MTV to Celebrate Release of Black Keys' "El Camino" With Special Show
Fri, 02 Dec 2011 13:46:11
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MTV and Black Keys will engage in a multiplatform celebration surrounding the launch of The Black Keys' forthcoming album El Camino across its various screens beginning this week, including daily interstitial content "MTV2's 120 Minutes Road to Release The Black Keys" at this location, along with a livestream of the album release show from New York City's Webster Hall on Monday, Dec. 5 exclusively on MTV Hive, which is here. There will also be an interview with Matt Pinfield on MTV2's 120 Minutes with Matt Pinfield on Friday, Dec. 16.
Gearing up for the release of El Camino on Tuesday, Dec. 6, beginning this week, MTV2 will feature a series of short form interstitials entitled "120 Minutes Road to Release The Black Keys" showcasing exclusive content offerings including interviews with the band.
On Monday, Dec. 5, MTV Hive, will livestream The Black Keys' album release show from New York City's famed Webster Hall beginning 9 PM ET as part of its "Live In NYC" livestream concert series, which lives here and which has featured a myriad of artists including The National, St. Vincent, Two Door Cinema Club, Sleigh Bells and Theophilus London. The hour-long free concert will include selections from the forthcoming album, as well as songs from the band's extensive catalog. Following the livestream, five of the performances will be available for on-demand streaming.
MTV2's 120 Minutes with Matt Pinfield will feature a long form interview with the band during its new weekly timeslot on Friday, Dec. 16 from 6AM to 8AM ET/PT.
Here is where the livestream will take place. However, it won't be live until Dec. 5 at 9 PM ET, so bookmark and check back then!
Will you tune into the Black Keys' record release show?