TuneIn Adds 8 ESPN Audio 24/7 Podcast Channels
June 11, 2014 at 6:43 AM (PT)
ESPN AUDIO content will be expanded on TUNEIN with eight new ESPN 24/7 podcast channels. The channels include MIKE & MIKE, SVP & RUSILLO, COLIN COWHERD's "THE THUNDERING HERD" sampler, PAUL FINEBAUM, ESPN FANTASY, ESPN TODAY IN SPORTS, ESPN TALK SHOW PODCASTS, and ESPN PERSPECTIVES. TUNEIN will also carry ESPN RADIO live coverage of the FIFA WORLD CUP, including all 64 matches and over 600 live hours of related news and information programming.
TUNEIN VP/Programming KEVIN STRALEY said, "ESPN channels are very popular on TUNEIN, and have already been followed approximately 1.5 million times. We are excited to continue to add more personalized content for ESPN fans, from dedicated 24/7 channels for the most popular podcasts, to live international events like the WORLD CUP."
ESPN AUDIO Sr. Dir./Digital Business & Strategic Development PATRICK POLKING added, "We are pleased to expand our relationship with TUNEIN. These creative channels give sports fans access to their favorite ESPN AUDIO content in a lean-back experience, providing more content in a streaming environment."