Reef Longue, Editor / Informer Technologies, Inc. / October 06, 2012
The applications from this category will help you discover the name of the song that is played on a external music device such as a radio or stereo player. These song recognition programs will listen to the song for a few seconds, then analyze it by a specific algorithm, search online music databases and display details about that song once it is identified, details such as its name or the artist. Some of these tools use sound recognition technologies to identify duplicate songs or to compare the quality of converted audio files.
Download solution synonyms: Programs to Find Songs, Music Recognition, Identify Song, Recognize Sound, Song Identifier
These programs can help you with what you're intending to do:
Tunatic is a song identification system for Windows computers. The premise behind this application is pretty simple: let Tunatic hear what music is playing and it will tell you what the song is. It happened to me many a time that I just couldn't figure out the name of a song and I needed to ask around. Tunatic does a good job of identifying the song for me.
This software is able to recognize musical pieces by only "listening" to a short fragment of it. A microphone or any Audio In Device can be used as an input device. Each song that is to be recognized has to be added to the database first.
Audiggle is a new soft that identifies and provides the name and the artist of a certain song. It is really useful when you have a song from a movie, TV show or other media but you don't know neither its name nor its artist. The software is quite easy to use and install.
New audio-matching program that identifies duplicate and similar-sounding songs by listening to your mp3 files and comparing the audio. Primary use is to free up memory being wasted on duplicates without being limited to data- or name-recognition.
Mufin MusicFinder (powered by Magix) is a very complete digital music manager. It handles all the music files on the computer and finds tracks on line. Fraunhofer technology is used for music recognition. Real analysis for audio files, that match the user search rules on PC, MP3 player or iPod device. The built-in MP3 Manager detects music files analysing them before they're on the list.