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Slacker Now Offers 21 Artist Showcases with New Stations Created by Metric, Chiddy Bang and Karmin

on July 11, 2012with 0 comments

Slacker, Inc. today launched three additional free Artist Showcase stations to the Slacker Radio service – adding Metric, Chiddy Bang and Karmin to their lineup of now 21 personalized radio stations hosted by well-known and emerging musicians.

Hand-curated and hosted by the artists, Slacker Artist Showcase stations give listeners insight into the musical influences and favorite songs of bands and artists. These stations feature exclusive commentary by the musicians with personal stories of growing up, falling in love, overcoming obstacles and their experiences in the music industry.

Artist Showcase stations feature a diverse and growing array of genres, emphasizing Slacker’s dedication to being the ultimate personalized radio and music discovery resource. From chart-topping acts including AFI, Justin Moore, Patrick Stump, Plain White T’s and Far East Movement to underground favorites, there is something for every musical taste on Slacker Radio.

“Twenty-one bands and artists, including seven with No. 1 hit songs, have visited the Slacker studios to create their own Artist Showcase stations,” said Jonathan Sasse, senior vice president of marketing at Slacker. “These stations are a compelling resource for music discovery, helping listeners to learn more about their favorite musicians in the process, and they are only available on Slacker Radio.”

For exclusive “making of” video content from behind the scenes of select Artist Showcase stations, go here.

For even more videos, including live performances, visit the Slacker Radio YouTube channel.

For more info, including info on all of Slacker Radio’s free Artist Showcase stations, go here.

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