I want them to travel all over the world and experience music from different countries and cultures. It will feature different genres of music, not just what is considered 'hip' right now. I can't wait to get my hands on the best music from all over the world!
New York, NY (PRWEB) July 13, 2007
BreakThru Radio (BTR), the Internet's source for the World's Best Independent Music, announces the world premiere of its exceptional new specialty show from DJ Lottie, titled "Spotlight on the City". This diverse show offers listeners the opportunity to hear a variety of artists from different countries all over the world, beginning with the great sounds of Paris. "Spotlight in the City" debuts on Saturday, July 14 and can only be found on http://www.breakthruradio.com.
"Spotlight on the City" offers BTR listeners an amazing opportunity to experience a mix of music that they would not have the opportunity to hear otherwise. The first show, featuring talented artists from Paris, France, kicks off on none other than Bastille Day. The playlist includes French acts such as Marianne Farouch'Orchestra, Barth, and Landscape. A new edition of "Spotlight on the City" will air on BTR every month. Future shows will focus on cities such as Tokyo, Oslo, Bogotá, and more.
"I want 'Spotlight on the City' to be an experience for my listeners," explains DJ Lottie. "I want them to travel all over the world and experience music from different countries and cultures. It will feature different genres of music, not just what is considered 'hip' right now. I can't wait to get my hands on the best music from all over the world!"
With the addition of "Spotlight on the City," BTR further fulfills its goal of offering listeners complete on-demand, free programming that caters to whatever music niche their taste lies in. Other BTR specialty shows feature the best in independent jazz, hip-hop, folk, alt-country, metal, bhangra beats, and more.
"Spotlight on the City" will premiere on BTR Saturday, July 14, and will be available in the station's archive and program guide, along with all of BTR's previous specialty programs. Listeners can tune in to hear DJ Lottie's new show by visiting http://www.breakthruradio.com.
ABOUT BREAKTHRU RADIO
BreakThru Radio (BTR) is the Internet's source for the World's Best Independent Music, where expert DJs expose the rich underground of sound not found on commercial radio. Whether it's death metal, dancehall, hip-hop, indie rock, roots country, reggae, electronica, acid jazz, ambient beats, dub, two-step or folk, whatever genre you can imagine, BTR has it well-stocked, and with no expiration date.
In a world where independent music is becoming infinitely more accessible, the need for informed sources to filter out the best of it has become a necessity. Music fans across the globe are beyond frustrated with commercial radio, and often feel victimized by it.
"Music for music lovers," is BTR's motto, and one that its DJ's take very seriously.
BTR offers its listeners unlimited access to underground music, twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, with a daily audience that includes more than two dozen countries. With its unique on-demand musical programming and focus on the best in new, independent music, it's no surprise the site has garnered over 80 million listeners in its first year.
2007 has seen the addition of independent video coverage to BTR, as well as top-notch editorial content and an intuitive global show calendar. In fact, you could say that BTR has taken everything a music fan could ever need or want, and put it all into one cohesive website, completely free of charge.
Unlike other radio stations, BTR offers on-demand programming; a first in internet radio. Listeners can cater to their specific musical preferences, and at the same time discover the best independent and unsigned artists from across the world.
Using the cutting edge technology of UpSNAP, BreakThru Radio makes all of its shows more accessible to an on-the-go market of students and young professionals, via exclusive access to its on-demand programming through the medium of mobile phones. BreakThru Radio services are available through virtually all of the major carrier networks in the U.S., including Nextel/Sprint, Cingular, Verizon, Alltel, AT&T 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.
Colleen McAllister, BreakThru Radio