Bauer Media Audio launches premium subscription radio services in Finland

  • Service to provide subscribers with commercial free access to all 13 of Bauer Media Audio Finland’s national radio brands and 2 online stations.
  • Listeners to access content from leading brands such as Radio Nova, Iskelmä, Radio City, NRJ and KISS.
  • Stations to broadcast in a 24/7, no ad-break, uninterrupted listening environment.

Hamburg/London/Helsinki 7th September 2022 Today, Bauer Media Audio has launched new, premium subscription radio services in Finland, enhancing and extending the live radio experience, and reinventing radio for music-lovers.

Subscribers will gain access to all 13 of Bauer Media Audio Finland’s much-loved national radio brands and its two online webcast stations, including Radio Nova, Iskelmä, Radio City, NRJ, Radio Nostalgia, KISS and more.

These stations will broadcast in a 24/7 ‘no ad-break’, uninterrupted listening environment, providing them with even more music.

The launch of premium subscription radio services follows on from similar launches in Poland, Denmark, the UK and Norway, and underlines the commitment to audio innovation by Bauer Media Audio as the company continues on a path to becoming a global audio pioneer.

Speaking on the launch, Tobias Nielsen, Director of Premium Projects, Bauer Media Audio commented “We’ve been delighted with the audience reception to our Premium launches in the UK, Denmark and Norway, and we’re excited to expand to another market. RadioPlay Premium will allow Finnish listeners to get even more from their favourite radio brands, reinforcing Bauer Media Audio Finland’s position as the commercial radio market leader. We believe that Premium will play an important part in the future audio landscape, and are proud to be at the leading edge of this innovation as Global Audio Pioneers”

Radio Nova Premium, Iskelmä Premium, Radio City Premium, NRJ Premium, Radio Nostalgia Premium, Radio Pooki Premium, Suomirock Premium, Kasari Premium, Basso Premium, Suomiräp Premium, TOP51 Premium, Radio Classic Premium, Radio Pori Premium, Ysäri Premium and KISS Premium are available across web, app and supported smart speakers including Sonos for a three-month free trial, followed by a monthly subscription fee of 4.99 EUR.

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About Bauer Media Audio
Bauer Media Audio is Europe’s leading digital commercial broadcaster and audio operator. Experts in the power of sound, the company reaches over 61 million listeners weekly through its market-leading broadcast radio, online services, and podcasts. Spanning 9 countries - the UK, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Ireland, Finland, Poland, Slovakia and Portugal, Bauer Media Audio owns leading brands including Mix Megapol, KISS, Absolute Radio, Radio Norge, Radio Expres, Radio Nova, Radio 100, RMF and Radio Comercial.  

About Bauer Media Group
Bauer Media Group has become an enduringly successful media corporation by focusing on creating content that matters most to millions of people around the world: from print and online publishing to radio and money-helper services for consumers, as well as sales and marketing services for SMB. Family-owned in the 5th generation, Bauer focuses on the long term, with a consumer-first mindset that guides us across our increasingly diverse portfolio. Our workforce of 16,000 shares a passion – to deliver content and services that are popular with, and helpful to, our customers and partners.

Press contacts:

Cat Martin
Communications Director, Bauer Media Audio
T: +44 207 432 3317
M: +44 7932 746363

Cameron Frazer,
Senior Communications Executive, Bauer Media Audio
M: +44 7759 127434