Sony Pixel Power calrec Sony

That Station Launches New App, Website, Filled with Features, Music, Interviews and More

30/05/2024

That Station's app and website just got a major upgrade. The station crew consolidated information, added a rich array of new features and created a user-friendly sleek new look.

That Station Program Director & Weekday Curator Chris Edge said the old app wasn't immersive enough, so he and his team set about making a change. They worked with Audio One, a Swiss company, to design the app.

It didn't allow for us to create or load content into the app itself, he said of the previous version of the app. It felt like our content was in so many different places we were making it harder for people to experience us. I don't think we were living up to their expectations (or ours). The audience deserved better.

By putting the listener first, Edge and his team, including WRAL-FM Digital Content Manager Ashley Pearson, made a value-added experience for That Station fans.

I love the ability we have now to include so much more than before, and the app and site are the same, so we are able to always have consistency between the two, said Pearson.

CapCom asked Edge and Pearson what features each of them loves most about the new app.

First and foremost, I like its simplicity, said Edge. We have certainly added a lot of content, but it's easy to navigate and I think intuitive for most users. Beyond that it's got to be the new custom channels. We have 7 unique channels you can listen to, including the 90's, 80's, and 70's+ along with New Music, Verified NC Music, and Studio J +. The latter of which is live Studio J performances and other acoustic songs we've gathered over the years.

He continued, All of which can be listened to offline in case you're traveling, and all of these playlists fit the ethos of That Station. They are all curated to fit our brand. May favorite of them all is Lost & Found, there are over 1,000 songs on this channel, you never know what you're going to get.

Pearson also talked about her light of highlights on the new That Station app.

We also have worked with Come Hear NC (who is our title sponsor) and Indy Week to integrate their content so our audience not only hears from us but also can stay up to date with local events and local music news, she explained. We've included a bunch of RSS feeds for things like Indy Week music news, our social media, and our YouTube so there is automation behind this app that allows the audience to always stay up to date in one place!

Both also shared the features they most recommend That Station listeners explore.

I highly recommend that our listeners check out the Album Notes section on the home page to see the artists inspiration behind their favorite albums, and the Concert tab to see all local shows and we even included links for our listeners to get tickets easily to the shows they want to see! said Pearson.

Both the app and the website now provide direct access to That Station's rich archives.

You can watch Studio J performances and Interviews as both are fed directly into the app from YouTube, said Edge. There's more to read too including Local Music News from Indy Week, and Album Notes. Back in the day when we bought albums you'd get liner notes about who produced the album and who else played on it, I've tried to bring some of that back by including notes when new albums are released.

Check out all these features and more on the That Station website and on the new app.

If you already have the app, no worries, all you have to do is update it to experience the better than ever version or search 95.7 FM That Station in your phone's app store to download.

That Station

Thanks to That Station for these CapCom graphics.

That Station's new website homepage
LINK: https://capitolbroadcasting.com/2024/05/30/that-station-launches-new-a...
See more stories from cbc

More from WRAL-TV

24/07/2024

Join the Yard Gnomes and Salamanders for Final Home Games of Season

Roll with the Gnomies The last week of the Greenville Yard Gnomes' inaugural season starts on Thursday, July 25, 2024, with Tallboy Thursday, featuring drin...

23/07/2024

Back to School Pack-A-Patrol Car School Supply Drive at Rocky Mount Mills This Wednesday

Rocky Mount Mills is partnering with the Rocky Mount Police Department with thei...

23/07/2024

Watch the 2024 Paris Olympics on WRAL-TV, Nightly Half-Hour Olympic Zone Special

The 2024 Paris Olympics kick off with the Opening Ceremonies this Friday, July 26, 2024. As an NBC affiliate, WRAL-TV is proud to broadcast the network's co...

22/07/2024

Editorial cartoonist Dennis Draughon honored with Green Eyeshade Award

The Green Eyeshade Awards, the nation's oldest regional journalism contest, recognized Capitol Broadcasting Company's editorial cartoonist Dennis Draugh...

19/07/2024

Christmas is Coming to Ting Park and Guy Stadium This Weekend

Only a Few More Chances to see the Salamanders and Yard Gnomes This Year The Holly Springs Salamanders have another big weekend coming up at Ting Park! Join t...

18/07/2024

WRAL-TV Reporter and Designer Come Together for Impactful Storytelling about Opioid Overdose

A recent WRAL-TV story brought together the best of virtual design and reporting...

17/07/2024

WRAL's Live After 5' summer concert series pushes start time back due to heat

The free Live After 5 summer concert series is adjusting its start time for it...

