CaribPR Wire, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Fri. July 15, 2011: Fans of Reggae Sumfest and reggae music will be able to catch some of their favorite acts later this month without leaving the comfort of their home.
Telegens and CbeanMedia.tv have teamed up to present Reggae Sumfest TV, which will video stream live from the July 21 to 23rd “greatest reggae show on earth” in Montego Bay, Jamaica.
Fans will be able to see live performances from Beres Hammond, Half Pint, Beenie Man, Jah Cure, Mavado, Tanya Stephens, I-Octane, Konshens, Cecile, Kip Rich, Christopher Martin and Tifa among others, as they appear on the Sumfest stage over the three day period by simply logging on to http://www.reggaesumfest.tv/ via computers, mobile smart phones and tablets.
The live shows will be available for a minimal fee of US$14.99 for 3 days or $5.99 for 1 day.
Music fans will also be able to access a free “Behind the Scenes” video streams that will showcase the world of fashion and celebrity lifestyles by focusing on backstage interviews, updates, VIP sightings and make-up preparations.
An “On Demand” version of the stream for all the viewers who missed the Live Stream will be available after the event.
“We’re extremely excited about the partnership that brings this very unique concert experience to the world,” said Eugene Ffolkes, CEO – Telegens. “We are taking advantage of the latest technology solutions to create an experience that viewers will talk about for a very long time!” This is our culture in digitally distribution.”
Sherra Pierre-March, managing partner of Cbeanmedia.tv added: “We are in advanced negotiations with a number of local and international artistes on the show, to ensure that their fans have full access to their performances featured in the live stream. This opportunity is a win/win for the audience, promoter and the artist! Since our technology will support not only the live stream but linkages to artists merchandize and unique behind the scenes – opportunities.”
Reggae Sumfest is the largest and most successful reggae festival in the Caribbean. The festival’s popularity is global as each year it brings together thousands of fans, from all over the world to the beautiful island of Jamaica. With the introduction of the Internet, the popularity and demand for Reggae Sumfest has continue to grow over the years and the brand is now extending and its audience potential by introducing Live Streaming, and an ongoing re-broadcast of the show on New Media Platforms to include – Internet Video Streaming (Pay Per View), Mobile streaming and Social Media. Reggae Sumfest is produced by Summerfest Productions (Jamaica).
Telegens Inc. is a broadband networking solutions company, developing the latest technology to deploy secure networks for broadband wireless communications across Jamaica from the “first leap” to the last mile. It enables content providers to deliver integrated content to all devices seamlessly, including: TV, computers, smart phones and tablets.
Founded in 2000 and restructured in 2007, Telegens provides quad play services and solutions for the export and monetization, of the entertainment and sporting industries Regionally and Globally.
Telegens Inc’s has a vast experience in successfully exporting concerts, sporting events, tv channels , radio stations and secure closed video group conferencing.
The transition of the brand is being managed by CbeanMedia.tv. founded in 2006 and is the first company to provide Caribbean content that is globally accessible via all new media channels (broadband, wireless communication, IPTV and mobile) They are the only company supporting Caribbean Content that sites on a CDN (Content Delivery Network- the ability to provide consistent user experience).
CbeanMedia.tv is partnered with several major Caribbean broadcasters and content providers with a diverse audience that spans the Caribbean, North America, UK and Japan. With a targeted customer base of over 4 million, CbeanMedia.tv serves as a premier media source to the Caribbean, providing channels for news, music , sports, lifestyle and trade via www.cbeanmedia.tv and. CbeanMedia.tv has worked with a number of different brands to create INTERNETBROADCAST BRANDS. CbeanMedia.tv’ s clients include, RJR Communications Group , Air Jamaica Jazz and Blues, V.P. Records, Readers, Digest, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Pulse Entertainment, Sesame Workshop, Caribbean Media Corporation.
Telegens Inc. –
Tel: (876) 968-6414, 968-6326
E-mail: [email protected]
Eugene Ffolkes – CEO
Tel: (876) 968-6414, 968-6326
Tel: (917) 807- 5460
E-mail [email protected]