iTunes Radio question

Discussion in 'iOS 7' started by kieranet, Sep 20, 2013.

  1. macrumors member

    Apr 24, 2012
    Being in the UK, iTunes Radio isn't yet available. I do have a curiosity, though.

    Does it work as a discovery service such that it only plays songs that you don't already have in your music library?
  2. macrumors 603


    Apr 30, 2013
    Los Angeles
    It's similiar to Pandora. You can also tune it to play more hits or more variety (discovery )
  3. thread starter macrumors member

    Apr 24, 2012
    Thanks. I haven't used Pandora for several years so I'm not totally familiar with how it functions. But I can imagine.

    My iTunes library is quite substantial at around 24k songs so I was just curious whether Radio would be more worthwhile (by providing new songs) than just playing a Genius playlist which would delve into my already large collection.
  4. macrumors 68020

    Aug 5, 2008
    San Jose, CA
    No, unfortunately not. I'd love to have this too. Should be pretty easy to do at least for Match subscribers (since the songs have then already been uniquely identified).

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