MusicNet And La Curacao Launch Pasito Tunes
September 13, 2007 at 5:40 AM (PT)
MUSICNET, the music unit of MEDIANET DIGITAL, announced today a partnership with LA CURACAO, a leading Hispanic mega retailer in the U.S. The two companies are partnering to create the first ever full-featured Hispanic focused digital music service. The new service, to launch by the end of the year, will be called PASITO TUNES.
PASITO TUNES will offer a Hispanic based fully customized digital music subscription service and download store, along with the ability to access users’ music collections both on PCs and portable devices. Users will have access to a bi-lingual online music destination with catalog from Latino music genres including Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia, Tex-Mex, Reggaeton, Bachata, Rancheras, Baladas, Spanish pop music and more.
MUSICNET DIGITAL Pres./CEO ALAN MCGLADE commented, "The digital music marketplace is ripe for building niche music environments to serve a specific musical taste and culture. MUSICNET’s platform was specifically built to support music classification by genre and provide unique customization features to develop a themed digital music service. PASITO TUNES is a winning collaboration with LA CURACAO’s highly regarded brand and customer relationships and MUSICNET’s ability to create a Hispanic music environment to serve their loyal patrons online."