Posts Tagged ‘Staind’

Aaron Lewis Brings Solo & Acoustic Concert To Mohegan Sun Arena

Monday, December 1st, 2014

One of the best Country and Rock vocalists and guitarists of our age is back at Mohegan Sun on Friday, February 20th

UNCASVILLE, CT (December 1, 2014) — The Grammy Award-nominated, multi-platinum singer, songwriter and guitarist, Aaron Lewis, makes a return to Mohegan Sun Arena for a solo & acoustic performance set for Friday, February 20th at 8:00pm.

Tickets are $30.00 and go on sale Friday, December 5th through Ticketmaster at 10:00am.  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 starting Saturday, February 6th, subject to availability.

As co-founder and lead singer of Massachusetts-based Rock band Staind, Aaron Lewis is the innovator behind some of the most memorable songs of the past decade, including the #1 single “It’s Been a While,” which spent sixteen weeks on the Billboard Modern Rock chart.

On his first full-length album, The Road, Lewis tells one story after another. Echoing traditional country, some of these tales are hilarious and heartwarming, while others are pensive and personal.  Nevertheless, they’re’ all equally powerful, vibrant and unforgeable. For Lewis, The Road, continues to wind and surprise like it always has.

Mohegan Sun Arena is now ranked consistently among the top venues in the world according to Billboard Magazine, Pollstar and Venues Today. It has won “Casino of The Year” at the Country Music Awards in 2008 & 2010 and in 2013, was voted “Arena Of The Year” at the G2E Global Gaming Conference in Las Vegas. Also in 2013, Mohegan Sun won “Casino of The Year” in 2 categories at the Academy of Country Music Awards. For more information on concerts and other great events visit Mohegan Sun. For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.

Staind Live In Concert At Mohegan Sun On May 8th

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

On Thursday, May 8th, Mohegan Sun Arena welcomes one of the most successful Rock bands of the past decade. See an exciting performance from Staind, who takes the stage for a 7:30pm concert.

Tickets are $30.00 and go on sale Saturday, February 22nd 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 Mohegan Sun Box Office on Sunday, February 23rd, subject to availability.

Ticketmaster.com will also have a limited quantity of VIP packages for fans, which includes a band meet and greet.

It seems like only yesterday, but it’s been more than a decade since Staind first exploded onto the Hard Rock vanguard.  In that time, the Massachusetts-based quartet has staked a claim as one of modern music’s most powerful and provocative outfits, combining aggressive hard rock energy with singer/songwriter Aaron Lewis’s raw, heartfelt lyricism and gift for undeniable melody resulting into a magnificent, multi-platinum career. Marked by 15 million album sales worldwide, eight top ten singles across multiple formats with three songs hitting number one and the most-played Rock song of the past decade, “It’s Been Awhile,” Staind has solidified their name as a top Hard Rock act with three out of seven albums—Break the Cycle, 14 Shades of Grey, and Chapter V—debuting at #1 on the Billboard Top 200.

For their seventh studio album, the band decided to dive into bleaker recesses than ever before and surfaced with their heaviest and most hypnotic album to date – the self-titled, STAIND, which debuted at #5 on the Billboard Top 200 charts.

Mohegan Sun Arena is ranked 3rd in the U.S. and 5th in the world by Billboard Magazine and was the 2008 and 2010 recipient of a Country Music Award for “Casino of The Year.” Venues Today also ranked Mohegan Sun Arena #3 in 2012 and ranked it in the top six of “Top Stops of The Decade” in 2012. Venues Today also named Mohegan Sun Arena #4 in mid-year Top Stops for 2013.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.

Aaron Lewis Takes The Road To Mohegan Sun Arena

Friday, November 9th, 2012

Solo artist to perform live in Arena on January 26th

UNCASVILLE, CT (November 9, 2012) — Aaron Lewis will bring the sounds of his first full-length solo album  entitled The Road to Mohegan Sun. The Grammy Award-nominated, multi-platinum singer, songwriter and guitarist will take the Arena stage on Saturday, January 26th at 8:00pm.

Tickets are $30.00 and are on sale now 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 starting Saturday, November 10th, subject to availability.

In 2011, the Staind frontman formally arrived in the Country world with the release of his debut EP, Town Line. Highlighted by the success of the gold-selling single “Country Boy” featuring the legendary George Jones and Charlie Daniels, the seven-song EP reached #1 on the Billboard Country Albums chart and #7 on the Billboard Top 200 upon release. Lewis also received two Academy of Country Music nominations for “Vocal Event of the Year” for “Country Boy” (for his work as artist and as co-producer) as well as two CMT nominations, one for “USA Weekend Breakthrough Video of the Year” and another for “Collaborative Video of the Year.”  Simultaneously, the music video for the single stirred similar fan fervor, surpassing 12-million views on YouTube and 3 million on CMT.com.

Mohegan Sun Arena is ranked 3rd in the U.S. and 4th in the world by Billboard Magazine and was the 2008 and 2010 recipient of a Country Music Award for “Casino of The Year.”  Venues Today also ranked Mohegan Sun Arena #4 in 2011 and ranked in the top six of “Top Stops of The Decade” in 2012. 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.