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LiveXLive's React Presents Announces Spring Awakening Music Festival's (SAMF) Return To The City Of Chicago, Addams/Medill Park Saturday, October 2 & Sunday, October 3, 2021
[May 14, 2021]

LiveXLive's React Presents Announces Spring Awakening Music Festival's (SAMF) Return To The City Of Chicago, Addams/Medill Park Saturday, October 2 & Sunday, October 3, 2021

CHICAGO, May 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- React Presents, a subsidiary of LiveXLive Media (NASDAQ: LIVX) ("LiveXLive"), a global platform for live stream and on-demand audio, video and podcast/vodcast content in music, comedy, and pop culture, and owner of PodcastOne, Slacker Radio, React Presents and Custom Personalization Solutions, announced today that the Midwest's largest all-electronic music festival, Spring Awakening Music Festival (SAMF), will return to Chicago's Addams/Medill Park on Saturday, October 2 and Sunday, October 3, 2021 for the first "Autumn Equinox" edition of the festival. 

The two-day festival will feature a jam-packed lineup headlined by Martin Garrix, Excision, Diplo, Galantis, RL Grime b2b Baauer. SAMF is presented in partnership with Corona Electric Beach - the exclusive beer and seltzer partner for the Festival. Tickets and merchandise are available now for purchase at

SAMF will once again feature more than 70 artists performing across four unique stages, demonstrating a dynamic variety of genres within the electronic music spectrum. Additional talent slated to perform include AC Slater, Adventure Club, Atliens, Baynk, Bear Grillz, Chris Lorenzo, Dillon Francis, Dion Timmer, Doctor Pb2b Funtcase, Don Diablo, HulkGang: 4B b2b Valentino Khan, Kaivon, Kayzo, Kill Feed, LP Giobbi, Madeon, Marauda, Masteria, Matoma, Midnight Kids, MitiS, MK, Petey Clicks b2b Tombz, Qlank b2b Nostalgix, Said The Sky, Sam Feldt, Showtek, SNBRN, SidePiece, Taiki Nulight b2b Shift K3y, Two Friends, Tygapaw, Vicetone, Wenzday, Westend, Wreckno and Zomboy.  And more names to be announced.

"We are thrilled to bring an eclectic mix of artists together this October in Chicago and celebrate the return of live music while showcasing new stage designs, art installations, and so much more," said Brian Griffin, Director of React Presents. 

"Corona looks forward to bringing our flagship beer and popular seltzer flavors to music-lovers again this year as we celebrate the return of live music with Spring Awakening," said Ann Legan, Vice President of Brand Marketing, Corona.

In addition to an eclectic artist lineup, SAMF 2021 will feature stunning new stage production, expanded interactive and immersive art installations, carnival rides, and many more experiential elements to be added. 

Addams/Medill Park has a storied history with SAMF. From 2016-2018, the festival took place at this location near downtown with the Chicago skyline in the background before moving to the suburbs of Illinois. This year marks SAMF's return to Chicago.

Last year's first-ever virtual SAMF, which featured 22 artists performing across the country as the world practiced social distancing, garnered over three million livestreams, 2.5 million impressions, and 69,000 live engagements over the LiveXLive platform. Corona was the official beer and seltzer partner for last year's virtual SAMF live stream.

The return of the Spring Awakening Music Festival bolsters LiveXLive's expanding distribution platforms and flywheel model - listen, watch, attend, engage and transact - across live events, streaming audio and video, podcast/vodcast, subscribers, NFTs and editorial.

About React Presents
Founded in 2008, React Presents was born out of a passion for curating top-tier live music events that has helped propel Chicago to the forefront of the US music scene. The business was acquired by LiveXLive Media, Inc. in \early 2020 to extend LiveXLive's live event production and festival business and scale its livestreamed cotent library. Over the past decade, React Presents has grown into one of the premier largest concert promoters in the Midwest, producing several major music festivals and over 400 concerts annually in Chicago, Milwaukee, Detroit and more.

About LiveXLive Media, Inc.
Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, LiveXLive Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVX) (the "Company") (pronounced Live "by'' Live) is a leading global all-in-one streaming artist-first platform delivering premium music and entertainment content and livestreams from the world's top artists, expertly curated streaming radio stations, podcasts, and original video and audio on-demand content, as well as personalized merchandise, connecting artists to millions of fans every day. The Company has streamed over 1,800 artists since January 2020 and has created a valuable connection between bands, fans and brands by building long-term franchises in audio, video, podcasting, pay-per-view (PPV), livestreaming, and specialty merchandise. LiveXLive is available on iOS, Android, Roku, Apple TV, and Amazon Fire, and through OTT, STIRR, Sling, and XUMO, in addition to its own app, online website and social channels. The Company's wholly owned subsidiary PodcastOne, generates more than 2.25 billion downloads per year with 400+ episodes distributed per week across a stable of hundreds of top podcasts. The Company's other major wholly owned subsidiaries are LiveXLiveSlacker Radio, React Presents and Custom Personalization Solutions. For more information, visit and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and Twitter at @livexlive.

About Corona Electric Beach
Featuring world-renowned DJs traveling across the US and partnering with festival pioneers, Corona Electric Beach (CEB) is where "Beats meet the beach," Follow Corona Electric Beach on Instagram, Twitter, & Facebook. Relax Responsibly.® Corona Extra® Beer. Imported by Crown Imports, Chicago, IL

About Constellation Brands
At Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), our mission is to build brands that people love because we believe sharing a toast, unwinding after a day, celebrating milestones, and helping people connect, are Worth Reaching For. Today, we are a leading international producer and marketer of beer, wine, and spirits with operations in the U.S., Mexico, New Zealand, and Italy. Every day, people reach for our high-end, iconic imported beer brands such as Corona Extra, Corona Light, Corona Premier, Modelo Especial, Modelo Negra, and Pacifico, and our high-quality premium wine and spirits brands, including the Robert Mondavi brand family, Kim Crawford, Meiomi, The Prisoner brand family, SVEDKA Vodka, Casa Noble Tequila, and High West Whiskey. To learn more, follow us on Twitter @cbrands and visit

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