LATV Exclusive: Morrissey Santa Barbara Concert And Hollywood Palladium Special Debuts On Bilingual Multicast Network

Rock Legend Grants Rare Interview to La Ley's Beto Cuevas on LATV



Dec 04, 2007, 00:00 ET from LATV

    LOS ANGELES, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- LATV Networks, the nation's first
 bilingual music/entertainment network distributed via digital multicast,
 announced today that international alternative rock star Morrissey's
 September 29 performance at the Santa Barbara Bowl, Santa Barbara, CA, and
 his October 11 performance at the Hollywood Palladium, will air exclusively
 on LATV. The concert will be featured on LATV en Concierto tomorrow
 Wednesday, December 5 at 9:00 p.m. PT. The English international star's
 playlist will include hits that have made him famous as well as songs from
 his new album, "Ringleader of the Tormentors." Additionally, LATV will air
 a rare and exclusive interview with the elusive Morrissey by La Ley's Beto
 Cuevas.
 
     (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071204/LATU065 )
 
     "Morrissey is one of the most unique artists of our time. He is an
 amazing storyteller as well as musician, truly resonating with our
 audience. His Latino fan base is enormous and their connection to him is
 intensely loyal," said Danny Crowe, president, LATV. "We are thrilled to
 exclusively showcase this rock icon for our national audience on LATV en
 Concierto."
 
     Beto Cuevas, the lead vocalist of the Chilean rock group La Ley, will
 conduct the exclusive Morrissey interview. Filmed onsite at the Santa
 Barbara Bowl, Morrissey expresses his views on why his signature brand of
 rock resonates with U.S. Hispanics, his position on animal rights and
 vegetarianism as well as politics in the U.S.
 
     Shot in documentary style, the special includes soundbites from his
 fans and his band members explaining the Latino fascination with Morrissey
 and his music. The Morrissey concert took place on September 29 at the
 Santa Barbara Bowl and the October 11 performance at the Hollywood
 Palladium. The latter was one in a series of concerts he gave at the venue.
 The special LATV en Concierto will include Morrissey classics as well as
 premiering the unreleased track, "All You Need Is Me."
 
     About LATV:
 
     Headquartered in Los Angeles, LATV is the nation's first bilingual
 music/entertainment network distributed via digital multicast. A pioneer in
 bicultural youth broadcasting, LATV has been on the air in the Los Angeles
 market since 2001 and launched nationally on April 23, 2007. Post-Newsweek
 Stations, Inc. is an investor in the national network and has a minority
 ownership interest in the Company as well as a seat on its Board of
 Directors. Targeting the 12- to 34-year-old Latino, LATV's programming
 bouquet offers a range of content that includes multi-genre music,
 lifestyle and entertainment. The network is ad-supported and offers an
 array of programming that is original, exclusive and live featuring top
 performers in the Latin music world. For more information, visit LATV
 online at http://www.latv.com or http://www.myspace.com/latv.
 
 
For more information about LATV, please contact: Maite Saralegui maite_saralegui@yahoo.com 323.650.2236

SOURCE LATV
    LOS ANGELES, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- LATV Networks, the nation's first
 bilingual music/entertainment network distributed via digital multicast,
 announced today that international alternative rock star Morrissey's
 September 29 performance at the Santa Barbara Bowl, Santa Barbara, CA, and
 his October 11 performance at the Hollywood Palladium, will air exclusively
 on LATV. The concert will be featured on LATV en Concierto tomorrow
 Wednesday, December 5 at 9:00 p.m. PT. The English international star's
 playlist will include hits that have made him famous as well as songs from
 his new album, "Ringleader of the Tormentors." Additionally, LATV will air
 a rare and exclusive interview with the elusive Morrissey by La Ley's Beto
 Cuevas.
 
     (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071204/LATU065 )
 
     "Morrissey is one of the most unique artists of our time. He is an
 amazing storyteller as well as musician, truly resonating with our
 audience. His Latino fan base is enormous and their connection to him is
 intensely loyal," said Danny Crowe, president, LATV. "We are thrilled to
 exclusively showcase this rock icon for our national audience on LATV en
 Concierto."
 
     Beto Cuevas, the lead vocalist of the Chilean rock group La Ley, will
 conduct the exclusive Morrissey interview. Filmed onsite at the Santa
 Barbara Bowl, Morrissey expresses his views on why his signature brand of
 rock resonates with U.S. Hispanics, his position on animal rights and
 vegetarianism as well as politics in the U.S.
 
     Shot in documentary style, the special includes soundbites from his
 fans and his band members explaining the Latino fascination with Morrissey
 and his music. The Morrissey concert took place on September 29 at the
 Santa Barbara Bowl and the October 11 performance at the Hollywood
 Palladium. The latter was one in a series of concerts he gave at the venue.
 The special LATV en Concierto will include Morrissey classics as well as
 premiering the unreleased track, "All You Need Is Me."
 
     About LATV:
 
     Headquartered in Los Angeles, LATV is the nation's first bilingual
 music/entertainment network distributed via digital multicast. A pioneer in
 bicultural youth broadcasting, LATV has been on the air in the Los Angeles
 market since 2001 and launched nationally on April 23, 2007. Post-Newsweek
 Stations, Inc. is an investor in the national network and has a minority
 ownership interest in the Company as well as a seat on its Board of
 Directors. Targeting the 12- to 34-year-old Latino, LATV's programming
 bouquet offers a range of content that includes multi-genre music,
 lifestyle and entertainment. The network is ad-supported and offers an
 array of programming that is original, exclusive and live featuring top
 performers in the Latin music world. For more information, visit LATV
 online at http://www.latv.com or http://www.myspace.com/latv.
 
 
For more information about LATV, please contact: Maite Saralegui maite_saralegui@yahoo.com 323.650.2236 SOURCE LATV