NEW YORK (Hypebot) — Revolt TV, the cable network led by Sean "formerly known as Puffy" Combs, has finalized a national carriage agreement with Time Warner Cable. Together with previously announced distribution including Comcast, this will make Revolt one of the largest launches in cable TV history.
Envisioned as a maverick television channel with an emphasis on urban music and entertainment programming with a robust social media component, Revolt TV is scheduled to launch in Fall 2013. Designed as a multimedia platform, programming will focus on live performances, music videos, news and interviews, as well as, talk shows and original series.
"This is a landmark distribution deal that demonstrates Time Warner Cable's commitment to bringing a platform for music artists and fans to their subscribers," stated Revolt TV Founder and Chairman Sean Combs. "It positions Revolt to come out of the gate strong, and we look forward to igniting the passion of initial audiences across the U.S."