8K Miles Media Group, Inc. announced the official launch of 8K Radio – long awaited by Tamil-speaking community in the U.S.

8K Miles Media Group, Inc., is an umbrella Media Holding aiming to consolidate highly fragmented South Asian media market announced the official launch of 8K Radio -- one-of-a-kind, 24/7 live, digital radio for Tamil-speaking Community in the U.S. 8K Radio is aiming to bridge the 8000 miles between Tamilnadu and the U.S. 8K Radio can be conveniently downloaded as an App for Android and iOS, as well as accessed via web in three time zones: Eastern, Central and Pacific. With the best of Tamil music, infotainment and entertainment - 8K Radio is exclusively created for Tamil-Americans.

Originated from a newly built, state-of-the-art production studios and seamlessly delivered from a broadcast facilities in Chennai, India and East Brunswick, New Jersey, USA - the 8K Radio offers not just the best and the latest of Tamil hits, news and entertainment, but also invites the listeners to participate in the 8K Radio polls and contests, to interact with the 8K Radio RJ’s, to openly debate and discuss topics that important to them, to get the latest gossip on Tamil celebrities -- and so much more!

The official launch has been celebrated on July 3rd and July 4th during the largest and the most prominent annual event in Tamil-American community – FeTNA 2015 (http://www.fetna2015.org).

Suresh Venkatachari, Founder and Chairman of 8K Miles Media Group said, “8K Radio has been long awaited and breached the gap for Tamil-Americans that were missing news, information and entertainment in native language up until today. At the same time, 8K Radio is the first 100% original media property created and successfully launched by our Company”.

Michael E. Lakshin, CEO of 8K Miles Media Group continued, “8K Radio Tamil together with NE Media and other potential acquisition targets -- is our way to consolidated highly fragmented South Asian media by providing high quality syndicated content both, local & “from home”, through vastly diversified media services from broadcast to satellite to cable to digital, to the South Asian diaspora in the U.S., Canada Worldwide in the key-spoken languages, such as: Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Urdu, Guajarati, Punjabi and Bengali.”

“I am very excited in welcoming our listeners to be an essential part of the 8K Radio greater future”, added RJ Dheena, original creator of 8K Radio who is leading the young team of multi-talented RJ’s from Chennai working behind microphones to produce the most unique and exciting content in Tamil language.

The official launched of 8K Radio was crowned by the 2-hours celebrity show hosted by RJ Dheena together with two other famous Tamil stars: “Tamilian Eddie Murphy” - comedian Gopi, and one of the oldest Tamilian RJ’s, B.H. Abdul Hameed, who is the household voice for several generations of Tamilians and Tamil-Americans.

The 8K Radio Launch Tour will continue throughout July 2015 in the following cities in the U.S.:

  • July 11 – Chicago
  • July 12 – Houston
  • July 17 – Dallas
  • July 18 – Washington D.C.
  • July 19 - Atlanta

You may also upload all events from the 8K Radio Tamil Events page: http://tamil.8kradio.com/#/events

SAN FRANCISCO, State of California
Wednesday, March 11, 2015