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Monstercat and Pluto TV Launch Platform’s First Electronic Music TV Channel

LOS ANGELES(19 Jun 2017)

Just in time for summer, Monstercat and Pluto TV, the leading free Internet television service in America, are uniting to launch the platform’s first music TV channel focused on delivering the best in electronic music. Under the partnership, Monstercat, one of electronic music’s most influential independent record labels, will provide Pluto TV viewers with free access to shows and events that feature some of the most renowned names in dance music as well as some of the fastest rising electronic producers in the scene.

Tune into Monstercat TV Channel 418, on Pluto TV, starting June 14 to hear DJs and artists like Bassnectar, San Holo, Pegboard Nerds, and Krewella spin some of the best tunes and freshest remixes straight from the vinyl presses for your listening pleasure.

“Pluto TV is focused on delivering the best content for any interest, and electronic music has a massive following,” said Tom Ryan, CEO of Pluto TV. “Monstercat represents some of the most popular artists in the genre and we are excited to work with them to bring new music listening experiences to our viewers.”

“We have been a huge fan of what Pluto TV has created so far in its existence by redefining what is capable in the world of OTT content. That’s exactly why we are so excited to work with such a forward thinking company,” said Mike Darlington, CEO and Co-Founder of Monstercat.

Monstercat TV will showcase shows like 'Battle of the Mixes' a mix contest marathon where two DJs jockey for top DJ (Mondays - Friday, 1:30 a.m. Eastern and Saturday 11:30 a.m. Eastern). 'Dubstep Hour' will feature the latest in dubstep from favorite to up and coming dubstep artists like Slushii, Slips & Slurs, and Koven and beyond.

And with plenty of content coming from Monstercat over the summer, be sure to tune in on Pluto TV Channel 418.

About Pluto TV

Pluto TV, the leading free OTT television service in America, carries and programs more than 100 channels in partnership with major TV networks, movie studios, publishers, and digital media companies. It also recently launched its free Video on Demand offering. Millions of viewers tune in each month to watch premium news, TV shows, movies, sports, live events, cartoons, and trending digital series. Download the Pluto TV app free on mobile, web, and living room devices, including Roku, Apple TV, Android TV, Playstation, Xbox, and more.

Headquartered in Los Angeles, with offices in Berlin, New York City, and Silicon Valley, Pluto TV is backed by USVP, ProSiebenSat.1 Media, Scripps Networks Interactive, Sky, United Talent Agency, Luminari Capital, Chicago Ventures, Pritzker Group and other prominent investors. 

About Monstercat

Monstercat is one of electronic music’s most influential independent record labels. Founders Mike Darlington (CEO) and Ari Paunonen (COO) established the label in 2011, and since moving to Vancouver, British Columbia, have built a roster of world-renowned artists. The company’s mission is to connect artists with fans in a way that nurtures the spirit of sharing and family.