I'm a professor running a class on podcasting, and we always use SoundCloud without problems. This semester, however, none of my students can download the tracks they've uploaded thru AudioCopy on their phones. What's going on? We are on iMacs using Safari, but even other browsers won't let us download tracks anymore. Jan 06, · The SoundCloud Desktop App. Please note: Due to resources, maintaining the desktop app became a bit difficult, so it has now been discontinued. We’re currently focusing energy on making the iOS app and web experience as good as they can be. If you enjoyed the playlist feature, the new SoundCloud allows this.