Gotv is a 24-hour music and animation channel based in Vienna, Austria. The channel launched on October 1, 2002. The channel targets audiences in Austria, but is also widely available throughout Europe. GoTV features music from established and underground local artists, as well as music particularly from Europe and North America. The channel is marketed through the German language. The channel features a broad music policy playing a mix of music from pop to rock, hip-hop to dance, heavy metal to alternative and everything in between. Though the channel is primarily marketed towards Austrian TV viewers, the channel is widely available throughout Europe on Astra satellite. The channel also offers viewers the latest news, events guide, competitions, music and film promos.
Prior to the channels launch a local music channel TIV broadcast in 1996 on UPC Telekabel in Vienna. With its success go tv CEO Thomas Maderbacher became a majority stakeholder in ET Multimedia and helped to launch Go TV on October 1, 2002. It became Austria’s first youth and music channel. Upon its launch it was available to 1 million viewers and available on 50% of digital cable operators in Austria.
GoTV expanded into other parts of Europe when it began to broadcast unencrypted via Astra 19.2°E on May 1, 2004. The channel generally targets German speaking territories, mainly Austria. The channel is also available across Europe and is also available on some digital television providers in Switzerland, Netherlands and Germany.
New frequency of GoTV and GoTV HD
Astra 1KR/1L/1M/1N at (19.2° East) : 11273 H 22000 2/3