The music upload and sharing service SoundClound has introduced a recording feature. Now members are able to record their music or anything else directly. The only precondition is the latest version of the Flash version. Recordings than may be prelistened by the creator, stored on SoundClick and directly shared on other services. An introduction to the new feature is given by Record with SoundCloud, which is part of a new site at the service introducing with a list of guides at SoundCloud 101. More at SoundCloud.
The Audio Silver Lining blog has published an article with a review of mobile applications and software to create music. Even by natural restrictions regarding the size of the surface some of these applications have the complete features of a studio software and may be useful in particular situations: Mobile Platforms & Music Production.
Similar services are available at online music software.
Up from the beginning webbased music software has been an issue at the blog and TRAEXS Directory understood as an innovative option to make music online and for the music business. Such applications are listed within the directory at Online Music Software and Tools.
Such online music software enables webbased music production or mixing and the online collaboration of musicians to exchange ideas or to make music together by being connected by the internet. The following article is reporting about the state of the art and the effects on music production and business.
Here comes a new online music software, which claims to suitable to both amateurs and professionals. Soundation is a complete suite to create music online. The service is completely free and one may start immediatly by visiting the Studio. This might make thinking about the business model. This is simple, the service is running a Sound Shop selling various kind of sounds to be integrated into the service. For further information visit the Blog and the Soundation homepage.
Similar services are available at online music software and tools.
ccmixter is an online community with free music and to colloborate in music making and mixing, to find content and partners. Now the service has launched a new search engine located at dig.ccmixter.org to find music or loops and the like.
The name of the service is deeply connected to the Creative Commons License, which often is abbreviated by CC. By this license artists are able to grant some rights to others, which may differ by the kind of license and range from free download and private use up to commercial performance and create derivate works or remixes. The minimal requirement is to name the original artist. To artists this is a great opportunity to promote their work and maybe even to become featured in broadcasts. For further information about the cc license visit the Creative Commons homepage and for music and collaboration the music search engine or the ccmixter homepage.
Spreaker is a free online radio service to create own shows and radio broadcasts. The shows may consist of live casts or recorded shows like podcasts and the like, which may contain talk shows or music or both. To create a show a complete radio suite is provided including effects to fade in and out and to create spoken overlays. Furthermore widgets are available to put the shows and streams onto social networks.
Similar services are available at live video, personal broadcasting.