Concert Vault – A Treasure Trove of Music

Total Score:  24

Concert Vault logoConcert Vault – the name says it all.  This is a vault of live musical performances in the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s.  This can be a sweet reminder of the concerts you attended or a chance to hear the ones you missed. You may know this app as Wolfgang’s Vault.  They modernized the icon and simplified the name.  You can listen on your iPhone or iPad

 

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Shazam App – Name that Tune

Total Score:  24

Shazam is a handy app to have when you hear a song and cannot remember the name or artist.  The app listens to the radio or music source (not your singing), identifies the song, album (with cover art), and offers you a link to iTunes in case you want to buy it.  The main purpose is to identify the name of a song – not to listen to music.  The iPad app icon has a silver band around it and the background color is a slightly darker blue. Continue reading “Shazam App – Name that Tune”

Pandora App – Music Your Way

Total Score:  28

   Pandora Radio app is a must-have for music lovers.   You can select any artist, song or composer and the app will play your selected choice first and then other artists/composers/songs with a similar sound.   Many of you are already familiar with the PC version of Pandora. The one difference is the music will play longer before checking to make sure you are still “in the room.”  You might still fill your iPod with personal music, but will find you use this app more than your own tunes.  The icons are identical, but there is a specific app for the iPad.

 

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