Indie music is alive and well and we're super excited to help our indie label partners and their artists connect with our users and music fans at one of the most important music events of the year, South by Southwest
San Francisco, Calif. (PRWEB) March 13, 2007
imeem, one of the fastest growing media-centric social networks, will be giving music fans an up close look at South by Southwest (SXSW), one of the biggest music events in the country, for the second year. Through the imeem SXSW 2007 group page, bands, artists, labels and fans will be sharing exclusive live concert video, interviews, and party photos of the week's showcases. To ensure that the fans are able to check out the most recent events, imeem is partnering with a dynamic range of record labels and companies, including Dangerbird, Polyvinyl, IODA, Record Collection, Yep Roc Records, Sub Pop Records, Dim Mak, Ryko, Eenie Meenie Records, Biz3, Park the Van, DNH Records, Victory Records, Back Porch Records, Quannum, Musebox, Birdman Records, Ever Records, ABB Records, Volcom Entertainment, Paper Bag Records, Iris Distribution, XL Recordings, Beggars Group, and 4AD.
All week, bands, labels and fans will be sharing videos and photos of hundreds of bands on the imeem imeem SXSW 2007 group page. In addition, fans can check out the page for playlists, blog posts and more from all the label partners, as well as share their favorite SXSW highlights with the community.
"Indie music is alive and well and we're super excited to help our indie label partners and their artists connect with our users and music fans at one of the most important music events of the year, South by Southwest," said Steve Jang, VP of Marketing and Business Development, imeem. "Each record label, artist and showcase that's down at SXSW has their own unique character and music - we want to help capture that spirit online and let both fans at SXSW and imeem users back at home experience the sights, sounds, and scene at South by Southwest."
imeem's online community has grown rapidly to over 16 million monthly unique users since first launching its web-based service in early 2006. Since its launch, the company has worked closely with music labels and studios, in addition to independent artists and directors, to promote their content within the imeem community.
Content promotion partners have included Virgin Records, Nettwerk Records, Sub Pop Records, Beggars Group, Domino Records, and Warner Independent Pictures. Music and video fans as well as bands, directors, and artists have become addicted to imeem's online community where they can promote their content, share their tastes, recommend things they dig, and discover blogs, photos, music and video.
To learn more, check out: http://www.imeem.com