Clear Channel Launches Round Two Of NEW!
January 31, 2006 at 6:50 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL's NEW!, the online destination for new music from developing and emerging artists, debuts its second round of artists today (1/31).
NEW! features artist-produced “home videos” and hundreds of songs available on-demand from unsigned artists as well as artists from labels including ATLANTIC, ATO, CAPITOL, EPIC, INTERSCOPE, ISLAND DEF JAM, JIVE, RMG, SONY/BMG, TVT, UNIVERSAL, VIRGIN, WARNER BROTHERS, and more. GARAGEBAND.com will also provide fifty unsigned artists.
Over 600 CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO stations are participating in NEW!, providing tremendous exposure for artists. The first round of NEW! attracted hundreds of thousands of listeners, and included artists such as TEDDY GEIGER, JAMES BLUNT, RIHANNA, and YOUNG JEEZY.
Round two will feature THE FRAY, KT TUNSTALL, JACE EVERETT, MARCOS HERNANDEZ, KACI BROWN, 10 YEARS, DEM FRANCHIZE BOYZ, NE-YO, and more. In addition, this round of NEW! includes a "Hometown Hero” feature, which gives local CLEAR CHANNEL stations the chance to highlight a local artist.