San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 01, 2012
In collaboration with The New York Times, FORA.tv today launches the TimesTalks "Music Stars" series, a video collection featuring acclaimed musicians and industry luminaries in conversations with Times journalists about their craft, careers and memorable moments.
Musicians featured in this exclusive series include Michael Stipe, Mary J. Blige, Rosanne Cash, Rufus & Martha Wainwright, Emmylou Harris, Rob Thomas, Vampire Weekend and Iggy Pop. The complete series and individual programs are only available for purchase at FORA.tv. Viewers are able to watch the videos on-demand, anytime for 60 days following their purchase. Highlights are available for free preview at timestalks.fora.tv.
This TimesTalks Music Stars series follows the previously launched TimesTalks Comedy Stars series with Lewis Black, Russell Brand, Jimmy Fallon, Tracy Morgan and Ben Stiller; the TimesTalks Celebrated Chefs series, which features such chefs as Alton Brown, Paula Deen, Bobby Flay and Ina Garten; and the TimesTalks Film Stars series with Jeff Bridges, Natalie Portman, Bradley Cooper and Quentin Tarantino.
TimesTalks is The New York Times's premier event program featuring intimate discussions with Times journalists and some of today's top talents and thinkers from the fields of film, theater, television, art, politics and more.
FORA.tv is the leading online destination for video programs from the world's best conferences and events. With more than 10,000 free and fee-based videos and its iPad "Conference Channel" app, FORA.tv has the web's largest collection of programs that feature the people, issues, and ideas changing the world. FORA.tv helps hundreds of organizations including the Aspen Institute, the Economist, the New York Public Library, and Wired expand the audience for their events. FORA.tv has been named a Top 50 Web Site by TIME, and a Top Education Site by The Telegraph. FORA.tv is funded by a select group of investors led by William R. Hearst III and is based in San Francisco. For more information, visit http://fora.tv or find us on Twitter at Twitter.com/FORAtv.