Slacker Radio, the personalized radio service that's available as an app for the iPhone and other mobile platforms, announced that it will let unsigned bands create their own dedicated radio stations on the service.
The mechanics are handled through a partnership with Hello Music: artists create a profile with their name, picture, and bio, then upload a few of their tunes. (Hello Music allows a wide variety of compressed and uncompressed formats.) Hello Music will screen the songs for potential copyright issues--no Zeppelin recordings, please--and recording quality, and submit the necessary information to Slacker. Then Slacker will create a … Read more