SoundCloud is a social network designed to deliver the finished creations of musicians, comedians and podcasters. The ultimate aim is to distribute works, thus creating a marketplace, so if you are an artist creating pieces you want to sell, or if you are a music producer looking for new talent, or even just a user looking for new sounds, this platform will satisfy all your needs.
Find new music and connect with many artists and creators
SoundCloud has developed a free mobile application with which the user will be ready to discover new music, new artists and where you´ll also be able to record, post and share your own creations. To make the most of this app you don’t need to be an artist looking for a marketplace. Using SoundCloud, you can be just a user looking for a new sound, and once you get it, you will be able to hear it via streaming and to add a comment with your opinion.
How to use
Create an account on SoundCloud, upload a song, search and find new music and connect with many artists and creators. Once you start hearing a tune, you will be able to select your favorite songs, mark the best part of the piece or to comment on the song giving an opinion; and to share the file via social networks straight from SoundCloud.
The Home screen of the SoundCloud app includes five simple but useful buttons that you can configure: Search, Record, Your, Exclusive and Incoming. The Search button is the tool to find new sounds; the You button is to access your profile with your playlists, favorites and uploaded songs. The Incoming button includes all the tracks of the people you follow and the Exclusive button is to access the tracks that people privately share with the user.
This download includes a recorder, which you access with the Record button. It is a simple and red REC button. You will be able to register, save and post your own sounds. You can configure the interface of the SoundCloud app to add this recorder tool to the Home screen. After posting, you can share it on Tumblr, Pinterest, Google+, Twitter or Facebook.
SoundCloud 2.7.7 Features
Bellow you can check the main features of this download:
- An embedded player that automatically updates. When a user wants to share a song, it sends the song and the receiver will see a music player widget inserted into the selected social network in order to share the song
- The interface in both cases, Apple and Android, are very intuitive and handy
- SoundCloud offers useful information about the piece with the aim of strengthening, or breaking into and developing recognition in the marketplace
- SoundCloud is a community, so you make the most of it by following podcasters, musicians, bands, etc. Create a group or become part of an existing group; comment, mark, get feedback, etc.
- Create your own playlists. The latest version of SoundCloud app offers the option to shuffle your favorite songs
- Perform music and audio searches by genre
- This download offers content suggestions to discover new audio tracks
If you want extra information about the SoundCloud application, check the author’s website .
The minimum system requirements for a correct installation of SoundCloud are the following:
- Operating System: Android and iOS 4.3
- HDD Space: 15 MB of free space
You will be able to freely listen to new sounds and to connect with music creators through SoundCloud from your Android device, iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad. This SoundCloud community brings together thousands or musicians, comedians, music producers, podcasters, and curious users from around the world, and offers more than ten hours of new audio per minute.