Just got Spotify premium for ipad- it's great! Got a Q about browsing and finding new music: how do you guys do it?
I understand that you can:
- search for a specific artist or song
- and you can find nice user-created playlists
But I want to:
- discover new music related to my tastes
- browse a genre of music instead of having to search for specific artists
Is there a way to do any of these things?
Thanks for your time, fellas!
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Do you only use the iPad, or do you use it on the computer too?
On the computer, there are a number of apps you can install in the Spotify program that are good for music discovery/recommendations. There is also a radio option.
On the iPad, the in-app music discovery options are pretty limited. There is the related artists feature, other people's playlists, and that's about it. There are quite a few external websites that can interact with Spotify and give recommendations. I have always liked Spotibot for generating playlists based on your last.fm account or whatever artist you type in. There used to be links to a bunch of different sites on Spotify's site, but I can't find them right now.
There an ipod for Ipod called Spotilicious and playes music based on which Genre you pick It has alot more than I ever knew of existed. It's on Ipod. App store. Hope that helps.