Aweditorium ties together everything about an artist – lyrics, videos, photography, covers, music, favourite narcotics, former wives – and parades it in a beautiful, multi-touch display for your ipad. It’s the apex of fine art and rock ’n’ roll.
Price: Free | Platform: iPad | Best for: Collectors I Download Aweditorium iPad app
Figure handheld genius from electronic production maestros propeller-heads, Figure makes it easy to create beats and riffs, using a Korg Kaoss pad-style touch interface. literally idiot-proof, with some great sounds.
Price: £0.69 | Platform: iPhone | Best for: Making tunes on the fly I Download Figure iPhone app
Last.FM as well as a pandora-style personalised radio service this lets you search for gigs based on your listening choices. But, most importantly of all, it logs every tune you play so you can see what you listen to the most.
Price: Free | Platform: iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows | Best for: Obsessives
Moodagent an app that lets you define your mood and then chooses tracks to suit it. We always lie and tell it we’re sad or angry, because that kind of music is cooler, yeah?
Price: Free | Platform: iPhone, Spotify | Best for: Monday mornings I Download Moodagent iPhone app
6. Pocket Hipster
Pocket Hipster this fun app features animations of hip young people who live in an ironic state. they scan your tunes, recommend what you should be listening to and “give advice” or, to put it more plainly, take the piss out of your music. nice.
Price: Free | Platform: iOS | Best for: Hipsters I Download Pocket Hipster iPhone app
ShareMyPlaylists.com is a simple little service for Spotify users that lets you create and share playlists. Simple. Any style, niche or artist goes, and it’s a friendly community with a delightful lack of chuntering arseholes.
Price: Free | Platform: Spotify | Best for: Sharing
8. Snowtape 2.0
This lets you listen to any of over 3,000 radio stations, schedule recordings of favourite shows and, er, record the music, get artwork and export it to itunes. Worried that last bit may be illegal? turn to p69 and get really worried…
Price: $33 | Platform: OS X | Best for: Radio lovers