Corus Teams With Viigo To Offer New Alan Cross Music Show
August 12, 2009 at 8:56 AM (PT)
CORUS ENTERTAINMENT has teamed up with VIIGO INC., a developer of the popular mobile content and services platform for smartphones, to provide CORUS RADIO syndicated content to mobile users with BLACKBERRY and WINDOWS based devices free of charge with the launch of EXPLOREMUSIC, ALAN CROSS’ new show and web portal about musical discovery and exploration.
Starting on MONDAY, AUGUST 17th, listeners can download an EXPLOREMUSIC version of VIIGO that comes complete with all of the content that is available for download at getviigo.com/exploremusic. Music fans can also view the EXPLOREMUSIC TWITTER posts from ALAN CROSS directly from within the EXPLOREMUSIC module.
"This is another great opportunity for EXPLOREMUSIC fans to connect with ALAN directly," said CORUS INTERACTIVE AND INTEGRATED SOLUTIONS VP/GM DAVID HUSZAR. "Given the popularity of EXPLOREMUSIC.com and its daily radio show, this interactive element is part of our ongoing strategy to connect our listeners with our hosts and offer our audiences refreshed content on a minute-to-minute basis."
VIIGO CEO MARK RUDDOCK said, "The partnership with CORUS is an exciting initiative for VIIGO. "We are especially pleased to be providing the EXPLOREMUSIC fan base with access to their favorite content, anytime and anywhere."