Radio & Records partners with YANGAROO's DMDS for digital delivery

    Leading industry publication to market and promote DMDS to U.S. radio and
    recording industry

    TORONTO, Jan. 10 /CNW/ - YANGAROO, Inc., (TSX-V: YOO, OTCBB: YOOIF) the
industry's leading secure digital media distribution company, today announced
that it has entered into a partnership with Radio and Records (R&R), the
leading music industry information company in the United States, to market and
promote its patented Digital Media Distribution System (DMDS) to the radio and
recording industries.
    This partnership provides for DMDS branding with direct links to the DMDS
login page on all R&R electronic and print products. The DMDS icon will also
be included, and will allow for a click-through to the DMDS Web site where
registrants can listen to or download songs.
    YANGAROO and R&R will also co-market DMDS' eNote products and R&R's EPK
products, expanding the commercial potential of both. The R&R sales team will
work in tandem with YANGAROO to market the DMDS service and products to the
U.S. radio and recording industry.
    "YANGAROO's DMDS has become the gold standard for secure digital
delivery, leading the world to moving entirely to a digital model and giving
up the inefficient, expensive and non-environmentally friendly CDs," said
Erica Farber, President and Publisher of R&R. "We have been watching the
progress of this innovative company within the Canadian music industry for
many years and are excited to be working together with them and this
outstanding product."
    "To have the exclusive endorsement and the influence of the R&R team will
be a great boost to our efforts as we continue to rollout and monetize our
service to the U.S. radio and recording industry", said Cliff Hunt, Chairman
and COO of YANGAROO Inc. "Our U.S. growth this year has been quite remarkable
and with the support of R&R, we expect it continue and accelerate through

    About Radio and Records:

    Radio & Records (R&R), Nielsen Company, is the preeminent information
company serving the key decision makers in the radio and record industries.
Founded in 1973, R&R offers a broad line of print, Internet, research,
convention and seminar products, providing radio and record-industry
executives with access to critical research information, including the most
comprehensive music-airplay data in the industry.
    R&R prides itself on being a customer-focused organization committed to
providing essential information to the radio and record communities. The
company's relationships are a key driver behind its unique access to the more
than 1,500 reporting radio stations that contact R&R each week to report new
music added to their playlists for the coming week. R&R is led by a talented
and experienced management team of radio and music-industry professionals and
has offices in New York, Los Angeles and Nashville.

    About YANGAROO:

    YANGAROO's patented Digital Media Distribution System (DMDS) is a leading
secure B2B digital delivery solution for the music and advertising industries.
DMDS is a web-based delivery system that pioneers secure digital file
distribution by incorporating biometrics, high-value encryption and
watermarking. DMDS replaces the physical distribution of musical recordings
and advertising to radio, media, retailers and other authorized recipients
with more accountable, effective and far less costly digital delivery of
broadcast quality media via the Internet.
    YANGAROO's DMDS has made over four million deliveries of over 11,000
songs from more than 500 record labels to destinations which include radio
stations representing over 35 US broadcast chains such as CBS/Infinity,
Citadel, Clear Channel, Cox, Cumulus, Emmis, EntreVision, Entercom, Federated
Media, Sirius, Journal, DMX, Jones Radio, AOL, Music Choice, Radio One, Salem
Communications, Univision, Westwood One, Regent, Premiere Radio, Next Media,
XM Satellite Radio, Waitt Media and many others. DMDS is the only system that
can digitally deliver music across the U.S., Canada and the UK.
    YANGAROO has offices in Toronto, New York, Los Angeles, and London, UK.
YANGAROO trades on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V) under the symbol YOO and
in the U.S. under OTCBB:YOOIF. For further information, please contact Cliff
Hunt at 905/763-3553 or visit

    The statements contained in this release that are not purely historical
are forward-looking statements and are subject to risks and uncertainties that
could cause such statements to differ materially from actual future events or
results. Such forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor
provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The TSX
Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy
of this release.

    %SEDAR: 00018809E

For further information:

For further information: Beth Schechner or Tiffany Guarnaccia, Trylon
SMR, (212) 725-2295,,

Organization Profile


More on this organization

Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890