American Public Media and Slacker have partnered to launch new customizable web radio stations filled with content from APM's Marketplace and Minnesota Public Radio's The Current.
The Current is one of the country's top public Triple A music stations (KCMP, 89.3 FM), based out of St. Paul, Minnesota. The Current's Slacker station will "highlight great emerging artists from around the country, as well as feature the best music out of Minnesota, past and present," the companies said. Find it here.
Meanwhile, Slacker's Marketplace channel will include "the Marketplace flagship programs, Marketplace with Kai Ryssdal, Marketplace Morning Report, Marketplace Tech Report and Marketplace Money. Listeners can interact with the station to create a personalized Marketplace program tailored to their interests, a first for Marketplace." Find the new station here.
Slacker also offers programming from ESPN Radio, ABC News and other services. You can find the companies' press release here.