New York, NY (PRWEB) January 17, 2007 -
BreakThru Radio (BTR), the Internet's voice of the World's Best Independent Music, announced today a call to college radio stations to showcase their favorite local artists. Each college station is asked to submit a one-hour show featuring a selection of their favorite acts. From there, listeners will vote on the BreakThru Radio website and the winner will be brought to New York for an exclusive live performance.
This contest marks BreakThru Radio's latest drive into the world of independent music. Featuring music not only from the US but from all over the World. BTR combines genre-specific, regional programming and much more; helping listeners find the best unknown artists around. Never before have radio listeners found so much choice and freedom in programming, and all in one spot.
The college radio contest will continue until the end of April where one winning artist or band will be chosen. For more information visit http://www.breakthruradio.com.
About BreakThru Radio
BreakThru Radio (BTR) is the Internet's voice of the World's Best Independent Music, where DJs take music personally, ranging from the biggest death metal fans, to dance party mixes, and everything in between. "Music for music lovers," is BTR's motto, and one that their DJ's take very seriously. In a world where independent music is becoming more and more accessible, the need for select sources to filter the best is a necessity. Music fans across the globe have become frustrated and victimized by commercial radio.
BTR offers listeners access to unknown artists throughout the world, with a daily audience that includes more than a dozen countries. The site has garnered over 80 million listeners in its first year with its unique on-demand musical programming and focus on the best new independent music worldwide. With the addition of top-notch editorial content, independent video coverage, and worldwide show calendars, BTR puts everything a music fan needs and wants - in one place.
Unlike other radio stations, BTR offers listeners with on-demand programming. A first in internet radio, listeners can cater to their musical preferences, while still finding the best independent and unsigned artists across the world. Using UpSNAP's cutting edge technology, BreakThru Radio makes its weekly and specialty shows more accessible for an on-the-go market of students and young professionals with exclusive access to its on-demand programming through their mobile phones. BreakThru Radio services are available through virtually all of the major carrier networks in the U.S. These include Nextel/Sprint, Cingular, Verizon, Alltel and T-Mobile.
BTR can be heard on http://www.breakthruradio.com and http://www.NYTrack.com, New York's only website dedicated to the tri-state high school track community, thus reaching over 5 million high school students.