Entercom Stream Stations Via FlyTunes
August 25, 2008 at 10:28 AM (PT)
ENTERCOM has pacted with FLYTUNES to deliver streams of its PORTLAND radio stations to mobile phone users. Beginning TODAY, streams of KGON, KWJJ, KNRK and KNRK 94/7 TOO (an HD version of 94.7 FM featuring Northwest bands only) can be heard onApple iPHONES and iPOD TOUCHES. All of ENTERCOM/PORTLAND’s stations will be using FLYTUNES by the end of AUGUST. The service will also be configured for Blackberry and other mobile smart phone devices.
ENTERCOM’s stations are the first in the PORTLAND market to use this new technology. "ENTERCOM takes pride in being a pioneer in providing digital options to its millions of listeners around the country," VP/Digital SANDY SMALLENS said. "FLYTUNES is clearly a leader in delivering high-quality mobile broadcast streams, and we are excited to be the first terrestrial broadcast group to join this rapidly growing network."
After registering at www.flytunes.fm, users can listen to stations by selecting them from the FLYTUNES "Cities" guide, or selecting by genre or artist. Currently over 650 channels of content, including music, local and national news, weather, video and podcasts, are available for listening for free.