REVOLT TAKES OVER OCTOBER WITH VERIZON FiOS, SUDDENLINK AND
Network to Host Inaugural Music Conference in Miami Oct 16-19 and
Launch on Verizon FiOS in late October
Chairman and Founder Sean “Diddy” Combs Discuss on Access Hollywood LIVE (October 1)
REVOLT TV is taking over the month of October! Kicking off the network’s celebration of theirone-year anniversary, chairman and founder Sean “Diddy” Combs sat down with Access Hollywood Live to discuss adding Verizon FiOS to the line-up of cable carriers and the inaugural REVOLT Music Conference kicking off at Fontainebleau Miami Beach from October 16th – October 19th.
In a statement released October 1, Sean Combs revealed that starting late October, FiOS customers would have access to the music network. For millions of viewers who are passionate about music, REVOLT will now finally be available in 46 of the 50 top U.S. markets on Time Warner Cable, Comcast, Century, Suddenlink and Verizon FiOS. REVOLT will be available on channel 726.
REVOLT’s growth continues ahead of the network’s one-year anniversary, with Suddenlink joining Verizon FiOS as REVOLT’s second distribution announcement in September 2014. As of October 1st, REVOLT will be carried on Suddenlink’s highest-penetrated digital tier, airing in markets that include: Los Angeles, Dallas, Houston, Phoenix, Cleveland, Sacramento, Pittsburgh, Raleigh and Nashville.
Both Verizon FiOS and Suddenlink deals mark huge successes in REVOLT TV’s inaugural year, which has seen the opening of a state-of-the-art studio in Los Angeles, major advertising deals, and the REVOLT Music Conference, solidifying the Millennial network’s strategy of being the center of the music industry and the #1 new name in music.
Discussing the music conference, Combs mentions the importance of music, media and digital converging. Slated to offer the music industry a look into the future, confirmed speakers will represent iHeartMedia, Shazam, Spotify, Beats by Dre, Pandora, Grey Advertising, VEVO, SoundCloud, Sirius XM, Wall Street Journal, Complex, The Fader, and more. Confirmed talent includes Jhene Aiko and G-Eazy, among others to be announced.
Catch REVOLT’s chairman on Access Hollywood tonight (Wednesday, October 1) on NBC affiliates with more details about what REVOLT has planned as it rounds out year one on-air.
READ STATEMENT ABOUT VERIZON FIOS ACCESS HERE: http://bit.ly/1rv9UcW.
PREVIEW DIDDY’S CHAT WITH ACCESS HOLLYWOOD LIVE HERE: http://ahwd.tv/vTq3NW.
Visit www.revolt.tv to confirm local channel listings and times. Check out www.revoltmusicconference.com for more details on the conference. And visit http://revolt.tv/mobile-app for easy access to the REVOLT on iOS and Android devices. Follow @revolttv in social media for continued artist interviews, music news, and programming updates.
ABOUT REVOLT MEDIA & TV
REVOLT is the new #1 name in music. Focused on expertly curating the best of the best in music and engaging youth in social conversation, the multi-genre, multi-platform network offers breaking music news, videos, artist interviews, exclusive performances, and original programming. Attracting over 50 million young adults through television, digital properties, social and mobile, REVOLT is accessible 24/7 – anytime, anywhere, any screen. Launched in broadcast in October 2013, REVOLT is available on Time Warner Cable, Comcast and Century Link in over 40 of the top 50 U.S. markets including New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Miami, Boston, Atlanta, and DC.