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SKILLET and THEFT have just been confirmed as special guests for select dates on CREED‘s “$20-10 $Tour” dates, with RED also appearing at several concerts. As previously announced, “The $20-$10 Tour” kicks offon July 28th in Washington D.C., and was named because the first 2,010 reserved seats are $20 all-in. This means fans pay a flat rate with no added service charges, and the remaining seats will be priced at $20 or $10, plus applicable ticketing fees. A full itinerary and lineup can be found below.
GRAMMY-nominated recording group SKILLET is set to take their explosive live show on the road once again in support of their highly acclaimed album, AWAKE, which made a blockbuster debut on the Billboard 200, entering the chart at #2. The album continues to reign as a favorite, ascending the upper half of the Billboard 200. AWAKE is highlighted by the Top 5 Active Rock smash, “Monster” and the electrifying, “Hero,” which is currently Top 25 at the format. For up-to-the-minute news and information, visit www.skillet.com or www.myspace.com/skilletmusic.
THEFT‘s spiraling anthem “Breathing Underwater” became the theme for the late DJ AM‘s much-publicized intervention series, Gone Too Far, and the blistering and emotional song “Never Be The Same” was chosen as the theme song for the upcoming MTV show ‘If You Really Knew Me,’ premiering later in 2010. The band was recently honored to write original music for the award winning documentary show “True Life” as the series’ first guest composers.
Formed in Nashville, Tennessee over four years ago, RED made an immediate impact with its 2006 Grammy-nominated debut album, End of Silence, which featured the band’s signature sound of sonic layering, rich orchestration and visceral dynamics on the rock radio hits “Breathe Into Me” and “Already Over.” Red brought back producer Rob Graves and mixer Ben Grosse for their second album, Innocence & Instinct, whichboasted their Top 10 rock radio hit “Death of Me.” Innocence & Instinct earned Red a 2010 Grammy nomination for the Best Rock or Rap Gospel Album, and the band won “Rock Album Of The Year” at the 2010 Dove Awards. Red’s nearly non-stop road experience has included tours with artists such as Papa Roach, Sevendust, Three Days Grace, Flyleaf, Buckcherry and Seether, among others.
“The $20-$10 Tour” will feature new songs from CREED such as “Rain,” “Overcome” and”A Thousand Faces”from Full Circle, the band’s 2009 release and first new album in eight years, as well as hits such as “Higher,” “My Sacrifice,” “With Arms Wide Open,””One”and “What’s This Life For.”
Citi(R) cardmembers will have access to pre-sale tickets through Citi’s Private Pass(R) Program beginning in select markets. For complete presale details visit www.citiprivatepass.com.
Tickets for “The 20-10 Tour” concerts will be available through all Ticketmaster outlets, through LiveNation.com, or charge-by-phone at 1-800-745-3000 (except the show on August 20th in Gilford, NH). Dates and times are subject to change without notice.
Tickets for the August 20th Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion concert in Gilford, NH will be available through the venue’s Box Office, by calling 603-293-4700 and at select ticket locations. Check http://www.meadowbrook.net/?page=ticket_info for additional information.
Tickets are on sale now for the following concerts:
-August 2nd at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT
-August 20th at the Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion in Gilford, NH *
-August 25th at SPAC in Saratoga, NY
-August 3rd at the Comcast Center in Mansfield, MA
-August 6th at the Blossom Music Center in Cleveland, OH
-August 14th at Verizon Wireless Music Center in Indianapolis, IN
-August 18th at Toyota Pavilion in Scranton, PA
-August 21st at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ
-August 24th at the Nikon at Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh, NY
-August 31st at the Cruzan Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach, FL
-September 1st at the Ford Amphitheatre at the Florida State Grounds in Tampa, FL
- Tickets go on sale Saturday, May 1st at 10:00 AM for the following concerts:
-July 31st Darien Lake Performing Arts Center concert in Darien, NY
-August 9th Tyson Event Center/Gateway Arena concert in Sioux City, IA
-August 13th Riverbend Music Center concert in Cincinnati, OH
-August 17th Susquehanna Bank Center concert in Camden, NJ
- Tickets go on sale Saturday, May 1st at Noon for the concert on August 15th at the First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre in Chicago, IL
· Tickets go on sale Friday, May 7th at 10:00 AM for the following concerts:
-July 28th at Jiffy Lube Live (formerly Nissan Pavilion) in Washington, D.C.
