Songza debuts new tablet UI for Android
Songza today announced that they have released a new version of the streaming music service which features a tablet-optimized interface. Available for free in the Google Play Store, Songza brings its Music Concierge feature to 7-inch and larger devices. If you haven’t had a chance to play with Songza then we certainly encourage you to check it out. Whereas most streaming music apps and services ask you what you want to hear, this one asks the user what they are doing.
Throwing a summertime party in the backyard? Doing some reading in the bedroom as you wind down the day? Just getting out of bed and need a little pick-me-up? Songza has a wonderful, growing selection of playlists to suit your needs. What’s more, you can also tell the app what kind of a mood you are in and ask it to play music based around your current state of mind. It’s great stuff, really. And it’s free.
SONGZA BRINGS ‘MUSIC CONCIERGE’ TO ANDROID TABLETS
Because The Right Music Makes Everything Better
Songza is a lifestyle enhancer, using music to improve the things you do every day. Each time you use Songza, you’re served the expertly-curated playlist that will help you wake up, workout, commute, focus, unwind, entertain, sleep (and just about anything else) better. Imagine you have a friend who is a serious music expert; someone who always knows what you should be listening to. Then imagine that this friend is on-call 24/7 to ensure that you are always listening to the right tunes at the right times, effortlessly. That friend is Songza.
Now available on Android tablets, Songza’s unique Music Concierge service streams a perfect playlist into your ears based on the day of the week, time of day, device you are using and situation you are in. The playlists on Songza are thoughtfully hand-crafted and cataloged by a network of music experts to ensure you always get the right music, for the right moment. And Songza isn’t just free, it’s audio advertisement-free, which means your studying, cocktail party or morning coffee will never be interrupted.
As the only music service to couple expert-made playlists with guided discovery, Songza is solely focused on elegantly answering the question, “What should I listen to right now?” From waking up on the right side of the bed to sleeping peacefully, Songza is a unique, tailored soundtrack for each and every moment in your day.
Songza’s aim with this release was to create the best music app for the Android tablet platform.
Songza has been working closely with Android users in order to optimize the tablet experience and the added real estate afforded by the tablet format.
The new app is built from the ground up to take advantage of the brand new Jelly Bean operating system, and utilizes of lock screen controls, external device controls, and notifications controls. Priority was given to create a seamless, native-feeling experience, and the app is compatible with older Android OS versions.