TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Always at the forefront of innovation,
Astral Radio is proud to announce the launch of its new Built for BlackBerry®
"At Astral Radio, we thrive on providing our listeners with the best possible
experience both on air and in the digital space, so we are very excited to be
a part of the launch of BlackBerry 10 with the release of the Astral Radio
app, which is available now on BlackBerry World," said Rob Farina, Executive
Vice-President, Content and Platforms.
The new Built for BlackBerry Astral Radio application allows you to listen
live and wherever you are to all 84 Astral Radio stations, including Virgin
Radio, NRJ, boom, The BEAR, EZ Rock, Rouge fm,Sun FM, Newstalk, CHOM, CJAY,
Funny, CJAD, and all others.
Listen to and save your favourite stations, share with your friends on
BlackBerry® Messenger (BBM™), let your Facebook friends and Twitter
followers discover what you are listening to, set the sleep timer to listen as
you fall asleep, see artist information, "now playing" information along with
a list of recently played music, and much more.
The Astral Radio application is now available for download in both English and
French on the BlackBerry® World™ storefront
Founded in 1961, Astral Media Inc. (TSX: ACM.A/ACM.B) is one of Canada's
largest media companies. It operates several of the country's most popular pay
and specialty television, radio, out-of-home advertising and digital media
properties. Astral plays a central role in community life across the country
by offering diverse, rich, and vibrant programming that meets the tastes and
needs of consumers and advertisers. To learn more about Astral, visit
BlackBerry and related trademarks, names and logos are the property of
Research In Motion Limited.
Rob Farina EVP Content & Platforms Astral Radio 416323-5185
SOURCE: Astral Media Inc.
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