Slacker now streaming tunes on Xbox 360
After receiving a pre-Valentine’s Day makeover, Slacker has formally made its approach to the Xbox 360. Free to obtain for Xbox Reside Gold subscribers within the US and Canada, the 116.17MB app brings the web radio station’s revamped colour scheme, music information and a complicated set of voice controls by way of Kinect. So, for those who’re able to bombard your TV with excessive-res slideshows of Diddy whereas rapping alongside to “Dangerous Boy for Life,” then navigate your console’s tiles to the Xbox Reside Market so as to add this app to your dashboard.
Slacker Launches The Most Full Music Service for Xbox 360
New App Presents Hundreds of thousands of Songs and Tons of of Skilled-Programmed Stations for Free, Together with a New Videogame Music Station, curated by Destructoid
SAN DIEGO, February 26, 2013 – Slacker, the world’s most full music service, is now out there on the Xbox360® online game and leisure system from Microsoft, permitting Xbox LIVE subscribers* within the U.S. and Canada to take heed to tens of millions of songs and lots of of skilled-programmed stations free of charge, together with a brand new videogame music station curated by widespread gaming tradition weblog, Destructoid. The app is now out there via the Xbox LIVE Market.
Slacker for Xbox LIVE® provides customers entry to one of many world’s largest music libraries and tons of of professional-programmed stations overlaying each temper, style or exercise proper on their TV and voice-managed utilizing the facility of Kinect for Xbox 360. The all-new Slacker music information makes music discovery enjoyable and straightforward with the newest music information, artist interviews and proposals from Slacker’s workforce of music curators. Listeners can even customise the expertise with information and sports activities from ABC and ESPN or use new nice-tuning controls to personalize Slacker’s music stations, with newer, older or extra in style songs.
“Slacker brings the world’s most full music service to Xbox LIVE Gold subscribers within the U.S. and Canada at no cost*,” stated Craig Rechenmacher, Slacker’s Chief Advertising Officer. “Whether or not you are into nation, hip hop or need to take heed to the soundtrack out of your favourite recreation, Slacker’s workforce of music specialists make it straightforward to seek out and uncover the world’s greatest music from the consolation of your front room.”
Slacker has additionally launched a brand new station celebrating the world of videogame music, hosted and curated by Destructoid.com editor Dale North. The station options hand-picked alternatives from the soundtracks of epic franchises together with Halo, Gears of Conflict, and Remaining Fantasy.
Slacker can also be obtainable for Home windows eight and Home windows Telephone eight, Bing Toolbar, iOS, Android, BlackBerry and on-line at www.slacker.com
*Further subscriptions/charges could also be required or bought individually. For extra particulars and availability, see www.xbox.com/reside.