Tomorrow, November 14, 2008 is a historic day! At 7:55p EST the Orbiter Endeavour will be launched into space for a 15-day mission to the space station! This will mark NASA’s 124th space shuttle flight, and it will all be streamed LIVE on Ustream.TV.
NASA will only have a 10 minute launch window, but the people at - http://www.spacevidcast.com - will be ready to bring us some amazing live stream coverage.
Be sure to tune in for live coverage of the entire event:
Today, Monday, November 10th, at 7PM (Brasilia time, GMT+2), Wikipedia is launching it’s Brazilian site LIVE on Ustream – http://wikibr.org/. This live event will be promoting the Brazilian page of Wikipedia, and there will be a debate with Jimmy Wales.
Tuesday, November 11th marks the 1-week mark for Marc Horowitz’s 24/7 talk show! The guy who lived in a Nissan for a month and the creator of The National Dinner Tour, launched a 24/7 talk show from his living room last week. This will be a live talk show, unedited and uncut, where Marc is inviting the world into his Los Angeles home to talk about anything they wish! His website is – http://www.talkshow247.com – and this talk show will only be happening until Ground Hog’s Day, so get your name on his calendar today! This is the first time anything like this has ever been tried, and his calendar is already filling up with great guests like his neighbor, New York Times Best Selling Authors, YouTube stars, and more. If you are not in the LA area, you can still co-host by using the Ustream.TV co-host feature.
24/7 Talk Show Stream:
Thursday, November 13th is packed with great live content. We have:
NewTeeVee Live, the premier event showcasing the online video industry’s hottest topics, most talented video producers, promising technologies, leading innovators and top funding executives. The conference sold out early last year and also garnered rave reviews for bringing together the right mix of attendees. Buy your ticket early as this event will sell out.
The Connector.ie Meetup is also happening on the 13th, starting at 7pm. This will be a great event, with featured presenters from Bebo, The Irish Apprentice, and more. For the first time they have invited guests to present on a pre-selected topic, and what a line up they have. Philip McCartney, Head of Sales, Bebo Ireland, Jennifer Maguire- Founder Bella Makeover & Irish star of The Apprentice BBC 2008, Niall Harbison, Co-Founder iFoods.tv as seen on Dragons’ Den BBC 2008.
Friday, November 14th is the first of a 3 day Rock-a-thon! The Rock Medicine volunteers are putting on a 72 hour Rockband, Rockband 2 and Guitar Hero marathon! This 72 hour nonstop gaming marathon will be broadcast live online at www.rockthecause.net, where viewers can watch volunteers play, make donations to Rock Medicine and even win some unique and rare memorabilia. There will be a live chat room for viewer/artist interaction and even the ability to make song requests. For more information on the Rock-a-thon, visit www.rockthecause.net.
Also on Friday the 14th, Indiana University is having a Live Dance Marathon on campus, with all proceeds benefiting the Ryan White Infectious Disease Center at Riley Hospital for Children.
Also this week: Whitney Duncan, The Flaming Lips, Taylor Swift, and Tyler Hilton.
Tyler Hilton is a singer-songwriter and actor, who played the young Elvis in Walk the Line. He also has two Elvis cover songs on the award winning soundtrack. Tyler starred in a Taylor Swift music video, and will be live on Ustream just before Taylor Swift, who has a new album “Fearless”, that comes out on Tuesday and “Love Story”, the lead single, is a top 5 Billboard single
Next Week: On Tuesady, November 18th, Brea Grant is holding her first ever Twitterview on Ustream. Brea will be using Twitter and Ustream.TV to chat with fans from all over the world. More on this great event closer to the stream date.
Got a couple of big music artists coming through this week for some good ‘ol fan Q-and-A. Here’s the lowdown on the events scheduled so far… hope you’re a fan!
Rising young country starlet Whitney Duncan kicks it off on Monday, Nov. 10, at 1 pm EST /noon Central with the inaugural session of “Whit’s Whit” . A finalist in the 2007 edition of Nashville Star, Whitney has been burning up the charts with her first hit single, “When I Said I Would”.
Just a few ours later on Monday, Nov. 11, 6 pm Pacific, Wayne Coyne, legendary frontman of The Flaming Lips, graces us for another fan Q-and-A.
