Related to the design it is nostalgic but of high importance to some fans. Sharetapes is a service combining mixtages with playlists and qr codes as well as nfc chips, what vice versa is most innovative (NFC means near field communications and concerns automated processes on smartphones like e.g. payments.).
Sharetapes is offering this set of services, enables to create playlists based on services like 8tracks, Spotify and Youtube and others, which is equivalent to the recording. The original tape is giving the design to the card equipped with a qr code to be scanned as well as with a nfc chip to fetch the music. The recordings may be played on smartphones or tablet computers equipped with the features to load the music. At all the service is relying on real hardware, which requires to buy the sharetapes on the site to start to create recordings. To get further information visit Sharetapes.
InternetDJ is a dj community to listen and to upload electronic music. Dj news are wellcome as well to be postet. The site is full of music assorted by various charts, today, best of the week and month. Of course the site is equipped with a search engine and social networking features. For more visit InternetDJ.
Who reads the TRAEXS blog regularly knows about the many music publishing and sharing sites and who do publish dj sets or other kind of mixes probably looked for an option to mark particular tracks within a set, something usually not being possible.
This is different at the cloud music hosting service Mixcloud, where I just did some research for another service and by this just tried the upload feature for the first time for the associated site traex.de. And this feature is great at Mixcloud and it solves exactly the problem of marking particular tracks within a mix. Uploading happens by a common interface accompanied by facilities to add information as usual. After this common page a further particular page follows enabling to set time stamps marking the beginning and ending of particular tracks. This leads to displaying the right information at the right point while playing a file and even to navigation within a file like the embedded and comfortable Mixcloud player shows below. The service by the way is free and for more visit Mixcloud.
Twitmusic is more than a music sharing application based on and connecting to Twitter. It is a community for music enthusiasts and musicians alike. Fans may discover new music introduced by musicians, which may use the platform as a launch pad for their releases. A broad overview of the service is given by the article below, for more visit Twitmusic.
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.
Nothing less and nothing more, House Mixes is the name and the content of this music site. It is about electronic music of various genres with a lot of house and techno. The site is offering community and social networking features and enabling artists to upload music and dj mixes and to present themselves. Listeners are able to find and listen to good music by tags and a search engine. For more visit House Mixes.