Win a Snowtape License

Today we’ll be giving away five copies of Snowtape, an application that will be fully reviewed next week. Snowtape is the perfect solution for recording audio from various Internet radio stations, automatically tagging each file with appropriate information and album artwork. Perfect for quickly filling your iPod with interesting new music.

If you’d like to win a copy, simply leave a comment on this post letting us know who your favourite music artist is. Be honest – we won’t judge you!

The competition will run for one week, and we’ll announce the winners on Friday 23rd October. Good luck!


Add Yours
  • Daft Punk

  • Fall Out Boy!

  • My favourite music artist is Bono from U2.

  • Favorite Musician : Denver & The Mile High Orchestra

  • my fav is defly Coldplay

  • at the moment of writing my fav artist is Skunk Anansie

  • Rammstein

  • Favorite band is Brand New. Great, Great band!

  • My favorites are Frank Sinatra, Jack Johnson, and John Mayer.

  • My favourite band is Rammstein

  • Wilco. Is that bad? meh… I also own a copy of Twisted Sister’s Stay Hungry.

  • Death Cab for Cutie.

    Looks like a really cool app. Can’t wait for the review.

  • My favorite band is The National and my favorite solo artist is Sufjan Stevens.
    Both nothing to be ashamed of! Great music. Check ‘m out.

  • My all-time favorite is Stereophonics. Somebody tell me they know who they are! (Here in the U.S. nobody’s ever heard of them :) )

    • maybe tomorrow

    • Seriously?! They’re a great band!

  • Robbie Williams

  • Favourite artist has to be Queensryche!!

    Or Heaven’s Basement

  • Favorite music artist at this time is. . . Britt Nicole!

  • Pink Floyd!!!!!!!!! :)

  • Pink Floyd!!!! :)

  • Joy Division


  • Joy Division

  • Joy Division

  • Dave Matthews Band!

  • The Killers

  • Delirious? is my favorite band :)

  • W

    (hint: it’s clan =))

  • Foo Fighters!

  • Motorhead

  • I love Franz Ferdinand!! Snowtape looks really cool :).

  • Alphawezen is great…

  • R.E.M.

  • I’m my most favorite aritst. :)
    (Yes, I really make music, no joke.)

  • Coldplay!!!

  • Contemporary Noise Quintet.

  • Family Force 5

  • John Mayer

  • My favorite band is “Die Ärzte”…

  • Markus Schulz :-)

  • My favorite band is Metric with their new album, Fantasies, closely followed by the the band The Jealous Sound.

  • Owl City.

  • Linkin Park

  • Lil’ Wayne

  • Grandaddy of course!

  • Jack Johnson

  • My favorite artist has got to be Brad Paisley.

  • Bowie

  • The Dukhs

  • Uf uf uf !!! I wish I only got a favorite artist!!! ;-D
    Let’s see: Beck, any flavour of Chill out music, Chopin, Coldplay (uhm, too trendy), Foo Fighters, Jazz (uh, dude!!!), Massive Attack, Mozart,…

  • Josh Groban & Trans Siberian Orchestra.

  • Probably Wilco or Ben Folds.

  • Rise Against

  • At the moment, my favorite artist is Passion Pit.

  • According to my LastFM account, John Williams ;) But maybe The Cinematic Orchestra or Sigur Ròs…

  • Keziah Jones!
    (and many more funky, groovy and jazz stuff!)

  • Mutemath

  • Passion Pit

  • GangStarr

  • Queen! :)

  • Jenny Lewis and/or Rilo Kiley (one in the same!)

  • I have way too many to name but here are a few:
    Dream Theater
    Alter Bridge
    Breaking Benjamin

  • Well, without any doubt my all time favorite band is Depeche Mode.

  • For me it’s Colbie Caillat and John Mayer… and I would very happy if I could have Snowtape, it can be very useful !

  • OMG! Dream Theater is the best band ever!!!

  • 2 Pac.

  • The Rippingtons-Jazz done in a fantastic way for over 12 years! Russ Freeman is a genius in many ways and well-respected by people inside and outside of the music community. Simply awesome music!

  • Coldplay

  • Mark Knopfler

  • Jimmy Eat World.

  • Tune Up!

  • bryan adams

  • Unequivocally Depeche Mode!

  • My favorite band is the Christian band Downhere [].
    They have just released a Christmas album (How Many Kings: Songs for Christmas) and you can download an older album for free (legally) at :)

    I think they help me in my faith to God. :)

  • Self

  • Mayhem.

    Not the black metal band, I’m talking about the keytar playin’ shark-woman!

  • Definitely Matenrou Opera (摩天楼オペラ) A visual kei band!

  • Michael Jackson

  • Eros Ramazzotti

  • The Replacements

  • Deep Purple

  • Eyedea from E&A

  • Audioslave

  • Dave Matthews Band!

