AFI and Slacker, Inc. today launched Radio AFI, a radio station featuring songs from the long-running California quartet as well as artists that have inspired their unique sound along with commentary and introductions from AFI band members. Radio AFI is now available for free in the Slacker Spotlight on the web, on home entertainment devices and leading smartphones.
Radio AFI can be accessed in the Slacker Spotlight station category from any Slacker Radio application or direct on the web at www.Slacker.com/RadioAFI. To get the free Slacker mobile application, simply direct your mobile web browser to Slacker.com.
â€œRadio AFI is a truly eclectic mix of music including songs that inspire us and what we love to listen to,â€ said Davey Havok, AFI lead vocalist. â€œSlacker is doing new and innovative things with music and weâ€™ve enjoyed building this experience to provide our fans with a personal look into our world.â€
Radio AFI was programmed by AFI lead vocalist Davey Havok, drummer Adam Carson, bassist Hunter Burgan and guitarist Jade Puget. The station provides listeners with AFI hits and deep tracks combined with handpicked music that has influenced the band featuring artists ranging from Jimi Hendrix and Marvin Gaye to Nine Inch Nails and Bad Religion.
Whether listening on the web, webOS smartphones, BlackBerry smartphones, iPhone and iPod touch, Android-powered smartphones or a Slacker-enabled Sony TV or Blu-ray player, Radio AFI listeners have instant access to the groupâ€™s favorite music along with artist profiles, album reviews and album cover art with unique commentary from AFI members.
For more info about AFI, go to www.afireinside.net