Clear Channel Media and Entertainment has announced an agreement with BandPage to provide data, services and content to Clear Channel’s iHeartRadio platform.
While that might initially sound like a one-way deal, it’s not. BandPage is a musician/band social media/marketing platform. A release explains that it will “power artist profile content, including bios, photos, tour dates with quick links to buy tickets and more” for iHeartRadio.
J Sider, CEO, BandPage CEO J Sider said, “Partnering with Clear Channel to provide artist-curated content and offers to iHeartRadio and Clear Channel’s radio station Websites represents an incredibly powerful way to help artists grow their fan bases, drive additional revenues and, ultimately, build their careers.”
President of Digital for Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Brian Lakamp said, “We are constantly looking for ways to connect listeners with new music and connect musicians with new fans. Working with BandPage will enable yet another way for our listeners to digitally access the most up-to-date and relevant artist content out there in a seamless and easy way — any time they want.”