Despite the popularity of Pandora, Spotify, and other personalized radio stations out there, TuneIn Radio app remains to be a viable radio directory service.
It recently announced its strategic partnerships with the world’s top broadcast networks including FOX News Radio, Bloomberg, GoRadio.com, Third Rock Radio by NASA, AccuRadio.com and 977Music.com.
Earlier this month, the company has announced its alliance with CBS Radio and ESPN Radio.
The above mentioned companies are just few of the 20 major partners which accounts to 600 radio stations. This year, the radio service has increased its directory size by 52%. It now has 70,000 radio stations.
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DWDM FM 95.5 Pinas FM is turning one year old today.
In line with this, The Eagle Broadcasting Corporation owned station is hosting a 2-day anniversary festival event dubbed Fun-bansang Selebrasyon on May 28-29, 2012.
The event is a multi-activity event showcasing various food boths, games, and music performances: Here are the skeds.
May 28 Artists: The Bloomfields, Marco Sison, Dingdong Avanzado, Jessa Zaragosa, Nina, Anthony Castelo, Claire dela Fuente & more…
May 29 Artists: Bugoy Drilon, 6Cyclemind, Callalily, Imago, Myrus, 1:43, Gracenote, Christian Bautista, Jaya and more… Continue reading
Former NU 107 station manager is the COO of a new all-OPM internet radio Radio Republic.
From (Manila Bulletin). Chief Operating Officer Ron Titular passionately believes in Filipino talent, and hopes that through Radio Republic, Filipino acts and music lovers will be united. Meanwhile, for Twinky Lagdameo, Radio Republic’s Chief of Strategy and Business Development, “We’re pro-artist. The music should always come first.”
The station has shows like “Pinoy Rock,” “Java Jam” (an interactive, intimate program featuring artists and their stories) “Celebrity Spin” (where celebrities talk about their favorite music), “Muchikahan” ( a “must-see” according to Ron, as it has Ryan Cayabyab and Jay Durias as hosts), and “Swag” (which puts hip-hop acts on the spotlight).
You can tune in to Radio Republic at http://www.radiorepublic.com.ph/
Listen to IFM 93.9
iFM 93.9 is DWKC FM, the flagship FM radio station of Radio Mindanao Network.
The iFM monicker started in 2002, however, the first airing of the station dates back to 1978. Back then it was known as 93.9 WKC a pop music leaning station, which targeted the C-D-E market. Among its famous personalities back in the day was Baby Michael, whom we know now as Mike Enriquez on GMA 7’s 24 Oras.
The C-D-E format of the station lasted until November of 1999. It then flipped to a Top 40 programming catering to high end audience. 939 KCFM became the new brand and incorporated the slogan “Live It Up”.
The rebranding was nationwide which was based on pulling out the last two letters of the call sign and removing the point or dot on the frequency. Continue reading
Barangay LS 97.1 Streaming Coming Soon
Following the historic gathering of the 3 leaders of the TV networks in the Philippines during the recent Ad Congress in CamSur, GMA Network announced the beta version of its revamped website.
Earlier this year, the media company re-branded the former QTV Channel 11 to GMA News TV 11 to keep up with competing network’s own news channels. ABS-CBN has ANC or ABS-CBN News Channel and TV 5 has Aksyon TV.
The revamp includes new site design and possible future streaming for Barangay LS 97.1 Tugstugan Na. DZBB Super Radyo is currently streaming via the Radio section.
Their news portal GMANews.tv has also been rebranded as GMA News Online – The go-to site for Filipinos. And it now forwards to http://www.gmanetwork.com/news
The iGMA.tv domain now forwards to a new homepage with a new site design.
Today, the Kapuso network invites the press and bloggers to witness the website launch.
The new website is at http://www.gmanetwork.com
Listen to Barangay LS 97.1
In a recent report released by Edison Research, traditional radio advertisers were channeling their budgets to Pandora as their preferred media.
The recent report published this week revealed that the internet radio service has become major radio markets targeted to listeners aged 18 to 34 years old.
“We’re seeing a growing wave of local advertisers shifting their terrestrial broadcast budgets to internet radio”, says Tim Westergren, founder of Pandora.
He further revealed that advertisers like hotels, car dealers, supermarkets, real estate dealers and universities are switching to Pandora for advertising.
View full report here http://www.sacbee.com/2011/09/27/3942994/pandora-releases-latest-local.html
Sari Sari Sounds
Sari-Sari Sounds.com is a brand new online radio station that plays nothing but Original Pilipino Music, round the clock, all week, raw, edgy tunes caught only at your favorite gigs.
From Pinoy Rock to Flip-Hop and everything in between, crossing genres, and generations.
Sari-Saring sariling atin all up in your face.
The new online radio station also brings back the popular Bigkas Pilipinas radio show that was first aired on Jam 88.3.
Bigkas Pilipinas was the first and only spoken-word show in the Philippines. Continue reading
iPhone Apps For Internet Radio
A recent survey revealed that among the top 10 gadgets replaced by smart phones, radio is the 8th most replaced device. The survey says 27.5 % of smart phone users no longer tune in using traditional radio units. Click here for the report.
In a separate study, a research company also reported that this year there is an increase of 48% in mobile online radio listening than in 2009. Click here for report.
This only means one thing for your radio station.
It means it’s time for your station to stream on mobile phones. Continue reading
New SAM Broadcaster
SAM Broadcaster, the most popular radio automation software for online radio stations has just announced recently their updated version. It’s long overdue but the wait is worth it.
Here are essentially five things you should know about the new version.
No. 1 Updated Sam Interface – the new interface boasts of a new graphical user interface that is very relevant with today’s modern operating system. The new skin is the talk of the town and the best thing is the skin update is free. Just click here (http://spacial.com/sam-broadcaster)
No. 2 New Branding – the company has always been called Spacial Audio, but they now dropped ‘Audio’ and is now branding itself as simply “Spacial”. Other products like SAM Party DJ is now called SAM DJ, and SimpleCast is now called SAM Cast.
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