Earbits

Earbits in the Press

The latest press about all things Earbits.


Instead of asking users to fork over cash in order to listen to tunes, they’re rewarding folks with digital currency known as “Groovies,” which can be earned for executing social acts that help the artist get the word out about their music...
Music-awards
Twice a year, Y Combinator holds special events called Demo Day, when its most recent batch of startups present to a packed room full of top investors. It’s the grand finale of the program, where entrepreneurs have a few minutes to show off what they’ve built...
Techcrunch
With all the talk of streaming music services vying for your headphone time, it's easy to overlook some of the ones that are simple, fun, and pump out a stream of good, interesting music when you fire them up. Earbits is one of those services, and it's available for Android and the web, completely free...
Lifehacker
Internet radio startup Earbits has found a clever way to get its product to market...
Billboard
Online radio startup Earbits (YC Winter 2011) is announcing a seed round of funding today, having snatched up $605K from Y Combinator , Charles River Ventures , Start Fund and former Lala CEO Geoff Ralston
Wp
Earbits is breaking that mold by offering the freedom to bounce around between genres, unlimited skipping of songs and advertisements that relate specifically to the artists being played...
Nextweb
The service is similar to Pandora in that users can stream music on 90 different channels, but unlike Pandora, listeners can skip songs on Earbits and don’t have to pay a fee to tune in commercial-free.
Hollywood
Earbits Launches ‘First Social Currency for Streaming Music’...
Evolver
Earbits Radio, a new internet radio app that brings you tons of indie and mainstream artists no matter where you’re located. The app has scores of channels with something for everyone...
Appstorm
Earbits.com, a new online radio site, formed a collaboration with the San Francisco Chronicle this Wednesday to provide a curated, location-specific music discovery destination...
Performer
Groovy, baby: Earbits’ social currency lets indie music fans unlock on-demand streaming features...
Nextweb
Joey Flores is the dreadlocked co-founder of Earbits, a Y Combinator startup that’s making its mark on the music industry...
Vb
The most important thing Earbits is responsible for is giving bands and artists a chance to share and building their music in the most efficient and honest way...
Examiner
While the web-music sector is crowded with established services like Pandora and Spotify, Earbits stands out because it focuses solely on emerging artists and provides fans with a compelling way to discover them.
Indie

Press Releases

  • Earbits Powers New Online Radio, Music Discovery and Promotion Service for San Francisco Chronicle
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  • Earbits Launches Groovies, The First Social Currency For Streaming Music
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  • Earbits Unveils Android Streaming Music Recommendation App, Growth Data of Innovative Social Currency Model
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  • Earbits Signs Up 10,000th Independent Band to Streaming Music Discovery Service
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