If you find a great song in the SoundCloud app, you can expand it by creating a killer music station that will deliver you like-minded songs, maybe never discovered anything else. And finding cool new songs and artists is not the only reason to create a SoundCloud station ̵
At one station the music never ends; The riffing will continue for as long as you like. It uses 135 million titles from the app. It's much less work than a playlist like the one below, which requires you to manually add each track to the queue. Just pick the mood instead and SoundCloud will do the rest for you.
Creating Your Own Stations in SoundCloud
Whether you're using the Android or iOS app process will be the same. You can start a channel based on titles, search results, streams, artist pages, or even your own collection .
You only need to tap on the ellipsis (three dots) If you are in a list or at the end of a stream, select "Start Station" or "Station" to the right of the name of the song. When you're on an artist page, just tap the station icon next to the Follow button.
To access your saved or recently listened to stations, tap the Collections page in the lower-right corner of the screen. You can find your saved channels in "Channels" under "Playlists and Albums."
This article was created during Gadget Hacks' special coverage on streaming, listening to, and creating music and podcasts on your smartphone