That the way Internet users listen to music is changing is something clear, mainly due to the appearance of social networks and services like Spotify. Tomahawk is a program based on these new trends, a social music player.
You could define this application as the anti-iTunes.
- Listen to music from different services and webs or libraries that are shared locally through a central software application.
- Connect with your friends via Jabber, Google Chat or Twitter.
- Expand the services it offers support for using extensions: YouTube, Spotify, Grooveshark...
- Import metadata and playlists from websites and other programs.
Play, discover and share music.
New ways to listen to music
Tomahawk Player is a great way of listening to and enjoying music. It's a player which uses various sources, actually as many as you decide to configure. You will have the possibility to add new supported services that aren't named here, but to do so you will have to install add-ons from the author's website and many of them are still under development.
As a music player the features it offers are rather basic, but as a universal software application to synchronize computers, services and websites it's an innovation that you should download.