Show Scheduled Dec. 13 At The Mahaffey Theater
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (Oct. 14, 2013) – Three American blockbuster bands plus a special guest to be announced Oct. 31 will perform an acoustic show presented by MIX 100.7 at The Mahaffey Theater on Friday, Dec. 13 at 6:30 p.m.
Tickets are $39, $59 and $139 for a special VIP package and will go on sale Friday, Oct. 18 at 10 a.m.
The $139 VIP ticket will grant entry into an exclusive Mix 100.7 pre-show party from 5-7 p.m., best seats within the first six rows, free parking, commemorative laminate, event T-shirt and more! The show promoter is Ledge Entertainment, LLC.
The Goo Goo Dolls made their mark 20 years ago and recently released their latest album, Magnetic. Renowned for their commercially successful 1998 single “Iris,” the band has released nine albums, had 14 top ten singles on various charts and sold more than 10 million albums worldwide. “Iris” was ranked No. 1 on Billboard’s “Top 100 Pop Songs 1992-2012” chart last October.
Magnetic has 11 news songs from the celebratory single “Rebel Beat” to the love-rediscovery ballad “Slow It Down” to the blue-collar anthem “Keep the Car Running.” Band members are primary singer, songwriter and guitarist John Rzeznik, bassist Robby Takas and drummer Mike Malinin.
The Fray, a rock band from Denver, achieved national success with their debut album, How to Save a Life, in 2005. The single, “Over My Head (Cable Car),” became a Top 10 hit in the United States, and the release of their second single, “How to Save a Life,” brought them worldwide fame.
The song charted in the top three of the Billboard Hot 100 and was a top 5 single in Australia, Canada, Ireland, Italy, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom. The Fray’s second album, self-titled and released in 2009, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard charts, certified gold in the US and was nominated for a Grammy for Best Pop Vocal Album. The Fray (band members Isaac Slade, Joe King, Dave Welsh and Ben Wysocki) was ranked No. 84 on Billboard’s “Artists of the Decade” list.
Musician and songwriter ZZ Ward sings soul, blues, pop and hip-hop and released her debut album, Til the Casket Drops, in October 2012. Her first single, “Put the Gun Down,” broke into the Top 10 on the AAA radio chart on Feb. 3, 2013. ZZ Ward performed this song on VH1 Big Morning Buzz Live with Carrie Keagen, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and Conan.
“Put the Gun Down” also broke into the Top 40 on the Billboard Alternative chart.
Tickets are $39, $59 and $139 and may be purchased online at TheMahaffey.com, charge by phone at 727.893.7832 or in person at The Mahaffey Theater Box Office. The Box Office is open 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday or at least 90 minutes prior to any ticketed event. There are no added charges ever on tickets purchased directly from The Mahaffey Theater.
About The Mahaffey Theater
The Mahaffey Theater, under the management of Big3 Entertainment, is one of Tampa Bay’s top-rated performing arts venues. Home to the Florida Orchestra, The Mahaffey Theater hosts top-quality national and international artists and performances – Broadway, pop, rock, comedy, dance, classical and interactive engagements and exhibitions.
Located in the heart of downtown St. Petersburg, the 2,031-seat cultural jewel boasts spectacular waterfront views and is located only minutes away from white sandy beaches and world-renowned museums. Additionally, the theater supports the highly successful Class Acts program, which enables school children to experience the performing arts through in-theater performances as well as in-school outreach and extension programs.
About Ledge Entertainment, LLC
Ledge Entertainment is run by two industry veterans – Mike Childs and Ray Steinman. Combining with over 50 years of experience, they have produced more than 5,000 events and show no signs of slowing down. The company, based in New York City, has built a reputation for the level of integrity, professionalism and the problem solving capabilities that it brings to the table.
In 2006 Mike Childs founded Ledge Entertainment, the renowned national live events and consulting company and has guided the company through the constant changing tides of the industry. Ledge Entertainment continues impressive annual growth and is proud to work with some of the most highly respected artists, artist managers, radio stations, record label executives, music festivals, tours and events in the USA.