Radio’s first rock prep service is still aimed squarely at Active Rock and Mainstream Rock, with a nod to the overlap with Classic Rock. The tone aims to be a little raunchy and sarcastic. Steve Reynolds is a veteran broadcaster and music journalist who really knows this stuff.
Comprehensive music news, some of it with artist audio, updated as events happen, Sunday through Friday. Stories include suggested tweets that stations can post to their Twitter feeds with a single click. Music news is tweeted to the service’s followers for easy retweeting. Many articles include one-button FaceBook shares for public links.
Today’s Rock Track: song facts and related artist actualities about 350 core songs. Get the Led Out and Mandatory Metallica: archives of news, song stories, liners, calendars and artist audio.
Daily features include TV Drops, Dumb as a Rock Quiz music quiz, Brain Strain general-interest quiz, Stupid Fact of the Day music trivia item, Internet Find of the Day, two stand-up comedy bits, Get Social, Top Celebrity Tweets and Trending Now social media features.
Rock birthdays, This Day in Rock History calendar, Weeklong Planner, upcoming rock CDs, upcoming movies.
All affiliates receive Guest Booking Service pitches for on-air interviews with top celebrities, authors and musicians.