12/07/2024

American Underground Celebrates Pride & Juneteenth with Free, Public Learning Events

American Underground, Capitol Broadcasting's co-working community division, ...

11/07/2024

Salamanders, Yard Gnomes Offer Fun at the Ballparks This Weekend

The Bulls might be away, but the Salamanders and Yard Gnomes are playing at home this weekend! The Salamanders have another action-packed week at Ting Park, in...

10/07/2024

American Tobacco Touts Best of Durham 2024

Durham Magazine's 2024 Best of Durham list is out, and American Tobacco is celebrating multiple list makers! Check out this impressive list of ATC winners:...

09/07/2024

Duke Arts Concert Series Returns to American Tobacco for September, Celebrates Music Maker Foundation

The Duke Arts at American Tobacco series is returning this fall. The 2024 seaso...

03/07/2024

Have a Fun Fourth with CBC Baseball

It's possible to do a full tour of CBC's baseball teams over the 4th of July holiday! Start in Holly Springs or Durham and then swing by Greenville. Che...

02/07/2024

The Countdown is On: WRAL-TV's Liz McLaughlin Readies for Olympic Coverage from Paris

Now in the month of the Paris Summer Olympics, WRAL-TV is gearing up for coverag...

27/06/2024

A Full House for Recent Studio J Session for That Station

As one of the many value-addeds of 95.7 FM That Station, the music curators have touring musicians come in to sit down with That Station Program Director & Week...

25/06/2024

Bulls Return to Durham for Yellowstone Night, Marvel's Defenders of the Diamond, Two Fireworks Shows and One Dollar Hot Dogs

Tacos & Tallboys Tuesday with Tune Tuesday, Winning Wednesday, Kids Run The Base...

24/06/2024

WRAL Legends in Conversation

Three WRAL-TV legends got together with a Triangle acting legend for a conversation in front of a crowd at the Carolina Country Club on Tuesday, June 18, 2024. ...

20/06/2024

Front Office U Features Greenville Yard Gnomes GM, Season Continues with Games This Weekend

General Manager of Capitol Broadcasting's newest baseball club, Minnesota na...

19/06/2024

Yoga Off East Finds New Home at American Tobacco Campus

Studio to Offer Infrared Heated Classes and Yoga for Kids in a Larger, Community-Focused Space Yoga Off East is thrilled to announce its expansion and relocati...

17/06/2024

That Station Launches Return of Artist Notes

That Station kicked off the summer 2024 edition of the Artist Notes concert series with Greg Humphreys (of Dillon Fence and Hobex) on Thursday, June 13, on NC S...

14/06/2024

Applications Being Accepted for 2024 WRAL Azalea Celebration

The 38th Annual WRAL Azalea Celebration is now accepting applications from non-profits for the 2024 plant giveaway. Sponsored by WRAL-TV, MIX 101.5 WRAL-FM, FOX...

14/06/2024

State of Golf Now Open at ATC

Tee up a fun golf at American Tobacco. State of Golf, Downtown Durham's premier golf & sports simulator lounge opened on June 11, 2024. Get inspired by US O...

13/06/2024

20 Years of American Tobacco! Join the Celebration

Twenty years-can you believe it? Two decades ago, the American Tobacco Campus began with the revival of the old tobacco warehouses that stood vacant in downtown...

11/06/2024

Bulls Host Charlotte with The Nine: African American Heritage Night, Father's Day Catch on the Field, Two Fireworks Shows, and More

Tacos & Tallboys Tuesday with Tune Tuesday, Winning Wednesday, Dollar Dog Thursd...

10/06/2024

Nominations Open for HighSchoolOT Honors Spring Sports Awards

HighSchoolOT Honors is back for the 2023-24 school year, and it's time to nominate North Carolina's BEST high school athletes, coaches, teams and more. ...

07/06/2024

Summer Kick Off Sale at Rocky Mount Mills' River & Twine

Looking for the perfect gift for Dad, a staycation with the kids or checking off your summer bucket list? There is no better way to kick off the summer than a ...

05/06/2024

Transfer Co. Food Hall to host free screening of WRAL Documentary Unsafe: North Carolina Kids Dying' Tuesday

Ahead of a new WRAL Documentary airing Thursday, you can attend a free screening...

05/06/2024

Easy Targets: Gangs getting younger in NC

Airs Thursday, June 6 at 7:30pm The WRAL Documentary Unit investigates the growing gang problem in North Carolina in their latest documentary, Easy Targets: Ga...

