Slacker Launches "Radio Plus" Service

Steven Stone -- Sat, 12/20/2008 - 10:49

Slacker Launches "Radio Plus" Service

Slacker Radio Plus Offers Ad-Free Personalized Radio, Unlimited Song Skipping and More for $3.99 Per Month

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - December 19, 2008 - Slacker, Inc., today announced the availability of Slacker Radio Plus, a new value-priced offering which gives listeners access to all of the features of the free Basic Radio service, plus the ability to skip an unlimited number of songs in a commercial-free environment.

"Slacker Personal Radio provides music lovers with an effortless way to hear and discover music that suits their unique tastes," said Dennis Mudd, CEO of Slacker. "Slacker Radio Plus is a great and inexpensive option for Slacker listeners who want more control over their Personal Radio experience."

In addition to unlimited song skipping and ad-free listening, Slacker Radio Plus subscribers can also request an unlimited number of songs when creating their own custom stations. With unlimited song requests, listeners can easily create perfect radio stations that suit their specific music tastes.

Slacker Personal Radio, available online at, enables listeners to create their own Personal Radio stations or listen to and personalize over 100 expert-programmed genre stations ranging from Holiday Classics to today's hottest hits. Personalization options include rating songs or artists, playing more popular vs. more eclectic music and listening to newer vs. classic songs.

The availability of Slacker on a wide range of devices on the go and throughout the home allows music lovers to enjoy their favorite stations wherever they are. Whether listening on a laptop, home TV or bedside radio, or anywhere with the Slacker G2 Personal Radio Player, Slacker listeners have instant access to their favorite music along with artist profiles, album reviews and cover art.

Slacker Basic Radio remains free to use, while Slacker Radio Plus is available today at $3.99 per month with an annual subscription.

About Slacker Radio Plus
-Unlimited song skipping
-Ad-free personalized music
-Unlimited song requests
-Available on the Slacker Web Player (PC or Mac), Slacker G2 Personal Radio Player and a growing number of in-home and portable devices 

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