06/30/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 06/30/2020 15:03
PHILADELPHIA, PA - June 30, 2020 - RADIO.COM, a leading digital audio and content platform, will celebrate Independence Day with two exclusive music events on July 3 and 4 to remind everyone to register to vote, in partnership with When We All Vote. The organization is on a mission to increase participation in every election and close the race and age voting gap by changing the culture around voting, harnessing grassroots energy, and through strategic partnerships to reach every American. Both events will be streamed live nationwide on-air on select RADIO.COM stations and on the RADIO.COM app and website. RADIO.COM is the exclusive digital home for all Entercom content across its portfolio of over 230 stations.
To kick off the celebration, 'Party In Place' will air on July 3 at 10:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. PT across all RADIO.COM alternative stations nationwide. The three-hour event will feature exclusive sets from deadmau5, Disclosure, Major Lazer, ODESZA, RÜFÜS DU SOL and Toro y Moi, as well as a world premiere and unreleased music from Flume and Rezz, with a special career-spanning mix from Porter Robinson, all performing virtually from their home studios.
The following day, 'Summer Bash,' will feature performances by Marshmello, Black Eyed Peas, Dillon Francis, Diplo, Kygo, Lil Jon, and Steve Aoki. 'Summer Bash' will air at 10:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. PT on July 4 on all RADIO.COM top 40 stations across the country.
'We're looking forward to virtually coming together to enjoy incredible performances that will bring the festival experience right to listeners' homes,' said Michael Martin, Senior Vice President of Programming and Music Initiatives, Entercom. 'We're especially proud to celebrate Independence Day by supporting When We All Vote's important mission to increase voter participation, one of the most patriotic acts we can do for our country.'
'We All Vote is on a mission to change the culture around voting and we are committed to closing the age and race gap of those who show up at the ballot box, increasing participation in each and every election. Millions of voters are looking for information on how to participate this year,' said Crystal Carson, Director of Communications and Media Partnerships, When We All Vote. 'We are thrilled to partner with Entercom to share voter resources and registration and fun with listeners this holiday weekend.'
To tune in to 'Party in Place' and 'Summer Bash' visit RADIO.COM/live. Listeners can join the conversation using the hashtags #PartyInPlace and #SummerBash.
Starting today and continuing throughout the broadcasts, listeners are encouraged to register to vote by visiting https://www.whenweallvote.org/partyinplace/ or https://www.whenweallvote.org/summerbash/. Listeners can also donate to When We All Vote by texting DONATE to 56005.
When We All Vote is a non-profit, nonpartisan organization that is on a mission to increase participation in every election and close the race and age voting gap by changing the culture around voting, harnessing grassroots energy, and through strategic partnerships to reach every American. Launched in 2018 by co-chairs Michelle Obama, Tom Hanks, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Janelle Monae, Chris Paul, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw, When We All Vote is changing the culture around voting using a data-driven and multifaceted approach to increase participation in elections.
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