  • Archive!

  • Downhere


  • Kate Nash, I love her I do.

  • Forss

  • Right now . . . Kings of Leon !

  • Maroon 5

  • Maroon 5

  • Maroon 5

  • Avril Lavigne

  • The Doors

  • The Tragically Hip

  • sort of stuck on Feeder right now. “Purple” from the Swim (Re-surfaced)/Echo Park period is rotating a lot in iT…

  • DJ Coone

  • Elliott Smith

  • I’ve always been a big fan of Streetlight Manifesto, but lately I’ve been hooked on Vampire Weekend and Flogging Molly.

  • Rush!

  • Cory Chisel and the Wandering Sons

  • To be honest, I don’t really have a favourite artist – I love finding new ones either from the radio or from friends and don’t generally listen to the same band for long – this is why this would be great for me!

  • Beck

  • Very old school!

    Emerson Lake & Palmer

  • Paul Oakenfold

    Loves me some TrancePort

  • VH…….Diamond Dave era, of course!!!

  • Michael Jackson

  • John Mayer is a good place to start. :)

  • Queen

  • Hands down, gotta be George Strait, going strong for almost 30 years, with more than 50 #1 hits. Plus, he’s mighty easy on the eyes.

  • Allman Brothers Band

  • Autechre

  • Favorite artist: Cracker.

  • I love Gareth Emery’s music!

  • Verdena (an italian group).

  • My favorite artist is Dizzy Gillespie, greetings.

  • my favorite artist is Jupiter Jones.

  • Favourite artist: Disturbed

  • Favourite artist: Disturbed

  • Madonna… recently again. ;-)

  • Grace Potter & The Nocturnals

  • It’s hard to pick my fav artist/group.

    But if I had to I would choose Thievery Corporation.

  • Red Hot Chili Peppers

  • Lenny Kravitz

  • Dire Straits

  • Muse

  • Stevie Ray Vaughn

  • Xavier Rudd. He does it all, plays the didgereedoo (no clue how to spell that god awful word), drums, harmonica, bongo, piano…all at once and sounds awesome doing so. He even sounds a bit like Paul Simon – a guy he used to idolize as a kid. Check it out –

  • I enjoy listening to Jack Johnson.

  • Can’t say just one. But let say… AC/DC. (and Aerosmith, Joe Satriani, U2, Led Zeppelin, Guns&Roses, Metallica, Inmates, Cult, Creedence, Bon Jovi, Muse, Franz Ferdinand, Backyard Babies, Killers, Foals…and one hundred more) ROCK is my favourite artist.

  • Hahah i love MGMT, indie rock music :D (song – kids)

  • One of the greatest is the Finnish “Korpiklaani”, a beautiful mix of folk and rock.
    It’s hard to pick one, but this one is in my top 3.

  • Definitely Rush…

  • Black Eyed Peas

  • Favorite Artist: Philip Glass. Check out his Violin Concerto- it is really beautiful.

  • Barricada

  • I’m a “baby boomer” my favorites are the golden oldies of Motown, I rarely listen to anything else. However, listening to “recent” music, Alicia Keys is a favorite.

  • John Mayer

  • Prince

  • common

  • G. Love and Special Sauce

  • Keane. Even says that. *g*

  • Jack Johnson

  • Coldplay

  • Tiamat

  • One of my favorite bands is The Be Good Tanyas. They have an incredibly unique sound, and are amazing musicians. Check them out at:

    I hope they start touring again. Right now, Jolie Holland is out doing some pretty interesting solo stuff:

  • Needtobreathe

  • Mark Knopfler

  • For those loud shouty moments in life…..
    Queens of the Stone Age

  • I can’t believe no one has said Bob Marley yet…I will! BOB MARLEY!

    ps. the duplicate comments are annoying :(

  • Rollins Band

  • Jimi Hendrix :)

  • Tiesto!!!!!!!!!

  • Doubting between koan sound, current value and idoleast.
    But i think i’m going for current value, he gives the most of variety and still you can always recognize his songs. :)

  • Pink

  • Radiohead yeah!

  • “The” MJ!

  • Right now – Ra Ra Riot.

  • Robin Thicke

  • My favorite artist is Chevelle. I love their lyrics and musical style. ROCK ON!

  • Living Sacrifice

  • Seether!

  • Living Sacrifice

  • A tough one but at the moment its Breaking Benjamin!! Their new album is outstanding

  • Blue Scholars

  • Depeche Mode.

  • Diane Birch

  • Kate Miller-Heidke … or Urban Symphony. Can’t decide!

  • At the moment: Air
    Just been getting into their new album (Love 2).

  • Jack Johnson!

  • Mogwai, the best.

  • MIKA

  • 16 Horsepower

  • Sigur Rós ;)

  • the goo goo dolls by far

  • I enjoy listening to everything from Mozart to Greenday. At the moment, I’m bingeing on Brand New and Manchester Orchestra.

