Gimme Radio

Release Date:
September 26, 2019

The Client

Late-stage startup Gimme Radio is an Internet radio and online store established in June 2017 is based in San Francisco, California and was founded as an advertising-free service. Gimme Radio broadcasts heavy metal & country music 24/7 and among its DJs are Megadeth's Dave Mustaine, Lamb of God's Randy Blythe and Amon Amarth's Johan Hegg.

Gimme Radio was co-founded by Tyler Lenane, David Rosenberg, Jon Maples and Andrew Gilliland, all of whom have previous experience at streaming services: Tyler is the former business development executive at Apple Music, David is the former head of distribution partnerships at Google Play, and Jon previously served as vice president of product at Rhapsody and 8tracks. 

The Challenge

Gimme approached Canary & Delta to deploy a cross-platform team to help deliver feature enhancements & improvements to their products. Additionally, after successfully launching a new Country radio station, Gimme required stability & reliability improvements to their infrastructure.

The Solution

Innovate. Build. Scale.