IROCKE Best of 2013

Best of 2013

Live streaming music took one giant leap for mankind in 2013 To honor the successes of artists, brands, venues, producers, and tech geeks that are making this revolution possible, we present you with IROCKE Best of 2013.

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Spotlight | HARD Red Rocks @ Live Nation 07.31

The second annual HARD Red Rocks returns bringing a massive dance party to Colorado’s famed Red Rocks Amphitheater. This year, Nero and Dillon Francis will co-headline the event along with special guests Rudimental, Destructo, Julio Bashmore, and Samo Sound Boy. You won’t want to miss this night of thumping bass music! It all begins Thursday at 5:15 p.m. PT.

Source: Live Nation on Thursday, July 31, 5:15 p.m. PT

Spotlight | Lollapalooza @ Red Bull TV 08.01

Red Bull TV will host the biggest Lollapalooza live stream to date. The popular three day fest returns to Grant Park and will stream over 65 acts including Kings of Leon, Lorde, Chance The Rapper, Jungle, and more alongside plenty of other artists. Don’t miss one of summer’s hottest music festivals beginning Friday at 12:00 p.m. PT.

Source: Red Bull TV on Friday, August 1 - 3

Spotlight | Dekmantel Festival @ Boiler Room 08.01

Dekmantel Festival we will return to the lush forests and grassy meadows of Amsterdam. With the intimate setting expect forward thinking techno, contemporary house, obscure disco and edgy bass music. The Boiler Room lineup includes 3 days of live action from Motor City Drum Ensemble, Pariah, Surgeon and more.  Tune in from 7am PT on August 1.

Source: Boiler Room on Friday, August 1, 7:00 a.m. PT

Spotlight | Arenal Sound Festival @ Dailymotion 07.31

Arenal Sound Festival hits Burriana, Spain over the course of four days beginning this Thursday.  A sun drenched beach music festival at one of Europe’s finest sites set for an amazing experience with music around the clock. Azealia Banks, Jack Knife, The Noises, Knife Party, and Bastille are set to perform alongside plenty of other artists. The live stream begins this Thursday at 9:45 a.m. PT.

Source: Dailymotion on Thursday, July 31, 9:45 a.m. PT

Spotlight | White Demin @ Austin City Limits TV 08.04

Austin City Limits is pleased to announce a July taping featuring White Denim. From the heart of Austin, this eclectic rock group has continued to expand its sound since forming in 2005, becoming a music festival attraction and touring regularly. While singer James Petralli has previously graced the ACL stage as a guest singer, this will be his band’s debut on ACL. Watch live this Monday at 4:00 p.m. PT.

Source: Austin City Limits on Monday, August 4, 4:00 p.m. PT

Top 10 Most Watched | Tomorrowland, Paleo Festival, Verbier Festival, Global Gathering and more

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Tomorrowland (wk 2) @ Tomorrowland TV

 

paleoPaleo Festival @ ARTE Concerts

 

VERBIER-LOGOVerbier Festival @ medici.tv

 

Global GatheringGlobal Gathering @ BE-AT.TV

 

rsz_phish-danny-clinchjpg-37775b432dd62dcbPhish – Merriweather Post Pavilion @ Live Phish

 

WizKhalifa-1Wiz Khalifa @ Live Nation / Yahoo! Screen

 

Phil LeshPhil Lesh & Friends @ Brooklyn Bowl London / TourGigs

 

ryan adamsRyan Adams @ Newport Folk Festival / NPR Live in Concert

 

panicPanic! At The Disco @ Live Nation / Yahoo! Screen

 

underthesunUnder The Sun Tour @ SureToneLive

Latest News | Disco Biscuits to live stream two-night run from 9:30 Club

The Disco Biscuits mark their return to the famed 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C. for a two-night run of performances as part of their slew of Summer Nights 2014 shows.  If being there in person isn’t in the cards for you, Nugs.TV is providing you with an option to watch from anywhere you can connect to the Internet.

Offered in both standard definition and high definition streams, fans can purchase the SD broadcasts for $9.99 / show or $16.99 for a two-night pass.  For HD, it will run you $14.99 / night or $24.99 for both nights.

Head over to Nugs.TV and scoop your digital tickets to watch Brownie and the boys lay it down in DC.

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Latest News | Lollapalooza live stream features over 65 performances, artist interviews and more

Lollapalooza and Red Bull Media House is set to stream over 65 performances this weekend live from Grant Park in Chicago including OutKast, Arctic Monkeys, Kings Of Leon, Lorde, Krewella, and more.

As we reported earlier this summer, this year’s webcast will be the most ambitious yet as the live stream will be accessible through Red Bull TV on the web at lollapalooza.redbull.tv, as a pre-installed channel on Apple TV, and as a free, downloadable app on Samsung Smart TVs, Amazon Fire TV, Kindle Fire, Xbox 360, Chromecast, and iOS and Android devices.

Check out the complete schedule below, as well as on the IROCKE festival nation channel.

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Latest News | Free Phish webcast of summer tour closer

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When Phish closes out their summer tour on Sunday night in Alpharetta, GA, they will offer a free live webcast of their sold-out performance.

Both standard-definition and high-definition streams will be available via LivePhish.com, with this Sunday’s show beginning at 7:30 p.m. ET. The broadcast will include the normal 10 cameras in HD and fans can tune in on their large screen TVs via HDMI-equipped PCs or Macs and iOS platforms (including iPad, iPhone or Apple TV via AirPlay).

The Vermont 6-piece is known for offering live multi-night streaming bundles that include downloads, merchandise and more.  For those who have wondered what a night on Phish ‘couchtour’ is like, or a Phish concert in general, this will certainly be worth your time.

Latest News | Google acquires Twitch in $1 billion deal, sources say

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As another step into the video streaming industry, Google has signed a $1 billion acquisition of Twitch, a video game live-streaming website as revealed in an announcement from a source close to the company. The deal is one of the latest among tech giants involving live video streaming sites, confirming the industry’s growing importance and influence.

Although both Google and Twitch are silent on details of the acquisition, the source from Google confirmed rumors dating back to May. The addition of Twitch to Google will expand upon their current video division which includes YouTube after a 2006 acquisition.

The San Francisco-based start-up allows users to live-stream their gameplay from PC, PlayStation 4, or Xbox One. The site currently has 50 million monthly users and 1.1 million users who regularly stream their own content, and streams over 13 billion minutes of live footage per month.

As neither Google nor Twitch have released official announcements of the merger, details about whether there will be changes made to Twitch, or the official price of the deal, have not yet been released.

Spotlight | Tomorrowland (wknd 2) @ Tomorrowland TV 07.25

Live from Boom, Belgium for the second weekend in a row, Tomorrowland’s live webcast adventure returns.  Having amassed a record-breaking 16 million viewers in 2013, Tomorrowland TV takes fans from around the globe on a digital journey from stage to stage, serving up sets by Armin van Buuren, Martin Garrix, Steve Aoki, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Yves V and many more beginning Friday at 10am PT.

Source: Tomorrowland TV on Friday, July 25, 10:00 a.m. PT

Spotlight | Ryan Adams @ Newport Folk Festival 07.25

ryan adamsRyan Adams recently embarked on a tour in line with his self-titled 14th studio album set for a September release.  As part of said tour, the former Whiskeytown singer will perform at the 2014 Newport Folk Festival on Friday, July 25 in Newport, R.I.  Adams will showcase some of his new songs — and many others from his deep and glorious repertoire — in a live webcast performance at 3pm PT.

Source: Newport Folk Festival on Friday, July 25, 3:00 p.m. PT