Entertainment

Creed’s 20-10 Tour Stops At Mohegan Sun

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

Rockers stand up to rising ticket prices by launching “The 20-10 Tour”

Following their long-awaited Full Circle 2009 reunion tour, Creed announces “The 20-10 Tour,” to stand up against rising concert costs with tickets specially priced at $20.00 and $10.00.  “The 20-10 Tour” will be live at Mohegan Sun Arena on Monday, August 2nd at 7:30pm.

Tickets go on sale Friday, April 23rd at 10:00am through Ticketmaster.  Ticketmaster customers may log onto ticketmaster.com; call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge by Phone number 1.800.745.3000; or visit any Ticketmaster outlet.  Tickets will also be available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office starting Saturday, April 24th, subject to availability.

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 #1 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 #1 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 #2, 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.” 

Mohegan Sun Arena is ranked the 4th best venue by Billboard Magazine and was the 2008 recipient of a Country Music Award for “Casino of The Year.” For more information on concerts and other great events at Mohegan Sun, visit mohegansun.com.  For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.

Carlos Santana Universal Tone Tour 2010 At Mohegan Sun

Wednesday, April 14th, 2010

Live performance in the Arena with special guest Steve Winwood

Carlos Santana’s Universal Tone Tour 2010 gets underway on June 30th with an initial North American leg running through early August.  Carlos and the Santana Band will be joined on the road by special guest Steve Winwood, who will open the dates. The tour will be making a stop at Mohegan Sun Arena on Wednesday, July 21st at 7:00pm.

Tickets are $85.50 and $65.50 and go on sale Saturday, April 17th at 10:00am through Ticketmaster.  Ticketmaster customers may log on to ticketmaster.com; call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number 1.800.745.3000; or visit any Ticketmaster outlet.  Tickets will also be available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office beginning on Sunday, April 18th, subject to availability.

The Universal Tone Tour 2010 will feature hits from Santana’s four-decade-long career as well as songs from a brand-new studio album that Carlos Santana is currently putting finishing touches on. Santana’s most recent release was the 2010 reissue of Supernatural as a 2-CD Legacy Edition—featuring eleven previously-unissued bonus tracks—in celebration of the classic nine-time Grammy-winning album’s 10th anniversary. 

Steve Winwood’s latest studio effort, Nine Lives, released in 2008, was his first solo album since 2003′s About Time. The set debuted at #12 on The Billboard 200 chart, selling about 26,000 copies during its first week in stores.

Exclusive Best Seat ticket presales for the Carlos Santana Universal Tone Tour 2010 will take place on SantanaFanClub.com starting April 13th.  Sign up for the SantanaFanClub.com mailing list to receive additional information about specific presale start times, which will be sent out to all subscribers on April 12th.

Mohegan Sun Arena is ranked the 4th best venue by Billboard Magazine and was the 2008 recipient of a Country Music Award for “Casino of The Year.” For more information on concerts and other great events at Mohegan Sun, visit mohegansun.com.  For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.

S.H.E. x Gary Chaw Crossover Live 2010 At Mohegan Sun

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

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S.H.E. x Gary Chaw Crossover Live will be performing at Mohegan Sun Arena Sunday, June 20th.  The show will have two performances; the first at 2:00am and the second at 2:00pm. 

Tickets are $168.00, $128.00, $88.00 and $48.00 and go on sale Friday, April 16th.  Tickets can be purchased through on Sunday Entertainment Concepts, Inc. based out of New York at 646.602.6262 or visit www.sundayusa.us/tickets

S.H.E is a Taiwanese girl group formed in 2001 and named after the first letter of each member’s first name – Selina, Hebe and Ella.  S.H.E. has recorded twelve albums with sales exceeding 4.5 million, and set ticketing records in each of their two concert tours in Asia.  The group received an award for “Best Group” at the Golden Melody Awards in 2003 and is also an eight-time winner of the Global Chinese Music Award for “Best Group” given annually by a group of seven radio stations. 

S.H.E will kick off their first out-of-Asia World Tour at Mohegan Sun with another popular singer, Gary Chaw.  Chaw is renowned for his great stage charisma, wide vocal range and rich voice and has achieved huge success in Taiwan, Malaysia, Hong Kong and Singapore.  He also does a lot of compositions and wrote many chart-topping songs in Taiwan for other singers including Aaron Kwok and S.H.E.   Chaw won “Best Mandarin Singer” at the Golden Melody Awards in 2008 and his most recent concert tour of Asia, “Welcome To My World,” was a great success.

Mohegan Sun Arena is ranked the 4th best venue by Billboard Magazine and was the 2008 recipient of a Country Music Award for “Casino of The Year.” For more information on concerts and other great events at Mohegan Sun, visit mohegansun.com/888.  For information on this week’s schedule, call the Asian Marketing Hotline at 1.888.999.9977.