On the heels of celebrating their 40 million monthly active listener milestone, TuneIn announced continued growth, forming strategic alliances with 20 broadcasting companies, including news giants C-SPAN Radio and Public Radio International.
“After reaching the 40 million monthly active listener milestone earlier this month, we are more committed than ever to serving our growing listener base by offering as many quality content options as possible,” said John Donham, CEO, TuneIn. “Aligning with renowned and respected news organizations like C-SPAN and PRI will be a fantastic and effective way for both TuneIn and these broadcasters to continue to build and expand our audiences.”
The 20 companies aligning with TuneIn include:
Public Radio International (PRI)
mvyradio – Records, tapes and CDs still line the walls of the WMVY studios at Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket and Cape Cod in Massachusetts.
WFMU – Based in New Jersey, WFMU’s programming ranges from flat-out uncategorizable strangeness to rock and roll, experimental music, 78 RPM Records, jazz, psychedelia, hip-hop, electronica, hand-cranked wax cylinders, punk rock, gospel, exotica, R&B, radio improvisation, cooking instructions, classic radio airchecks, found sound, dopey call-in shows, interviews with obscure radio personalities and notable science-world luminaries, spoken word collages, Andrew Lloyd Webber soundtracks in languages other than English as well as country and western music. Stations include Great Freeform Radio, Ichiban Rock & Soul and Give the Drummer Radio.
WSM – Based in the nation’s country music capital of Nashville, and founded in 1925, WSM is one of the oldest and most famed country music stations in the world.
KDHX – Independent music plays here. Never automated and never commercial, an army of volunteer DJs runs the airwaves around the clock: Bluegrass. Punk. Blues. Rock. Americana. Hip Hop. Country. Reggae. Electronica. Pop. World Music. If you’re a fan of it, KDHX probably plays it. More than 100 DJs curate the music, guaranteeing you’ll hear something amazing you’ve never heard before. The PRX-syndicated Collector’s Edition joins Stumble in the Dark, Memphis to Manchester and a plethora of unique, incredible shows you won’t hear anywhere else.
KXT – KXT 91.7 FM is a Triple-A music station in North Texas, providing listeners a mix of acoustic, alt-country, indie rock, alternative and world music. KXT has one of the biggest weekly audiences of any Triple-A station in the country, and features an eclectic variety of artists and genres with a focus on emerging performers from North Texas and across the Lone Star State.
Wu-Tang Radio (Wu World Radio) – Wu-Tang Radio is part of an entire Wu-World social network, including television, events, an entire DJ coalition, and of course, the Wu-Tang Clan. It’s not just music, “it’s a Wu-Volution”, attempting to reclaim true Hip-Hop. Wu-Tang Radio is broadcast straight out of Wu-Tang Management’s Headquaters in Shoalin, NY.
Israel Sports Radio
Peak 38 – Peak 38 brings several popular stations to TuneIn listeners, including UFC Radio.
My Cool Inventions Radio – My Cool Inventions Radio is a nationally syndicated i”reality radio” show based from Tampa hosted by inventor and billion dollar pitchman — Akos Jankura ‘The Solutionist’ and John Cremeans ‘The Doctor of Shopology’, allowing entrepreneurs and inventors to pitch product ideas live giving listeners the ability to vote on their favorite invention.
Caribbean Vibes Radio – Launched in November 2004, this popular online radio venue offers the best in Reggae, Soca, and dancehall music. Reggae music lovers can tune in 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Now boasting nearly a million hits monthly, CVR has quickly become the home for Caribbean music enthusiasts worldwide.
CIO Talk Radio – CIO Talk Radio is an internet-based talk radio show aired globally, with live broadcast every Wednesday at 9 a.m. CST, about how technology has changed and is changing the way we live our lives as well as do business.
SoFlo Radio – Located in Hollywood, Florida, SoFlo Radio is South Florida’s only internet talk station. Twentyfirst Venture AS – Headquartered in Oslow, Twentyfirst Venture owns and operates radio stations in Norway and has radio assets in Southern Africa as well. Stations include RadioMetro, The Beat and Rox 90.1