SomaFM Radio Player for iOS devices gives you access to over 30 year-round channels of listener-supported, commercial-free, underground/alternative radio, with all music hand-picked by award-winning DJs and music directors.
SomaFM was founded in San Francisco in 1999 and has many users worldwide.
SomaFM is one of the best internet radio Service and completely user and listener-supported, which means no ads or commercials during your broadcasts, and the channels and programs aired at SomaFM are rarely heard anywhere else.
SomaFM is compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. To run the app, your device should run on iOS 8.0 or above.The app size is 41 MB, it received a 4.5 out 5 stars from 325 users reviews on iTunes Store
With SomaFM’s iPhone player, you can view all channels by genre, popularity (based on the current number of listeners), or limited to just your favorites; See the title and artist of the currently playing song, as well as the last 10 songs played. You can also bookmark favorite songs for purchase on iTunes later (the service get a commission on those sales).
If you’re on LTE/4G/3G or WiFi, you can access to high-quality 64kb AAC-HE and low-bandwidth 32k AAC-HE streams, which sound amazing. Higher quality than many of the other “big” internet radio services out there. 32k aacPlus streams sound as good as 128k MP3 streams in most cases.
Not only can you use it when you’re mobile; but it’s great when used at home with an iPad or iPod touch hooked to your stereo, either docked or via Airplay streaming to an AppleTV or Airport Express.