WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LiveXLive Media, Inc. (LIVX) ("LiveXLive"), a global digital media company focused on live entertainment, announced the launch of its LiveXLive App for select Samsung Smart TVs, significantly expanding its consumer reach.
The new app, which is compatible with the Samsung Smart Hub User Interface, will soon integrate select features of Bixby, Samsung's voice powered digital assistant. As a global streaming service, the LiveXLive app will be available throughout a majority of the countries where Samsung Smart TVs are sold.
"Samsung and LiveXLive are extending the 'best seat in the house' to music fans around the world who own Samsung Smart TVs," said Robert Ellin, Chairman and CEO of LiveXLive. "Joining Samsung's revolutionary Smart TV platform enables us to broaden our reach and allows our fans to experience our fully-immersive, video-viewing live music events from the comfort of their own living rooms or home theaters."
The new app offers live music fans access to the world's leading music festivals and events with multi-day and multi-stage coverage, unique concerts, intimate performances and premium programming. LiveXLive also creates a social music experience for music-lovers around the world to connect with one another through chat, contests and more. LiveXLive is also available to fans via the LiveXLive website, mobile web, iOS and Android operating systems.
This fiscal year, LiveXLive plans to stream more than 27 music festivals and concerts across the globe with over 350 hours of live content as well as unique original programming. The company continues to expand its offering, streaming award show content, concerts and other events. Visit livexlive.com for details.
About LiveXLive Media, Inc.
LiveXLive Media, Inc. (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.
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