Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 24, 2011
likeZEBRA.com, the premiere online platform where fans and bands interact, is proud to announce the record release event for solo artist, Ryan Traster. On Tuesday, October 25, Traster’s new album, “Good Hearts,” will be available both online and in stores. That same night, at 7 p.m. PST, he will be appearing live on likeZEBRA’s video streaming platform, backBEAT. Ryan Traster is currently featured as the likeZEBRA Artist of the Week, where fans are able to stream new songs from the upcoming EP before they are officially purchasable.
likeZEBRA recently launched backBEAT as a means to better connect fans with the artists they love. backBEAT allows individuals to purchase a limited virtual ticket for a live, one-time engagement that will be streamed online, anywhere in the world. backBEAT sessions are interactive, uncut and never recorded or replayed. The upcoming backBEAT event with Ryan Traster will be the official record release show for “Good Hearts.” His live appearance online will allow him to perform acoustic songs for fans as well as directly interact with them via the online service.
Ryan Traster is a folk-influenced troubadour with more than 10 years under his belt as a touring songwriter. He starting by playing in the Minneapolis band, Small Towns Burn A Little Slower (Triple Crown Records), but has been performing and touring as a solo artist for the past two years. His new EP, “Good Hearts,” will be released on Oct 25th, and he is playing a string of dates from New York to Los Angeles to promote the record.
“Hosting a record release show is just one of the many ways to utilize backBEAT,” said Jon Taggart, co-founder of likeZEBRA. “Ryan Traster’s fans will be treated to an experience that a normal concert will not provide. This will be a memorable event that can only be found on backBEAT.”
To purchase tickets for the backBEAT session with Ryan Traster and other upcoming shows, please visit http://backbeat.likezebra.com/e/114/