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Comedian Bill Burr to Perform at Celebrity Theatre

Bill Burr is one of the top comedic voices of his generation achieving success in TV and film as well as on the live stage. Live Nation welcomes him to Celebrity Theatre on Saturday, October 5 at 8 p.m.

Selling out theaters all over the world, Bill is a regular on Letterman, Conan O’Brien and Jimmy Fallon, and has a recurring role on the AMC hit show, Breaking Bad.  Bill’s ‘Monday Morning Podcast’ is one of the most downloaded comedy podcasts on iTunes. On the podcast he speaks off the cuff and without reservation about his life, going on tour and sports.

His third hour-long comedy special, You People Are All The Same, is now available for download through his website. Bill can be seen in the Paul Feig film The Heat alongside Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy, which premiered on June 28. He also appeared in Stand Up Guys, out earlier this year.

In 2014 Bill can be seen in two motion pictures: Walk of Shame alongside Elizabeth Banks and Black and White alongside Kevin Costner.

Tickets will go on sale this Friday, August 16 at 10 a.m. Tickets will be available at LiveNation.com and the box office.

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Comedian Bill Burr to Perform at Celebrity Theatre

Bill Burr is one of the top comedic voices of his generation achieving success in TV and film as well as on the live stage. Live Nation welcomes him to Celebrity Theatre on Saturday, October 5 at 8 p.m.

Selling out theaters all over the world, Bill is a regular on Letterman, Conan O’Brien and Jimmy Fallon, and has a recurring role on the AMC hit show, Breaking Bad.  Bill’s ‘Monday Morning Podcast’ is one of the most downloaded comedy podcasts on iTunes. On the podcast he speaks off the cuff and without reservation about his life, going on tour and sports.

His third hour-long comedy special, You People Are All The Same, is now available for download through his website. Bill can be seen in the Paul Feig film The Heat alongside Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy, which premiered on June 28. He also appeared in Stand Up Guys, out earlier this year.

In 2014 Bill can be seen in two motion pictures: Walk of Shame alongside Elizabeth Banks and Black and White alongside Kevin Costner.

Tickets will go on sale this Friday, August 16 at 10 a.m. Tickets will be available at LiveNation.com and the box office.

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Win American Music Awards Prizes With "Share Happiness" at Mellow Mushroom

This summer, Coca-Cola® is partnering with Live Nation® and American Music Awards® for a ‘Share Happiness’ promotion occurring exclusively at Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers. Two lucky guests will win a VIP experience to the 2013 American Music Awards® in Los Angeles, and over 6,000 instant win prizes are available throughout the promotion including Live Nation® Concert Cash® and Mellow Mushroom gift cards.

In addition to the grand prize trips and instant win prizes, guests will also have the opportunity to share virtual e-cards to friends and family, all related to the ‘Share Happiness’ and music concept of this promotion.

Annica Kreider, VP of Brand Development for Mellow Mushroom HQ, is thrilled to provide this promotion and experience to our guests. “Mellow Mushroom is a brand that provides every guest with something unique and different, from the food and craft beer to the music, restaurant décor and atmosphere. We feel this Share Happiness that leverages the Coca-Cola® partnerships with Live Nation® and also with American Music Awards® provides a natural extension of this brand experience: allowing us to give our guests the opportunity to win something they couldn’t buy – a VIP experience to the American Music Awards®. The ability to win Live Nation® instant prizes and create unique Mellow e-cards will also add a fun brand engagement that we know our guests will love.”

Play “Spin the Coke Bottle” at your table, an in-store digital table top game where guests can interact and learn more about each other with a series of conversation starters and trivia questions, centered around music, Coca-Cola® and Mellow—all reinforcing the fun elements of this exciting summer giveaway.

“The ‘Spin the Coke Bottle’ in-store digital table top game that we have added as an experiential element of the Share Happiness summer promotion is sure to provide our guests with something they have never seen before: a fun, unique way to interact with their table mates,” states Kreider.

About Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers:
Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers was founded in 1974 in Atlanta, Georgia. This franchise, operated under Home-Grown Industries of Georgia, Inc., is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. For 39 years, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers has been serving up fresh stone baked pizzas to order in an eclectic, art filled and family friendly environment. Each Mellow has a unique vibe focused around great customer service and high quality food. Mellow Mushroom is a proud partner of the Share Our Strength organization and also of the Dine Out for No Kid Hungry program; the latter runs every September. Take the pledge and learn how you can help end childhood hunger by 2015 at www.shareourstrength.org. 

