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    MusicID Alternatives

    MusicID is described as 'Hold MusicID up to music and it'll tell you the name of the song in seconds. MusicID is the slickest way to identify any song you hear on the radio, at the movies, at the club, at the grocery store, or anywhere' and is a Music Recognition App in the Audio & Music category. There are more than 25 alternatives to MusicID for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone, Linux and iPad. Most alternatives are Music Recognition Apps and Music Discovery Services. The best alternative is MusicBrainz Picard, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like MusicID are Shazam (Freemium), SoundHound (Freemium), Musixmatch (Freemium) and TuneFind (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 29, 2021

    1. Picard is the next generation MusicBrainz tagging application. This new tagging concept is album oriented, as opposed to track/file oriented like the ClassicTagger was.
    2. Shazam gives instant satisfaction for when you want to know the name of that song playing on the radio. Just point your phone towards the music source to identify the track- you can also buy it instantly or share your discovery with friends and family.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Blackberry
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad
      • Apple Watch
      • Kindle Fire
      SoundHound is a music search and discovery app that listens to what is being played around you. Tap the orange button to instantly identify songs and see lyrics, share, stream, buy or simply explore more about artists you know and love or have just discovered.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Windows S
      • Windows Phone
      • Google Chrome
      • Android Wear
      • Kindle Fire
      • Spotify
      Musixmatch is the world’s largest collection of song lyrics used by millions of people to get instant synchronised lyrics for Youtube, Spotify, Pandora and more. You can also now use it to get song translations on the go.
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    3. Have you ever heard a great new song on your favorite TV show and wondered what it was? The amazing users at TuneFind have your answer.
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    4. Midomi is a music search tool powered by your voice. Sing, hum or whistle to instantly find your favorite music and connect with a community that shares your musical interests.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      WhoSampled, the service that identifies music samples Discover Music through Samples, Cover Songs and Remixes Dig deeper into music by discovering direct connections among over 778,000 songs and 251,000 artists, from Hip-Hop, Rap and R&B via Electronic / Dance through to...
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    5. Do you have a tune stuck in your head? Other apps are failing at naming your sample?
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    6. Beatfind can visualize and recognize songs that are playing around you. For a better party experience press the lightning button and prepare for a flashing strobe light effect in sync with the beats of music.
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    7. AHA Music is a browser extension that recognize what song is playing on your browser tab with links to stream them on Spotify, Deezer and YouTube links.
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