SoundCloud’s new mini-player makes listening and discovering music a cakewalk

When you’re jamming out to tunes on the SoundCloud app you don’t have to commit with the new mini-player and can easily browse and play from their giant library.

SoundCloud have a new mini player in their app making listening to music on your phone much smoother. With the mini player you can seamlessly listen to music as you browse and discover new tracks and like and repost the things you really like.

Playing music on the SoundCloud app on your mobile is enhanced with a “fun-size package” player leaving your exploration of the world’s biggest community created music site uninhibited. SoundCloud have designed their new player to optimise the best experience possible for discovering, sharing, and streaming music all at the same time.

Starting today, free and subscription-based users can explore SoundCloud’s massive catalog of over 177 million tracks without ever interrupting their listening experience. A visible bar positioned at the bottom of your screen, the mini player includes navigation controls, track metadata, and a dedicated “like” button, offering:

  • A seamless play-in-place experience – The mini player makes toggling between the full-screen player and the home screen a thing of the past, allowing you to play more and skip less.
  • More ways to discover – More seamlessly integrated browsing and listening means you can discover your next favorite artist while streaming your current favorite track.
  • A faster way to build an audio collection – The player’s one-tap “like” button gives you the ability to “like” tracks and playlists faster than ever, helping you build your music collection in no time.
  • More ways to engage – The more you discover and “like” tracks and playlists, the more you connect with SoundCloud’s vibrant community of creators, curators, and fans.

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