After a three year-hiatus, Maroon 5 finally returns to the music scene with their highly anticipated album entitled Hands All Over. The multi-platinum, Grammy award-winning band’s third studio album delivers a perfect marriage between Adam Levine’s soulful crooning and a polished fusion of rock, pop, funk, and R&B melodies. To celebrate the new release, the band will be hosting a live chat and performance from the Facebook Headquarters on September 30 at 7PM PT/10PM ET. Come ask your questions and don’t miss a beat at http://livestream.com/maroon5.
The Canadian Coffee & Tea Show returns to Toronto, Ontario. Join us for this two-day comprehensive trade show that will highlight the latest in coffee and tea trends and feature the latest equipment, services and products from leading regional, national and global suppliers. The show also offers a broadcast of the barista championships as Canadian coffee makers from across the nation compete for the title. Whether you are eager to learn about burning issues, emerging market trends, sales and marketing tools or business solutions, the place to be is http://livestream.com/2010canadianbaristachampionships.
Watch Hey Monday perform all of their latest album ‘Beneath It All’ live from Red Bull Space! The band will perform their new release in its entirety live in New York City, which will be streamed live on Red Bull USA’s Livestream channel. Host Allison Hagendorf of Fuse TV will be selecting questions from fans via Facebook which she will present to the band. Don’t miss the first live performance of all of the new songs right here at http://livestream.com/redbullspace.
Nine West is partnering with the CFDA, Modelinia and more to raise funds and awareness for Fashion Targets Breast Cancer this New York Fashion Week. Nine West Runway Relief has asked top models, including Coco Rocha, to wear the limited edition Nine West Runway Relief boot, uniquely equipped with a pedometer that will track how many steps each model takes during NYFW. Each step will mean a $10 donation to Fashion Targets Breast Cancer. To kick off the program, fans will join famed fashion photographer Nigel Barker as he photographs the participating models in NYC. We invite you to tune in live from home at http://livestream.com/ninewestrunwayrelief.
Fresh off their European tour, Aussie band The Temper Trap performs live from the Facebook office in San Francisco on June 7! After selling out shows across Europe, The Temper Trap is venturing stateside where they’re set to play in an array of hotly anticipated dates including the Sasquatch and Bonnaroo festivals. Noted for their atmospheric sound with grand guitars set to pulsating rhythms, this is the fan’s chance to catch the band performing live before they leave for the tour. Ask your questions & get up close and personal live at http://livestream.com/thetempertrap !
Mashable and CNN are proud to present their first joint one-day conference in New York City. The event will be unlike any other conference you’ve ever attended, eliminating panels and instead presenting a jam-packed day full of exciting announcements, incredible presentations, powerful interviews and a great deal of surprises. The Mashable Media Summit features the intersection of social and digital media and lifestyle themes. Join Mashable during Internet Week New York for a first of its kind conference at http://livestream.com/mashable.
Internet Week is a week-long festival of events celebrating New York’s thriving internet industry and community. Presented by Motorola and starting June 7, you’ll be able to watch live as Internet Week invites all interested companies and organizations to participate. Like the Web itself, Internet Week is open: anyone can throw events citywide. Events include the Microsoft Expression Studio 4 launch, workshops on user experience sells and social media, a World Cup Kickoff party & tweetup and more. Experience open access live at http://livestream.com/internetweekny.
Time is winding down as Lady Antebellum is set to perform in front of a sold-out crowd for the Nashville Flood Relief efforts. This intimate concert marks the first time on Livestream that fans are joining together to donate via a Pay-Per-View concert for charity. Your minimum donation of $5 goes to help the the families affected by this disaster and gets you access to this amazing show. Join the thousands of fans already there for a good time and a great cause at http://livestream.com/ladyfornashville.
Livestream will host a benefit concert for Nashville Flood Relief with Country Music Award winners Lady Antebellum on Thursday June 10 at 9:15am CT / 10:15am ET. This marks the first time on Livestream that fans will have access to a Pay-Per-View concert for charity, this time for Nashville flood recovery efforts. This intimate concert will be available for a minimum $5 donation. The show will also be available on http://www.ladyantebellum.com and Facebook. You can watch this live benefit concert by visiting Livestream to buy your tickets now.
This Friday, the John Butler Trio are playing one of the biggest shows of their career at the prestigious Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Colorado. With sold out performances over the past two years across the globe John Butler Trio have reaffirmed their show’s status as one of the premier live concert events. Butler says,”Our first headline at Red Rocks…is gonna be sublime and for us is a total dream come true.” Don’t miss this chance to see the JBT live in the most incredible venue in the world at http://livestream.com/johnbutlertrio.
An unprecedented annual tribute to imagination, ingenuity and inventiveness, the World Science Festival will be taking place all throughout New York City. The festival brings together preeminent figures in science, policy, industry, and the arts for a series of live events that engage and inspire the public. The 2010 Festival takes place in the streets, museums, and theaters of NYC on June 2-6, and features brilliant and creative minds such as Stephen Hawking, Yo-Yo Ma, Chuck Close, and many others. The power of knowledge and a wealth of knowledge is truly right underneath your fingertips. Watch it all live at http://livestream.com/worldsciencefestival.
As one of the world’s premier software systems, IBM’S Innovate 2010 conference will help expand and deepen skills necessary for innovation. With over 350+ sessions across 18 technical tracks, join the brilliant minds at a smarter conference for a smarter planet. Discussions will focus on IT, systems, security, business opportunities, and much more. Listen and learn from industry leaders and forefront thinkers at http://livestream.com/ibmrational.
