Deezer to team up with Electric Picnic 2012

Deezer to team up with Electric Picnic 2012

    Friday 31st August – Sunday 2nd September, Stradbally Hall, Co. Laois

Deezer, Ireland’s newest music streaming service, is delighted to announce that is has partnered with Electric Picnic 2012, one of the most anticipated festivals of this year. This collaboration will enhance the Deezer user experience, providing an Electric Picnic radio channel curated by the festival’s team of experts, while also enabling the Electric Picnic festival revellers to easily listen to some of Deezer’s 18 million tracks from the festival’s website and Facebook page. At the festival itself, fans will be able to enjoy the Deezer Disco Mobile DJ unit, which will be located in the centre of all the activity at the festivals campsite. Deezer will be running a series of competitions across Irish sites to give fans & followers a chance to win tickets to Ireland’s biggest festival in 2012, while also giving Deezer users and fans the opportunity to win their very own Deezer party with the innovative ‘Deezer Disco Mobile DJ unit.’

Electric Picnic has established itself as a truly unique Irish festival, set amid the rolling lawns of Stradbally Hall, Co. Laois, a beautiful 600 acre estate just 50 minutes from Dublin, it is one of the most anticipated events of the year and is back with a bang this summer for its 9th successful year running. The festival takes place this weekend, Friday – Sunday, 31st August – 2nd September and some of the headline acts include; The Cure, The Killers, Sigur Rós, Hot Chip, The XX and Christy Moore to name but a few.  Electric Picnic encompasses great music, art, theatre, comedy; pantomime food… and a little bit of magic and Deezer are delighted to be involved with this great festival.

Deezer users will have access to Electric Picnic’s festival radio channel via Deezer’s website and apps, making sure their users and fans miss none of the action. Electric Picnic will also be giving users and fans of their website and facebook page the chance to listen to the dedicated festival radio channel via Deezer widgets to be found on their site, thus enhancing their fans’ experience by providing them with a great Electric Picnic channel, curated by the festival’s experts.

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Deezer have two pairs of Sunday tickets to give away to Electric Picnic 2012, enter here: http://www.deezer.com/en/contest/electric-picnic-comp-491