions have been added enabling social listening and the integration of live streams into Facebook. To stream live tracks may become integrated by connecting to the cloud hosting service Soundcloud and vice versa the upload of recorded mixes again to Soundcloud and other services is facilitated. For more visit Mixlr.
A nice job did the people creating the player of RadioPlayer, which is available as an app to be installed within the Google Chrome browser and on Mac, Linux and Windows computers. The app enables to search for stations and music and includes UK radio stations. The creation of the player is based on an intiative of media companies and the BBC aiming to make radio easier accessible online. For more visit RadioPlayer.