Monthly Archives: October 2011

It’s Alive!

Locusic is now live in central Iowa! If you’re within 50 miles of Des Moines, you can get access to the Locusic player and hear local bands for free. This is a public beta release. “Beta” means that the functionality … Continue reading

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Launch Party Sponsors – Thanks!

We’d like to give a very special “thank you” to our sponsors for our launch party tonight: The Greater Des Moines Partnership – an organization thatĀ focuses on economic and community development in the Des Moines metro area. iapps24 – Mobile … Continue reading

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Player Sneak Peek

If you’re like… well, almost everyone, you probably don’t yet have access to the Locusic player. But if you’re within 50 miles of Des Moines, you’ll be able to get access this Saturday! Here’s a sneak peek – the screenshot … Continue reading

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Songs in Locusic Genres

As of last night, here are all the genres in Locusic for which music has been uploaded – sorted from most songs to fewest. Rock Pop Religious Folk Rap and Hip-Hop Metal Alternative Country Dance Other Blues Classical R&B and … Continue reading

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Free Ads for Bands – Upload this Week

In honor of our launch and to support local bands, we’re giving the prize of free advertising to some of our most supportive bands. Background: In the near future, Locusic will start running ads from local businesses, organizations, bands, whoever. … Continue reading

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Upload is Live!

Local bands and musicians within 50 miles of Des Moines can now setup an Artist Profile on Locusic and upload their music. The “switch got flipped” about a half hour ago. If you’re already logged into Locusic, you’ll first need … Continue reading

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Recent Press

Locusic has been in the news a bit lately. Thank you to all the journalists and publications who saw fit to write about us. Iowa State Daily – “The Anatomy of a Startup” Juice – “Like a Local Pandora” (also … Continue reading

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Locusic Launch Party

The Des Moines Launch Party for Locusic will be on Saturday, October 22nd at the Bombay Bicycle Club. Come celebrate an exciting tech startup in Iowa. We’ll be featuring five great local bands of various genres. Door prizes will be … Continue reading

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