United States Digital Distribution Leader Promo Only MPE Announces Major Milestone as User Levels Reach 5,000
Orlando, Florida – December 7, 2005 - Promo Only MPE, the leading digital distribution system in the United States, today announced a new milestone in adoption as registered user numbers surpassed 5,000. With the highest download rate of any digital distribution system, Promo Only MPE continues to set industry standards. With support from Columbia Records Nashville, Epic Records Nashville, Capitol Records Nashville, Arista Records Nashville, BNA Records, RCA Records Nashville, Warner Brothers Nashville, Mercury/MCA Records Nashville and additional support from major independents such as Lyric Street Records, Curb Records, Lost Highway Records, Broken Bow Records, and others, Promo Only MPE is the digital distribution system of choice for the country music industry servicing 100% of Mediabase’s Country Top 50 and 84% installed at all reporting country music stations.
“5000 registered users is a tremendous milestone for Promo Only MPE,” said Dean Ernst, Director of Promo Only MPE. “This number quantifies the music industry’s overwhelming acceptance and adoption of the Promo Only MPE System to date while highlighting the tremendous level of user satisfaction with our system. The growing number of registered users is indicative of the fact that we listen to our customers and consistently try to provide them and the music industry as a whole with the best service and product available. The country music industry has been quick to realize this and is reaping the tremendous benefits that digital delivery via Promo Only MPE affords.”
“With Promo Only MPE, we are now able to digitally service our tracks quickly and securely to radio stations, saving time and cutting costs,” said Dale Turner, Vice-President Promotion, Lyric Street Records. “The Promo Only MPE technology and follow-thru have been excellent.”
“Promo Only MPE has been the delivery system of choice for BNA,” said Tom Baldrica, VP National Promotions with BNA Records. “The easy and efficient system allows us to get music to the industry, immediately in a broadcast-quality format.”
“Promo Only MPE is now recognized as the industry standard in digital distribution,” added Ernst. “The facts speak for themselves, we have the highest number of installed users and reporting radio stations in the United States and continue to raise the bar across the industry.”
Promo Only MPE has been leading the music industry in digital distribution in the United States since its launch in October of 2004. To date over 6000 tracks have been distributed through the Promo Only MPE system for labels including Universal Music Group, Sony BMG, EMI Music Group and Warner Music Group. Additionally Promo Only MPE is utilized by the largest names in Christian music, including EMI: Christian Music Group, Provident Label Group, Word Label Group, Curb Records, Inpop Records and INO Records. Promo Only MPE recently unveiled the first ever digital distribution system with Spanish language capabilities, allowing it to serve the growing number of Spanish speaking radio stations and Latin label divisions in the United States.
Promo Only MPE is a product of Destiny Media Technologies and is exclusively marketed and distributed by Promo Only
About Promo Only
With offices in Orlando, New York, Los Angeles, Calgary, Chicago and London, Promo Only (www.promoonly.com) is the world's leader in subscription-based music and music video services. Promo Only offers a complete line of music on CD and music video on DVD designed to meet the needs of music professionals, business owners and retail operations. Jim Robinson and Peter Werner founded Promo Only in 1992.
About Destiny Media Technologies, Inc.
Destiny Media Technologies, Inc. ( www.dsny.com) (OTC: DSNY) is a leader in developing easy-to-use tools for distributing media through the Internet. The company's suite of streaming and downloadable products includes: Clipstream™, Destiny Media Player™, Radio Destiny™, and MPE™. Established in 1991, the company is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
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