Music discovery sites serving up a lot of what’s already on the radio

Print More

Washington Post radio columnist Marc Fisher surveys the landscape of user-customized online music providers and finds that those proposing songs based on listener preferences aren’t generating “exotic and creative” playlists. On the most popular sites, “the lists of most popular songs are almost indistinguishable from what’s on most pop or hip-hop radio stations,” he writes.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *