SOURCE: Metatron Inc.

Metatron Inc.

March 08, 2010 07:00 ET

Metatron, Inc. Expands "Michael Jackson World Tour Live" AppMovie Distribution to Include High Definition Release for iPad

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - March 8, 2010) -  Metatron, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MRNJ) providers of mobile application digital content and distribution, today announced that their exclusive "Michael Jackson World Tour Live" AppMovie for iPhone, will now also include an exclusive High Definition release for the iPad device. Management expects the release to be available for download on iTunes within two weeks from today.

Metatron will be the exclusive distributor of this first-ever official Michael Jackson AppMovie, which features incredible live-in-concert performances recorded from the legendary artist's third and final world concert tour. The two and a half hour "Michael Jackson World Tour Live" AppMovie also includes 500 rare shots of the artist, along with stunning on-stage concert performances filmed with fifty different video cameras.

"Being selected as the exclusive mobile distributor for this first-ever Michael Jackson concert video is an honor and a testament to the integrated content development and distribution technology provided by our i-Mobilize subsidiary," said Joe Riehl, CEO of Metatron. "Music fans purchased 8.2 million Michael Jackson albums in 2009 and according to Nielsen SoundScan data, digital music accounted for 40% of all music purchased last year." 

Riehl added, "We're anticipating great consumer demand for this exclusive Michael Jackson concert. At a $9.95 retail price, this release could be our first 'home run' and drive exponential revenue growth for Metatron."

Metatron's "Michael Jackson World Tour Live" mobile app features performances of favorite top-selling songs including:

Scream
They Don't Care About Us
In The Closet
Wanna Be Startin' Something
Stranger In Moscow
Smooth Criminal
You Are Not Alone
I Want You Back
The Love You Save
I'll Be There
Billie Jean
Thriller
Beat It
Blood On The Dancing Floor
Dangerous
Black Or White
Earth Song
We Are The World
Heal The World
History

Michael Jackson, the King of Pop, is recognized as the most successful entertainer and one of the most influential musical artists of all time. Jackson's 1982 album, Thriller, sold more than 110 million copies, and remains the best-selling album of all time, with several of other Jackson albums ranking among the world's best-sellers. Jackson's music catalog includes 17 number one singles in the US (including four as a member of The Jackson 5); and estimated world sales of more than 780 million units, making him one of the best-selling recording artists ever.

About Metatron, Inc.
Metatron, Inc. is a corporate network of highly-related fast growing multi-sector businesses that transact through the Internet and mobile devices. We harness the power of technology to make people's lives more productive and enjoyable in today's connected world. Metatron companies operate in the hottest business sectors including online dating, credit card processing, next-gen relational database development, search engine advertising optimization, and mobile device applications. For more information, visit Metatroninc.com.

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Contact Information

  • For more information contact:
    Rikor Morginn
    Investor Relations
    (619) 550-4668
    IR@metatroninc.com