This Monday, May 24, fans of cosmopolitan cult classic Sex and The City will have two ways to watch the red carpet event for the highly anticipated big screen sequel, live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
Viewers can watch the official stream from Warner Bros. to catch all the red carpet fashion, see all their favorite stars arriving, and be a part of it all as they watch the event unfold.
In addition, Livestream partner AP Live will be interviewing all the celebrities on the carpet! Get to know all the details about the making of the bombshell blockbuster and find out who the ladies are wearing to the star-studded premiere and so much more.
So strap on your Manolos and get dressed to the nines! Tune in Monday night at 3pm PT / 6pm ET to get “Carried” away all over again!
Livestream partners Hanson were the special guest at Saturday night’s Tulsa, OK stop on Conan O’Brien‘s “The Legally Prohibited from Being Funny on Television Tour.” The band played a few of their hits on stage and enjoyed the rest of Conan’s show so much they decided to chat with him backstage post-show. The chat appeared on Hanson’s channel which can be found at http://livestream.com/hansonmusic and http://www.hanson.net/alive. It was also featured on the official Conan tour blog at http://www.teamcoco.com/live. You can watch a replay of this hilarious chat right now below. Livestream is definitely on Team Coco!
Fresh from performing for the troops and coming to you live from the Livestream studio is rock band Saving Abel. Lead singer Jared Weeks is joined by Jason Null on lead guitar, Scott Bartlett on rhythm guitar, Eric Taylor on bass guitar and Blake Dixon on drums. Their softmore effort, “Miss America”, will be released June 8. The band will perform the title track along with the hit single “Stupid Girl (Only In Hollywood)” and answer fan questions live. Watch the live webcast to see if they answer your question at http://livestream.com/savingabel.
They’ve opened for bands such as Hot Chip and Mates of State, but now Pennsylvania rock band Free Energy will perform solo at a special one-off concert, showcasing their distinct melody and classic flare on Livestream. Many have compared their sound to classic rock outfits like Journey. The band rose to national prominence earlier this year with the release of their debut album “Stuck on Nothing”. On Thursday, the band will perform live, Beatles-style, from the roof-top in New York City. Watch live at http://livestream.com/freeenergymusic.
With the full support and close collaboration of the Belgian government and the new EU leadership, as well as the Forum’s key Strategic Partners, the World Economic Forum on Europe will convene 400 of the most prominent leaders from the European Union and other parts of the world beginning May 10 in Brussels, Belgium. Europe has been hit hard by the financial and economic crisis. With most indicators pointing to continued turbulence ahead, stakeholders will have to adapt and forge closer relationships in order to mitigate risks and seize emerging opportunities. Watch and discuss this live webcast at http://livestream.com/worldeconomicforum.
With more than 25 million albums sold worldwide, iconic pop vocalist Josh Groban has remained one of music’s most celebrated and successful figures since his first release nine years ago. Now, with his long-awaited fifth studio album on the horizon, the man with the platinum pipes will be taking a break from his studio sessions to talk to his legion of fans live. Josh will talk with Billboard and answer your Twitter questions. So if you’ve got a burning question you’ve always wanted to ask, tweet it to using hashtag #bblivechat and tune in Tuesday at http://livestream.com/billboard.
Rock musician and humanitarian Bono of U2 fame was at the (RED) Carpet event for HBO & (RED)’s documentary premiere “The Lazarus Effect” this past Tuesday. The rockstar, who co-founded (RED) spoke about what the film meant and why it was important. Watch the clip below (at 55:45) to hear Bono explain why awareness of how inexpensive the ARV medicines is, or enjoy the entire event broadcast. Gabourey Sidibe, Zach Galifianakis, and supermodel Iman were just a few of the celebrities who were at the red carpet. (See below for screenshots)
Join (RED) and HBO as they bring you the live red carpet event for The Lazarus Effect film screening at MoMA in New York. This HBO documentary shows the effect of antiretroviral medication on HIV/AIDS patients in Africa, where 20 million have already died from the preventable and treatable disease. They’ll be joined by Gabourey Sidibe, Bono, Hayden Christensen, Iman, the film’s director Lance Bangs, Zach Galifianakis, Jessica Alba and others who will be coming out to show their support of the film. Watch the live red carpet to see if they answer your questions at http://livestream.com/joinred.
Roots drummer and “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon” bandleader Questlove will chat with Billboard live this Thursday from backstage at the “Fallon” studio. He will be taking your questions via Twitter, so tell him what you want to know by tweeting using hashtag #bblivechat. Questlove is a Twitter ninja who interacts with his 1.3 million followers daily. As Billboard recently reported, The Roots have been working on a new album that will feature John Legend and My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James, which is due later this year. Don’t miss your shot at posing questions to Questlove at http://livestream.com/billboard.
The 2010 World Economic Forum on Africa will kick off on Wednesday May 5 with an interactive brainstorming session aimed at identifying opportunities that can unlock Africa’s growth potential. The three-day meeting in Dar es Salaam in Tanzania will provide participants – 1,000 leaders from 85 countries – with a platform for how they are facing up to the challenges brought about by the economic crisis, and how they are using the crisis as an opportunity to redesign a sustainable roadmap for Africa’s future. Watch and discuss this live webcast at http://livestream.com/worldeconomicforum.