TAMPA, Fla. – September 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Reverse Engineers, an unsigned rock band from Tampa Florida, are now one of the top-10 most-played bands on the PodSafe Music Network (www.PodSafeMusicNetwork.com). The Reverse Engineers have been featured on 43 separate Podcasts in the past two months.
The song, “Mercury in Retrograde,” from The Reverse Engineer’s latest CD “Max Q” has been featured on Adam Curry’s PodShow which is broadcast on Sirius Satellite Radio. The song has also received airplay from popular podcasts such as Accident Hash and Geek News Central.
Described as “Personal on-demand radio,” Podcasts have rapidly gained listenership. Many Podcasts that have featured The Reverse Engineers have thousands of subscribers. Clips of the band’s music have been featured on Adam Curry’s Daily Source Code, which has well over 50,000 listeners.
“Podcasting has enabled us to reach a rapidly growing audience that is thirsty for new music. Podcasters have a pioneering spirit that has long been missing from conventional radio. For the most part, radio is not open to playing new music from independent musicians,” said William Cote, the band’s guitarist and vocalist.
The Reverse Engineer’s have also received airplay on satellite radio. They were recently featured guests on The David Lawrence Show, and songs from Max Q have been played on Sky Digital satellite radio in the UK, as well as Sirius and XM radio in North America.
The band has even started their own Podcast called “The Reverse Engineers Show,” in which band members talk about the stories behind the songs of Max Q. In a matter of weeks, their Podcast has over 1000 subscribers.
The band’s exposure via Podcasts has also translated into increased CD sales. Their CD “Max Q” is available online at Amazon.com, CDBaby.com, and iTunes. The band’s website, TheReverseEngineers.com, has received over 30,000 unique visitors in the past 10 months.
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