With beautiful design, Music Central lets you read biographies, view photos, explore your own MP3 music collection & delve into the world of your favourite music artists. (Previously known as Music Info) - Explore your entire MP3 Music Collection - Play your music to you other music devices using PlayTo - Want to search? Just type, anywhere! - Find and view statistics about each artist - Read full user created artist biographies - View galleries of high quality photos for each artist - Find similar artists - Album Information - Track Details - Artist Comments, Top Tracks, Top Albums - Artist Tour Information - Event & Tour Details Full bleed high quality background imagery that goes along with the music you're playing and the artist you're viewing make your music discovery journey more exciting and more immersive. Exploring your favourite artist's has never looked so good! Update to the full version and get access to the following additional features: - Now Playing Live Tile - View additional artist photos - Save artist photos to your PC, share them, and even set them as your lock screen - Include DRM-free WMA & M4A/AAC files in your collection (English Language Windows only) - Cache background photos for offline access - A Basic metadata editor in album view (Preview mode - will be improved in later builds) Powered by last.FM. Created in London, England, by Lydia Greentree & Johnny Westlake.
What's new in this version
Version 188.8.131.52 Release Notes (1 April 2013) Updates for all users: • Added: Volume control bar (independent from system volume) • Added: Home button to the top app bar (note: you can still press your home key on your keyboard if you want – that’s been in for a very long time!) • Added: Visual highlight to the now playing track on the home now playing tracking • Added: Button in bottom app bar on home now playing tab to jump to currently playing track • Added: Option to set default home collection tab through settings charm • Added: Now saves home page track sorting preferences • Fixed: Live tile now works again • Fixed: Improved biography readability by dimming artist background whilst viewing biographies • Fixed: Background image opacity behaves correctly when returning to a page using the back button • Changed: Smaller app bar icons on top app bar • Other: Updated the online FAQ document
- Explore Your Music
- Free trial includes nearly all features, with no time restrictions, and no adverts!
- Discover New Music
- Type anywhere to search
- Live Tile
- Pin artists and albums to your start screen
- Play Your MP3's, WAV, and DRM-Free WMA & M4A/AAC files (DRM free files only available when running Windows in English display language)