Slacker Radio Now Available For Android

Slacker is making its Slacker Radio app available for Android phones. With the app, music lovers can create a nearly unlimited number of custom stations or enjoy over 100 expert-programmed Slacker genre, seasonal, and spotlight stations, and over 10,000 artist stations. To help you create the perfect custom radio station, the app lets you mark songs as favorites or ban songs and artists.

Slacker also provides artist biographies, album reviews, station fine tuning, "peek ahead" song previews, and song lyrics. The Android version of the app supports vertical and horizontal orientation as well as the ability to run in the background while controlling the app from a widget on the desktop. You can share your favorite Slacker Radio stations via SMS, MMS, or email.

Slacker Radio for Android offers:
  • Free music library featuring millions of songs
  • High-quality stereo playback from any wireless connection
  • Create custom artist stations based on artists or songs
  • Over 100 professionally programmed genre stations
  • View artist biographies and photos
  • View album art and read reviews
  • "Peek Ahead" artist and album preview
  • Multi-tasking - listen to music while using other applications
  • Share station links via Email, MMS or SMS messaging
  • Rate songs as favorites
  • Ban songs and artists
  • Vertical and Horizontal modes
  • Desktop widget
To get the free application, visit from a supported Android phone (DROID by Motorola, HTC G1, HTC MyTouch, HTC DROID ERIS, and HTC Hero) or use the Android Market. For DROID owners, you can also get the application by visiting the Verizon channel of the Android Market. The Slacker Radio app works with the free Slacker Basic Radio service, Slacker Radio Plus, and Slacker Premium Radio subscription offerings.