CCM+E Brings EDM 'Evolution' To KIIS HD2
February 8, 2013 at 12:04 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA + ENTERTAINMENT Top 40 KIIS FM/Los Angeles has launched its first HD Electronic Dance Music (EDM) station, Evolution on KIIS HD2. Hosted EDM DJ PETE TONG,.Evolution is an extension of the popular digital station on iHEARTRADIO.
The station’s programming includes "All Gone PETE TONG," an exclusive, two-hour daily show featuring PETE’s Essential New Tune of the Week, as well as the hottest tracks from the global Top 100 chart on Beatport.com, the world’s largest music store and community for DJs.
The rest of the lineup features a rotation of popular and up-and-coming DJs including: DIPLO; WOLFGANG GARTNER; FATBOY SLIM; DIM MAK; YUNG SKEETER; MANUFACTURED SUPERSTARS; PAUL VAN DYK; ROGER SANCHEZ; CONGOROCK; DILLON FRANCIS; DOORLY; EATS EVERYTHING; JAYMO & ANDY GEORGE; THE 2 BEARS; TOM STAAR; HOT SINCE 82; JOHN DHALBACK; JET SET USA; MOGUAI; and NU DISCO.
"Dance music’s impact in LOS ANGELES can be seen through sold-out DJ performances, music downloads and passion for iHEARTRADIO’s new Evolution channel,"CCM+E VP/Programming and KIIS PD JOHN IVEY said. "LOS ANGELES is the perfect fit for Evolution’s programming because of its rich heritage in dance music, and we’re excited to bring a full EDM channel to KIIS HD2. Glow sticks in the air, everybody!"