Hosts David Spade and Cindy Margolis
The Who, KISS, Faith Hill, Dixie Chicks,
Tony Bennett, LeAnn Rimes, The Brian Setzer Orchestra,
The Offspring and Chely Wright Set To Launch First
Full-Screen, TV-Quality Internet Broadcast Network

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA, October 27, 1999 - David Spade, star of the hit comedy Just Shoot Me, and Cindy Margolis, the most downloaded woman on the Internet, are scheduled to host's iBash '99 on October 29th at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas. iBash '99 celebrates the launch of, the first full-screen, full-motion, TV-quality Internet broadcast network. The event unites The Who, KISS, Faith Hill, Dixie Chicks, Tony Bennett, LeAnn Rimes, The Brian Setzer Orchestra, The Offspring and Chely Wright in what is believed to be the largest event ever held to launch an Internet company.

iBash '99 will be broadcast live from Las Vegas. Viewers can log on to to view the event at no charge. Far different from a standard Webcast, will offer a unique personalized online experience, with each performance broadcast from multiple cameras so viewers have a choice of camera angles from which to view the event. In addition, performances and backstage footage will be archived and available on the day following the event. A viewer only needs to download the Pixelon Player from in order to view the broadcast. will feature a broad variety of programming using its full-screen, TV-quality video and audio streaming technology, including film and television specials, music videos, news, sports, live events and more. is made possible through the development of its own proprietary capture, encoding, encryption and playback technologies. will launch its network with iBash '99 on Friday, October 29th. Tickets are available and on sale to the public for two shows - The Hottest Divas of Country and the reunion of The Who. Proceeds from ticket sales benefit several youth charities in Las Vegas and Orange County, California. Tickets, priced at $10 per show, are currently on sale at the MGM Grand Garden box office and all local Las Vegas Ticketmaster locations. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster at (702) 474-4000, or purchase via the Internet at All other performances are available to the public via the live Webcast only.


2:00 P.M. PST - The MGM Grand Garden Arena

  • "Hottest Divas of Country" - Tickets available to the public
  • Chely Wright
  • LeAnn Rimes
  • Faith Hill
  • The Dixie Chicks

    6:30 P.M. PST - The MGM Grand Adventure Theme Park

  • The Offspring
  • KISS

    8:00 P.M. PST - The MGM Producer's Pool

  • The Brian Setzer Orchestra
  • Tony Bennett

    10:00 P.M. PST - The MGM Grand Garden Arena

  • The Who - Tickets available to the public

    Founded in 1996 and headquartered in San Juan Capistrano, California, is the first company to offer a total technology system that delivers full-screen, full-motion, TV-quality video and audio content over the Internet to viewers worldwide.'s proprietary technology solves the problem of inferior broadcasting over the Internet and opens the door for broadcasting high-quality existing and live-event video programming over the Web. features programming ranging from music concerts and videos to motion pictures to sports and special interest programming.

    For further information:

    Alan Wallace
    InterActive Agency, Inc.
    310-664-6710 x123

    Paul Freundlich
    Rogers & Cowan

    Gwynne Beatty
    Rogers & Cowan

    Allison Elbl
    Rogers & Cowan

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