SPIN Play for iPad, developed by Bottle Rocket Apps, Wins FWA “Mobile of the Day” Award

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SPIN Play for iPad, the premiere mobile app for music discovery, received the Favorite Website Awards' prestigious “Mobile of the Day” Award for July 6, 2011.

SPIN Play for iPad, developed by Bottle Rocket Apps
The SPIN Play App gives users access to the kind of forward-thinking, authoritative editorial content on which SPIN has built its brand.

SPIN Media, the premiere resource for music discovery, and Bottle Rocket Apps, a leading mobile app development firm, are pleased to announce that SPIN Play for iPad has today received the FWA “Mobile of the Day” Award.

The FWA (Favorite Website Awards), established in May 2000, is an industry recognized award program showcasing the very best in cutting edge website design. FWA will display SPIN Play as its main feature, “Mobile of the Day,” (MOTD) at http://www.TheFWA.com/mobile/spin-play (mobile site: http://m.TheFWA.com/site/spin-play) on July 6. After that date, SPIN Play will be listed in the FWA mobile winner archive and will also enter the contest for “Mobile of the Month.”

The SPIN Play app gives users access to premium editions featuring 60+ streaming songs and 30+ streaming videos, along with the kind of forward-thinking, authoritative editorial content on which SPIN has built its brand.

The app is free to download and includes a steady feed of news and reviews delivered directly from SPIN.com. Each edition enables consumers to watch exclusive performances and hear music by artists as they read about them, as well as seamlessly stream music by the bands they already love or discover on SPIN Play.

SPIN Play is available as a free download from the iTunes App Store at http://spin.com/ipad. An annual subscription is available for $7.99 through In-App Purchase. Single issue downloads are also available through for $1.99 through In-App Purchase.

About SPIN:
SPIN is a cross-platform media company and the premiere resource for music discovery. Since 1985, the award-winning SPIN magazine has given the first national exposure to many of history’s most important cutting-edge recording artists, while vividly documenting the trends and scenes that have shaped the worlds of rock, pop, and hip-hop. SPIN.com features unique daily content, including breaking news, reviews, and free downloads, and the iPad edition offers an extensive streaming playlist as well as exclusive, original video.

About SPIN Play:
SPIN Play for iPad™ is a free app that includes a steady feed of news and reviews delivered directly from SPIN.com. The monthly premium editions offer an extensive streaming playlist as well as exclusive, original video, and are available for $1.99 through In-App Purchase, or $7.99 for an annual subscription. Subscribers receive monthly notifications when a new issue is available for download, and the subscription will automatically renew every year at the same price unless the customer chooses to cancel. SPIN Play is available from the App Store on iPad at SPIN.com/ipad.

About Bottle Rocket Apps:
Bottle Rocket Apps (http://www.bottlerocketapps.com) is a full-service mobile app development firm, focused on creating mission-critical, premium brand experiences for the leading mobile platforms. Since its founding in early 2008, Bottle Rocket has completed more than 55 iPhone, iPad and Android apps for leading brands such as NPR, PBS, Disney, ESPN, The Seattle Times, Discovery Channel, BET, A&E, SPIN Magazine, American Express and AARP. The company’s apps have won numerous industry accolades for innovative and user-centered design, and frequently appear at the top of their categories on the iTunes App Store. The Bottle Rocket team of senior strategists, architects, developers and artists work their magic from the company’s offices in Dallas, Texas.

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