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Amazon giving away one dozen music apps worth $40 today

Amazon on Friday is giving away twelve music-related Android apps as part of its Free App of the Day program. Indeed, the entire collection is worth $40 and you can

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MTV Artists connects you to your favorite music artists [App of the Day]

For a while now it would seem that MTV as a TV channel has all but lost its ties to music completely. However, this is not the case with the

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Pandora announces 4.0 for Android for coming weeks

Pandora today announced that they’ve finally put together a new version of their streaming music application.  As the biggest update to the app since it launched for smartphones, it has

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Songkick brings concert calendar, band alerts, and more to Android

Startup music service Songkick has released its Android application today, bringing a host of live music features to your smartphone.   Thanks to integration with a user’s Google Music account, Last.fm, Pandora,

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Celebrate 20 years of O.P.P. with free Naughty by Nature eBook

Here’s one of those things that make us feel really, really old.  Last week Naughty by Nature released a 20th anniversary edition of their breakout album The Anthem, Inc. This

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Search More than 5 Million Song Lyrics with musiXmatch

Wanna settle that debate of what Michael Stipe is actually singing in “It’s the End of the World as we Know It (And I Feel Fine)?  The next time you

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Qello Brings Library of HD Concert Films to Android Phones, Tablets

Qello, a cloud-based, digital syndication service, has announced that they’ve released a pair of Android applications. Available for both smart phones (2.2+) or Honeycomb tablets, the app provides access to

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New SoundHound App ‘Hound’ Lets Users Speak It, Get It.

The team behind the popular music discovery application SoundHound have done it again. Today sees the developers launching another, albeit completely different, music discovery tool.  Called ‘Hound’, it lets users say

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SoundHound Announces Free Unlimited Music Recognition

After starting out as a free Android application, last year saw Shazam switch to a lite and paid apps model. SoundHound, on the other hand, has taken the opposite route.

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Music Search and Discovery App ‘SoundHound’ to be Embedded in All HTC Android Phones

HTC and SoundHound have announced a partnership which will see the music discovery application embedded on all future Android devices from HTC.

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AIR-Based Skytunes Lets Users Take Music Everywhere

Skytunes, a music service/application from esDot Development studio, has been released into the Android Market for music fans around the world. Designed as two AIR applications (server & client), Skytunes lets users take their home music collection with them, everywhere and without uploading to the phone or microSD card.

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Beta Test This: Rdio, Social Music Service

Okay beta testers, it’s time to check out another Android application.  This time it’s for a social music service called Rdio (pronounced r-dee-o).  If you haven’t heard of the service,

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Shazam Encore Arrives in Android Market

Music discovery service, Shazam, has announced that they now have two versions of their Android application.   First up Shazam Freemium which is essentially the same version many of us

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SoundHound Releases Free Version of Android App

Sound search company SoundHound has announced the availability of a new, free version of their Android application. The app app provides five free music searches per month in addition to

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Thumbplay Music Comes out of Beta

Thumbplay is formerly announcing their cloud-based ThumbPlay Music application/service for Android handsets.  The $10/month subscription service gives users unlimited access to over 8 million tracks through all the major record