  • Starsailor

  • Jars of Clay, Kings of Leon, Eraserheads –>

  • I love the new Glee Cast music! Have them all from iTunes. I also love Mika.

  • Kristin Chenoweth is hands-down my favorite vocal artist. I tried snowtape awhile back and fell in love.

  • hrmmmm, would have to be MGMT

  • L7
    one of my fav bands….

  • Aerosmith, love them oldies

  • Barenaked Ladies

  • Village People

  • Regina Spektor – I say that because her new CD is great.

  • Miles Davis & John Coltrane : Dear Old Stockholm

  • John Coltrane

  • Arco&Josh Ritter

  • No doubt, Breathe Carolina is the best!

  • Rodriguo y Gabriela or Led Zepplin, depending on my mood.

  • It’s a tie between System of a Down, the Shins, U2, and Metallica.

  • Best ever Aussie performer – Kate Miller Heidke (new Live at the Hifi unbeatable)

  • Sheryl Crow, for sure!

  • Sheryl Crow, for sure!!!

  • tough one, but last few days listening to The xx, Azeda Booth & Take
    there isn’t a one that stands that much above others

  • Radiohead

  • Modest Mouse

  • Muse!

  • The Oasis :)

  • Muse with their new album “The Resistance”.

  • The XX

  • Daft Punk

  • Hilltop Hoods

  • Definitely Coldplay.

  • Muse& Linkin park

    please let me win!!

  • Muse& Linkin park

    please let me win!!

  • Muse& Linkin park

    please let me win!!

  • Foo Fighters

  • the boss

  • Daft Punk

  • The late, great Michael Kamen.

  • Interpol

  • Bobby McFerrin

  • Jamiroquai

  • Cocteau Twins. :]

  • Kano

  • Joy Williams

  • Joy Williams

  • Sarah Brightman

  • Coldplay.

  • Moby is my favorite artist! ;)

  • Well it’s REALLY hard to pick up just one, right know I’m gonna choose Mike Patton as my fav (incredible no one has mentioned him yet), he’s got many different projects (Mr Bungle, Faith No More, Fantômas, Tomahawk, his album with Kaada…) and they are all different from each other, creative, experimental, crazy… He’s a must listen

  • Metallica followed closely by Iron Maiden. Old school metal ftw!

  • Anything with Ben Gibbard, anything with Mike Patton, DevilDriver, Five Finger Death Punch, The Art of Chivalry, Collie Buddz, Chimaira.

  • And Imogen Heap.

  • At the moment it is Owl City, but that will probably change by the end of next week! ;)

  • My favourite is David Guetta

  • Atmosphere! God Luvz Ugly!

  • Kirsty Hawkshaw

  • My favourite music artist is Iron Maiden. I’m 30 now and still listening to it :-)

  • My fav has to be 10CC, especially the ‘Sheet Music” album, absolute classic!

  • The Black Keys

  • Favorite band: Messenger of Hope

  • Ben Folds.

  • Chemical Brothers

  • Nine Inch Nails

  • Patty Griffin

  • Beethoven

  • Trentemøller

  • My Favourite Band is Green Day

  • Tupac

  • It just has to be….Prince

  • I love Jethro Tull

  • I think mine is Squarepusher.

  • Shawn Colvin.

  • Radiohead.

  • Beatles

  • Ryan Farish

  • Ryan Farish

  • Fat Freddy’s Drop from Wellington (NZ)

  • Pink Floyd, Samuel Barber, The Ramones, Sisters of Mercy, The Cult, Radiohead…

  • Daft Punk

  • Tool!

  • Markus Schulz

  • Richard Thompson

  • A.R. Rahman

  • Well, if I am pushed to pick a favorite right now, I would have to say Muse (but other favorites include Coldplay, Mute Math, Red, and many others).

    Snowtape looks like a slick app.

  • David Crowder Band

  • Nick Muir

  • My own band Hydrovibe, of course!

    But I also love Mum, Sigur Ros, He Is Legend, Mew… the list is endless!

  • My favourite artist is most probably Daft Punk, but I feel I should say something like Jimi Hendrix.

  • My favorite artist is Ratatat.

  • The Foo Fighters.. Awesome band..

  • Kate Miller Heidke

  • Arnold Schoenberg

  • Jason Mraz

  • Tanita Tikaram.. I know

  • The Who

  • i love all american rejects

  • You know, best music comes from the movie soundtracks from Bud Spencer & Terence Hill movies. Oliver Onions ftw

  • Prince

  • Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley, Janis Joplin, Neil Young…

  • Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley, Janis Joplin, Neil Young…

  • Every Time I Die!

  • My favorite i have to say is Family Force 5.

  • Jason Mraz

  • The White Stripes.