-August 27th Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creekconcert in Raleigh, NC
-August 28th at the Virginia Beach Amphitheater in Virginia Beach, VA
· Tickets go on sale Friday, May 7th at 12:00 midnight for the concert on July 30th at Soaring Eagle Casino in Mt. Pleasant, MI *
· Tickets go on sale Saturday, May 15th at 10:00 AM for the concert on August 29th at Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood in Atlanta, GA
· Tickets go on sale Saturday, May 22nd at 10:00 AM for the following:
-September 3rd at the Superpages.com Center in Dallas, TX
-September 4th at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in Houston, TX
· Tickets go on sale Friday, June 18th at 10:00 AM for the concert on Saturday, August 7th at Constitution Park in Ft. Macoy, WI *
Additional concerts and ticket on-sale information will be announced shortly. Visit www.creed.com for updated tour and ticket information.
Creed has sold close to 35 million albums and has performed live in front of millions since forming in 1995. Creed was the first act to have seven consecutive number one rock radio singles, four of which came off of their debut album, 1997’s My Own Prison. That album has sold more than six million copies in the U.S., and the follow-up, Human Clay, was certified Diamond for sales in excess of 11 million copies. Weathered, their third album, tied The Beatles’ Anthology for the most consecutive weeks at number one on Billboard‘s Top 200 chart. After disbanding in 2003, Creed reunited for a three-month North American tour in the fall of 2009. Following the tour, the band released their fourth album, Full Circle, which debuted on Billboard’s Top 200 chart at number two, behind Michael Jackson’s This Is It. Creed has received numerous accolades, including several American Music and Billboard Awards, and the band won the GRAMMY for Best Rock Song for “With Arms Wide Open.”
“THE 20-10 TOUR” Itinerary
WED 28-Jul Washington, D.C. Jiffy Lube Live # ^
FRI 30-Jul Mt. Pleasant, MI Soaring Eagle Casino * ^
SAT 31-Jul Darien, NY Darien Lake Performing Arts Center ^
MON 2-Aug Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena # ^
TUE 3-Aug Mansfield, MA Comcast Center + ^
THU 5-Aug Orillia, ON Casino Rama Entertainment Casino*
FRI 6-Aug Cleveland, OH Blossom Music Center + ^
SAT 7-Aug Ft. Macoy, WI Constitution Park * ^
MON 9-Aug Sioux City, IA Tyson Events Center / Gateway Arena # ^
TUES 10-Aug Sturgis, SD Rock N the Rally * # ^
FRI 13-Aug Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center # ^
SAT 14-Aug Indianapolis, IN Verizon Wireless Music Center # ^
SUN 15-Aug Chicago, IL First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre # ^
TUE 17-Aug Camden, NJ Susquehanna Bank Center # ^
WED 18-Aug Scranton, PA Toyota Pavilion # ^
FRI 20-Aug Gilford, NH Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion * # ^
SAT 21-Aug Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center ^
TUE 24-Aug Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater # ^
WED 25-Aug Saratoga, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center # ^
FRI 27-Aug Raleigh, NC Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek # ^
SAT 28-Aug Virginia Beach, VA Virginia Beach Amphitheater + ^
SUN 29-Aug Atlanta, GA Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood # ^
TUE 31-Aug West Palm Beach, FL Cruzan Amphitheatre # ^
WED 1-Sep Tampa, FL Ford Amphitheatre ^
FRI 3-Sep Dallas, TX Superpages.com Center # ^
SAT 4-Sep Houston, TX Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion + ^
*These select shows do not include specially priced tickets.
# with special guest Skillet
^ with special guest Theft
+ with special guest Red