One of the best things about the iPhone is that you can purchase or download a lot of apps that allow you to do just about anything you can imagine with your mobile device. That includes music apps.
In this post, we’re going to share 10 mobile apps for audiophiles that can easily turn your iPhone into a music hub! Here, you can find apps that let you listen to an unlimited number of songs, learn lyrics, listen to live radio, and even create music with everyday sounds.
TuneWiki is a radio player and a lyrics decoder, all in one amazing app. It has a huge number of music streams to choose from and you can get the lyrics and the songs via its radio or straight from your iTunes music library. It also lets you search for a song via the lyrics, or even from just the parts you could catch.
Top 100s by Year
This music app provides a wide database of 100 most popular songs from each year, beginning from 1947 until today. You can search songs by year, see the full year listing, and listen to the songs you choose. It lets you purchase any song on iTunes or watch its video on YouTube. It’s a great app for those who are feeling nostalgic for songs that were once the greatest hits.
Pandora Internet Radio
Pandora Internet Radio is a free personalized radio that compiles customized playlist based on your favorite music. The sad news is that you have only 40 hours of free music per month. However, for only $0.99, you can get an Unlimited upgrade, create Stations from a particular artist or song, e-mail the Station to a friend, bookmark your favorite songs, and buy tracks on iTunes.
Songkick Concerts is a good local concerts finder. This mobile app can track upcoming concerts of artists in your iTunes library or Spotify playlists, as well as artists you like on Facebook, Pandora, or any other service you add to your Last.fm account. It then creates a detailed calendar of every available concert and you can export it to Google Calendar or Outlook. It can also be shared on your Facebook stream.
Have you ever experienced that moment when you heard a song on the radio but just can’t wrap your finger around the song’s title or who the singer is? Well, Shazam can solve your “What’s this song?” issue for good! Just hold your iPhone near the device that’s playing, and the app will “listen in” and identify the song title, artist, and album for you! Neat!
Ever had a Last Song Syndrome? Well, if you ever need to inflict that on someone (as a prank, maybe), send a catchy song to them with Earworms! There are 20 songs included, with video clips attached. Just pick one song and e-mail it to your “victim”. Songs can be downloaded in various languages.
Listen to your favorite music from your own home collection, not just from your laptop but also your iPhone, iPod or other mobile devices with Audiogalaxy Mobile. All you need is a cloud-based access Internet connection and you won’t have to sync your devices; just your music library with your account and off you go to music dreamland.
Want to listen to your favorite songs while on the go? If you walk, run or drive with your music on, volume is probably one of the hardest but most essential thing to adjust for a good listening experience. This app works by adjusting the volume for you based on the speed you’re moving. It keeps your hands free and gives you different sound adaption modes to choose from. You can also create your own playlist for on-the-spot sound adjustments.
Slacker Radio gives you unlimited access to music on your iPhone. It has an elegant interface that can be customized and it’s easy to use. You can listen to music from the huge stream and choose from millions of artists in its library. You can also tune in to over 100 radio stations in good sound quality.
Remember the toy keyboards you used to play with when you were a kid? Sir Sampleton mimics that gameplay on top of a few other features. It allows you to record and change sounds, mix beats, and save your recordings for replays. You can also create music with your own voice, surrounding noise or other sound sources you like; turning it into a tune.