Online Rock: Empowering Musicians

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OnlineRock Teams with StreamSearch to Promote Emerging Music Artists
MP3s from OnlineRock Bands and Musicians Now Available at StreamSearch

PALO ALTO, Calif., August 29, 2000 – OnlineRock, a Web community for emerging music artists, and StreamSearch, the leading aggregator and distributor of playable media, announced a partnership whereby OnlineRock bands can increase the exposure and distribution of their music through StreamSearch’s music directory.

Members and visitors to OnlineRock can now directly access a co-branded page from the OnlineRock home page. Artists can submit links to their MP3s for listing in the StreamSearch directory. The addition of new music from OnlineRock artists enhances StreamSearch’s outstanding selection of music files.

"The addition of OnlineRock artists to our music directory is a tremendous benefit for StreamSearch visitors looking to discover new music," said Rob Shambro, founder and CEO of StreamSearch. "It makes our music directory even more comprehensive in areas such as alternative, progressive, and heavy metal rock."

"This partnership furthers our commitment to giving bands maximum visibility for their music," said Roland Goity, founder and VP, marketing of OnlineRock. "We’re excited that StreamSearch music fans will find songs from thousands of OnlineRock bands.

StreamSearch, The remote control of the Web, is the world's leading aggregator and distributor of playable media, with millions of streaming and downloadable audio and video files containing entertainment, news, sports, music, movies, lifestyle and web-only special events. The company has earned a global reputation for the accuracy of its search results and the usability of its site. StreamSearch provides an array of content management and distribution services that enable online media producers, portals and Internet service providers (ISPs) to increase traffic and enhance and monetize their Web offerings. The company, founded in 1999, has offices in New York, St. Louis, Los Angeles, San Jose and San Francisco. Additional information about StreamSearch is available at

About OnlineRock
OnlineRock is an online music community providing bands and musicians with free tools and services to promote, distribute and sell their music online. The site provides free Web building and hosting services, chat rooms, bulletin boards, and editorial content of interest to musicians and music enthusiasts alike. More than 3,500 bands are currently promoting their music at OnlineRock. Founded in 1999, OnlineRock is based in Palo Alto, Calif.

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