HARD ROCK CALLING 2011 – FIRST HEADLINER ANNOUNCED!
aaamusic | On 27, Oct 2010
Hard Rock International and Live Nation announced today that the Grammy® Award-winning, all-American rock band BON JOVI are confirmed to headline HARD ROCK CALLING on Saturday 25 June in London’s Hyde Park. Globally, the band has sold 120 million albums and performed more than 2,600 concerts in over 50 countries for more than 34 million fans.
“2011 marks Hard Rock’s 40th anniversary and there is no better way to celebrate than with Bon Jovi at Hard Rock Calling in Hyde Park,” said Hamish Dodds, president and CEO, Hard Rock International. “Not only has Bon Jovi been one of the world’s most successful and beloved bands, but they have also been a friend of the Hard Rock brand for many years.”
Live Nation’s Toby Leighton-Pope commented, ‘’There is nothing quite like being at a high octane BON JOVI concert in the summer and their UK fans are in for a night to remember on June 25.’’
Tickets for Hard Rock Calling on 25 June 2011 go on sale
at 9am – Monday 1 November 2010
Next week, BON JOVI will pick up the ‘Global Icon’ Award at MTV’s European Music Awards in Madrid on November 7. They will also perform live and exclusively on UK Television with an appearance on X Factor this coming Sunday ITV at 6pm.