Slacker Radio Adds ESPN Content
September 20, 2011 at 7:30 AM (PT)
ESPN AUDIO is now available to SLACKER RADIO listeners, allowing SLACKER customers to create personalized ESPN sports "stations" based on their favorite sports, teams or shows. ESPN ON SLACKER RADIO is available immediately on the Web and ANDROID, and an iPHONE app has been submitted to APPLE and will be available pending approval. Free SLACKER Basic users can access an interactive, programmed ESPN station, while Plus and Premium subscribers can access an ad-free programmed station with unlimited skips as well as personalized "myESPN" stations. Subscribers can also add hourly SportsCenter updates to any SLACKER station.
"Offering new and different ways for sports fans to access ESPN RADIO content continues to be rewarding and exciting," said ESPN SVP/Production Business Divisions TRAUG KELLER. "This new relationship puts the fan more in control by providing customizable ESPN content."
"SLACKER RADIO strives to offer a complete range of content and capabilities for all listeners," said SLACKER SVP/Marketing JONATHAN SASSE. "The addition of customized ESPN sports coverage to our already broad content offering, including an on-demand music service, makes SLACKER RADIO the clear choice for personal radio fans."