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Stingray Qello Named Exclusive Streaming Partner for KAABOO Del Mar September 14-16, 2018

September 13, 2018

Stingray Qello to stream more than thirty artists over three days including Imagine Dragons, Katy Perry, Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters, Wiz Khalifa, N.E.R.D, Incubus, Billy Idol, Cake, and more

KAABOO Del Mar sold out for first time in event’s four year history

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, KAABOO announced a partnership with Stingray and named Stingray Qello as the exclusive streaming partner for its three-day, multi-experience event taking place this weekend, September 14-16, 2018, in beautiful Del Mar, CA. Music fans can tune in for FREE all three days to Stingray Qello, the worldwide multi-platform streaming service that transforms any screen into a live concert experience, to watch live performances from over 30 bucket list and chart-topping artists.

This timely partnership comes as KAABOO Del Mar announces that it has sold out of all passes for the first time in the event’s four year history. At the time of this announcement, KAABOO had only a limited number of HANG LOOSE (GA) Friday passes remaining. KAABOO has announced that passes will be fully sold out prior to gates opening on Friday, September 14 and will not be available for sale at the box office.

“Reaching a full sell out will be a major milestone for us at KAABOO,” says Jason Felts, Chief Brand + Marketing Officer at KAABOO. “We are so grateful to our loyal fans for making KAABOO part of their end-of-summer plans, and for many, selecting KAABOO over other great festivals in the country and across the world. We look forward to also sharing the experience across the globe through the Stingray Qello Livestream.”

As the exclusive music streaming partner of KAABOO Del Mar 2018, a curated three-day immersive experience showcasing the biggest names in music, comedy, gourmet cuisine and contemporary art, Stingray Qello will stream a selection of sets from the event’s three music stages including Sunset Cliffs Stage presented by Rolling Stone, Grandview Stage presented by MGM Resorts, and Trestles Stage presented by BMW of Encinitas. Performances will be streamed in real-time all weekend and can be found on all available devices, including the Stingray Qello mobile app, web player, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Roku and more devices.

“KAABOO’s commitment to booking an eclectic mix of premier performers, ranging from global superstars, heritage acts, and rising stars, makes for that very special brand of entertainment that we seek to bring to our music-loving subscribers,” says Stingray Qello Co-founder and President Richard Johnson. “Add in the backdrop of breathtaking Del Mar, California, and you’ve got the perfect audio-visual music experience, and that is core to our DNA.”

KAABOO Del Mar 2018 will host performances by Foo Fighters, Imagine Dragons, Katy Perry, Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters, Halsey, Post Malone, and dozens of other bands from the Del Mar Racetrack just north of San Diego, CA. Music lovers who can’t escape to the West Coast for the weekend can watch this premier event for free on Stingray Qello. Final streaming schedule subject to confirmation and change.

How to access the free KAABOO live stream:

-- KAABOO Del Mar will be available and FREE on Stingray Qello. -- RSVP before September 14 to the KAABOO live stream at qello.com/kaaboo for updates. -- From September 14-16, connect to an existing Stingray Qello account or log in to qello.com/kaaboo

To find the complete KAABOO Del Mar lineup and schedule, visit - kaaboodelmar.com/lineups and kaaboodelmar.com/daily-schedules

For a list of all available devices to watch the KAABOO live stream: qello.com/devices

About KAABOO Del Mar KAABOO has shifted the festival paradigm and carved out its name among international and destination events as a lifestyle and live entertainment brand. At KAABOO, all guests receive an immersive, multifaceted and hospitality-driven experience that engages all five senses. At KAABOO multi-day annual events, guests enjoy a world-class music and HUMOR ME comedy lineup; an on-site Contemporary Art Fair in ARTWORK, plus a display of outdoor murals and installations; PALATE gourmet food and craft libations tastings; a Las Vegas-style day club called BASK, plus spa and relaxation services at INDULGENCES. KAABOO Del Mar, KAABOO’s flagship event, is conveniently located at the Del Mar Racetrack and is celebrated as San Diego, CA’s largest multi-day major music and entertainment festival. Slated this year for September 14-16, 2018, KAABOO Del Mar was recently nominated for Pollstar Magazine’s “2017 Music Festival of the Year” in only its third year. For more information, visit https://www.kaaboodelmar.com/.

About StingrayStingray (TSX: RAY.A; RAY.B) is the world-leading provider of multiplatform music and video services as well as digital experiences for pay TV operators, commercial establishments, OTT providers, mobile operators, consumers, and more. Its services include audio television channels, premium television channels, 4K UHD television channels, karaoke products, digital signage, in-store music, and music apps, Stingray reaches 400 million subscribers (or users) in 156 countries and its mobile apps have been downloaded over 100 million times. Stingray is headquartered in Montreal and currently has close to 400 employees worldwide. For more information: www.stingray.com.

About Stingray Qello

Stingray Qello is a multiplatform service that transforms any screen or connected device into a live concert experience. Watch the world’s largest collection of On Demand, full-length concert films, and music documentaries featuring Queen, Pink Floyd, The Doors, Lady Gaga, Metallica, Nirvana, Tiësto, The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Beyoncé, Bob Marley, Linkin Park, Santana, Metallica, Bon Jovi, Imagine Dragons, Gary Clark Jr. and thousands more. For more information: www.qello.com.

As we countdown to KAABOO:

Get in the KAABOO mood by heading to Stingray Qello to watch on demand concerts by many of the artists performing at this year’s event, including Imagine Dragons, Katy Perry, Earth, Wind & Fire, Slash, Alice in Chains, Stone Temple Pilots, The Wailers and many more.

Start a 7-day free trial to access the complete Stingray Qello concert catalog: qello.com

For more information on Stingray Qello, please contact:Mathieu PéloquinSenior Vice-President, Marketing and CommunicationsStingray1 514-664-1244, ext. 2362 mpeloquin@stingray.com

For more information on KAABOO, please contact: Mason Jar Media For KAABOO brand media inquiries Crissa Requate ( crissa@masonjarmedia.com ) For radio inquiries, contact Lisa Pohl ( lisa@masonjarmedia.com )

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