The Launch Concert Series

The Launch Concert Series - Poster

The Launch Concert Series

Year: 2018
Genre: Entertainment

Following 6 highly anticipated episodes of CTV’s landmark series THE LAUNCH, the chosen artists from each episode (6 in total) will have been swept away into the whirlwind marketing, PR and music production machine of CTV and Big Machine Records. Their singles will be all over the radio and Canada will know their faces well. We capture their excitement and talent as they perform two songs they used to audition for Scott Borchetta and other celebrity judges – an original song, and a cover hit – and their new single, performed for the first time ever as “chosen Artist” in front of an audience! Companion edits give us a glimpse into the home lives of the chosen artists, and feature outtakes from The Launch that never made it to air. We also get a peek into the PR machine that has made these individuals famous literally overnight.

Episodes

Episode 1

We celebrate The Launch’s first chosen artist, Logan Staats! He joins Chloe Wilde in studio to perform three songs including “The Lucky Ones.” We also visit Logan’s home town of Six Nations Of The Grand River and spend time with the Chief. Also, outtakes of the one-on-one mentor sessions with Shania Twain & busbee including a special message from the legendary Scott Borchetta.

Episode 2

“Ain’t Easy”; outtakes from celeb mentors Ryan Tedder & Jennifer Nettles; hosted by Liz Trinnear.

Episode 3

The newly launched rock and roll trio The Static Shift perform three song including their new hit single, ‘Wide Awake.’ We head home to Calgary with 19-year-olds Mitchell, Keone, and Isaiah to see where they first met, plus, we show you a never-before-seen pep talk with mentor and superstar Nikki Sixx. Hosted by Chloe Wilde.

Episode 4

Chosen Artist POESY impresses the audience with epic renditions of her new song “Soldier Of Love,” Sia’s “The Greatest” and original song “To The Lighthouse.” POESY also takes us back home to Ancaster, Ontario where her musical dreams began, and we see exclusive footage of Scott Borchetta and Stephan Moccio in studio as they record the latest #1 hit from The Launch.

Episode 5

The latest Chosen Artist, Jayd Ink, performs three songs including her new hit single, “Codes.” Plus, exclusive extras from her mentor sessions with Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Julia Michaels, music mogul Scott Borchetta and hitmaker Ian Kirkpatrick. Also, an intimate visit to her hometown of Toronto, Ontario.

You Might Also Like

Barbelle

From a team of Canadian female rising stars comes a brand new series following the story of two queer pop musicians as they navigate the ups and downs of celebrity in the digital age.

Etalk at the Oscars: Road to the Red Carpet

Cameras take viewers behind the scenes of Canada’s number one entertainment show Etalk as the team prepares for the 90th Academy Awards. 

Life Outside Wrestling

Take a behind the scenes look of WrestleCentre like you’ve never seen before. This documentary series follows the real lives of the wrestlers you see on WrestleCentre TV.

Arranged Marriage

A Bollywood Musical comes to life in this behind-the-scenes documentary set at Ryerson University.

In the Dead of Winter

In the Dead of Winter festival is an acoustic-based festival held annually in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on the last weekend of January. The festival brings together a variety of musicians to showcase the diversity of acoustic music in the Atlantic Region. IDOW not only celebrate the excellence of our musicians but also provides venues for artists who have not yet had the opportunity to perform their music to a wider audience.

Volta

Inspired in part by the adventurous spirit that fuels the culture of action sports, VOLTA weaves acrobatics in a visually striking world driven by a stirring melodic score.

TORUK – The First Flight

Cirque du Soleil presents the cinematographic adaptation of TORUK – The First Flight, a multimedia experience inspired by James Cameron’s Avatar and imagined by Cirque du Soleil. Filmed in Montreal in December 2015 at the worldwide premiere.

House of God

Take a look inside some of the most popular and unique churches, moques, synagogues, and temples you walk or drive by every day. Meet their members, find out why they have become staples in their own communities, and how they continue to grow.

Neville in my Backyard

Once upon a time, in the Eastern part of the City, a wild animal came to stay. But for the residents of Neville Park, a coyote’s arrival is no fairy tale. Small pets are killed, parents fear for the lives of their children and at the Town Hall meetings, the battle lines are drawn. Soon we learn that not everyone is so eager for the departure of their new furry friend. Sean Liliani and Sarah Martin have had a passion for this story and followed it for more than three years. This is their look at how one wild animal transforms a community after making their backyards its home.

Extreme Actor

In Extreme Actor follow Tony as he prepares for many roles, meets the amazing people behind the characters, and pushes his limits to walk, run & jump in someone else’s shoes!

Climate Talks with Kids

Young kids sit down with parents, teachers, a city councilor, and others to talk about climate change. How do kids and adults feel about this issue? What scares them? Should we be worried?

Making Movies: The Canadian Way

Sit down with host Thom Ernst for this in depth interview show that explores the world of Canadian Cinema and Television and the people who make it happen.