Author Archives: Jake

State of the Central Iowa Music Scene

On April 30th, I attended a meeting at the Des Moines Social Club to discuss the current state of the central Iowa music scene. The main topics covered were 1) what’s going well in the scene and 2) what could … Continue reading

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New Artist Lists

Locusic now has a couple more ways to check out what’s going on in your local music scene! Instead of just one list (broken down by state) of the musicians on Locusic, you can now see who the current most … Continue reading

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Now Listen to Multiple Genres on Locusic

Locusic now has the ability to play multiple genres of music in a single stream. Can’t decide between Rock and Pop? Pick both. Select as many genres as you like. Then click the “Apply & Play” button and Locusic will … Continue reading

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New, Hi-Res Imagery

Long story short – Locusic now has new, crisper, sparkly graphics – specifically for newer hi-res displays on smartphones, tablets, etc. (Check the Before and After images below.) This affects the web app and Android app.       For … Continue reading

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Locusic for Businesses

There’s now a business version of Locusic with a customer-friendly playlist to delight your patrons and coworkers! You know how when you go into a bar, restaurant, coffee shop, grocery store, or elevator there’s music playing in the background? If … Continue reading

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Locusic Android App

  Locusic now has an Android App! It’s available in Google Play now. It works pretty much just like the web app, but: It’s on your phone. It has a cool icon you can put on your home screen. There’s … Continue reading

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Upload Enabled Across Iowa

We just enable “upload” for the entire state of Iowa. Now All musicians and bands in Iowa (not just central IA) with original music can setup a profile (for free) at http://Locusic.com The player functionality of Locusic is still only live in … Continue reading

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Iowa Concert Photographers Reception

There’s a great, unique event tonight (1/24/2014) celebrating the local music scene in Des Moines and some of best that choose to photograph it. It’s a reception for a gallery exhibit of local concert photos by the Iowa Concert Photographers … Continue reading

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Locusic Winners of 2013

I expect 2014 to be a pretty big year for Locusic. We have lots of news coming – to be among the first to hear it – and to find out how you can help us out from time to … Continue reading

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