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Comcast to Make Sean Combs' New Music Channel, Revolt TV, Available in California on November 20th
Friday, November 15, 2013
Comcast to Make Sean Combs' New Music Channel, Revolt TV, Available in California on November 20th11:00 EST Friday, November 15, 2013
The New #1 Name in Music Will Appear on Channel 138
LIVERMORE, Calif., Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast today announced that it will launch Sean "Diddy" Combs' new music-oriented cable network Revolt TV (REVOLT) on the majority of its cable systems throughout Northern and Central California on November 20, 2013. REVOLT will appear on Channel 138 on Comcast California's systems*. (*Not available in Tower Park, Coalinga, Huron, Le Grand, Planada, Santa Nella, San Andreas and Williams (WAM), Fort Bragg, Mendocino and Willits).
REVOLT is a new music-oriented cable television channel from Sean "Diddy" Combs that debuted in October 2013. The station intends to deliver music videos, live performances, news and interviews. Combs describes the network as, "the first channel created entirely from the ground up in this new era of social media." REVOLT is to be influenced by the dynamic interests of social networking websites and will amplify the influence of music on art, culture and society, representing news that matters most to the millennial generation."
"Comcast is excited to deliver programming that blends innovation, culture, and art. With REVOLT, Sean Combs has done exactly that," said Elaine Barden, Regional Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Comcast California. "REVOLT leverages the power of social media to bring viewers dynamic and relevant music, interviews, and news. We are proud that Comcast is the primary carrier in Northern and Central California for REVOLT and we look forward to the success of this emerging channel in this region."
About REVOLT MEDIA & TVREVOLT, www.revolt.tv, is the new #1 name in music. Launched in October 2013 in major cities including New York, Los Angeles and Chicago on Comcast and Time Warner Cable, the multi-platform network will amplify the influence of music on art, culture and society, representing news that matters most to the millennial generation.
Presented by multifaceted, entertainment powerhouse Sean "Diddy" Combs, REVOLT is led by an executive team of award-winning, media veterans that include Keith Clinkscales (ESPN, VIBE Magazine), Andy Schuon (Ticketmaster, Warner Brothers, MTV) as well as Val Boreland (Comedy Central, Lifetime Television).
About Comcast Cable:Comcast Cable is the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also provides these services to businesses. Comcast has invested in technology to build an advanced network that delivers among the fastest broadband speeds, and brings customers personalized video, communications and home management offerings. Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media and technology company. Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for more information.
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