TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada's premiere radio content syndication group, Orbyt Media, is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Canada's hottest, hit song remix artists, The Angry Kids!
The Angry Kids fancy themselves as a team of superheroes with superhuman abilities and strength. Well, they also happen to have become world-renowned electronic artists along the way. The chart-topping duo, have a resume that boasts fully authorized appearances from international mega-stars, (eg. Bob Marley, Lights, City and Colour, Nik Kershaw, 30 Seconds To Mars, DJ Tiesto and beyond…) all being recipients of their craft, which combines original material and legitimate sample-based composing they create knockout hit after hit.
Having established themselves worldwide on the club scene as both producers and DJ's, the musical prowess of The Angry Kids is about to hit the Canadian radio airwaves with three brand new hit music mix shows.
Exclusively licensed by Orbyt Media, The Angry Kids' Flash Mix, The Saturday Night Hit Fix and 5 O'Clock Hit Fix will all launch across the Virgin Radio Network (Toronto, Montreal, Edmonton and Calgary) beginning in January 2012.
A 35-minute, non-stop, commercial free weekly show, The Angry Kids' Hit Fixx features up-to-the-minute chart toppers with a twist. Every week The Angry Kids deliver a fully produced show featuring the hottest tracks edited, remixed and re-sampled to create a seamless, energetic, drive time companion heading into the weekends. The demand has seen this show get an early start and is already on the air in Edmonton, Montreal, and Toronto!
The Flash Mix delivers the same energy and flow but in a bite-sized ten minute parcel, while The Saturday Night Hit Fix is the flagship show programmed with five full hours of current chart hits, the biggest club tracks and the hits of tomorrow all mixed to perfection.
Syndicated across Canada by Orbyt Media, The Angry Kids' mix shows are aimed at the contemporary hit radio format and are offered on a market-exclusive basis.
About Orbyt Media:
Orbyt is Canada's premiere content syndication group, providing the most comprehensive lineup of feature programs and broadcast services to over 260 stations across the country. A division of media giant Astral Media, Orbyt is strategically positioned to distribute and build brands across not just Astral Radio stations, but every Radio Broadcast Group in Canada.
Orbyt exclusively represents such top-rated multi-platform entertainment properties as 'On Air' and 'American Top 40' with Ryan Seacrest , 'Radio Perez' and 'The Fab 30 Countdown' with gossip blogger Perez Hilton, 'TMZ Daily', 'The 80s Show 'with Stu Jeffries and "KCC", 'Sixx Sense' with Nikki Sixx , 'Elwoods's BluesMobile with Dan Aykroyd,'The John Tesh Radio Show', 'The Blair Garner Show' and 'American Country Countdown', among more than 50 other branded content titles. For more information visit orbytmedia.com
About Astral Radio:
Orbyt is part of the Astral family. Founded in 1961, Astral Media Inc. (TSX: ACM.A ACM.B) is one of Canada's largest media companies. It operates more several of the country's most popular pay and specialty television, radio, out-of-home advertising and digital media properties. Astral plays a central role in community life across the country by offering diverse, rich and vibrant programming that meets the tastes and needs of consumers and advertisers. To learn more about Astral, visit astral.com.
For further information:
For more information on The Angry Kids, please contact:
Lesley Soldat, VP, GM, Orbyt Media, 416.934.4462
Christian Bailey, Business Development, Orbyt Media, 416.934.4472