You Wanted More of Fremont Street Experience’s Free
‘Rock of Vegas’ Summer Concert Series
Sister Hazel and Tonic is “All For You” on July 20
You Wanted More of Fremont Street Experience’s Rock of Vegas summer concert series and it’s All For You as Sister Hazel and Tonic take the stage for a free concert on Saturday, July 20 at 9 p.m. on the 1st Street Stage. The legendary downtown Las Vegas entertainment venue will transform into summer’s alternative destination through Labor Day weekend with a free concert series that showcases a stellar lineup of bands that take music to the edge.
Sister Hazel debuted on the mainstream music scene with their second album Somewhere More Familiar, which featured the smash hit “All For You.” Throughout the years Sister Hazel’s creative train just keeps rolling. In 2009 they released their seventh studio album, Release, which was well received, reaching the band’s highest spot ever (#37) on the Billboard Album Charts, topping even their platinum disc, Somewhere More Familiar. They are keeping the momentum going withHeartland Highway, marking the band’s quickest album-to-album turnaround in their 15-plus-year career. The group’s eighth full-length album, Heartland Highway, reflects the journey for both the band and the listeners.
Tonic stormed the charts with their debut album, Lemon Parade and its monster hit, “If You Could Only See.” They continued their streak by releasing two additional studio albums, Sugar and Head on Straight, the latter of which was nominated for a Grammy. The band’s lead single, “You Wanted More,” was also featured in the movie, “American Pie.” With more than six Top 10 singles, more than 4 million records sold, two Grammy nominations and numerous awards, platinum albums and hit songs around the world, Tonic is a musical powerhouse.
Free Headliner Concerts
Throughout the summer, Fremont Street Experience will provide the ultimate nirvana for rock music fans with an exciting lineup of performances that include:Theory of a Deadman on Sunday, May 19; Fuel and Lit on May 25; Hinder on June 8; JBL presents: Summerland Tour 2013 – Everclear, Live, Filter and Sponge on June 29; Three Days Grace on Thursday, July 4; Sister Hazel and Tonic on July 20; Eve 6 on July 27; The Presidents of the United States of America on Aug. 3; Third Eye Blind on Aug. 17 and Puddle of Mudd on Aug. 31. All concerts start at 9 p.m.
Nevermind is an alternative rock themed cover band produced by Face Productions that will create the haunting and memorable sounds that we all know and love including “Smells Like Teen Spirit” by Nirvana, “Stupid Girl” by Garbage, “Don’t Speak” by No Doubt, “Man in a Box” by Alice in Chains, “Come to My Window” by Melissa Etheridge, “Fly Away” Lenny Kravitz and many more. Nevermind is a custom Las Vegas band which will perform six nights a week, Fridays through Wednesdays beginning May 24, throughout the summer on Fremont Street Experience.
Rockin’ Viva Vision Shows
Seven nights a week, Viva Vision (the world’s largest video screen at 1,500 feet long and 90 feet wide) showcases custom productions synced to the smash hits of some of rock’s most legendary bands. The nightly lineup of Viva Vision shows includes the newest Viva Vision show “Heart – Crazy on Vegas” built around three of the band’s most iconic and popular songs: “Magic Man,” “Barracuda” and “Crazy on You.” Viva Vision also showcases “Bon Jovi – Wanted in Vegas,” which features the three songs “It’s My Life,” “Who Says You Can’t Go Home” and the band’s signature song, and one of rock’s most memorable anthems, “Livin’ On A Prayer.” Other shows featured are “A Tribute to Queen,” “The Doors – Strange Days in Vegas” and more.
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About Fremont Street Experience
Fremont Street Experience, a five-block entertainment district located in historic downtown Las Vegas features Viva Vision, the world’s largest video screen – 1,500 feet long, 90 feet wide and suspended 90 feet above the urban pedestrian mall. Viva Vision features nightly spectacular light and sounds shows with 12.5 million LED lights and a 550,000-watt sound system. Fremont Street Experience is a one-of-a-kind venue that includes free nightly concerts and entertainment on three stages. With direct pedestrian access to 10 casinos, more than 60 restaurants and specialty retail kiosks, Fremont Street Experience attracts over 17 million annual visitors.