AirPlay Direct Exclusive
Grammy Award Winner Bonnie Pointer’s “Like A Picasso” Canvases Influences Across Soul, Americana and Rock/Pop
Nashville ( July 15, 2011) – As a follow up to last year’s EP of the same title, Like A Picasso (Strangest Day/Platinum Trini Entertainment), is the first album in years from Pointer Sister, Bonnie Pointer. The album, featuring the single, “Strangest Day,” marks a monumental return for Bonnie whose matured talents transcend any boundary or genre. Due for release on July 26 2011, the 14 tunes are each performed with a level of grace and authenticity, destined to once again land Bonnie in the spotlight.
“We’re thrilled to be partnering with AirPlay Direct in bringing Bonnie Pointer's ‘Like A Picasso’ to radio. We believe that the online service's alternative approach to promotion is in line with the many current shifts in the music industry, and are confident that AirPlay Direct's outreach and exposure will provide meaningful support for our overall campaign,” says Marina Muhlfriedel, Marketing and PR Consultant, Norman Winter Associates/PR in association with Global Access Advisors.
Radio programmers can download a broadcast quality copy of Like A Picasso at www.airplaydirect.com/bonniepointer.
“We at AirPlay Direct are thrilled to have musical legend Bonnie Pointer’s newest release made exclusively available to our global radio membership,” says Robert Weingartz Chairman and CEO of AirPlay Direct. “This project has such a universal appeal. I haven’t found anyone that hasn’t personally connected with these tracks. Powerful, inspiring and relevant --- that’s Bonnie Pointer.”
About AirPlay Direct:
AirPlay Direct is a global digital music delivery system servicing radio and the entertainment industry with downloadable content from some of the biggest names in music, alongside rising independent artists. AirPlay Direct’s web-based artist marketing, promotion, education, and advocacy platform allows artists, record labels, and music publishers to securely deliver broadcast-quality music and digital press kits to industry professionals worldwide. Our system allows media programmers and film/TV music supervisors to connect to new music, create music calls, browse top downloaded artists, and immediately download music and related artist information. AirPlay Direct recently introduced our genre-based APD Global Radio Indicator Charts™ which track the download activity that our member’s music receives from our world-wide radio panel. AirPlay Direct also publishes the digital/interactive publication, the Direct Buzz.
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For more information on AirPlay Direct or to schedule an interview or appearance with CEO Robert Weingartz, contact PLA Media at (615) 327-0100.