Nokia have released their Nokia Music app for Windows 8 and Windows RT today, a neat little application that you can use to listen to Music, provided you have a valid Nokia Music subscription from a Nokia windows phone (or recent Symbian phone).
If you have a Nokia Music+ subscription, you’ll also have more features such as the ability to see lyrics for currently playing songs, create your own mixes, download offline mixes, or customize your lockscreen, along with better audio quality.
Love music? Nokia Music for Windows 8 is a complete playback and discovery experience for your computer.
Play one of our hand-crafted Mixes from genres you’ll love…
Got a collection of your own tunes? We’ve got you covered. Play and queue your own music and we’ll give you all the same great discovery and rich artist information.
If you already have a Nokia Music+ subscription on your Nokia phone, just sign in to get all the great features from your phone directly on your computer.
If you’ve never had the pleasure of using a Nokia phone, you’re still invited to the party! Try our completely free trial and have a listen. We think you’re going to love what we’ve got.
Run out of tunes? No worries. We’ll give you recommendations of Mixes you could listen to based on your own music.
Tell us your favorite artists and we’ll create a Mix just for you, featuring songs from those artists expertly weaved with suggestions from our 20 million track catalog.
Find new artists and get under their skin with bio’s, image galleries, what they’re tweeting and where they’re gigging.
Found a Mix you really love? Download it and listen to it even when you don’t have an internet connection.
Mixes: Hundreds of hand-crafted playlists across every genre you’re interested in. From Pop to Dub, Blues legends, Ragga, Indietronica, and loads more – we’ve got the lot
Offline Mixes: Download hours’ worth of your favorite mixes to listen when you’re not connected to the internet
MP3 Playback: Listen and queue your own music. Put them in your Music library and we’ll pick them up. Get Mix recommendations and artist information
Artist Mix: Tell us up to three of your favorite artists and we’ll make you a mix featuring those and other similar artists
Artist Page: includes artist biography, artist mix, featured in mixes, tweets, gigs, similar artists and image gallery where you can set your device lock screen
Supports Nokia Music+, an enhanced music service which includes higher quality audio, unlimited track skips, unlimited offline mixes, full time-synced lyrics (where available). Includes free trial.
Lyrics: Shows time-synced lyrics for many of your favorite songs (Full lyrics available only for NM+ trial)
Play To: send what you’re listening to directly to many smart TVs or DLNA-enabled devices
Snap View: A native Windows 8 feature. It allows you to view one app in a mini view whilst accessing another app at the same time
Use the Search charm to find Mixes that contain your favorite Artists
Available free, right over at the Windows Store. Gotta say, that is one good lookin’ app!