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goombah

(ˈgumbɑ)
n. a buddy; a trusted friend. (Also a term of address. Ultimately from Italian.) He’s my goombah. I can trust him.
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Mooney, vice president of marketing at Emergent Music LLC, creator of Goombah.
With the online component provided by Goombah, we also offer music lovers around the world an opportunity to participate in jumpstarting local musicians' careers," said Danelle Sarvas, regional marketing specialist, Starbucks New England.
We are extremely proud of this year's programming and thrilled to introduce these artists to an international audience via the world wide web thanks to Goombah," said Kristin Bredimus, director of NEMO and the Starbucks New England Music Makers Competition.
We're very excited to have Goombah as a new channel partner," said David Chun, senior director of product management at Napster.
With targeted up-front recommendations, web radio goes from a trickle to a torrent as Goombah users start off with sets of 100 tracks, based on their entire library, playlist or any defined list, which are drawn from the music libraries of matching members.
Goombah analyzes each user's iTunes collection and listening behavior and connects them to people and music that precisely match their taste.
PORTLAND, Maine, April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Emergent Music, developer of the Goombah music recommendation and social networking community, has expanded its offerings with new applications and new music.
We are adding great music to our library through relationships with distributors like IODA, and launching services like Radio Free Goombah, to serve music lovers who want to find and share music and artists who want to reach their audience and new fans.
Radio Free Goombah, a unique radio offering that allows listeners to download and keep tracks to play anywhere, is available at http://www.
Party Ideas for Singles, Including Music Courtesy of Goombah
Goombah, launched in November 2006, already has more than 6 million tracks in members' collections.
Goombah puts each user in the right starting place for browsing by displaying the top 20 people most like them musically after analyzing each member's entire iTunes collection.
Goombah displays all the artists that members hold in common and allows members to browse each other's entire library.
28 /PRNewswire/ -- Introduced today, Goombah is a free desktop application for music recommendations based on each user's taste and the power of community.
Recommendations are limited only by the array of music in Goombah members' collections, and are not influenced by what is marketed or narrowed by a pre-selection of tracks or artists.