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Hype Machine

By The Hype Machine, Inc

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Discover the most talked-about music from blogs around the world. This is the Hype Machine in your pocket.

Every day, thousands of people around the world write about music they love — and it all ends up on Hype Machine. We watch for new posts on over 800 of the most interesting blogs and make it easy to follow this chaotic world.

You can listen to the newest tracks posted just minutes ago, the most popular tracks of the day, and check out what your friends have discovered on the service. Each week, we also hand-pick an album that you can stream in its entirety before you can buy it. All this, without ads or monthly fees.

See what people are saying about the app:


Hype Machine lets you navigate the vibrant world of blogs in a few ways:

• LATEST: Music being discussed right now, constantly updated
• POPULAR: Tracks that are getting the most love on the Hype Machine
• FAVORITES: Your favorite tracks on the Hype Machine. A simple offline view lets you see your recently played favorites when you are in air or underground.
• FEED: Customized new posts from your favorite blogs, and friends
• FRIENDS: Music your friends are loving right now
• GENRES: Newest tracks posted on blogs organized by genre
• BLOG DIRECTORY: Every blog we track at
• ALBUM PREMIERE: Preview a new album, in full, every week

Oh yeah, and the app scrobbles to Just enable it in your Hype Machine settings at


We’ve been introducing people to breaking new artists and influential music blogs since 2005 (before there were iPhones :Þ), and have been featured in Wired, The Guardian, Washington Post, Billboard, Popular Science, Rolling Stone, Esquire, Business 2.0, G4TV, and more.

"No other app I’ve tested recently introduced me to as much new music that I’ve liked yet never heard before as Hype Radio — and I’ve been looking."
-Eliot Van Buskirk (Wired,


Any questions? Write and we will write back!

What's New in Version 2.4.4

2.4.4 Fixed iOS 7 crash on startup. Sorry! :(

2.4.3 - Just a bit of house cleaning:
* Music now stops instantly when paused, no micro-fading
* Correct paging through tracks in the Genre view
* Sleep feature via the Stop Playing action in the Clock app works again
* Fixed intermittent logout issues

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Customer Reviews

best app on my phone

While usually hesitant to pay for an app, this is the best app I've ever had on my phone. It's fast, easy to navigate, great favoriting features. One review states there's no way to skip to parts of songs - in fact this app has one of the most creative and functional song scanning implementations using an on screen scroll wheel similar to the old iPods once the cover art it tapped. The offline mode was completely unexpected but so welcome when I was abroad. I've recommended this app to 5 of my friends and all have downloaded and later told me it is there new go to way of finding new music and listening. If you are debating buying, I assure you this app is far superior to the website and incredibly well designed.

Why can't I give this 10 stars!!!

This app has come a long way since its humble beginnings. I'm so impressed and would buy this app over and over again. It's literally my front page goto music app, and I wouldn't want it any other way. <3 thank you hypem team! And keep up the good work!
Only wish that you'd creat a proper iPad version. <3 still deserves 10 stars tho.


I was a bit sceptic at first but when I got it I quickly recanted and ever since I haven't closed it once! always open! Always playing the best of the best music from all genres of music! Discover that popular song before everyone else discovers it! BEST APP ON MY PHONE HANDS DOWN!!! Thanks guys for making such a great app and keeping up a great website, keep it up!

Hype Machine
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  • $3.99
  • Category: Music
  • Updated:
  • Version: 2.4.4
  • Size: 6.1 MB
  • Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
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Rated 12+ for the following:
  • Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity

Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.

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