NEW AMERICAN NOISE to be Broadcast on Sundance Channel, 1/18
Nokia Music, a free music streaming service from Nokia that offers free and unlimited access to playlists and songs on Nokia Lumia smartphones, has teamed up with Sundance Channel and SomeSuch & Co to produce an exciting new documentary series entitled NEW AMERICAN NOISE. The series features six short films created by leading independent directors, including Abteen Bagheri, Emily Kai Bock, Bob Harlow and Tyrone Lebon and features a variety of emerging music talent, including Angel Haze, Mykki Blanco, Nicky Da B, Diplo, and more (complete list below).
The series will air in a one-hour special to air on January 18, 2013 on Sundance Channel. Each film will explore the burgeoning underground music landscape in six cities, including Los Angeles, New York, New Orleans, Portland, Atlanta, and Detroit. The films will be available on www.sundancechannel.com/nokia after they have premiered on the network.
Nokia Music is partnering with BUZZMEDIA, (www.buzz-media.com), one of the largest and fastest growing digital media companies, to premiere individual teaser clips from each of the films, across its portfolio of sites leading up to the airing of the special on Sundance Channel.
In addition, Nokia Music today announced that it will partner with SPIN to host a special private screening of the one hour television special, including a lunch and intimate Q&A with the directors. The Event will take place on January 18th at the exclusive Claim Jumper in Park City, Utah, during the upcoming annual Sundance Film Festival.