Milwaukee’s Summerfest and Jimmy Kimmel Live have just announced a live stream partnership to broadcast select performances from the festival’s 50th edition from June 28th to July 2nd and July 4th to July 9th.
The festival features some 800 music acts including Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pink, Zac Brown Band, Luke Bryan, Paul Simon, Future, Steve Aoki, DNCE, and Migos, among others. The live-stream, which viewers can watch for free on JimmyKimmelLiveMusic.com, marks a new franchise for the late-night show. The “Jimmy Kimmel” music hub will shoot acts over the full 11 days of the festival and will stream a mix of live and VOD content on July 7th, 8th and 9th for six hours each day.
The content will also be syndicated to both SummerFest.com and the “Jimmy Kimmel Live” YouTube channel.
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