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WOWIO To Publish Multi-Media eBook Series by Rock Historian Marc Platt


WOWIO To Publish Multi-Media eBook Series by Rock Historian Marc Platt

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA / ACCESSWIRE / October 15, 2014 / Wowio, Inc. (OTCBB:WWIO), a digital media technology company with a patented process for inserting ads into eBooks, a mobile eBook distribution platform, and a proprietary mobile ad network, is pleased to announce that the company has signed a deal with rock historian Marc Platt to publish and distribute his multi-platform eBook series on the history of Rock 'N Roll. The Wowio Rock & Pop eBook Series of published works will kick-off with 5 original titles: "How The Beatles Did It!" "The American Rock Revolution," "The British Rock & Pop Revolution," "36 Albums That Matter," "So You Want To Be A Rock and Roll Star. Why Songwriting Matters." All titles will include bonus Audio Notebook material. 

Mr. Platt has written several music articles published in Music Connection Magazine. He is also a professional songwriter having television placements in series such as Bravo's Queer Eye for the Straight Guy and Warner Television's The Carrie Diaries. The books and Audio Notebook files will be published through WOWIO's publishing subsidiary Carthay Circle Publishing and will be available on WOWIO's proprietary mobile APP and across partner distribution platforms, including Lookhu.

"We are really thrilled to work with Marc Platt on this broad and multi-faceted project," said Brian Altounian, CEO of WOWIO. "While the history of music has always held a fascination for so many, Marc's multi-platform approach brings new insights and a new way of sharing this information that will surprise and entertain readers and listeners. TheWowio Rock & Pop eBook Series promises to engage a broad audience by combining eBook reading with music listening and video viewing that tells a complete and compelling story about a very interesting and exciting period in our culture."

"I wanted to share these works with a broad audience because I believe our obsession with pop culture is enhanced by a working knowledge of the history – I strongly believe that this series will challenge what you think you know of some of the most prominent works in rock 'n roll history," said Platt. "I selected WOWIO, because I felt their plan for multi-platform content delivery is the perfect distribution plan for this series."

About WOWIO, Inc.

WOWIO, Inc., (OTCBB:WWIO) is a technology development company with a patented process and a proprietary mobile ad-delivery platform that will disrupt the eBook distribution landscape by exploiting a previously untapped marketplace: AD-SUPPORTED eBOOKS! Our exclusive ownership of an issued patent that governs this opportunity allows us to expand our reach as a digital media company far beyond producing and distributing content across multiple platforms. WOWIO has built and acquired a number of digital media technologies, platforms and distribution outlets and is focusing its efforts on opportunities to create and monetize ancillary content product lines beyond eBooks and other forms of digital media. To learn more:

Corporate contact:

Jacob Morris
(310) 807-8122

Investor Relations:

Juan Ferreira
Newport Coast Securities
(407) 399-8190 

About Marc Platt

Marc Platt has been a Los Angeles-based songwriter for more than 30 years, having songs placed on TV shows like The Carrie Diaries, Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, E True Hollywood Story and various film projects. He has also had several solo CD and vinyl releases in his career and with his bands the Real Impossibles and Marc & the Plattitudes.

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SOURCE: Wowio, Inc.