Slacker Radio Adds ABC News Radio Content
January 7, 2010 at 10:52 AM (PT)
SLACKER is adding ABC NEWS RADIO content to its SLACKER RADIO offerings. Listeners will be able to access a dedicated all-news channel with ABC content or can add top-of-the-hour news on any SLACKER music stream. Listeners will also be able to skip over any segment. The service will be offered for a limited time for free to users of the SLACKER Basic Radio package, while SLACKER RADIO PLUS subscribers will have unlimited access.
"ABC NEWS is proud to partner with SLACKER in extending our high-quality content to the growing Slacker audience," said ABC NEWS RADIO VP/GM STEVE JONES. "Under this new agreement, the SLACKER audience can hear audio reports on demand from the most recognized and respected names in news."
"ABC NEWS on SLACKER RADIO provides our listeners with easy and customizable access to ABC's award-winning content wherever they are," said SLACKER SVP/Marketing JONATHAN SASSE. "Many listeners have been passionate about getting current news from SLACKER RADIO, so we are delighted to partner with one of the most respected names in news to provide this ground-breaking service integration."