NEP Trio Video, Corplex, and Screenworks Facilities On-site for Hangout Music Festival Live Stream
Viacom networks MTV, VH1 and CMT are teaming up with Hangout Music Festival, a three-day concert series in Gulf Shores, Ala., for multi-platform news coverage that will air across the three flagship networks as well as MTV2, MTV Hits, MTV Jams, VH1 Classic, CMT Pure and Palladia. Additionally, MTV will live-stream the festival all weekend at http://hangout.mtv.com.
NEP’s Trio Video, Corplex, and Screenworks are on site along with producers Blink TV/UK supplying trucks, crews and technical support/design to the MTV family of networks for the live coverage.
This year’s headliners include Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Stevie Wonder, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Imagine Dragons and Kendrick Lamar. The hub will feature dedicated hosts Vinny Guadagnino, Dillon Francis, Chrissy Teigen, Katherine Webb and iJustine interviewing artists and fans throughout the festival.
Hangout coverage will continue through early next week, with segments on MTV’s “AMTV” and EDM show “Clubland.”
The four-year-old Hangout Music Fest debuted May 14, 2010, and featured performances from Trey Anastasio, The Zac Brown Band, John Legend, the Roots and others. The third Hangout in 2012 completely sold out its 35,000 capacity, with this year’s also a sell-out as of earlier this week.