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Phoenix's Premier Amphitheater Renamed Ak-Chin Pavilion

 

Live Nation is proud to announce a partnership agreement with the  Ak-Chin Indian Community that includes the naming rights for Desert Sky Pavilion in PhoenixThe building will now be called Ak-Chin Pavilion. The venue will be host to an all-star lineup of performers this year including Pitbull & Ke$ha , Big Time Rush & Victoria Justice (6/25), Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival (7/5), Kid Rock (7/24), Luke Bryan (7/27), Train (8/7), Rascal Flatts (9/12), Keith Urban (9/29), John Mayer (10/2), Depeche Mode (10/8), Jason Aldean (10/17) and more to be announced in the coming weeks.

akchin2“The Ak-Chin Indian Community has long standing roots in Arizona and have always believed that investing in our community is the right thing to do,” said Ak-Chin Tribal Chairman Louis J. Manuel, Jr. “We are excited about this partnership with Live Nation and working together to bring quality live entertainment to the Valley.”

“We couldn’t be happier to enter into this marketing relationship with the Ak-Chin Indian Community at our premier live entertainment venue in Phoenix,” said Maureen Ford, president of Live Nation’s Venue Network. “Their community and entrepreneurial spirit makes this sponsorship alliance a great fit, enabling them to reach, engage and connect with live music fans at our venue.”

Desert Sky Pavilion, which is operated by Live Nation, first opened in November of 1990 with a concert by Billy Joel. The 20,000-seat amphitheater is used mainly for concerts but is also available for other functions and has hosted events such as graduations, seminars, speaking engagements and company outings. It also recently served as additional parking for the NASCAR race fans. The Pavilion is also the only Phoenix Point of Pride in Maryvale.

About Ak-Chin Indian Community:

The Ak-Chin Indian Community is nestled into the Santa Cruz Valley of Southern Arizona. The Community lies 58 miles south of Phoenix in the northwestern part of Pinal County.  Ak-Chin is an O’odham word translated to mean “mouth of the wash” or “place where the wash loses itself in the sand or ground.” Ak-Chin has an enrollment of more than 947 tribal members and a land base of just over 22,000 acres. The Ak-Chin Indian Community has a variety of business enterprises including Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino Resort, Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club and UltraStar Multi-tainment Center at Ak-Chin Circle.

About Live Nation Entertainment:

Live Nation Entertainment is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster.com, Live Nation Concerts, Artist Nation Management and Live Nation Media/Sponsorship. For additional information, visitwww.livenation.com/investors.

 

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Amphitheatre renamed Ak-Chin Pavilion

Live Nation announced a partnership agreement with the Ak-Chin Indian Community that includes the naming rights for Desert Sky Pavilion in Phoenix.  The building will now be called Ak-Chin Pavilion. The venue will be host to an all-star lineup of performers this year including Pitbull & Ke$ha tomorrow night, Big Time Rush & Victoria Justice (6/25), Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival (7/5), Kid Rock (7/24), Luke Bryan (7/27), Train (8/7), Rascal Flatts (9/12), Keith Urban (9/29), John Mayer (10/2), Depeche Mode (10/8), Jason Aldean (10/17) and more to be announced in the coming weeks.

“The Ak-Chin Indian Community has long standing roots in Arizona and have always believed that investing in our community is the right thing to do,” said Ak-Chin Tribal Chairman Louis J. Manuel, Jr. “We are excited about this partnership with Live Nation and working together to bring quality live entertainment to the Valley.”

“We couldn’t be happier to enter into this marketing relationship with the Ak-Chin Indian Community at our premier live entertainment venue in Phoenix,” said Maureen Ford, president of Live Nation’s Venue Network. “Their community and entrepreneurial spirit makes this sponsorship alliance a great fit, enabling them to reach, engage and connect with live music fans at our venue.”

Desert Sky Pavilion, which is operated by Live Nation, first opened in November of 1990 with a concert by Billy Joel. The 20,000-seat amphitheatre is used mainly for concerts but is also available for other functions and has hosted events such as graduations, seminars, speaking engagements & company outings. It also recently served as additional parking for the NASCAR race fans. The Pavilion is also the only Phoenix Point of Pride in Maryvale.