Press Release 08/2010
Berlin. August 24th, 2010:
Listen to the Music – Cooperation launched between AUPEO! and all2gethernow
Launch of the official all2gethernow/BERLIN MUSIC WEEK Internet Radio Channel
AUPEO! invites Music and Technology Experts to Discussion Rounds
The all2gethernow will be taking place for the second time as part of the Berlin Music Week between September 6th and 11th 2010. The all2gethernow consists of three modules: the #a2n_camp (Sept. 6-7, 2010) will take place in the Kulturbrauerei, and the #a2n_congress (Sept. 8-9, 2010) and the #a2n_forum (Sept. 10-11, 2010) in Tempelhof aiport. In over 200 workshops and sessions the three all2gethernow modules address questions concerning the future of the music business. The all2gethernow is a meeting point for the international music scene. This year, the Internet Radio Provider AUPEO! is participating as an official co-operation partner.
Expert Panels on the Theme of Online Radio
AUPEO! will host three sessions to engage in an open discussion with music and internet experts. The sessions deal with future oriented issues, in particular the role and chances of online radio for the music business. In the session entitled "Nightmare on App-Street", possibilities and limits of music software applications ("Apps") will be focus. Renowned experts such as Dr. Frank Prengel, Technical Evangelist, Developer & Strategy Group from Microsoft will join as speakers.
Launch of the official Berlin Music Week Online Radio Channel from AUPEO!
As a radio station, AUPEO! is not only interested in talk, but also in music. AUPEO! has launched an online radio station dedicated especially to the all2gethernow and artists performing during the BERLIN MUSIC WEEK. The station can be received exclusively via http://a-2-n.de where a special player has been installed. As a treat for participants of the BERLIN MUSIC WEEK, AUPEO! will distribute gift vouchers for a trial premium account.
„The event is for all music lovers and therefore an ideal environment for our venture“, says Armin G. Schmidt, founder and CEO of AUPEO!, “whether you're an artist, music- and media company manager or an engaged fan – everyone is invited to take part and look forward to new processes in the music business sector. This matches our philosophy exactly“.
Founded in 2008, the leading provider of audio content in connected hardware devices offers radio stations to music lovers to suit each taste and mood. AUPEO! users can enjoy editorially-supervised artist and specialized channels, compile their own customized favorite program and discover new titles not only online at www.aupeo.com, but also pre-installed on numerous netbooks, connected TVs, most Internet Radio devices and many smartphones. In cooperation with the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology, AUPEO! additionally enables stations to be influenced by everyone’s musical mood.
This years a2n is taking place from 6th to 11th September as part of the BERLIN MUSIC WEEK. It will commence with the #a2n_camp (6th-7th)in the Berliner Kulturbrauerei. All interested guests are invited to participate actively. The top class cast of internationally renowned contributors will guaranty exiting and high level discussions. With only a 30€ fee for the day ticket all are able to participate. The #a2n_congress meant for the visitors of Popkomm will start on the 8th of September. The BERLIN MUSIC WEEK CONFERENCE will close with the #a2n_forum (on 10th and 11th in cooperation with the Berlin Festival), during which the results of the #a2n_camp and the #a2n_congress will be publicly discussed with different musicians from the Berlin festival.
Current information on all2gethernow: http://a-2-n.de/
Berlin Music Week: from 6 – 12 September 2010 One week of sector meetings, market place, conference and live experience; across the whole of Berlin; for fans and professionals. The international business platform Popkomm, the conference
all2gethernow, Berlin Festival, and the sector networks Berlin Music Commission and Clubcommission Berlin have come together under the umbrella Berlin Music Week. Kulturprojekte Berlin GmbH is responsible for the coordination and marketing of the Berlin Music Week. The project is supported by the Senate Department for Economy, Technology and Women, Berlin Partner and Berlin Tourismus Marketing. All information is available at www.berlin-music-week.de