Fast forward to Thursday afternoon, Nov. 13, where we have two webchats lined up back-to-back superstar friends and collaborators Taylor Swift (5 pm PST) and Tyler Hilton (4 pm PST).
EDIT: The Tyler Hilton Webchat is rescheduled to Friday, Nov. 14, 7 pm PST / 4 pm PST. Seeya then!
Also, we’ve got some interesting projects brewing on the hip hop side of things, so keep an eye out for some surprise announcement with some of the biggest names in hip hop in the coming week.
Remember, email music ustream.tv with your music specific events or broadcast projects.
Today and tomorrow, visit Ustream for Election Day live streams happening around the country. We’ll have a variety of content streaming from many different sources. Join us for a momentous day—here a few highlights:
John McCain Campaign Schedule and live stream
Monday: 9 a.m. in Tampa, 11:45 a.m. at Airport Rally, 1:50 in Pittsburgh, 4 p.m. ET in Indianapolis, 6 p.m. MT in Roswell, NM, 7:45 p.m. in Las Vegas, NV, midnight MT in Prescott, AZ
Tuesday: 11:30 a.m. MT in Grand Junction, CO
Barack Obama Campaign Schedule and live stream
Monday: 9:30 a.m. CT in Lee’s Summit, MO, 11 a.m. ET in Jacksonville, FL, 3:45 ET in Zanesville, OH, 5:25 p.m. ET in Charlotte, NC, 7:15 p.m. ET in Akron, OH, 9:10 p.m. ET in Manasass, VA, 10:15 p.m. ET in South Philadelphia, PA
Tuesday: 9 p.m. CT in Chicago
Rock the Vote and Warner Brothers is partnering with Ustream to live stream its phone bank from New York all day on Monday and Tuesday. Volunteers will be calling to remind young people to vote. Visit the channel to view the phone bank and chat with volunteers. Several music artists will be stopping by as well. It can all be seen here starting on Monday here.
ABC News will be streaming all of their live election coverage on Ustream. If you can’t get to your TV in time, or want to embed the footage on your own web site or blog, check it out.
PressPassTV, a 4-time Emmy winning site, brings live interviews and chat with professional athletes from around the world on Election Day with Ustream. Athletes include James Ihedigbo, Chansi Stuckey, David Clowney, Abrham Elam from the New York Jets; Sinorice Moss from the New York Giants; Geoff Pope from the Bengals; Darrell Reid from the Colts; John Starks formerly of the Knicks; Butch Beard, former Knicks, Nets and Golden State coach and player; and Leon Washington. The evening will be hosted by Jack Cognetta and the athletes, broadcasting live from Hoboken, NJ from 8:30-11pm Eastern Time. The stream can be viewed here.
Politico’s James Kotecki will be streaming live on Tuesday evening 7 p.m. to midnight ET from New York City. He will be streaming as a panelist on “FOX Report” with Shepard Smith. See the stream here.
WHPK-FM 88.5 will be broadcasting from Hyde Park, Illinois, near University of Chicago. WHPK’s Election Night program will feature guest commentators starting at 7 p.m. Central Time. Tune in live coverage of the results and events of Election Day 2008, from Barack Obama’s hometown here.
On Wednesday October 22, at 7 pm EST, The Center for U.S. Global Engagement is hosting an event live with Henry Kissinger and Robert Rubin who will be discussing foreign policy and the election. This live event will be followed by Ed Rendell and John Lehman representing the Obama and McCain campaigns.
The Center for U.S. Global Engagement works to educate and inspire support among the public, opinion leaders, and policymakers for increasing American assistance abroad and strengthening our leadership in international affairs.
The 3rd annual Icer Air event is taking place on Saturday in San
Francisco—an extravaganza of skiing, snowboarding, freestyle moto-x,
BMX and skateboarding. Ustream is the exclusive live streaming partner
for the event and the build. Check it out at:
The event will be streamed live all day on Saturday from Noon to
8:30 p.m. Pacific Time. The event will feature performances by
Men Women & Children, 3OH!3 and DJ Spider and headlined by Cool Kids.
The line-up includes correspondents, editors and analysts from CNN,
TIME, Fortune, Politico, CNBC, Business Week, Vanity Fair, and more,
and runs from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Monday and 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.
