New York -- With initial attendance projected at 500 guests, the inaugural REVOLT Music Conference announced today the decision to expand capacity to 800 due to overwhelming demand. The conference, which is taking place Thursday, October 16th through Sunday, October 19th at Fontainebleau Miami Beach Hotel in Miami Beach, FL, is being sponsored by Honda Stage, PepsiCo and Beats by Dr. Dre.
In addition to live music and performances by Jhene Aiko, G-Eazy, DJ Cassidy, DJ VICE and DJ Funk Flex, REVOLT Music Conference will feature ten full conference panels and countless networking opportunities designed to address key industry topics and discuss the ever-changing world of music and media. Beats Electronics co-founder and CEO Jimmy Iovine will be the keynote speaker at the RMC Gala taking place on Saturday, October 18, 2014. This will be Iovine’s first public statement about the future of the music business since joining forces with Apple.
The Conference will combine education and entertainment over the course of two and a half days for 500 industry executives and students, as well as a remote audience through REVOLT’s new iOS and iPhone app. All Access passes will be on sale now through today at 7pm ET at which time the price will increase from $899 to $1099. Get your pass today before they are sold out: http://revoltmusicconference.com/
ABOUT REVOLT MEDIA & TV
REVOLT is the new #1 name in music. Focused on expertly curating the best of the best in music and engaging youth in social conversation, the multi-genre, multi-platform network offers breaking music news, videos, artist interviews, exclusive performances, and original programming. Attracting over 50 million young adults through television, digital properties, social and mobile, REVOLT is accessible 24/7 – anytime, anywhere, any screen. Launched in broadcast on October 2013, REVOLT is available on Time Warner Cable, Comcast, Verizon FiOS, CenturyLink and Suddenlink in 46 of the top 50 U.S. markets including New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Dallas, Miami, Boston, Atlanta, and DC.
Kai D. Wright (REVOLT)
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