Aputumpu Festival Taps Radical Startup for App


Aputumpu Festival today announced a first-of-its-kind partnership with Brooklyn based music start-up SpinCloud Music as the official app of the 2013 festival. This week, Aputumpu and SpinCloud hit New York’s most eclectic borough for four days of Brooklyn based music on March 28-30, 2013. Fall victim to razor sharp performances when more than two dozen bands covering genres from Punk, Afro Pop, Electronica to Indie Rock, as they infect some of the best venues in Brooklyn and Manhattan.

SpinCloud Music, a new Brooklyn based music app, will use unique technology to allow fans and concert goers the opportunity to plug in and discover the real music that is hitting New York when Aputumpu Festival 2013 kicks off on Thursday this week at Cameo Gallery in Williamsburg. Aputumpu is hosting the SpinCloud radio interface on their website, giving visitors a chance to find and hear music from all participating bands.

Below is a schedule of Aptumpu Festival performances. For a complete list of performers, visit www.Aputumpu.com/OnlineRadio.

· March 28 - Cameo Gallery (Indie/DJ) /21+
· March 29 - Studio@Webster Hall (Pop/Indie)/ 19+
· March 29 - Public Assembly Back Room (Punk)/ 18+
· March 29 - Public Assembly Front Room (Electronic/DJ)/ 18+
· March 29 - Joe's Pub (Folk/ World)/ All Ages
· March 30 – Ran Tea House (Indie/Lofi/Punk Rock/DJ)/ All Ages

Tickets for this event are definitely leaving fast. Priced at $10 for advance tickets, $12 for tickets and the door price and $30 for a 4-day festival pass, tickets can be purchased at http://aputumpu2013.eventbrite.com. For more information, connect with SpinCloud Music on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/SpinCloudMusic or Twitter @SpinCloudMusic.

About Aputumptu Festival

The Aputumpu Festival is a musical showcase featuring more than two dozen rising Brooklyn-based bands comprising the backbone of the burgeoning Brooklyn music scene. Aputumpu is a celebration of the best new talent in the city, an amalgam of creative and artistic forces. In a city overflowing with musical talent, these bands rise above with distinctive sounds and unforgettable performances, and are about to hit the scene on a world scale.

About SpinCloud Music

Spincloud Music Radio offers music from upcoming live shows in your area, and maps them, filtering by location, genre, and date range. For artists, Spincloud Music offfers passive promotion for their live shows, and powerful exposure for their music. For music lovers, Spincloud Music presents a completely radical way to discover music! By Seamlessly connecting local musicians with local music lovers, SCM is ready to change the way live music is discovered.