  • Radiohead

  • Dave Matthews Band, Coldplay, Chris Tomlin

  • You Love Her Coz She’s Dead

  • Ok, yeah, one wont cut it…
    Framing Hanley, Linkin Park, Breaking Benjamin, Tool, System of a Down, Red, Fuel, Disturbed, Chevelle, etc.

  • Story of the Year

  • Sonic Youth

  • The Smashing Pumpkins

  • System of a Down

  • I’ve got to say it’s a tie between David Crowder Band and Steve Fee.

  • David Crowder Band

  • Nephew
    – A danish band

  • Breaking Benjamin

  • U2

  • Does it make me old if I say Mac Davis?? So be it! ;)

    Great review today, BTW.

  • Daft Punk

  • Noise Ratchet

  • Anna Ternheim

  • Rush

  • Linkin Park

  • “favourite” = David Grisman

  • Sidestepper

  • Velvet Underground

  • My Chemical Romance!

  • Ingrid Michaelson. Mmmmm.

  • This looks excellent. Bruce Springsteen Rocks

  • Tv on the radio

  • 2 Skinnee J’s! Rock on.

  • My current favorite is Insomnium

  • Jimmy Eat World

  • Justice! :)

  • woaa, cool giveaway : )

    my recently favorite is Serj Tankian

  • The National, it seems.

  • Favorite is definitely Jonathan Coulton.

  • The Subways


  • Damian Marley

  • U2

  • Beyoncé

  • Muse

  • Clark Terry from Oscar Peterson!

  • People Under the Stairs!

  • Rage Against the Machine!!!

  • Bob Mould

  • Bright Eyes

  • Autechre! Can’t say they are my partner’s favourite though.

  • Franz Schubert

  • Utada Hikaru!

  • Franz Ferdinand

  • Nickelback

  • Lordi! :) Ok, Lordi isn’t really my favorite, but needed to be added to the list.

    Prince is prolly my favorite. Amazing guitarist and overall musician in general.

  • Lil Wayne

  • The Beatles

  • Bruce Springsteen, the boss. Who else?

  • The Beach Boys

  • Audioslave

  • The Original……… Elvis Presley

  • Taylor Swift !

  • David Bowie …. the return of the Thin White Duke

  • Buble and Connick Jr.

  • Radiohead by far.



  • The Police

  • Underworld!

  • Metallica… since the Kill ‘Em All album. Yeah, I am that old.

  • What first cross my mind right now is Radiohead

  • Michael W. Smith

  • Snow Patrol!

  • Billy Holiday

  • Queen

  • Blitzen Trapper! (listen: Black River Killer =

  • Mastodon!

  • Diana Krall

  • Favourite artist? Neigh impossible to decide, but I’ll go with a quick decision and go with the band Hem!

  • Many of them….
    Let´s say Jacques Loussier

  • Dire Straits

  • MuteMath

  • It varies hugely every day. My all time favroute is Pink Floyd, but I might spend one day listening to Tim Minchin and another listening to paramore.

  • This Program sounds kinda HOT! So if you select a type of music say Deep House will it find other stations that play that type of style around the world or just the U.S.? Or say the BPM of that style of music will it sniff out the same BPM of the selected music? Would like to know and like to have!

  • It’s so hard to choose, but I would have to say my favorite of all time is Weezer.

  • I’d have to say, “Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds.”

  • at the moment…. snow patrol

  • My favorite U2

  • Mijn favoriete groep is U2

  • Philip Glass amazing music great to just chill out to

  • Malicorne

  • Buena Vista social Club :D

  • letucce, Buena Vista social Club
    great band!!!

  • Currently, my favorite artist is Brandi Carlile – what an amazing voice!

    Trialing a demo download of Snowtape at the moment and it’s looking good (having just switched from a PC to Mac). Love to win a licensed copy of Snowtape!

    Michael Newton :)

  • Frederic Chopin

  • Counting Crows!

  • Fightstar

  • The Phantom´s Revenge

  • Matthew Dear

  • The Doobie Brothers

  • System of a Down

  • so hard, Johnny Winter

  • Michael Buble!

  • Neil Young, without a doubt.

  • Poets of the Fall

  • John Hiatt

  • Bon Jovi

  • The Decemberists

    They are a vocabulary lesson and a band!

  • Tom Waits

  • Pink Floyd

  • Jason Mraz

  • A Fine Frenzy!! :)

  • Still running? :)

  • Daft Punk

  • Led Zeppelin

  • Incubus

  • The Clash

  • drake bell

  • Snowtape wails.

  • Great you finally took a look at Snowtape. It’s really the best app I know for radio on the net.

  • Owl City

  • Today? Flogging Molly – St Patricks day forthcoming.

  • U2

  • 30 Seconds to Mars

  • Foo fighters

  • Swedish House Mafia

  • The Phoenix Foundations