AirPlay Direct Reaches Major Milestones In Digital Delivery.
AirPlay Direct, the global leader in digital delivery to radio, has announced that it has now reached 30,000 members and 6,800 radio stations worldwide. These members, including signed artists, independent artists and record labels, are able to securely send broadcast-quality music and digital press kits to booking agents, promoters, music supervisors and radio program/music directors at 6,800 member radio stations worldwide.
AirPlay Direct uses its ability to act as a platform for both independent and major label artists. Notable artists with current profiles on AirPlay include Dolly Parton, James McCartney, Bonnie Pointer, Tim McGraw, Robert Plant, Steve Martin and Tracy Lawrence. This year has proven to be a strong success story for AirPlay Direct as they have expanded globally by adding staff in the United Kingdom, and with the recent addition of 29-year music industry veteran Melissa Fredde joining the new AirPlay Direct Executive Management team.
We are truly excited to reach this very important corporate milestone with AirPlay Direct. This accomplishment also marks a very special time for the greater global music industry as AirPlay Direct continues to be critical to the ongoing evolution and transformation of the music industry. We look forward to our continued growth and even greater success in the future – Robert Weingartz, Chairman and CEO of AirPlay Direct.
About AirPlay Direct:
AirPlay Direct is a global digital music delivery system servicing radio and the entertainment industry with downloadable content from some of the biggest names in music, alongside rising independent artists. AirPlay Direct’s web-based artist marketing, promotion, education and advocacy platform allows artists, record labels and music publishers to securely deliver broadcast-quality music and digital press kits to industry professionals worldwide. Their system allows media programmers and film/TV music supervisors to connect to new music, create music calls, browse top downloaded artists and immediately download music and related artist information. AirPlay Direct recently introduced a genre-based APD Global Radio Indicator Charts™ which track the download activity that their member’s music receives from the world-wide radio panel. AirPlay Direct also publishes the digital/interactive publication, the Direct Buzz.
For more information about AirPlay Direct visit www.AirPlayDirect.com. Follow AirPlay Direct on Twitter: @airplaydirect.