Stuttgart, Germany – Mercedes-Benz has announced a new phase of its Mixed Tape download service, along with a new program on its online Mercedes-Benz TV and a new monthly music magazine.The Mixed Tape has been one of the most successful legal music sites worldwide since its 2004 launch, with some 2.5 million users and 28 million downloads so far. The new monthly music show, at Mercedes-Benz.tv, features videos, album reviews and profiles of newcomers and established artists. The first show airs on February 28.
The first issue of Mixed Tape Music Magazine takes a look at “modern vintage”, with artists such as Mark Ronson and Jennifer Lopez, and will include interviews, blogs, background information, album reviews and special features. Each issue will be accessible online for six months at. The long-established Mix Tape compilations are still available, with ten free tracks available for download every eight weeks.