Tuesday, July 24, 2012
TINTIN LAUNCHES iGROOVE RADIO
In case you are one of those wondering who Tintin is, you will get to know him well by the end of this write-up. Don't worry he is not the famous cartoon character whose name he shares, but he his equally as famous. The tall and handsome dude with the mesmeric voice known by his famous moniker as the Koolness is a 25 years veteran of Radio Broadcasting. If what we hear is anything to go by, we heard he was one of the pioneer crew that started one of the most fantastic stations in Nigeria, Classic FM.
So what's so new about the dude with the cool voice, mind you, he doesn't just have the cool voice, the guy is equally very dexterous on the wheels of steel, by that we mean he his also a cool deejay by the side and an avowed music buff/producer. What's new about him is that, he has launched his own Radio Station, what's so extraordinary about that, we are sure you are all wondering? There are so many radio stations in Lagos and by extension and many more still up coming. The fact is that, iGroove Radio, which is the name of the new radio station is the first of its kind in Nigeria. How? It is ONLINE, Yes! An online platform with Play lists, Interviews, Lifestyle Articles, Entertainment news and of course loads of very talented on-air-personality.
iGroove Radio is Nigeria’s first full online radio station, and aims at projecting quality terrestrial content to the rest of the world and sharing global entertainment with the distinct “naija” flavor.
www.igrooveradio.com can be accessed from anywhere in the world, on any Internet enabled device. It is perfect for Nigerians at home an abroad, anyone interested in Nigerian entertainment, and people who generally want to be able to control their music, choose and interact with their favorite stars and on-air-personalities, and revisit programs at their leisure.
The brain behind this fantastic entertainment platform like we already introduced is Augustine Imevbore aka Tintin, at least you all now know where the Tintin came from. Born in Nigeria, but raised in Italy, so he his ''Italo-Nigerian'', he speaks Italian and French very well and avid traveller, who has traveled the length and breadth of Africa, Asia & Europe. He was educated at the University of Warwick, England.
With the launch of iGroove, the first online radio station in Nigeria, Tintin has forever revolutionized the way global audience access music with the Nigerian 'Flavour' of delivery.