The Hype

Take a break from the top 40′s radio stations and discover a new way to listen to music. The Hype takes The Hype Machine (hypem.com) to the WP7. Browse and stream thousands of songs from Hype Machine’s hand picked catalog of top music blogs.

Features:
* Familiar Hype Machine UI
* Stream music from various playlists (Latest, Popular, Subscription, Loved)
* Favorite songs and blogs
* Search
* View original posts of each song

 

Marketplace Link:
http://www.windowsphone.com/en-US/apps/3d299cde-5093-e011-986b-78e7d1fa76f8

 

v3.0
Apologies for the delay — but hopefully this update will be worth the wait! Lots of bug fixes with new features including:
* A UI overhaul
* Now Playing view
* Integration with music hub

Screens:

Previous Updates:

Update v2.0

Trial is now disabled in v2.0. I will be publishing a free version of this app for trial so be on the look out for “The Free Hype” — It will be the full version of v1.2.

* Background music playing now enabled thanks to Mango (Finally!)
* Integration with volume control. You can control playback using the volume controls in/outside the application
* Many performance improvements and bug fixes
* More settings: different popular filters, shuffled loved playlist (@CHWEX)
* The scrub has been improved (@aeronez – you can drag the timeline back and forth to fast-forward or rewind)

Update v1.2
* Fixed bug where the first playlist wouldn’t load if it required login credentials

Update v1.1
* @Anthony – Name of track currently playing displayed below scrub. (Most likely will be redesigned for 2.0)
*@Player880844668 – Ability to rearrange playlist ordering in the settings
* gif format now supported. All images are now displayed (even though most of them are the default “missing” hypem image)
* @MikeByke – Search moved to main playlist
* @ncs48 – Link to account creation page added* Minor tweaks

Demo (Please note this is v1.2 of the application, an updated demo will be uploaded shortly):