LiveXLive Kicks Off The 2019 Festival Season With Livestream Of EDC Mexico, The Country’s Largest Music Festival
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — LiveXLive Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVX) (“LiveXLive”), a global digital media company focused on live entertainment, today announced that it will livestream EDC Mexico. A continuance of the partnership between LiveXLive and Insomniac Events, and the seventh joint streaming event, EDC Mexico takes place on February 23 and February 24, 2019 at Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez in Mexico City. In addition to livestreaming select performances, LiveXLive’s LiveZone, a hosted on-site live newsroom and broadcast studio, will provide music news, commentary, festival updates, artist interviews and backstage exclusives.
Now in its sixth year, EDC Mexico boasts a diverse lineup featuring more than 120 of the biggest names in dance music, as well as emerging artists from the Latin American electronic dance music scene. The largest music festival in Mexico, this year’s lineup features performances from global giants such as Skrillex, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Kygo, RL Grime, and Gryffin, among others, as well as local acts Flor Capistran, Jessica Audiffred, Los Dutis, Mariana BO, and Nortec Collective.
“Our partnership with Insomniac Events has enabled us to bring music fans around the world the best seats in the house for the most essential EDM festivals,” said Robert Ellin, Chairman and CEO of LiveXLive. “LiveZone’s Game Day-style coverage adds a new dimension to the experience.”
The EDC Mexico livestream can be accessed in all countries except Mexico at https://www.livexlive.com/live-events/festival/edc-mexico through LiveXLive’s mobile and OTT apps for iOS, Android, Roku, Amazon Fire TV and Apple TV. The stream will also appear on LiveXLive’s Facebook page and Twitch channel, with an audio stream available on Slacker. The start time and livestream lineup will be announced on www.livexlive.com and LiveXLive’s social handles and apps prior to the event. EDM fans in Mexico will also be able to stream the festival, with more information to come.
LiveXLive plans to stream more than 27 music festivals, concerts and other live music events across the globe featuring over 350 hours of live content during its 2019 fiscal year. The company continues to expand its offering, with original series programming, single artist concerts, “LiveXLive Presents,” and award show content.
About LiveXLive Media, Inc.
LiveXLive Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVX) (the “Company”) is a global digital media company focused on live entertainment. The Company operates LiveXLive, one of the industry’s leading live music video streaming platforms; and Slacker Radio, a streaming music pioneer; and also produces original music-related content. LiveXLive is the first ‘live social music network’, delivering premium livestreams, digital audio and on-demand music experiences from the world’s top music festivals and concerts, including Rock in Rio, EDC Las Vegas, Hangout Music Festival, and many more. LiveXLive also gives audiences access to premium original content, artist exclusives and industry interviews. Through its owned and operated Internet radio service, Slacker Radio (www.slacker.com), LiveXLive delivers its users access to millions of songs and hundreds of expert-curated stations. The Company also operates a social influencer network, LiveXLive Influencers. The Company is headquartered in West Hollywood, CA. For more information, visit us at www.livexlive.com and follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter at @livexlive.
Insomniac produces some of the most innovative, immersive music festivals and events in the world. Enhanced by state-of-the-art lighting, pyrotechnics and sound design, large-scale art installations, theatrical performers and next-generation special effects, these events captivate the senses and inspire a unique level of fan interaction. The quality of the experience is the company’s top priority.
Throughout its 25-year history, Insomniac has produced more than 2,000 festivals, concerts and club nights for nearly 5 million attendees across the globe. Insomniac’s events are held across the globe. The company’s premier annual event, Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas, is the largest multi-day music festival in North America and attracts more than 400,000 fans over three days.
The company was founded by Pasquale Rotella and has been based in Los Angeles since it was formed in 1993. In 2013, Insomniac entered into a partnership with global entertainment company Live Nation.
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