KROQ's 21st Annual Weenie Roast Will Air Live Via Webcast
May 17, 2013 at 6:09 PM (PT)
This SATURDAY, MAY 18th, beginning at noon (PT), CBS RADIO Alternative KROQ/LOS ANGELES is hosting the 21st Annual "WEENIE ROAST" at the VERIZON WIRELESS AMPHITHEATER. Tickets to the event (NET NEWS 4/29) featuring THE BLACK KEYS, THIRTY SECONDS TO MARS, OF MONSTERS AND MEN, JIMMY EAT WORLD, SILVERSUN PICKUPS and IMAGINE DRAGONS are SOLD OUT, but music fans worldwide can watch the legendary show live and uncut through a streaming webcast available at KROQ.com, Radio.com and YOUTUBE, as well as the Radio.com app for mobile devices.
In addition to a feed featuring all of the action as it happens, viewers will have exclusive access to a 360° camera, which allows the user to control the camera views for performances on the main stage. Portions of the webcast will be available on-demand, following the live stream. For a full list of bands playing the summer kick-off show, as well as set times, visit www.kroq.com.
“KROQ’S WEENIE ROAST is a flagship summer radio concert and one of the most reputable shows of its kind, reaching a diverse and influential audience,” said EZRA KUCHARZ, President, CBS Local Digital Media. “Each year, KROQ outdoes itself to present this amazing and extensive roster of rock’s hottest established and breaking talent. Having one of these bands would be huge, but having over a dozen of music’s top artists is astounding.
“Furthermore, the value of this highly integrated two stage experience is top-notch, which is why we are thrilled to be able to share this intimate experience with the masses through a variety of outlets and partners.”