Radio.com Adds CNN & Bloomberg Live Audio And Podcasts
Entercom’s Radio.com has announced it will launch 10 live stations featuring content from CNN and Bloomberg properties as well as Turner Podcast Network podcasts.
CNN stations will include simulcasts of CNN International, CNN en Español and HLN while Bloomberg will add Bloomberg Radio National as well as their local affiliates 1130 WBBR New York, 99.1 WDCH-FM Bowie MD/Washington DC, 1330 WRCA Boston, 960 KNEW San Francisco and in London plus a Bloomberg TV simulcast.
New podcasts will come from the Turner Podcast Network featuring shows from Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, the NBA, truTV and CNN anchors Anderson Cooper, Erin Burnett and Jake Tapper as well as Bloomberg’s suite of “Bloomberg Business of Sports,” “Bloomberg Best,” “A Closer Look,” “Deal of the Week” and “Bloomberg Brief”.
Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, announced content distribution agreements with CNN, one of the leaders in online news and information delivery, and Bloomberg Media, a leading global business and finance media company. As part of the agreement, RADIO.COM, the fastest-growing digital audio app in the U.S. and the exclusive digital home for all Entercom content across the company’s robust portfolio of 235 radio stations, will launch 10 live stations for CNN and Bloomberg properties, along with leading podcasts from Turner Podcast Network’s portfolio of entertainment, kids, news and sports.
“We are thrilled to welcome CNN and Bloomberg to RADIO.COM as we increase our premium content offerings. Through our deep roster of industry-leading radio stations and premium live and on-demand content, RADIO.COM is quickly becoming an important part of the daily audio habit for the tens of millions of listeners we reach per month,” said JD Crowley, Chief Digital Officer, Entercom. “These agreements further cement RADIO.COM’s position as the premiere destination for on-demand audio news, entertainment, music and sports content on a national scale.”
CNN content to be simulcast includes CNN International, CNN en Español and HLN, as well as podcasts from Turner’s Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, NBA, truTV and CNN anchors Anderson Cooper, Erin Burnett and Jake Tapper.
Bloomberg content to be simulcast on the digital platform includes Bloomberg Radio National as well as New York, D.C., Boston, Bay Area and London editions; Bloomberg Live TV and podcasts such as “Bloomberg Business of Sports,” “Bloomberg Best,” “A Closer Look,” “Deal of the Week” and “Bloomberg Brief.”