STAGEHOP.COM TO PRODUCE FREE LIVE WEBCAST OF WINTER JAM FEBRUARY 28TH FROM HOUSTON by FrontGate Media on 2015-02-23 10:18:27
Orange County, CA – For the third consecutive year, Texas-based Blue Scout Media will produce and deliver Winter Jam, one of the nation’s largest music tours, to a worldwide audience through the StageHop.com platform. This year’s webcast will air beginning at 5 p.m. CST on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, from the Toyota Center in Houston. Blue Scout Media has joined with FrontGate Media for exclusive partnership opportunities.
“Every year Winter Jam brings together a great collection of today’s top Christian artists, and we’re thrilled to have the show on StageHop again this year,” said Kim Stevens, Blue Scout Media CEO.
Scheduled to perform this year are Skillet, Francesca Battistelli, Jeremy Camp, Building 429, NewSong, for KING & COUNTRY, Family Force 5, Blanca, About A Mile, VERIDIA and evangelist Tony Nolan. Blue Scout Media will provide video production and streaming services for the event.
“This is a great opportunity for Winter Jam to further its purpose of sharing the good news of Christ around the world," said Troy VanLiere, Winter Jam Tour Co-Producer. "We're only able to play about 60 cities per year, so to see a global opportunity where almost anyone can experience Winter Jam wherever they are is extremely exciting."
Sponsoring the webcast is Jesus Film Media, which makes sharing Christ easy by combining an intuitive app (http://app.jesusfilmmedia.org) and Jesus-centric films that captivate audiences no matter what language they speak. The JESUS Film Project’s films are available in more than 1,300 languages, and its flagship movie, JESUS is the most watched movie - ever. Additional webcast sponsors are pending.
The 2014 Winter Jam webcast on StageHop reached more than 30,000 unique viewers from all parts of the United States and 51 countries around the world. The innovative StageHop platform features multi-view streaming which allows viewers at home to select their view of the show, or to watch on the go from the most popular mobile devices and tablets.
Company and ministry brands interested in partnership opportunities with the Winter Jam webcast should contact FrontGate Media. A media kit outlining opportunities is available at FrontGateMedia.com.
About Blue Scout Media:
Texas-based Blue Scout Media (http://www.bluescoutmedia.com) is a video production and streaming company that establishes partnerships within the music industry to provide an online experience that engages fans, builds an artist’s brand, and creates excitement among live music enthusiasts. The StageHop platform, developed by Blue Scout Media, provides high-quality video and audio streaming to bring fans at home the best seat in the house. Artists featured on StageHop include Martina McBride, TobyMac, Luke Bryan, Steven Curtis Chapman, Charlie Daniels Band, Randy Rogers Band, Lecrae, and large music festivals including Winter Jam, Night of Joy, and MusicFest from Steamboat Springs, CO.
About Winter Jam Tour Spectacular:
Created and hosted by GRAMMY®-nominated NewSong, Winter Jam (http://www.jamtour.com) exploded from a single show in 1995 to one of the music industry’s biggest tours today. For four consecutive years, Winter Jam has ranked as Pollstar's #1 tour in the world for the first quarter, based on ticket sales.
About FrontGate Media:
Award-winning FrontGate (http://www.FrontGateMedia.com) is the largest Internet and events group, and marketing service, reaching the faith and family values audience. Serving as “Your Gateway To The Christian Audience,” FrontGate’s Web Network provides reach to more than 10 million people and 5 million email subscribers. The Event Network reaches hundreds of thousands of attendees each year. The firm also provides Faith-based market Strategy Development, Media Buying, Public Relations, and Social Management & Marketing. Founded in 2001, FrontGate received the Best Marketing Website and Best Faith-based Website Awards in the 2014 Internet Advertising Competition, and Standard of Excellence Awards in the Marketing and Faith-based categories in the 2014 WebAwards. The company plays a key role in the success of for-profit and non-profit organizations seeking the faith-based and faith-friendly audiences.