via press release:
“LIVE ON LETTERMAN,” PRESENTED BY AT&T, CONTINUES WITH BRAD PAISLEY, BON JOVI AND RASCAL FLATTS IN NOVEMBER
Multiplatform Concert Webcast Series Brings Headliners to the Ed Sullivan Theater for an Intimate Live Show
Performances Available Through CBS Properties and the VEVO Platform, Including Live Streaming on VEVO’s Mobile App
CBS Interactive Music Group’s flagship music webcast series, LIVE ON LETTERMAN, presented by AT&T, continues hosting the biggest names in music throughout the month of November. Featured acts will include Grammy winning, multi-talented country sensation Brad Paisley on Wednesday, Nov. 3 (8:00 PM, ET/5:00 PM, PT), acclaimed Jersey rockers Bon Jovi on Tuesday, Nov. 9 (8:00 PM, ET/5:00 PM, PT), and best-selling country act Rascal Flatts on Monday, Nov. 15 (8:00 PM, ET/5:00 PM, PT).
LIVE ON LETTERMAN, the celebrated music program broadcast live from the famed Ed Sullivan Theater, home of the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN, engages with fans and audiences nationwide streaming live online and on-demand athttp://www.cbs.com/late_night/liveonletterman/. The artists’ webcasts will follow the taping of their performances on the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN, which will be broadcast later the same evening from 11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT, on the CBS Television Network.
CBS supports the webcast across the Company’s multiple assets, including:
- Live and on-demand concert streaming on the LATE SHOW website
- Broadcasts on select CBS RADIO stations throughout the country
- Live and on-demand availability through CBS Television Station websites, TV.com,
ETonline.com and theinsider.com
- Promotion on Last.fm and mp3.com
Additional live and on-demand access to the concert is available through CBS Interactive Music Group’s distribution partner VEVO, which includes VEVO.com, VEVO on YouTube and VEVO’s mobile app on iPhone and iPod touch. LIVE ON LETTERMAN is the first series to be streamed live on the VEVO app. Launched in August, VEVO’s free App is the leading provider of high quality music videos and original music programming within the iTunes App Store. Named “App of the Week” by the iTunes store during its first week of release, the App has been installed over three million times since launch and has delivered over 21 million video views to date. VEVO will expand to other mobile platforms, including Android and iPad, in the coming months.
For more information on the series, or to watch previous webcasts from artists such as Tim McGraw, John Mayer, Mary J. Blige, MGMT, Sheryl Crow, Katy Perry, Gorillaz and My Morning Jacket, please visit the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN website.
Country music superstar Brad Paisley is a consummate singer, songwriter, guitarist and entertainer who has earned three GRAMMY® Awards, 13 Academy of Country Music Awards and 13 Country Music Association Awards. Paisley has released eight critically-acclaimed studio albums and has 17 #1 hits – the last 13 consecutive. His last album, American Saturday Night, was ranked as TIME magazine’s 2009 #1 album of the year in any genre of music. His next album, Hits Alive, which will be released Tuesday, Nov. 2, will include original studio tracks as well as live performances from his concerts.
For almost three decades, Bon Jovi – led by lead singer Jon Bon Jovi, guitarist Richie Sambora, keyboardist David Bryan, and drummer Tico Torres – have earned their reputation on the road as ambassadors of American rock ‘n’ roll, performing for more than 34 million fans around the globe. On Tuesday, Nov. 9, the band will release Bon Jovi Greatest Hits, a standard single disc featuring 16 of the band’s classic smash hits and two new tracks, “No Apologies” and “What Do You Got?” Also available will be Bon Jovi Greatest Hits – The Ultimate Collection, a 2-CD deluxe 28-song package featuring fan favorites, alongside two more new songs, “This Is Love, This Is Life” and “The More Things Change.”
Rascal Flatts – Gary LeVox, Jay DeMarcus and Joe Don Rooney – have had 11 #1 singles since the launch of their career and have more titles in Billboard’s Top 100 Songs of the Decade than any other group in the country format. In the last 10 years, the band has sold more than 20 million albums and 25 million digital downloads, while all six of their studio albums have made Billboard’s Top 100 Country Albums of the Decade listing. The band will release a new album, Nothing Like This, with Big Machine Records on Tuesday, Nov. 16. Next year, Rascal Flatts will receive a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
About CBS Interactive Music Group
The CBS Interactive Music Group is comprised of a diverse collection of leading consumer music brands readily accessible across a variety of broadband, mobile and digital platforms by a worldwide audience of more than 45 million unique monthly users. Home to such properties asRadio.com, Last.fm, and mp3.com, the CBS Interactive Music Group provides unmatched access for music fans to interact with material from the biggest names in the industry, as well as discover new and breaking artists and share their personal taste in music with friends and other like-minded fans.
In addition, the CBS Interactive Music Group powers both AOL Radio and Yahoo! Music Radio bringing a total of more than 600 mainstream and specialty stations to the masses. The division also has established content partnerships with VEVO, the web’s leading premium music video and entertainment service, and Xbox Live, the popular gaming platform. For more information please visithttp://www.cbsimg.com.