Mobile Roadie Brings iPhone Apps To Indies

SEATTLE (Hypebot) – iPhone apps are experience rapid growth, particularly among those who influence the music business. Now indie artists and labels can create and update their own iPhone apps without the help of expensive programmers using a new self-service platform form Mobile Roadie. Each custom app enables the content creator to instantly update a subscribers’ phone with new music, photos, video, news and tour dates, as well as, to view subscriber analytics.

The Orchard Jumps On Board

Mobile Roadie iPhone app is priced at $299 plus $29 per month, but Hypebot has learned that digital distributor The Orchard has negotiated discount pricing for its member labels.