RealTime IT News Partners with RealNetworks

Global Music Network announced Friday that it has become one of the charter members of RealNetworks " Connection" program. provides free live webcasts, video interviews, lectures, recitals, and the newly added discussion forums, all on-demand. GMN's Shop enables viewers to preview entire tracks and complete performances of featured titles.

Under the ' Connection' service, RealNetworks will enable to program featured headlines on the Guide site. These headlines will link to regularly updated streaming media content, as well as to a web page within the Guide designated exclusively for

"We are pleased to be a charter content provider, offering users free, on-demand webcasts from the finest artists in jazz, opera and classical music, from venues and festivals worldwide," Mike Lubin, chief executive officer.