LOS ANGELES, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Pluto TV, the leading free Internet television service in America, today announced it will provide two additional official live-streams from the first Electronic Music Awards, on channel 500 and 501. Pluto TV's live-streams will focus on the event's downtown Los Angeles warehouse venue, showcasing live performances from Moby, Orbital, Autograf, and others. The other live-stream will display that of host Hannah Rad's POV, streaming throughout the event.
The Electronic Music Awards takes place in Downtown Los Angeles on September 21, and aims to recognize the pioneers of the electronic music genre. The event will provide artists with 11 different awards, recognizing leading performers and producers from underground music communities, to renown mainstream names. The Electronic Music Awards is co-produced by Paul Oakenfold and the Hunt & Crest entertainment company, and the voting is conducted by leading advisers and executives within the electronic community. Pluto TV's live-stream of this event demonstrates the company's dedication to providing premium and timely content to viewers.
"We strive to deliver unique, engaging channels for our community of over six million viewers. Enabling our viewers to stay connected even when they can't attend their favorite events in person is particularly fulfilling," said Tom Ryan, CEO of Pluto TV. "With these two exclusive live streams, our viewers have the opportunity to watch incredible performances from the Electronic Music Awards in their living room or on any other device."
Both streams will air on September 21, 2017. Pluto TV's live performances stream and hosted stream will commence at 7:47 p.m. PDT, on channel 500 and 501 respectfully.
About Pluto TV
Pluto TV, the leading free OTT television service in America, carries and programs more than 100 channels in partnership with major TV networks, movie studios, publishers, and digital media companies. It also recently launched its free Video on Demand offering. Millions of viewers tune in each month to watch premium news, TV shows, movies, sports, live events, cartoons, and trending digital series. Download the Pluto TV app free on mobile, web, and living room devices, including Roku, Apple TV, Android TV, Playstation, Xbox, and more.
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About the Electronic Music Awards
Electronic Music Awards show aims to celebrate the leading underground and commercial artists, creatives, executives, and visionaries across 11 awards with Twitter and Pluto TV as official streaming media partners. The night is a nontraditional awards show with a dancing room only; no sitting down, no breaks and no acceptance speeches just nonstop performances featuring 12 artists including Moby, the Detroit Techno originators - Juan Atkins, Delano Smith and Robert Hood's Floorplan - The first US performance from the UK's Orbital in five years and emerging artists Autograf, Goldfish, Illenium, Madeaux, Ramzoid and Saunderson Brothers. It is executive produced by 3-time GRAMMY nominated producer/DJ Paul Oakenfold and dynamic creative entertainment company Hunt & Crest. The EMAs is produced by leading live events production company Live L!ve Media.
SOURCE Pluto TV