itunes-festivalApple updated mobile app iTunes Festival, designed to broadcast live concerts from the main site of the Moody Theater Festival in the U.S. city of Austin. Contrary to rumors , the app debuted before the final version of the update iOS 7.1.

” Free concerts of famous musicians in the intimate atmosphere of the famous club become a tradition iTunes Festival. The official application for the festival – an interactive multimedia assistant that allows you to watch and record broadcast concerts, as well as photographs of musicians and more ” , – stated in the application description .

First American iTunes Festival will be held from March 12 to 16 in the United States under Art Festival South by Southwest. At the opening of the festival guests will hear Coldplay, who were chosen among the headliners . Also on the first day at the site and perform Imagine Dragons London Grammar. On other days, the audience will be entertained by Keith Urban , Pitbull and DJ Zedd.

iTunes Festival – an annual concert festival , supported by Apple. It was first held in 2007 . During the festival, the company provides free online broadcast of concerts. Broadcast can be viewed using iTunes on your computer , iPhone, iPad, iPad mini, iPod touch, as well as TVs , set-top boxes connected to the Apple TV.

The concerts will be broadcast live . Performance starts Moscow time – late at night or early morning. But for those who can not see them online, will be available in the recording application iTunes Festival.

Earlier this week, a well-known blogger John Gruber said that Apple is going to release an update to iOS 7.1 before the application iTunes Festival. Accordingly, it was assumed that Apple will make the firmware release number to 12 . Now exit the update period can only guess.

iOS 7.1 in November last year is in the process of beta testing . Already managed to get out five beta versions , the latter of which appeared on February 4. IOS 7.1 delay associated with the integration of  “iOS in the Car”the system, which was officially revealed this week at the Geneva Motor Show under the name CarPlay. As the release date for the update called mid-March .

Download iTunes Festival for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad [App Store]

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