Many of you have asked about being able to create your own playlists and I’m glad to report that we have rolled out custom playlists now on MySwar.
Custom playlists works pretty much as you would expect them to – All across the website, you’ll see a + sign against songs, provided a YouTube video . . . → Read More: Custom Playlists On MySwar
We shipped a few cool updates to MySwar this morning:
Flipkart’s digital music service, Flyte, is now available as a purchase option on the MySwar website. At the album level, you will now see iTunes, Flipkart (for audio CD) and Flyte as options and at the song level iTunes and Flyte. This is subject to . . . → Read More: MySwar Updates
Great news – The MySwar app is now available! A short demo video of the app:
Here are the app store links:
Android – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.mavrix.myswar
iOS – https://itunes.apple.com/app/myswar/id622503117?mt=8
Download, enjoy and share!
We now have non-film albums listed on MySwar! We were always very clear that we wanted to include as much Indian music as we could on MySwar and after almost a year of toil, we’re extremely proud to add non-film music albums on MySwar.
Let me start though with a little summary of what we . . . → Read More: Non-film Albums Now On MySwar
MySwar has a lot of data on Bollywood music over 2012 and we thought it would be fun to see what the data told us. So here goes:
Number of film music albums released: 123
Number of songs: 843
Artists who passed away in 2012: Mehdi Hassan, Ravi, Pandit Ravi Shankar, Anil Mohile, Shahryar
Notable . . . → Read More: 2012 Bollywood Music Review
When we put our head down to crank out work, it’s hard to get a sense of what we are actually accomplishing. That happens only when we look back and assess what we delivered. I just did that and am filled with a sense of deep satisfaction and pride at what we delivered on MySwar.com. . . . → Read More: A Look Back At 2012
When we launched MySwar.com late last year, we had Hindi film music listings for four decades, from 1971 to the present. Since then we have added three more decades – the 1960s, the 1950s and yesterday, the 1940s. We now have information on seven decades of Hindi film music in one place.
1940s was a . . . → Read More: 1940s Hindi Films Albums Now Listed On MySwar
For the complete listing of songs with a rating of 3 and higher (on a scale of 5), go to the popular song listing for 2012 on MySwar.
Also check out the playlist of randomly-picked well-rated songs of 2012. (Note: Click Shuffle to refresh the playlist.)
And now, for the Top 100 Bollywood songs of . . . → Read More: The Top 100 Bollywood Songs Of 2012
Digital India was abuzz yesterday with news of iTunes launching its music and films stores in India. I particularly liked the following posts covering the launch:
While the buzz is mostly positive:
iTunes is so expensive. Bought a Radiohead album with 27 songs for Rs. 50 twitter.com/aneeshb/status…
— Aneesh Bhasin (@aneeshb) December 5, . . . → Read More: iTunes Quietly Launches Music And Films In India (Links Available On MySwar)
A quick note on what we shipped last month:
Filters: All pages that have album or song listings, now have filters. For example, if you are browsing the list of albums released in 2012, and you want to see the films for which Pritam composed the music that year, Click on Filter, enter Pritam as . . . → Read More: Mavrix Monthly Update November 2012