FUSE CELEBRATES SUPER BOWL XLVIII WITH "FUSE MUSIC WEEK: SUPER BOWL BOULEVARD"
BEGINNING JANUARY 29
"FUSE NEWS," "TRENDING 10," AND "TOP 20 COUNTDOWN"
WILL PROVIDE VIEWERS WITH COMPLETE COVERAGE OF THE BIGGEST MUSIC EVENTS LEADING UP TO SUPER BOWL XLVIII
New York, NY (January 28, 2014) - Fuse, the national music television network of The Madison Square Garden Company, is thrilled to bring audiences the news, events and excitement of Super Bowl XLVIII Week through a music-themed lens with Fuse Music Week: Super Bowl Boulevard. Beginning on January 29 and leading up to The Big Game on Sunday, February 2, Fuse News, Trending 10 and Top 20 Countdown will report on all things Super Bowl XLVIII including the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show happenings and music madness from Fuse's own backyard in Herald Square stretching all the way to Times Square-otherwise known as Super Bowl Boulevard Engineered by GMC. In addition to covering all of the biggest music events leading up to Super Bowl XLVIII, Fuse will welcome NFL players and artists who will stop by Fuse's midtown Manhattan studio to discuss The Big Game.
The NFL Player Engagement Career Development Program will give NFL players Leon Williams, Bryan Scott and Ashton Youboty the opportunity to work with Fuse throughout the week and experience the inner workings of television production, with the players providing Fuse with insights based on their experience in pro sports.
WHAT: Fuse Music Week: Super Bowl Boulevard
WHEN: Wednesday, January 29 - Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Fuse News airs weeknights at 7:30 p.m. ET
Trending 10 airs weeknights at 7:00 p.m. ET
Top 20 Countdown Super Bowl themed episode airs Tuesday, February 4
at 9 p.m. ET
As the national network dedicated to music, Fuse is committed to delivering outstanding content that features the characters, stories, performances, and perspectives that make up the dynamic world of music. The network's lineup of original series includes includes: Fuse News, Fuse's daily flagship music news program; Funny or Die's Billy on the Street, a music and pop culture trivia show starring Daytime Emmy(R) nominee Billy Eichner; Warped Roadies, an unscripted program that follows the crew charged with keeping the Vans Warped Tour running; Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce which follows "Bounce" pioneer Big Freedia on her journey from local New Orleans icon to national phenomenon; and Insane Clown Posse Theater, Violent J and Shaggy 2 Dope's twisted take on what's new in music and popular culture, along with Top 20 Countdown and Trending 10. Additionally, Fuse covers live concerts and events, and boasts comprehensive coverage of music festivals throughout the country, including South by Southwest, Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo and the Voodoo Music Experience.