(Eastern Time) on Tuesday. For a full list of panelists and timing: http://www.digitalhollywood.com/Politics2008.html.
On Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 3:30 p.m. Pacific Time Terrell Owens will again
host Inside the Huddle with special guest Wide Receiver Patrick
Crayton. With Tony Romo out for the next four weeks with a hand
injury, TO and Crayton will be discussing everything from what went
wrong against the Cards, to Crayton’s three catches and 84 yards.
In Their Boots, an online magazine show, will broadcast live on
Wednesday, Oct. 15 at 4 p.m. Pacific Time. The show explores how the
wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are impacting people—veterans, active
service members, and military families—here at home. Funded by a grant
from the Iraq Afghanistan Deployment Impact fund (IADIF) and produced
by Brave New Foundation, IN THEIR BOOTS is streamed live every
Wednesday and exclusively online at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/in-their-boots.
On Friday, Oct. 17 at 10 a.m. Pacific Time, Meet the Bloggers will be
interviewing actress and comedian Margaret Cho. She been seen on shows
from VH1, E, and her own show, “The Cho Show” find out more at:
This high profile environmental advocacy group will be using Ustream to conduct a large-scale video chat centered around next week’s presidential debate. Their last event had over 13,000 people attend online.
Also, at 7:30p PST, Inside the Huddle returns with Terrell Owens and special guest Martellus Bennett.
Out of Texas A&M, Bennett is a 21-year-old Tight End for the Dallas Cowboys. Tune in with me to watch TO and this 2nd round draft pick talk about everything under the sun.
Wednesday the 8th, at 4:00p PST, Michelle Williams, will be live.
1/3 of Destiny’s Child will be on live chatting with fans, and answering anything you want to know. Be sure to check this one out at -
Thursday the 9th at 6:00p PST, Rhett and Link host their weekly show.
They have a “Super Note” contest happening right now, so I am sure there will be plenty do listen to, viewers can also chat with them live and participate in twitter contests.
Friday October 10th, at 10a PST, tune in for Meet the Bloggers weekly show.
This week, Dr. Richard Sagebiel is on to discuss John McCain’s medical history and the controversial ad that has been banned from most television networks. http://meetthebloggers.org/
Saturday, Oct. 11 (Time TBD) there is a User Generated Conference called BarCamp, and this week’s focuses on Africa – http://barcamp.org/BarCampAfricaAbout. Live stream link will be available later in the week. Continue reading →
The 3rd annual Digital Music Forum West has quickly grown to become the premier convergence of music and digital media industry leaders, sparking discussions, deals and debates that catalyzes the way we listen to music. Presented by digital media insider blog DMWmedia.com, Digital Music Forum West will broadcast all day Oct. 2nd and 3rd.
And Ustream is proud to present every single moment of it live, right here.
Digital Music Forum West ’08 will feature the big wigs from heavy hitting music companies like Myspace, imeem, Pandora, eMusic, Live Nation, Yahoo! Music, YouTube, Rhapsody, and every single major label. Keynotes include Amit Kapur, COO of MySpace, Jac Holzman Founder of Elektra Records, Don MacKinnon Founder, HEAR Music, Cory Ondrejka SVP, Digital Strategy of EMI Music and Co-Founder of Second Life and Tim Westergren, Founder ofPandora.
There are a handful of major league sports teams that practically define their entire league. I should know because I’m a Lakers fan – and it’s true, I do feel arrogantly entitled in all discussions involving the NBA. And we all know (and hate) the Yankees, right?
We’re proud to introduce Inside the Huddle, a television show covering all things Dallas Cowboys, a.k.a. America’s Team. Hosted by none other than current Cowboy star and future Hall-of-Famer Terrell Owens, Inside the Huddle goes live on Ustream every Tuesday, 7:30 pm Central / 8:30 pm Eastern.
Check out tomorrow’s inagural stream with special guest Ken Hamlin.
Random Ustream trivia: Speaking of flagship sports franchise fandom arrogance, Ustream Founder and Dallas native Brad Hunstable acknowledges one sports team, and one sports team only: yep, the Cowboys, a.k.a. “Team Texas”.