Exclusive National Broadcast and Promotional Partnership Culminates with a 90-Minute Concert Special, Airing Exclusively on Fuse in September
(New York, NY, May 18, 2004) Fuse, the nation's only viewer-driven, all-music network, jumps in the mosh pit and takes music fans front and center at the VAN' S WARPED TOUR, the longest-running music festival tour in the United States. Fuse kicks off the network's exclusive national media sponsorship of the 10th Anniversary VAN' S WARPED TOUR with Warped Wednesdays – a slate of weekly programming premiering on June 16th.
Every Wednesday all summer long between 11:00 AM and 3:00 PM (EST), Fuse's air will be overtaken by the hottest bands on the tour, hosting hours of their favorite music videos and sharing their Warped road stories. Later in the day, fans can then tune-in to Fuse's live daily studio telecast between 6:00 – 7:00 PM (EST) for a final fix of tour updates, news, exclusive interviews from the road, and much more.
The summer-long Warped Wednesdays will culminate with an exclusive 90-minute 10th Anniversary VANS WARPED TOUR Concert special on Friday, September 24th, at 7:00 p.m.
Fuse, a network of Rainbow Media Holdings LLC, is the nation's only all-music, viewer-influenced television network, featuring music videos, exclusive artist interviews, live concerts and specials — all rooted in the music experience. Fuse reflects the rapidly changing interests and attitudes of its 12-34 year-old audience by uniting the media platforms that are at the center of their communication and entertainment – TV, online, and interactive games – and by incorporating their opinions and suggestions into its on-air and online programming. More information about Fuse is available at www.fuse.tv.