An algorithm will never replace a human for good taste. Our team of DJs and music lovers help you find the best music.
Our playlisting platform helps you find the best music for your business. Our app lets you stay in control.
Music brings people together. Connect your customers with the music you play via mobile and online.
Open Ear is the home of music curation. We’ve been pioneering how businesses curate music for their brand, customers and staff for over ten years.
With Open Ear you can curate your own playlists - work with our templates or start from scratch.
The Open Ear Manager app allows you to control your music remotely from your mobile.
Manage your schedule to match time of day. Use the Calendar mode to add a playlist to match an event or occasion.
Our game-changing innovation. Control the vibe with a simple fader, without the need for a DJ.
Share your venue’s musical story and inspiration. We match engaging posters with your branding.
We generate unique codes for customers to scan and connect with your music, so they can connect with you.
These codes also display a real-time feed listing what’s playing, further deepening the connection between customer and brand sound.
Leveraging Open Ear API, a widget displaying your venue’s ‘now playing’ music can be embedded on your website.
An essential tool for delivering an all-round brand experience.
"We love working with the Open Ear team! It’s a great innovative app and easy to use. The team are super friendly and quickly put together creative playlists for different moods or for the events we host."
"The music in the bar has been absolutely brilliant and perfect for our site."
"We chose Open Ear based on their ability to understand both our growing business and the music brief given. I am pleased to say that on the performance of the music profile across the trial sites, we rolled out the Open Ear music service to all of our restaurants. Their music knowledge and account management has been a real support to the San Carlo Group."
"We've worked with Open Ear for ten years and we still absolutely love the music."
“I’ve worked with Brian and the Open Ear team for almost ten years at three properties - Blythswood Square, Cameron House and Grand Central.
They consistently provided an excellent service, are very attentive to our needs and deliver brilliantly executed playlists that suit our concepts and evolve as we evolve.”
"Open Ear are responsive, efficient and flexible to our diverse needs.We’ve been particularly impressed by the themed playlists they’ve assembled for some of our one-off events showing creativity in assembling our truly distinctive disco/afrobeat-tinged late-evening playlist."
"Open Ear have been great partners in helping us build the Kimpton experience. They expertly managed to interpret our various briefs, across multiple areas of the hotel, and have delivered the music solutions required by us and expected by our guests. The Open Ear app is a great tool that is easy to use and offers realtime options to our various restaurant and bar managers."
"Music has been a great addition to our office spaces. Members have found an improved working environment, with better privacy and increased concentration levels."
"Music is a key part of our brand and Open Ear are crucial to delivering music across key touchpoints. We work very closely with them, and this gets us the best results. We would have employed more DJs but working with Open Ear means we don’t have to."
"Open Ear’s software is a breeze to use, with the Manager app giving us as much or as little control as we could want, and the Energy Slider is a really elegant way of reacting to the atmosphere in the room on-the-fly."
Open Ear have been a brilliant music partner for Selfridges over the past two years. They provide an excellent hands on service, which is far superior to any of the companies we’ve worked with in the past.
Since working with Open Ear, we’ve experienced far better music curation, higher staff satisfaction and better customer feedback when it comes to music.
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