KabelKiosk adds C Music TV

By Robert Briel
January 14, 2010 08.17 UK

C Music TV, the classical, cinematic and chillout music-video channel, has announced it will launch on Eutelsatís KabelKiosk cable distribution network later this week.

KabelKiosk is the German headend-in-the sky supplying European digital cable systems with pay- TV channels via the Eurobird 9A satellite.

C Music TV will be included within the Lifestyle, Music & Emotion and Family XL packages. The channel, which does not carry advertising breaks, will also start using Conax encryption for the first time.

Agreement was reached for C Music TV by Stephan Koenigfeld at CC Content Company in Germany with Martina Rutenbeck, MD of the Eutelsat VisaVision GmbH.

This deal further extends C Music TVís reach throughout Europe, which includes paid carriage in more than 20 countries. It is offered by, amongst others, MEO and Vodafone in Portugal; UPC in Bulgaria, Czech Republic and Romania; Alice in Germany and Free and Neuf in France. C Music TVís international distribution outside German speaking territories is handled by Paris based distribution agents Thema.