Live365 Partners with Transcendental Music to Launch Custom Internet Radio Stations Increasing Awareness of Transcendental Meditation

FOSTER CITY, CA (May 1, 2013) - Live365, the leader in internet radio broadcasting, announces the launch of Transcend Radio, the newest venture of Transcendental Music, the premier non-profit record label under the David Lynch Foundation. The primary goal of the David Lynch Foundation is to fund the teaching and practice of Transcendental Meditation, helping at-risk social groups reduce stress in their daily lives.

Transcend Radio will help bring the benefits of Transcendental Meditation to a global audience, through two uniquely programmed radio stations. The first channel called The Organic Channel features meditation music and soothing sounds which will be streamed into TM Centers, spas & health resorts, health food markets, yoga centers, and more. The second channel called The Popular Channel features celebrity musicians who support the David Lynch Foundation by lending their voice to a regular appearance on Transcend Radio. The Popular Channel will include exclusive music and talk content, including unreleased and original music across a variety of genres, artist interviews and commentary, jam sessions, live concerts, and even radio dramas. Transcend Radio will officially launch on May 1st, 2013, with plans to include satellite and terrestrial radio stations.

By leveraging the voice and talent of celebrity DJs, established artists, comedians, activists, and world leaders, Transcend Radio is poised to bring the essence of the foundation to the ears of the music community. Some of the DJ’s that will be featured on Transcend Radio include:

  • AJ Croce
  • Angela Mccluskey
  • Bob Forrest
  • Bronxstyle Bob
  • Bruce Nathan
  • Carmen Rizzo
  • Carole Rowley
  • Chris Busch & Phil Soussan
  • David Paich & Steve Lukather
  • Derwood Andrews
  • Dusty Wright
  • Heather Nova & Felix Tod
  • Michael Des Barress
  • Jackie Martling
  • John X
  • Kemo the Blaxican
  • MC Lyte’s Hip Hop Sisters
  • Montgomery Messex
  • Native Wayne (Jobson)
  • Neville Staple & Andy Wilson
  • Nick Richards
  • Paris Escovedo
  • Rolan Bolan
  • Rob Patterson & Jeff Hilliard
  • Stephen Kalinich
  • The Beach Chronicles (original radio drama)


"Transcend Radio goes to the core of what Live365 is all about," says CEO Hong Lau, "ensuring passionate groups have tools to reach and engage their communities with the anywhere, anytime accessibility of internet radio. Not only does this project leverage the capabilities we have developed over 15 years supporting some 50,000 independent web casters, but this particular project attracts my own personal interest as a part of the meditation, health and wellness movement."

To start listening to Transcend Radio, visit: http://www.live365.com/transcend_radio

Transcend Radio is just one of many non-profit groups that Live365 partners with, allowing them to share their organization's message with a global audience. In addition to supporting non-profit groups, Live365 also empowers anyone to easily create, manage, and monetize their own online radio station.

For more information on starting your station on the Live365 network, visit: http://Live365.com/broadcast

About Live365, Inc.

Live365, Inc. is an internet radio broadcasting leader, having broadcast continuously since 1999. Live365 provides a complete end-to-end broadcast platform, including easy to use desktop and mobile software tools, and music royalty coverage. Live365 is the network of choice for more than 5,000 internet broadcasters to reach, engage, and monetize their audiences easily, and with minimal cost. Live365 empowers individuals, musicians, talk broadcasters, non-profit organizations, faith-based organizations, businesses, brands, AM/FM stations, and anyone interested in sharing their passion with a global radio audience. Through the Live365 distribution network, broadcasters can reach millions of listeners worldwide via web, mobile, and streaming devices.

About Transcendental Music

Transcendental Music (TMusic) is the premier charity record label founded by film maker David Lynch, drawing on its connections to the music community in an effort to raise funds for DLF’s six charitable programs. Releases from TMusic range from high-profile compilations, to full albums from frontline talent signed to the label. TMusic’s catalog is comprised of artist donated exclusive, unreleased, top quality recordings and collectible items which TMusic supports with holistic marketing strategies to generate revenue and highlight their unique place in the entertainment market, used to generate sales. The entire TMusic catalog raises awareness for the importance of TM practices. In addition to our high profile compilations, TMusic is currently signing frontline talent and releasing full albums from a single artist and/or band. Introducing and developing artists who can grow into sustainable brands and generate a viable revenue stream(s). It’s these signings which will ensure deep TMusic’s roots within the music industry for years to come.

About the David Lynch Foundation

The David Lynch Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, was established in 2005 to fund the implementation of scientifically proven stress-reducing modalities including Transcendental Meditation, for at-risk populations such as underserved inner-city students; veterans with PTSD and their families; American Indians suffering from diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and high suicide rates; homeless men participating in reentry programs striving to overcome addictions; and incarcerated juveniles and adults. The Foundation also funds university and medical school research to assess the effects of the program on academic performance, ADHD and other learning disorders, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, cardiovascular disease, post-traumatic stress disorder, and diabetes.

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