“This app will allow the station to reach a much larger audience, while at the same time providing some of the most progressive functionality, look and feel in the mobile radio space today,” said Tobias Dengel, CEO of WillowTree Apps.
Charlottesville, VA (PRWEB) July 1, 2010
WNRN and WillowTree Apps announced today the release of version 2.0 of the WNRN iPhone Application (http://www.itunes.com/app/wnrn). The free app, available on iPhone App Store, allows users to:
- Stream and listen to WNRN’s cutting-edge modern rock music.
- Read information about the songs being played on the station.
“The WillowTree Apps team worked with us to develop an application that combines intelligent design and ease of use with outstanding functionally that has extended WNRN’s reach to audience members anywhere in the world,” said Ian Solla-Yates, Promotions Director of WNRN. “Our listeners had a very positive response to version 1.0 of our iPhone app, and we are excited to share this new version with them, which, among other enhancements, will allow them to receive information about the current tracks being played at the station.”
“Like so many other outstanding radio stations around the country, WNRN has become a local treasure for true music fans,” said Tobias Dengel, CEO of WillowTree Apps. “This app will allow the station to reach a much larger audience, while at the same time providing some of the most progressive functionality, look and feel in the mobile radio space today.”
A new video of WNRN iPhone App Version 2.0 is available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NNFtRTd1-FU.
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WNRN is a public radio station in central Virginia which is based in Charlottesville and broadcasts to seven markets including Richmond. The station is known for its loyal fans and unique and eclectic musical mix that ranges from modern rock to Adult Album Alternative to Hip Hop and more, in addition to local news and issue-oriented programming. WNRN is a non-commercial station which is supported by donations from listeners and by business underwriting. For more information on WNRN or to learn how you can support its efforts, go to wnrn.org.