TastemakerX, a San Francisco, CA-based music discovery app, has raised $1.25m in venture capital funding.
Backers included AOL Ventures, Baseline Ventures, True Ventures and Guggenheim Venture Partners.
Co-founded by CEO Mark Ruxin and CTO Sandro Pugliese, TastemakerX is social gaming platform that allows users to build portfolios of personal tastes and share it to their social graph. The company’s mobile app enables users to discover artists and trends, to compete against others; as well as to share experiences through geo-tagging, commentary and photo sharing.
TastemakerX is currently hiring (read here).
The company had previously raised $1.8M in Funding.