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Live Nation Celebrates National Concert Week 2019

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As readers of the PiercingMetal website already know, we are absolutely passionate about the live concert scene and find ourselves out and about a few times each week seeing shows to discuss with you. If we’re not doing that we’re entering an almost endless amount of things to do on our Regional Events Calendar and with this in mind I’m happy to share the news about Live Nation’s 2019 National Concert Week. Take a look at the press release down below and I’ll return at the close with some additional editorial rumblings.

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The Press Release:
Today Live Nation revealed their fifth annual National Concert Week will take place from May 1st through May 7th and give fans the exclusive opportunity to purchases tickets for just $20 (all-in including fees). Kicking off an epic summer concert season, the offer will include over two million tickets to 2,800+ in-demand shows from Live Nation’s upcoming roster of tours across North America. The tickets will cross multiple genres for every type of live event fan, including Country, Hip-Hop, Latin, Metal, Rock, Pop, and Comedy.
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Live Nation Announces Exclusive 2019 “Ticket To Rock” Summer Bundles

Unless you’ve been living under a rock or just not paying attention to the kind of stuff that we’ve been putting out there, you know full well that we love the live concert scene here at the PiercingMetal Media Command HQ very, very much. We not only list about a thousand events on our popular calendar every year (seen HERE so please bookmark it) but we also end up attending about a hundred shows as well for the purposes of bringing you into the moment with a story or photo gallery to spark your own interest in bands you’ve known about or ones that you need to know about. Just a short time ago, the fine folks at Live Nation unveiled some awesome news. Check it out.

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The Press Release:
Today Live Nation unveiled details for the 2019 Ticket to Rock– one ticket that gets fans in to some of the hottest rock shows all summer long. Artists included in this year’s package are: Alice in Chains, Breaking Benjamin, Behemoth, Chevelle, Gojira, Korn, Slipknot, Underoath, Volbeat & more. Full lineups and dates for the participating tours to be announced soon. In select cities, Shinedown and Slayer will also be a part of the package.

Ticket to Rock makes it easier than ever for fans to get tickets to see some of their most anticipated rock bands live at an amphitheater near them this summer. The 3 show packages start at just $59 and 4 show packages in select cities that include Shinedown or Slayer start at $69. Ticket packages will go on sale beginning today at 12pm local time at LiveNation.com.
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Live Nation Launches “National Concert Week” w $20 Ticket Offer (4/30-5/8)

You readers probably already have realized this but we just love live concerts here at the PiercingMetal Media Command HQ and that made this recent news by the folks at Live Nation all the more interesting to me. Check out the full press release below.

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The Press Release:
Today Live Nation announced ‘National Concert Week’ will take place April 30 through May 8 with an exclusive $20 all-in ticket offer for fans to celebrate the kickoff to its biggest summer season. The deal will include over 1.5 million tickets to 2,000+ shows across Live Nation’s roster of summer tours including Comedy, Country, Hip-Hop, Latin, Metal, Rock, Pop, and more.

For one week only, fans can get their hands on the $20 all-in tickets Monday, April 30 at 8:00 am local time at NCW.LiveNation.com, through Tuesday, May 8 at 11:59 pm local time.

DJ Khaled shared his excitement about the ticket offer from 45,000 feet, encouraging music fans to nab their tickets to the hottest summer shows. Watch the video HERE.

Produced by Live Nation, National Concert Week is a time for artists and fans to celebrate their love of live music. To launch the week, Live Nation will hold a special media event in New York featuring dozens of their touring artists.
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Attention: LiveNation Expands “Festival Passport” For 2018

There was a lot of news to share today and this bit from the folks at LiveNation struck me as rather interesting. Check it out below.

The Press Release:
Today Live Nation announces the return of its one of a kind Festival Passport, and also reveals major expansions to the program for 2018.

After selling out in its inaugural year, Live Nation is expanding the epic experience by more than doubling the number of Festival Passports available for 2018 to 2,500 passes, granting purchasers GA access to the 100+ participating festivals around the globe. Additionally, Live Nation is excited to offer music enthusiasts the first ever VIP Festival Passport, granting 100 lucky purchasers VIP entry. The GA tier of the Festival Passport is priced at $999 USD, while the VIP tier is $5,000 USD.

Festival Passport holders will have access to more festivals this year than ever before, with unlimited admission to over 100 of Live Nation’s unique festivals around the world including Austin City Limits Music Festival (US), Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival (US), Download (UK, Spain, France, Australia), Electric Daisy Carnival (US), Falls Festival (Australia), Firenze Rocks (Italy), Governors Ball Music Festival (US), Lollapalooza (Germany, France, US), Rock Werchter (Belgium), Sasquatch! Music Festival (US), and many more. In addition, Sydney City Limits (Australia), Creamfields (China), RedFestDXB (UAE), Impact Festival (Poland), Openair Frauenfeld (Switzerland), and Edinburgh Summer Sessions (UK) are new festivals added to the Festival Passport for 2018. For a full map of participating festivals around the world, click HERE.
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Livenation Announces “Ticket To Rock” Multiple-Ticket Combos For 2018

Some of you might remember that we shared this kind of news last year and well, if you don’t you are falling behind in your recording of the activities of the PiercingMetal Command HQ so get back on point 🙂 I’m just kidding, but earlier today we received this little bit of concert information and think this kind of thing is absolutely awesome. Check out the lengthy press release and mark down the shows in your area that you wish to attend. Here we go.

The Press Release:
Live Nation announced today the highly popular Ticket to Rock program would return for the third year with exclusive ticket bundles to some of the hottest rock tours this summer including Avenged Sevenfold with Prophets of Rage, Five Finger Death Punch & Breaking Benjamin, Godsmack & Shinedown and Rob Zombie & Marilyn Manson. Ticket to Rock offers fans a low-cost way to see many of their favorite rock artists live in their area all summer long. The bundles will start at $59 and go on sale beginning today, Monday, March 5 at 12pm PT at LiveNation.com.

The successful multi-ticket bundle offerings will nearly double from 10 cities last year to 18 cities this year including Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Irvine, and more. Ticket to Rock bundles will include tickets to either 3 or 4 shows depending on the city (see details below) and will offer two tiers of tickets – lawn or reserved in the upper pavilion. Lawn ticket bundles for 3 shows will cost $59 and 4 shows will be $69. Reserved ticket bundles for 3 shows will cost $79 and 4 shows will be $89. Ticket bundles will be available to purchase in limited quantities, while supplies last. Full list of participating cities and tours can be found below.

SUMMER 2018 TICKET TO ROCK BUNDLES:

Albuquerque, NM – Isleta Amphitheater:
Avenged Sevenfold with Prophets of Rage – August 19
Five Finger Death Punch & Breaking Benjamin – July 29
Godsmack & Shinedown – August 6

Boston, MA – Xfinity Center:
Avenged Sevenfold with Prophets of Rage – July 22
Five Finger Death Punch & Breaking Benjamin – August 18
Godsmack & Shinedown – August 25
Rob Zombie & Marilyn Manson – August 8
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