04/06/2024

Bulls Host Braves Triple-A Squad with Pride Night, Bull Durham Night, Two Fireworks Shows, Meet the Team and More

Tacos & Tallboys Tuesday with Tune Tuesday, Winning Wednesday, Dollar Dog Thursd...

04/06/2024

99.9 The Fan Successes Celebrated by Inside Radio

Inside Radio chatted with 99.9 The Fan Program Director Paul Ihander last week, to highlight the growth 99.9 The Fan is seeing. Writer Rich Appel asked about hi...

03/06/2024

WRAL's Explorer Post 5 Expands to Holly Springs Salamanders for Second Year

Capitol Broadcasting's Explorer Post members are expanding their baseball broadcasting skills for a second year in a row. Students from WRAL's Post 5, ...

30/05/2024

That Station Launches New App, Website, Filled with Features, Music, Interviews and More

That Station's app and website just got a major upgrade. The station crew co...

29/05/2024

WRAL-TV's Shrader, Holland Talk Historic Hurricane Forecast on WRAL Daily Download

NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) issued a forecast las...

28/05/2024

Deadline Approaching for 2024 Emerging Leaders Intern Program

Applications for CBC & Leadership Triangle Due May 31 Only a few days remain for HBCU students in the Triangle to apply for the 2024 Emerging Leadership Intern...

24/05/2024

Inaugural Gnome Opener in Greenville TONIGHT

Tonight's the night! The Greenville Yard Gnomes open their inaugural home season at Guy Smith Stadium! Join the Gnomes for all the fun and excitement of t...

23/05/2024

WRAL Documentary Team wins Regional Murrow Award

A trio from WRAL-TV has been honored with a 2024 Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for the WRAL documentary Ghosts in the Stadium. The Radio Television Digital Ne...

22/05/2024

Durham Bulls To Host MLB's Home Run Derby X Tour

MLB, Softball & Women's Baseball Stars To Compete At DBAP September 7th The Durham Bulls, in conjunction with Major League Baseball, will host the final ev...

21/05/2024

MIX's Carpool Casanova Announces Spirit Award Finalists for Season 3

MIX 101.5's Carpool Casanova will wrap season three this Friday, May 24, 2024, but his final location has yet to be determined. The ultimate Spirit Award W...

20/05/2024

CBC HR Team Getting Ballpark Staff Ready to Play Ball

A pair of stalwart members of the Capitol Broadcasting's dream team have been getting the company's two Coastal Plain League teams ready to launch their...

16/05/2024

CBC's CPL Teams Salamanders, Yard Gnomes One Week Away From Season Opener

The world of baseball at Capitol Broadcasting is about to expand like fireworks on a Friday night. The Holly Springs Salamanders will open their season at home...

15/05/2024

That Station Artist Notes Series Returns This Summer

Artist Notes is back! Join That Station this summer for the conversation and concert series where you get to hear an artist on stage to not only play music, but...

10/05/2024

Spotted at CBC

Capitol Broadcasting employees frequently walk past photo shoots in progress when leaving work in the evenings. The WRAL Gardens and the striking architecture o...

09/05/2024

Mother's Day Ideas from CBC

Capitol Broadcasting has a myriad of ways to celebrate Mom! In honor of Mother's Day, here are a few ideas CBC divisions have to help you honor, or remember...

09/05/2024

Mother's Day Idea from CBC

Capitol Broadcasting has a myriad of ways to celebrate Mom! In honor of Mother's Day, here are a few ideas CBC divisions have to help you honor, or remember...

07/05/2024

Don't miss Bark in the Park, Margaritaville Night & Bull Sharks Night this week at the DBAP

The Bulls are back home again this week from May 7-12! Don't miss out on any...

06/05/2024

Holly Springs Salamanders Home Opener Less Than Three Weeks Away, Tickets on Sale Now

It's almost go-time for the Holly Springs Salamanders! The season opener is ...

03/05/2024

WRAL-TV Brain Game Producer Randy Mews Wraps Season Taping Before Retirement

Final 2024 Season Games to Air Saturdays on WRAL at 10:30am in May, Championship on June 1 Taping for the final episodes of the 2024 season of WRAL-TV's Br...

01/05/2024

Live After 5' summer concert series returns to downtown Raleigh

A popular - and free - summer concert series is coming back to downtown Raleigh! WRAL is proudly partnering with Downtown Raleigh Alliance for its Live After ...

30/04/2024

Durham Bulls Saturday Game, First Sellout of 2024 Season

The force was strong at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park on Saturday night, April 27, 2024, as the night netted the ballpark's first official sellout crowd of...